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 The most unconscionable situation is the thousands of migrant youths that the U.S. government currently has locked up in its rapidly expanding archipelago of detention centers — tents rapidly erected in the arid desert or other substandard facilities rife with abuse. (Photo: CAROLYN COLE / LOS ANGELES TIMES)  Views
Trumpism Is Fueled by One Thing: Fear. 12,800 Kids Are Paying a Terrible Price
This is going to get a lot worse before it gets better
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Trump tosses rolls of paper towels like basketballs to victims of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico in 2017 Views
Hurricane Trump, Season 2
If we don’t take responsibility things will only get worse, and Trump has completely shoved his head in the sand, so it is up to everyone else now.
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The Republican Party is effectively doing all it can to worsen climate-fueled weather disasters. (Photo: Illustrated | REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst, NOAA via Getty Images) Views
Politicize the Weather
It's time to realize one simple truth: Republicans are very largely to blame
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Hurricane Florence, as seen from space on Sept. 13. (NASA via YouTube) Views
Our Planet Is Angry
We are a species in deep, deep trouble
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As Florence Makes Landfall, Poorest Once More Likely to Suffer Most From Storm's Destruction
"These disasters drag into the light exactly who is already being thrown away," notes Naomi Klein
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The "President" Is A Loathsome Sociopath Doing Even More Damage Than We Knew, So Mueller Please Hurry
After the Democratic hoax of Maria. Photo by Carlos Garcia Rawlins/Reuters It took the White House all day to come up with an ostensible defense for its sick narcissist's claim that Democrats just made up over 3,000 dead people in Puerto Rico "to make me look as bad as possible” - he was "...
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'Shame on You!' Outrage After Trump Falsely Claims That '3,000 People Did Not Die' in Puerto Rico From Hurricane
"You can try and bully us with your tweets but we know our lives matter," responded San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz. "You will never take away our self respect."
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President Donald Trump speaks while meeting with FEMA Administrator Brock Long and Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen in the Oval Office September 11, 2018 in Washington, D.C. (Photo: Win McNamee/Getty Images) News
'This Is a Scandal': With Hurricane Florence Barreling Toward US, Document Shows Trump Moved $10M From FEMA to ICE
"The administration transferred millions of dollars away from FEMA. And for what? To implement their profoundly misguided 'zero tolerance' policy."
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Lawmaker to Trump on Puerto Rico: "3,000 Dead Americans Isn't an 'Unsung Success,' It's a National Disgrace"
"Shame on President Trump," says Congressman Adriano Espaillat. "Puerto Rico is one of Trump's most significant failures to date!"
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Amid Extreme Weather and Record Heat, Global Mobilization Demands 'Fast and Fair Transition to 100% Renewable Energy for All'
"We are at a crossroads. By acting together, we can end the era of fossil fuels and save the climate we all depend on."
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