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Five Pro-Democracy Activists Sentenced for Disrupting the U.S. Supreme Court
In April of 2015, five pro-democracy activists stood up in the U.S. Supreme Court to denounce the justices for allowing unlimited sums of money to corrupt our politics. This action occurred on the one-year anniversary of the McCutcheon v. FEC ruling, in which the court ruled that the overall...
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Trump Team, ALEC, Koch Industries Debate Gerrymandering the U.S. Senate in Denver
Now that GOP state legislators have control over 32 state legislatures (both chambers), thanks in large part to partisan gerrymandering, some extremists are preparing to use their clout to gerrymander the U.S. Senate. This week in Denver, July 19-21, the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC...
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Bernie Sanders Denounces Trumpcare as 'The Most Anti-Working Class Legislation Ever'
President Donald Trump "is supporting the most anti-working class legislation ever presented in the modern history of this country—a disastrous healthcare bill," Sanders said.
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Atlantic City, NJ passed an ordinance banning the corporate takeover of public water Wednesday. News
'People Power Defeating Corporate Power': Atlantic City Says People Have Say Over Their Water
"A ringing endorsement of the work done by community members to save their water system from a corporate takeover."
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Justice Neil Gorsuch Has Landed, to the Delight of the American Right
The biggest story coming from the Supreme Court these days doesn’t concern the cases the court decided during its recently completed October 2016 term. The biggest story—and it’s one that will resound for decades—is that Neil Gorsuch has replaced the deceased Antonin Scalia as the panel’s ninth...
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ALEC​'s Covert War on Democracy
Ahead of national convention in Denver, a look at destruction wrought by group that pairs right-wing lawmakers with corporate interests
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Come Together and Fight the Oligarchy, Declares Sanders in Stirring Commencement
"If we refuse to allow demagogues to divide us," senator tells Brooklyn College graduates, "there is no end to what the great people of our nation can accomplish."
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In Rallies Across Montana, Sanders and Quist Rail Against 'Un-American Healthcare Plan'
With Sanders by his side, progressive long-shot drew thousands to speeches in Butte, Billings, Missoula, and Bozeman
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For Democrats, Resistance Trumps Ideas
Bold, new proposals were scarce during a recent gathering of high-profile party members, but there was a vigorous competition on who had the best Trump putdown
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Latest Trump Order Delivers 'Broadside to Separation of Church and State'
"I t's clear that the Trump administration and Congressional leadership are using religion as a wedge to further divide the country and permit discrimination"
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