All News Articles for 2016-07-07

Thursday, July 7, 2016
Will Democrats Get It Right on Climate Before It's Too Late?
"Democrats are not just in a race with Donald Trump, they're in a race against time to save our communities from catastrophic climate change."
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New Study Offers More Evidence Dems Need to Fight for Medicare-for-All
'Our findings dramatize the urgent need for national health insurance—a single-payer reform with first-dollar coverage—that would assure that all Americans can get the care they need'
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As Battle for Party's Future Rages On, Sanders Signals Clinton Endorsement Coming
Evidence of pending announcement comes as his supporters wage contentious fight over platform and future of party
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Public Ed Advocates Wary of Democratic Establishment—And Here's Why
'How about signaling a new direction for federal education policy, one that promises to support schools and educators, not to punish them?'
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Arctic Sea Ice Hits Record Low for June Amid Escalating Warnings
The area's sea ice cover shrank 56,900 square kilometers (22,000 square miles) per day last month
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'Horrific Human Rights Crime': Another Environmental Activist Slain in Honduras
Lesbia Yaneth Urquía , a compatriot of two other recently murdered campaigners, was found dead beside a municipal landfill on Wednesday
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"It's About Letting Giant Corporations Rig the Rules": Warren Skewers TPP
Democratic senator from Massachusetts offers fresh criticism of trade deal in new video
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"Don't Tell Me He's Dead": Aftermath of Yet Another Fatal Police Shooting of Black Man Streamed Live
Two black men are fatally shot by police in two days, and video footage of both incidents provokes nationwide outcry
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Hundreds of Tenants Are Latest Victims of Silicon Valley's Creeping Inequality
'Much like the greater Bay Area and California as a whole, Silicon Valley is a far more unequal place than it used to be.'
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'Sham' GMO Bill Advances in Senate Amid Widespread Opposition
'It is a non-labeling bill disguised as a labeling bill, a sham and a legislative embarrassment'
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