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Monday, August 19, 2019
Trump's Domestic Gag Rule Forces Planned Parenthood to Withdraw From Title X Funding, Threatening Healthcare of 1.5 Million Women
"This is about control. Period. We will resist."
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Reps. Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar during a press conference Monday. Banned From Israel, Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib Hold Press Conference to 'Humanize' Palestinian Experience Under Occupation
"We cannot let Trump and Netanyahu succeed in hiding the cruel reality of the occupation from us."
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Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.), a 2020 presidential candidate, speaks during a news conference with fellow Democrats at the U.S. Capitol October 25, 2017 in Washington, D.C. Kamala Harris, Who Just Clarified Her Rejection of Real M4All, to Snub Climate Forum in Favor of Big Donors
"We need a leader who prioritizes the future of humanity over rubbing elbows with millionaires and billionaires."
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Members of the Sunrise Movement hubs from all across New York state gathered for a raucous rally on August 13, 2019 outside of the DNC headquarters on 420 Lexington Avenue in New York City to pressure the N.Y. members of the DNC to vote for a climate debate when the DNC gathers in San Francisco on August 22-24. With Key Vote Just Days Away, Activists Ramp Up Pressure on DNC to Hold #ClimateDebate
"Only a climate-specific debate will show whether the candidates are climate ready or not."
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Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) Praising Sanders for His Call to Ban Law Enforcement Using Facial Recognition Tools, Digital Rights Group Urges All Presidential Hopefuls to Follow Suit
"Every single 2020 candidate should be calling for a ban on this invasive, biased, and dangerous technology."
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After Nationwide Calls for Justice and Family's Tireless Advocacy, NYPD Fires Officer Who Killed Eric Garner
"Eric Garner's family has never stopped fighting."
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Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan, pictured in Beijing, China in November 2018, called on the world Sunday to watch neighboring India's right-wing tilt. Pakistan PM Imran Khan Calls on World to Pay Attention to India's "Fascist, Racist Hindu Supremacist Ideology and Leadership"
Indian PM Narendra Modi reportedly rejected the comparison in a Monday phone conversation with US President Donald Trump
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protests in Hong Kong 1.7 Million Turn Out for Hong Kong Demonstration With Vow to 'Keep Fighting' as Protests Enter 11th Week
Initially sparked in June by a now-suspended extradition bill, the protests have since produced a list of demands that include a probe of police behavior and universal suffrage
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Icelanders Hold Funeral for Okjukull, Country's First Glacier to Die From the Climate Crisis
"This monument is to acknowledge that we know what is happening and what needs to be done."
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People take part in a demonstration as part of the campaign "Stop Killer Robots" organised by German NGO "Facing Finance" to ban what they call killer robots on March 21, 2019 in front of the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin. Campaign Renews Demand for Ban on 'Killer Robots,' Calls Out US Obstruction
Without a binding treaty requiring "meaningful human control over the use of force," say campaigners, lives could "be taken based on algorithms"
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