All News Articles for 2017-11-15

Wednesday, November 15, 2017
#MeToo Act: New Bill Aimed at Combating Sexual Harrassment on Capitol Hill
"The culture in this country has been awakened to the fact that we have a serious epidemic in the workplace in all professions, in all walks of life, and it's incumbent upon those who are in authority to address it and address it swiftly."
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'Ready to Resist': Progressives Rally Ahead of Crucial GOP Tax Scam Vote
"When you come for our healthcare, we come for your jobs," was one activist's message to Congress
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protesters 'State-Sponsored Torture': Ohio Grants Temporary Reprieve After Botched Execution
Human rights advocates censured the state for making "a spectacle of a man's life," declaring "the cruel and unusual practice of lethal injection must end"
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'This Is Barbaric': Sen. Murphy Slams US for Contributing to Yemen's Humanitarian Crisis
"The bombing campaign that has caused the cholera outbreak could not happen without us."
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Richard Cordray, Who 'Held Big Banks Accountable,' Announces Resignation From CFPB
An Obama appointee, the embattled Cordray had led the consumer watchdog since it began in 2011
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young boy watches on between two Palestinian House Dems Introduce 'Groundbreaking and Much Overdue' Bill on Palestinian Rights
Rep. Betty McCollum (D-Minn.) said "Congress must not turn a blind eye" to "the unjust and ongoing mistreatment of Palestinian children living under Israeli occupation"
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Declaring 'Train of Injuries Must End,' House Dems Introduce Articles of Impeachment Against Trump
"If a crime is committed, you convene a grand jury, and in this case that is the House Judiciary Committee and we need to get started."
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In Copy/Pasted Tweet, Trump Proves There Are Too Many Mass Shootings in the US to Keep Track
After shooting in California, the president offers condolences for an attack that took place nine days earlier in Texas
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Australians celebrate marriage equality vote Jubilation as Australians Vote in Favor of Legalizing Same-Sex Marriage
While celebrations broke out nationwide, some called for additional legislative efforts to more broadly improve the lives of LGBTQ Australians
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House Approves $700B 'Cash Cow for Weapons Companies'—But Single Payer 'Too Expensive'
"What if we tell House Republicans and Democrats that North Korea wanted to close schools, take our healthcare away and pump CO2 into our air—we could suddenly, magically find $700 billion dollars for all of it."
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