All News Articles for 2017-04-04

Tuesday, April 4, 2017
Calls for Accountability, Probe, After Dozens Killed in Suspected Chemical Attack
Children made up a third of the victims, according to Save the Children, which also reported a second likely gas attack
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Sanders Attacks Gorsuch as Supreme Court Standoff Hurtles Forward
"We need a Supreme Court justice who will protect workers' rights, not just corporate profits. I fear Judge Gorsuch is not that person."
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Carbon Levels Could Hit Pre-Human, 'Palms in the Arctic' State by Mid-Century
If fossil fuel use continues unabated, atmosphere could revert "to values of CO2 not seen since the early Eocene (50 million years ago)," new report finds
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RESIST DAY #75: What You Can Do Today
Resistance in your community, across the country, and around the globe
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Donald Trump and Paul Ryan TrumpCare Rears Its Ugly Head Again—And It's Even Worse Than Before
Attempting to revive healthcare repeal, White House officials propose even harsher legislation to appease far-right Freedom Caucus
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'No Regard for Human Rights': Sessions Slammed for Order on Police Conduct
Order is "a clear indication that [Sessions'] Department of Justice is moving toward abandoning its obligations to uphold federal civil rights laws through consent decrees"
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'No Walls, No War, No Warming': Progressives Call for Priorities Shift
Under President Donald Trump's budget, "war wins out"—over pretty much everything
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New Questions as 'Notorious Mercenary' Erik Prince Re-emerges in Trump Storyline
Washington Post reports that Blackwater founder Erik Prince attempted to establish 'back-channel line of communication' between Moscow and the White House
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Trump Quietly Inks Deal Selling Out Americans to Telecom Industry
With overreach now established as law of the land, open internet advocates are encouraging consumers to protect themselves and their data
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A pregnant woman in Timor-Leste, Indonesia, where the United Nations Population Fund supplied much-needed equipment to a national hospital to reduce maternal mortality rates. Outcry as Trump Slashes Funding for World's Most Vulnerable Mothers and Newborns
Trump's State Department falsely claims that UN agency supports "a program of coerced abortion or involuntary sterilization"
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Protesters Drop 'Impeach Trump #Resist' Banner at First Nationals Game
'Although we wish [Trump] could have seen our flag in person, we believe that he still got the message,' activist said
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In Trump's Dystopia, Movie Theaters Nationwide Screening "1984"
"Orwell's portrait of a government that manufactures their own facts, demands total obedience, and demonizes foreign enemies, has never been timelier"
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