Ro Khanna

Ro Khanna

US Rep. Ro Khanna is a Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives, representing California's 17th District. Follow him on Twitter: @RoKhanna

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The United Nations childrens agency said Friday, Oct. 19, 2018, that Yemen’s economic crisis and the relentless violence at a key Red Sea port city risks leaving millions of children and families without food, clean water and sanitation.(Photo: Hani Mohammed / Associated Press August 2018) Views
Tuesday, October 23, 2018
Congress Must End U.S. Military Aid to Saudi War in Yemen
Every ghastly new detail we learn about the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi suggests that this was a premeditated murder, carried out at the direction of the highest level of the Saudi dictatorship. The cascading revelations rival the gore of horror films, from the 15 Saudis who flew...
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"The lack of urgency in Congress has persisted," writes Rep. Ro Khanna (D-Calif.), "even in the wake of recent revelations that a Facebook security breach exposed 50 million users’ personal information to attackers and Google let third-party app developers access information on users who did not give them permission." Views
Saturday, October 13, 2018
Facebook's and Google’s Breaches Show It’s Time for an Internet Bill of Rights
Our Founding Fathers drafted the Bill of Rights to safeguard our freedoms in the physical world. Today, as Americans are living more of their lives online , the digital age demands that we have new rights to protect our freedoms in the cyber world. To secure these rights, we will have to overcome...
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Tuesday, October 09, 2018
End US Complicity in Yemen's Humanitarian Disaster
In August, the world watched in horror as a Saudi-led coalition airstrike in Yemen claimed the lives of 40 innocent children . The boys, many under the age of 10, were killed when their school bus was bombed during a class trip. The weapon used in that deadly bombing was made in America. It was not...
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Thursday, September 06, 2018
It’s Time to Get Billionaires Off of Welfare
Year after year, decade after decade, Republicans in Washington have lectured the American people about the need for “welfare reform.” In the 1980s, Ronald Reagan railed against a fictitious “welfare queen” driving a Cadillac. Just a few years ago, Republicans turned their attention to a young...
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