All News Articles for 2017-11-29

Wednesday, November 29, 2017
Here Are the Four Biggest Lies Trump Told in His Final Tax Scam Sales Pitch
"Lies, lies, lies," was how one group described Trump's Missouri tax speech
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As Senate Vote Looms, Resistance Mobilizes to Defeat 'Pathetic, Disgraceful, Immoral' GOP Tax Plan
"How else can I describe the Republican tax plan?" asked Sen. Sanders. "It must be stopped."
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A student at Northern Illinois University was among those participating in scores of walkout events on campuses nationwide on Wednesday to protest the Republican effort to make higher education more unaffordable than it already is for many. "We can't even afford real signs," his sign reads. (Photo: Twitter/@RvingNaturalist) #GradTaxWalkout: Students Nationwide Denounce Tax Proposal's Assault on Higher Ed
GOP tax plans in Congress, warn critics, "risks​ ​sending us​ ​back​ ​to​ ​an​ ​academic​ ​era​ ​in​ ​which ​ ​only​ ​the​ ​independently​ ​wealthy​ ​are​ ​able​ ​to​ ​pursue advanced​ ​degrees."
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Latest Evidence Rich Don't Need Tax Cut: Top 1% $4.9 Million Wealthier Since 2007 While Everyone Else $4,500 Poorer
The GOP tax plan would widen the already massive gap between the wealthiest Americans and everyone else
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Corporations Admit Investors, Not Workers, Will Reap Rewards of #GOPTaxScam
"Republicans are handing corporations the tax plan of their dreams," warns Sen. Elizabeth Warren. "And the rest of us will be paying for their joy ride."
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Latest North Korea Missile Test Offers Opportunity to List Global Cities US Arsenal Can Hit: Every Single One. Within an Hour.
While latest test raises concerns, reminder that U.S. military maintains plan to "strike virtually anywhere on the face of the Earth within 60 minutes."
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'Absolutely Shocking': Federal Prosecutors Use Project Veritas Video in Case Against J20 Protesters
One activist said it is "appalling" that the government is relying so heavily on far-right and "widely discredited" sources
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A woman wears a Donald Trump campaign hat that she has altered while speaking to a member of the Britain First security team during a protest titled 'London march against terrorism' organized by far-right groups English Defence League and Britain First. (Photo: Chris J Ratcliffe/Getty Images) Former KKK Leader David Duke Says 'Thank God for Trump' After President Shares Anti-Muslim Tweets From UK
"Trump has legitimized the far right in his own country, now he's trying to do it in ours."
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Future of Free Speech at Risk as Supreme Court Hears Critical Digital Privacy Case
"No constitutional doctrine should presume that consumers assume the risk of warrantless government surveillance simply by using technologies that are increasingly integrated into modern life."
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NBC's Matt Lauer Fired for Sexual Misconduct, But Trump Only Concerned With 'Fake News'
"It's almost as though the president and his supporters aren't genuinely concerned about women and view sexual harassment only as a political cudgel against their enemies."
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