All News Articles for 2016-05-23

Monday, May 23, 2016
Seizing Chance, Sanders Makes Bold Progressive Picks to Shape DNC Platform
Though compromised allotment falls short of Sanders' suggestion, Vermont Senator doesn't waste opportunity to make progressive choices
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Whistleblower Revelations Expose 'Lie' that Snowden Had a Choice
Author Mark Hertsgaard tells Democracy Now! that Edward Snowden 'had no choice' but to go public with leaks
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In Egregious "Feticide" Case, Woman Fights Back Against Reproductive Injustice
Purvi Patel is first woman in U.S. history to be sentenced to prison for losing her own pregnancy
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Colorado's Tenacious Anti-Fracking Movement Explores "Last-Ditch Options"
With little recourse after state Supreme Court ruling, Coloradans seek legal and electoral means to protect communities against oil and gas drilling
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Call It a 'Coup': Leaked Transcripts Detail How Elite Orchestrated Overthrow in Brazil
Revelations detail 'national pact' between government, military, and oil executives
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Baltimore Officer Found Not Guilty on All Counts in Freddie Gray Case
Officer Edward Nero was the second of six city police officers charged in the case to stand trial
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Should Dems Be Freaking Out? In First, National Polling Average Shows Trump Over Clinton
Meanwhile, Bernie Sanders continues to trounce the presumptive GOP nominee by double digits
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Protesters Rally Against US Military in Okinawa: 'Killer Go Home'
'It just keeps on happening.'
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Sanders to Senate Dems: Do You Stand with Puerto Rico or with Wall Street?
"We must not balance Puerto Rico's budget on the backs of children, senior citizens, the sick, and the most vulnerable people in Puerto Rico."
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