All News Articles for 2017-09-11

Monday, September 11, 2017
A night-time image of Hurricane Irma over the Leeward Islands on Sept. 6 at 1:35am EDT. (Photo: NOAA/NASA Goddard Rapid Response Team/flickr/cc) Elizabeth Kolbert: An Honest Conversation About Climate Change Is Needed in Wake of Irma & Harvey
"It's never the right time to talk about climate change for people like Scott Pruitt."
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protester calls for end of war on terror 16 Years After 9/11, Muslims Still Central Targets in War With No End
On Monday, many Americans "mourn the often forgotten victims of the never-ending wars and draconian counter-terrorism policies of the post-9/11 world: the Muslim community."
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President Donald Trump and Kris Kobach, Kansas secretary of state, shake hands following their meeting with president-elect at Trump International Golf Club, November 20, 2016 in Bedminster Township, New Jersey. Ahead of Meeting, Trump Election Commission Ripped as 'Stain on Democracy'
The so-called Election Integrity Commission is little more than a "platform for the extremist views of those who support voter suppression," rights groups say
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 Demonstrators hold signs at Dulles International Airport in January to protest the adminstration's then newly-rolled out "Muslim ban."  (Photo: Geoff Livingston/flickr/cc) Siding With Trump, SCOTUS Gives Narrowed Muslim Ban Temporary Stay
"Emma Lazarus turns over in her grave."
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The Republican effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act over the summer energized the pro-Medicare for All movement. Here Are the 39 Senate Democrats (and Angus King) Still Not Backing Medicare For All
While seven Democrats have now signed on as co-sponsors of Bernie Sanders' bill, most have remained on the sidelines
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Amid Food Shortage and Slow Relief Efforts, Post-Irma 'Survival' Is Not 'Looting'
"When there's no food, no water...there's no such thing as 'looting.' It is called survival."
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A general view of the entrance to the Akoya by DAMAC Trump International Golf Club on December 12, 2015 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (Photo: Francois Nel/Getty Images) 'Art of the Emolument Deal': Report Suggests Trump Betrayed No Foreign Deals Promise
McClatchy reveals that Trump Organization partner DAMAC Properties awarded contract to subsidiary of China State Construction Engineering Corporation for contruction at Trump World Golf Club Dubai
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Vermont Senator and former Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) speaks at the Our Revolution Massachusetts Rally at the Orpheum Theatre on March 31, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts. Sanders to Grassroots Army: New 'Medicare for All' Bill Only Beginning of Battles to Come
"This is not going to be a quick or easy fight. We'll be taking on the insurance companies, the drug companies, Wall Street, and all those who make billions in profit from the current dysfunctional system."
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Pope Francis If Humanity Doesn't Turn Back from Climate Abyss, Says Pope, 'We Will Go Down'
"You can see the effects of climate change and scientists have clearly said what path we have to follow."
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Attorney General Jeff Sessions arrives to view the solar eclipse at the White House on August 21, 2017 in Washington, DC. 'Legitimately Insane': To Scare Leakers, Sessions Wants White House Staff Polygraphed
"A crackdown on leaks is a crackdown on the free press and on democracy as a whole."
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