All Articles on Alaska

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Unhinged? Unlikely
Trump is a pathological liar and we now know that Kavanaugh has lied his way through his confirmation hearings for his federal judgeship and now for the Supreme Court
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"This is Alaska's North Slope, which already was heavily drilled and which the current administration and its landlords are planning to turn into another bonanza for themselves." (Photo: Getty) Views
Climate Change Destroys the Lives of the Poorest Human Beings First
History will not look kindly on us for this, or for any other aspect of our environmental record
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Warning Kavanaugh Would Be 'Rubber Stamp' on Trump's Anti-Healthcare, Anti-Choice Agenda, Groups Announce Wave of Direct Actions
More than 100 events are being held across the country this week, targeting Republican senators in Maine, Alaska, and Nevada during the August congressional recess
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Investors Controlling $2.5 Trillion Stand With Indigenous People Against Trump Plan to Drill 'Sacred' Arctic Refuge
"Any oil company or bank that supports drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge...would be associated with trampling on human rights, destroying one of the world’s last remaining intact wild places, and contributing to the climate crisis."
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Showing 'Total Disregard for Indigenous Rights and Public Wishes,' Trump Moves to Open Alaska Wildlife Refuge to Drilling
Critics warn that drilling in the region will threaten hundreds of species, violate the human rights of Native people, and further exacerbate the climate crisis
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With Vote to Kill Guidance Against Racist Auto Lending, Senate GOP Takes War on Regulations to 'Vicious' New Level
"This may end up being the most vicious hardball escalation and norm-breaking of Trump's first two years."
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As Automation Concerns Grow, Support for Universal Basic Income Soars
"We don't need to threaten people with homelessness and poverty to get them to work. It's capitalism where income doesn't start at zero."
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In at least six states, American voters have the chance to directly enact legislation that would curb corporate lobbyist influence, raise the minimum wage, enact police reforms, or restore voting rights. (Photo: Calvindexter/Getty Images. Illustration by Enkhbayar Munkh-Erdene.) Views
6 States Where Voters Could Push Democracy Forward in the Midterms
From raising the minimum wage to enacting police reforms, here are ballot initiatives progressives should watch in 2018.
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Trump: I 'Didn't Care' About Arctic Drilling Until My Big Oil Friend Said I Should
"It's a sickening display of how easily the president is swayed into supporting something that will likely benefit his friends at the expense of the public."
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An 'Oil-Soaked Nightmare': New Analysis Shows Trump's Offshore Drilling Plan Could Mean Over 5,000 Spills
"No president has ever pushed a drilling plan that would do so much damage along so many American coastlines. It's really astonishing."
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