All News Articles for 2016-11-17

Thursday, November 17, 2016
Trump Empire Contains 'Most Blatant Conflicts of Interest in History'
Trump's "duties to the American people now must prevail over your personal ties to the Trump Organization businesses," say pro-democracy groups
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'Resistance Is Courage': Author and Climate Warrior Offers Thoughts on Struggle Ahead
Terry Tempest Williams resists Obama administration's "antiquated approach to fossil fuels," while surveying the fight to come
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Angela Merkel Sounds Death Knell for TTIP—But Don't Thank Donald Trump
'The best way to defeat [Trump] is to to stop these trade deals and build a democratic economy that works for everyone'
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Meet the Islamophobic Black-Ops Master Likely to Head Trump's National Security Team
Flynn, who has suggested killing the families of suspected terrorists is okay, has been called "the embodiment of Donald Rumsfeld's view that the world is the battlefield"
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Bernie Sanders and Broad Progressive Coalition Hold People's Rally in D.C.
'It is incumbent on all of us to speak out today'
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Wall Street and Private Prisons 'Licking Their Lips' Over Trump Presidency
Under Obama, DOJ was set to phase out private detention centers. After Trump's victory, prison corporation stocks skyrocketed
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A sunset in the Marshall Islands 'Business-As-Usual' Climate Scenario Will Cost World Economy $12 Trillion: UN
UN report warns of the costs of unabated climate change after election of U.S. president who plans to allow just that
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Sanders Warns President-Elect Trump: 'We Are Not Going Backwards'
'Mr. Trump, we have a list of everything you said and we are going to hold you to account,' says progressive leader
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Under Shadow of Trump, Lame Duck Obama Unveils Bold Climate Plan
The plan lays out how the US government—if so inclined—could reduce greenhouse gas emissions by more than 80 percent by 2050
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Major Trump Backer Cites Internment Camps to Defend 'Muslim Registry'
Under Trump, "one of the most shameful episodes in our country's history... [is now] an inspiration for policymaking," said Baher Azmy of the Center for Constitutional Rights
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