All News Articles for 2017-12-21

Thursday, December 21, 2017
'Hideous Milestone' in Yemen, says Red Cross, as U.S.-Backed War Results in One Million Cholera Cases
"This suffering is the direct result of a fractured healthcare system due to prolonged conflict in the country."
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'Victory for Right to Dissent' as Six J20 Protesters Found Not Guilty on All Charges
"We hope today's verdict begins the important work of teaching police and prosecutors to respect the line between lawbreaking and constitutionally protected protest."
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Federal regulators observe Vogtle Unit 3 Betraying Ratepayers and Clean Energy Future, Georgia Panel Approves Vogtle Nuclear Reactors
"The commission has failed Georgia's hard-working families and businesses today by choosing to be lapdogs for Georgia Power instead of watchdogs for the people of Georgia."
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As Predicted, Trump and His Billionaire Cabinet Poised to Save Many Millions Thanks to #GOPTaxScam
"Donald Trump's biggest achievement so far is giving himself a $15 million tax break."
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World Repudiates US Over Jerusalem Despite Haley's Pre-Vote Bullying and 'Temper Tantrum' on UN Stage
Despite U.S. threats, the U.N. voted 128-9 to declare Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israeli capital "null and void"
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inequality How Massive Inequality Permeates 'All Areas of American Society' in 12 Simple Charts
"Unfortunately the policy focus on the last year, culminating in the end-of-year passage of massive tax cuts for corporations, addressed nonexistent problems rather than the real problems we face."
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Corporate America Denounced for 'Shameless' Pandering by Issuing Paltry Worker Perks After Winning Permanent Tax Cuts Worth Countless Billions
Critics say attempt by major companies to attribute worker wage boosts to a tax bill that hasn't even been signed into law is clear effort to "flatter" Trump
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First by For-Profit College, Now 'Screwed' by DeVos as Trump's DOE Rolls Back Debt Relief for Defrauded Students
While saying "no fraud is acceptable" in one breath, DeVos announces government will continue demanding debt payments from defrauded students
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Wyatt Koch As GOP Readies All-Out Assault on Social Safety Net, Viral Video of Billionaire's Son Shows Who Benefits From GOP Tax Scam
The young Koch spends his springtime "playing tennis at Mar-a-Lago" and runs a business selling shirts "festooned with actual money bags."
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Republican Praise-Fest for Trump After Tax Vote Spurs Nationwide Nausea
"It was sickening."
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