All News Articles for 2016-07-20

Wednesday, July 20, 2016
Even Conservative US Court Knows Texas Voter ID Law is 'Affront to Democracy'
Federal appeals court rules Texas's voter ID law violates Voting Rights Act
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Will Clinton VP Pick Be 'Pronounced Middle Finger' to Millions Who Voted for Bernie?
Appropriate progressive response to inadequate choice, says one Democratic delegate, 'would be expressions of outrage and nonviolent protest, from the convention floor in Philadelphia to communities across the country.'
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New Study Makes Clear: Saving Reefs Means Slashing Emissions
"To save coral reefs, we need to reduce our overreliance on fossil fuels.... Local management alone won't cut it."
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Elizabeth Warren Warns Exxon: 'You Picked A Fight with the Wrong State'
Senator from Massachusetts derides congressional attempt to 'intimidate' state Attorney General Maura Healey
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In 'Win-Win for People and Climate,' Obama Announces Solar-Boosting Initiative
'Expanding clean energy access for low- and moderate-income families is the fair thing to do and it makes smart economic sense.'
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Turkish Leaders Plan Special Courts, Prisons, 'Graveyard for Traitors' After Coup
Government leaders widen crackdown on dissidents
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Big Oil, Not Big Tobacco, Wrote the Public Skepticism Playbook: Report
'It was a pedigree the tobacco companies recognized, and sought out'
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Whistleblowers: Nuke Watchdogs Not Doing Enough to Prevent Canadian Fukushima
"That's not a nuts-and-bolts or an engineering issue. That's a safety culture issue."
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French Lawmakers Seize Upon Nice Attacks to (Again) Extend State of Emergency
'What remains of dignity in Parliament will be measured by the number of votes to reject the state of emergency'
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As Roger Ailes Circles the Drain at Fox, Is GOP Facing 'Great Unraveling'?
Fox mogul's ouster represents collapse of "conservative echo chamber itself"
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RNC Night(mare) Two: Trump Junior, the 'Lynch Mob,' and... Lucifer?
Republican convention speakers 'barely mentioned' the real estate tycoon on Tuesday night, focusing their energy instead on taking down Hillary Clinton
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Fracking Tycoon Admits Democrats Better for Business Than GOP
Whether the Democratic Party will continue to support fracking has become a hot-button issue during this year's presidential campaign
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Gruesome Film Shows US-Funded Syrian Rebel Group Behead Child
Members of Harakat Nour al-Din al-Zenki, which has received funds and weapons from the U.S., filmed themselves brutally beheading a child
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