All News Articles for 2016-04-22

Friday, April 22, 2016
Landmark Ruling Will Finally Allow Victims to Hold CIA 'Torturers to Account'
ACLU cheers 'historic win in the fight to hold the people responsible for torture accountable for their despicable and unlawful actions.'
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Senate Race Between Unabashed Progressive and Establishment Candidate Intensifies in MD
Donna Edwards surprises Maryland's political insiders as she mounts a strong challenge against centrist Chris Van Hollen
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'Historic Day for Democracy': Voting Rights Restored for over 200,000 Virginians
'The disenfranchisement of people who have served their sentences was an outdated, discriminatory vestige of our nation's Jim Crow past.'
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US-Funded Conservation in African Rainforests is Resounding Failure: Report
New report finds "current approach to protecting rainforests is not only unfair on local communities, but ineffective in protecting nature"
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Who Runs Strongest Against Trump? 'That Candidate is Me,' Says Sanders
'I want to see the Democratic party have the courage to stand up to big money interests in a way that they have not in the past,' says Sanders
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Uber Win: Settlement Allows Ridesharing Service to Keep Denying it Has 'Employees'
Workers in Massachusetts and California had challenged their designation as 'independent contractors'
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"Global Elite's Theater": Paris Deal Is Mere Starting Point for Climate Justice
Provisions in COP21 deal 'are not enough to avoid a pathway towards a 3°C world,' warns Oxfam
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Backing Bernie's Bold Vision, Biden Knocks Hillary's "No We Can't" Mantra
"I don't think any Democrat's ever won saying, 'We can't think that big,'" the vice president said.
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Death to America: Suicide Surge Parallels Era of Economic Woes
Across nearly all demographics, thirty-year trend shows increasing numbers of people living in the United States would rather not live at all
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Fracking Executive Says Rich Neighborhoods Safe from Drill Sites
At a closed-door seminar earlier this month, Range Resources official says drilling companies avoid 'big houses' of wealthy and influential people
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