All News Articles for 2017-09-27

Wednesday, September 27, 2017
"No Upside" for Trump as New Poll Shows US Majority Think President "Unfit to Serve"
Fifty-seven percent of independents and ninety-four percent of Democrats think president not equipped to hold nation's highest office
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A Gift to Rich Families Like His, Trump's Push to Repeal Estate Tax Denounced as 'Shameful'
"Does anyone honestly believe that giving $4 billion of taxpayer money to Donald Jr, Eric, Tiffany, Ivanka, and Barron will advance the lives of hard-working Americans?"
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Protesters hold signs during the 2017 Tax Day march in Los Angeles. (Photo: Molly Adams/flickr/cc) 'A Cruel Joke' and 'Morally Repugnant': Critics Blast Trump's Tax Plan for the Rich
From eliminating the estate tax to lowering the corporate and top-tier rates, billionaire president just rolled out "plan only the superrich and giant corporations could love"
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Shredding 'Failed Dogmas of Neoliberalism,' Corbyn Charts Bold New Vision for UK
The British Labour leader also slammed Tories' austerity agenda and Prime Minister Theresa May's "disdain for the powerless and the poor"
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Climate leaders (l to r) Jessica Lorena Rangel of t.e.j.a.s., Valencia Gunder of New Florida Majority,  Yvette Arellano of t.e.j.a.s., and Nancy Metayer of New Florida Majority on Wednesday on Capitol Hill. (Photo: 350.org/flickr/cc) Occupying McConnell's Office, 'Climate Champions' Demand Action Over Denial
"Climate denial is not climate change policy," declares activist Yvette Arellano
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'Chilling' New Rule Allows DHS to Monitor All Immigrants' Social Media Activity
Freedom of speech advocates denounce DHS's new "collect-it-all" approach
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A federal judge issued harshely criticized the administration's decision not to extend the Oct. 5 deadline for "Dreamers." (Photo:  Joe Brusky via Milwaukee Teachers' Education Association (MTEA)/flickr/cc) 'Heartless' and 'Unacceptable': Judge Slams Trump Admin. for DACA Deadline Refusal
"You can't come into court to espouse a position that is heartless," said U.S. District Judge Nicholas Garaufis.
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Katrina Comparisons Mount for Trump as Puerto Rico Screams for Bolder Response
"We need to get our shit together. I don't know how else to scream, and shout, and say it. This is the time for action."
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Protect net neutrality Consumer Survey Shows Two-Thirds Oppose FCC's Plan to Destroy Free and Open Internet
As Americans show overwhelming support for net neutrality, day of action in D.C. takes aim at FCC's move to serve telecom giants
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Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate in Alabama, Roy Moore, displays a pistol to express his support for Second Amendment as he speaks at a campaign rally on September 25, 2017 in Fairhope, Alabama. Trump Deletes Tweets Backing GOP Loser as Epic 'Bigot' Moore Wins in Alabama
Republican special election primary winner Moore has been dubbed "Ayatollah of Alabama," and for good reason
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