All News Articles for 2018-01-22

Monday, January 22, 2018
Pennsylvania Supreme Court Smacks Down GOP Gerrymandered Congressional Map
Decision hailed as 'major victory for all Pennsylvanians'
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While Schumer Mercilessly Criticized for Caving to GOP, These 16 Senators Praised for Standing Firm for Dreamers
"The road to the Trump shutdown was paved with broken promises and bad faith from Republican leaders, and there is little reason to believe that will change."
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Jayapal Scolds Anti-Immigrant GOP in Must-See #TrumpShutdown Speech
"As an immigrant myself," she said, "I am tired of hearing Mexicans be called rapists or Africans called vulgarities that I cannot even repeat on this floor."
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Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) 'Even Worse Negotiator Than Trump': Progressives Slam Schumer for Caving to GOP on #TrumpShutdown
"Dems failed to fight and use their leverage to protect immigrant youth."
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Demonstrators march in Berlin on Saturday calling for an end to industrial agriculture. (Photo: Bund/Friends of the Earth Germany) At Berlin March, Tens of Thousands Demand End to Industrial Agriculture
"Farmers and consumers from all over Europe have made it clear that they are fed up with current policies that benefit huge food and agriculture corporations, at the expense of the environment, peasant farming, and public safety," said Adrian Bebb, Friends of the Earth Europe
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Donald Trump Despite GOP Efforts to Blast Dems, Americans Blame Republicans for #TrumpShutdown
Critics urge Democrats to "stand strong" while calling on Republicans to end the shutdown "with a bipartisan solution for Dreamers, CHIP, the military, and disaster relief."
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protest of pence 'Dangerous Man With Messianic Vision': Scuffle, Lawmakers Ejected for Protesting During Pence Speech to Knesset
"Our protest today in the plenum is in honor of all who oppose the occupation and dream of peace."
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'Billionaire Boom': While World's Richest 1% Took 82% of All New Wealth in 2017, Bottom Half Got Zero, Zilch, Nada
A new billionaire was created every two days last year and now, according to Oxfam, just 42 individuals own as much wealth as the world's poorest 3.7 billion people
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