All News Articles for 2017-02-28

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Threatening Clean Water for Millions, Trump Signs Off on Polluter Giveaway
Environmental organizations say "Trump's dirty water order is dangerous and illegal, based on corporate greed and unlawful environmental pollution"
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Sanders Tackles Drug Pricing (Again), This Time With Help From 'Big-Pharma Dems'
Lawmakers call on President Donald Trump to make good on campaign promises and back their bill in Tuesday's address to Congress
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A vigil for Berta Cáceres. Berta Cáceres' Murder Linked to U.S.-Trained Soldiers, Leaked Court Docs Show
Leaked documents add weight to whistleblower's claim that U.S.-trained elite military troops killed prominent Honduran activist
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From Inside and Out, Resistance Aims to Counter Trump Address to Congress
"We're here to remind him that not only are his policies unpopular, they are also destructive to the fabric of this nation and our planet"
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Protesters gathered in front of Trump Hotel in Vancouver, B.C., before its grand opening. Vancouver Trump Hotel Opening Met With Protests, Shunned by City Officials
'We want to push back against this emboldening of hatred and misogyny and xenophobia and racism'
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Mourners Protest Trump at Funeral for Indian Man Killed in Kansas
Srinivas Kuchibhotla was killed when a white navy veteran allegedly fired on him at a bar, yelling, 'get out of my country'
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Moment of Truth for House GOP as Committee Debates Trump Investigation
'Despite our repeated efforts to seek out the truth, our calls have fallen on deaf ears,' said Rep. Jerrold Nadler, who introduced the resolution of inquiry. 'Well, not anymore'
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Groups Raise Alarm About Under-the-Radar, 'Extremist' Healthcare Nominee
Maternity coverage, Medicare, and Medicaid all at risk under Trump nominee Seema Verma, poised to be " the most powerful woman you've never heard of"
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Outcry Kills Anti-Protest Law in Arizona, But Troubling Trend Continues Nationwide
Rash of anti-protest laws and effort to dismiss demonstrators as 'paid agitators' are 'standard operating procedure for movement opponents,' says expert
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Clueless DeVos Uses 'Byproduct of Jim Crow' to Push 'School Choice' Ideology
'Betsy DeVos said HBCUs were about school choice. As if white/colored water fountains were about beverage options.'
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Shell Knew, Too: Investigation Reveals Big Oil Co.'s Decades-Long Climate Lies
Much like ExxonMobil, Shell lobbied against climate legislation and invested billions in fossil fuels despite knowing dangers of global warming
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House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) was one of the 229 Republicans who blocked the measure. 'Despicable': House Republicans Torpedo Effort to Force Release of Trump's Tax Returns
229 Republicans voted down measure that would have forced the IRS to publish President Donald Trump's tax returns
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RESIST DAY #40: What You Can Do Today
Resistance in your community, across the country, and around the globe
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