All News Articles for 2017-06-21

Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Admitting His Contempt, Trump Says 'Poor Person' Shouldn't Run Economy
"I love all people, rich or poor," President Trump said, but in positions like Commerce Secretary, now headed by billionaire Wilbur Ross, "I just don't want a poor person."
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Industry Was Doubly Generous With These 13 GOP Senators Now Drafting Trumpcare
While baker's dozen of Republicans' all-male, all-white legislative team draft bill in secret, analysis reveals giving of insurance and pharmaceutical industries
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Biggest Banks Fueling Climate Disaster With Billions Poured Into 'Extreme Fossil Fuels'
"Our planet just can't take it."
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ACLU Sues DC Police for Attempts to 'Chill' Dissent on Inauguration Day
The suit claims D.C. police unlawfully arrested peaceful demonstrators and indiscriminately deployed tear gas and flash-bang grenades against journalists, legal observers, and crowds of protesters
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Deadly Heatwaves Could Threaten Nearly Three-Quarters of World's Inhabitants
New study released as "unusually early" heatwaves grip large swathes of globe
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'The Sky Didn't Fall': Study on Seattle $15 Minimum Wage Proves Critics Wrong
"These findings are consistent with the lion's share of rigorous academic minimum wage research studies"
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Day of Rage: London Marchers Denounce 'Corporate Manslaughter' of Grenfell Tower Victims
'We have a responsibility to raise our voice for justice and equality in society,' said one marcher
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Amid Senate Secrecy, Opposition to Trumpcare (Even Among GOP Voters) Grows
Even Republicans are learning to hate the healthcare legislation now being crafted by Senate Republicans behind closed doors
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Following Ossoff Loss, Democrats Urged to Embrace 'Bold Progressive Vision'
"Democrats will not win back power merely by serving as an alternative to Trump and Republicans."
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