All News Articles for 2016-12-06

Tuesday, December 6, 2016
With Eye to Trump, Obama Outlines How Best to Wage America's Endless War
In presidential memo, Obama emphasizes "the importance of transparency" and directs future national security agencies to annually update and publish war policies
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Forget Air Force One, Pentagon Wastes Billions and Billions Every Month
President-elect Donald Trump's focus on single Boeing contract ignores enormous waste of bloated Pentagon budget
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Claiming Clinton Actually Won, Three Florida Voters Sue for Recount
The plaintiffs blame hacking and machine malfunctions for incorrect vote totals
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Rex Tillerson Dems Plan to Grill Tillerson on Exxon's Climate Fraud
If Rex Tillerson is nominated for Secretary of State, progressives plan to use confirmation hearing to finally force Exxon CEO to testify under oath about what #ExxonKnew
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Michigan Recount Marred by Partisanship, Legal Battles, Broken Machines
'Partisan attempts to halt a good-faith effort to ensure all votes have been counted fairly should be met with intense skepticism'
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Louisiana Sheriff Goes on Obscenity-Laden Tirade in Defense of Police in Joe McKnight Case
Normand unflinchingly repeated offensive, racist remarks to discuss a case already facing widespread criticisms of racial bias
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New Campaign Aims to Block Trump's "Cabinet of Hate and Wall St. Greed"
'As representatives of all Americans, you must stand up against hatred and greed'
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Demand Grows for Trump to Drop Fake-News Peddling, Islamophobic Flynn
'This is the least experienced president in American history,' said Foreign Policy editor David Rothkopf. 'Getting balanced advice to the president is more important than ever.'
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"We the people" First Republican Elector Joins Anti-Trump Revolt
'I owe no debt to a party. I owe a debt to my children to leave them a nation they can trust.'
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Site Smeared as 'Russian Propaganda' Demands Washington Post Retraction
"Your identification of Naked Capitalism as a 'fake news site' and as an agent for Russian propaganda designed to undermine American democracy is defamatory"
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Native Leaders Formally Forgive Veterans in Emotional Ceremony
"We didn't respect you, we polluted your Earth, we've hurt you in so many ways but we've come to say that we are sorry. We are at your service and we beg for your forgiveness," said veteran Wesley Clark, Jr.
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