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With Help of Democrats, Regulators Move to Gut 'Last Line of Defense' Against Wall Street Gambling
"We can expect Too Big to Fail banks to get riskier and have less of a cushion to guard taxpayers from bailouts," said Rep. Katie Porter
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Another Guilty Verdict for Monsanto as Jury Finds Roundup Was 'Substantial Factor' in Causing Man's Cancer
"As similar lawsuits mount, the evidence will grow that Roundup is not safe, and that the company has tried to cover it up."
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US Killing Civilians With 'Impunity' in Hidden War on Somalia: Report
"The attacks appear to have violated international humanitarian law."
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What Republicans and Billionaires Really Mean When They Talk About ‘Freedom’
Freedom to be homeless, jobless, and unable to access health care when you need it
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'A Poll Tax By Any Other Name': Florida GOP Undermines Newly-Restored Voting Rights For 1.4 Million People
"The Constitution can't operate as the supreme law of our nation if it's consistently subverted."
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'McConnell Is Afraid of Democracy': Progressives Push Senate Majority Leader to Stop Blocking Vote on HR1
"McConnell and the power elite are right to be frightened. H.R. 1 would upset the normal way of doing business in Washington."
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Climate Crisis: Now Will the Older Generation Step Up?
To many who have worked on this for years, it is continually baffling that climate change is not seen as an emergency. To the young, it is a complete and utter disgrace
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Everyone Must Condemn Trump’s Sly Encouragement of Lawless Violence
When our president acts irresponsibly to divide us, citizens must act responsibly to bring us together.
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Meet the Press Chuck Todd and the Boeing Blackout
If the political journalist and anchor does decide to cover the story, he might want to focus on his colleagues' reporting on the emerging criminal investigation into Boeing
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Transformative Climate Action Is Possible—If Polluters Stay Away
We need strong firewalls separating Big Oil and other polluters from climate policymaking
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