All News Articles for 2017-04-24

Monday, April 24, 2017
American Dream in Freefall: It's This Bad
'Declines in absolute mobility have been a systematic, widespread phenomenon throughout the United States since 1940,' the authors of the new study write.
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Trump's Corporate Takeover Detailed 100 Days into 'For-Profit Presidency'
"The true depth of the administration's unswerving commitment to an especially savage version of corporate capitalism is now, as we approach the first 100 days under the Trump administration, utterly clear."
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Dennis Kucinich Is Back, With His Sights Set on For-Profit Education
Former congressman kicks off four-city tour at Ohio statehouse, fueling rumors of political comeback
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China Warns Unhinged Trump to Stop Making Matters Worse With North Korea
"The United States is not looking for a fight, so don't give us a reason to have one," said Nikki Haley, U.S. ambassador to the United Nations
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RESIST DAY #95: What You Can Do Today
Resistance in your community, across the country, and around the globe
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Resistance Movement Takes Stock as 100 Days of Trump Approaches
"We have no choice other than to fight back, to take back what was always flawed but still holds the promise of what could be," wrote Alicia Garza
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'Major Setback' for Justice as Supreme Court Rejects Torture Report Lawsuit
"The full report is the definitive account of one of the darkest chapters in our nation's history, and the public has a right to see it," said ACLU's Hina Shamsi
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Watch: Bernie Sanders Addresses 'From Protest to Power' Convention
People's Action is also launching a "Protest to Power" series "to train people for the next phase of the resistance"
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Six Environmental Heroes Awarded This Year's Goldman Prize
'The prize seeks to inspire other ordinary people to take extraordinary actions to protect the natural world'
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Planet Breaches 410 ppm as Back-to-Back Protests Demand Trump Wake Up
Bridging March for Science with Peoples Climate March, week of action will focus on creating a just transition from fossil fuels
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Save the Data: Is EPA Citizen-Science Portal in Danger Under Trump?
Site in question contains a 'data warehouse' covering air, water, and ground pollution data, plus much more
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Trump's AP Interview: Unhinged, Bombastic, and "[Unintelligible]"
President sits down with Associated Press to rail against the media, dismiss his 100-day threshold, and discuss his broken pledges
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