Jon Queally, staff writer

Jon Queally is senior editor and staff writer for Common Dreams.

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Thursday, May 25, 2017
Election Eve Assault: Asked About Trumpcare, Then Comes 'Body Slam'
Republican candidate in Montana took reporter "by the neck with both hands and slammed him into the ground"
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Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Amid GOP Assault on Safety Net, Trump's HUD Secretary Says Poverty Mostly a "State of Mind"
Republicans want to slash the nation's social safety net, but that's apparently okay by some top Republicans because "poverty" is just in the minds of the nation's poor. Offering the latest evidence that the individual President Donald Trump chose to lead one of the nation's largest anti-poverty...
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Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Civilians Killed by US Largely Ignored as Endless Global War Continues
Contradicting a version of events presented by the U.S. military and reported widely by the corporate press, a human rights group and a journalist in Yemen are citing witnesses who said a raid by U.S. Navy SEALs on Monday night killed multiple innocent civilians and not just "Al Qaeda militants" as...
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Thursday, May 18, 2017
"Frickin' Illegal": Congressman Says Trump Has No Authority for Latest Bombing
In the wake of news that the U.S. military bombed forces allied with the Syrian government of President Bashar al-Assad on Thursday, at least one member of Congress is voicing dissent by saying President Donald Trump has no legal authority to order such attacks. "The situation that led to today's...
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Tuesday, May 16, 2017
'Comey Memo': Trump Impeachment Could Rest on Obstruction of Justice
The possible existence of memorandum penned by former FBI Director James Comey in the immediate wake of a meeting he had with President Donald Trump earlier this year is being treated Tuesday night as an explosive development if its version of events, specifically that the president asked the chief...
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Sunday, May 14, 2017
As Trumpcare Targets Women's Health, GOP Mother's Day Hypocrisy Slammed
President Donald Trump wished " all of the great mothers out there " a Happy Mother's Day on Sunday, but voters from across the nation responded harshly to what they considered a hollow message from the Republican president who has proved repeatedly, both in word and in deed, that he is no friend...
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Sunday, May 14, 2017
Trump Impeachment Clock Ticks as Poll Shows Just 29% Approve of Comey Firing
"Arguably he's already obstructed justice and already violated the emoluments clause. I'm not saying we should impeach him now, I'm calling for an impeachment investigation."
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Saturday, May 13, 2017
Fired and Smeared by Trump, Comey Wants to Talk Under Oath... and 'In Public'
The swirling doubt cast by Trump's troubling behavior is leading to more talk of impeachment by the day.
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Saturday, May 13, 2017
Michelle Obama Offers Great Question To Ask Trump: 'What Is Wrong With You?'
"If someone is doing that they don't care about your kid. And we need to demand everyone to care deeply about our kids."
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Friday, May 12, 2017
Following Online Outrage, Facebook Restores Abortion Pill Provider's Page
Update (7:45AM ET): After more than twenty-four hours and amid online outrage and demands it be restored, Facebook on Friday morning re-published the page for Women on Web (WoW), an international online service that provides medical information and access to abortion pills to women where it is...
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