All News Articles for 2018-02-12

Monday, February 12, 2018
While Exploding Military Spending, Trump Budget Eviscerates Funding for Education, Healthcare, and More
"After running up a $1.5 trillion bill to give massive tax cuts to millionaires, billionaires, and large corporations, President Trump is now asking working-class and middle-class families to pick up the tab."
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Trump's Department of Education Admits It Actively Doesn't Care About Transgender Students
Confirming suspicions that it was not pursuing discrimination complaints, administration accused of refusing to "recognize the basic human and civil rights of transgender students."
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'This Needs to Happen All Over America': Applause for Candidate Who Called Out Big Oil Donors
"Why do we need campaign finance reform? This. This is why."
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Trump Infrastructure Plan Decried as 'Scam' Designed to Keep US Stuck in 'Dirty and Destructive Past'
"This is a plan to shore up the infrastructure of the past, rather than invest in what we need for the future."
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Jeremy Corbyn: Nationalize, Democratize Electricity Grid to Avert Climate Crisis
Labour Party leader calls for 'radical' action to help avert climate catastrophe
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'Morally Bankrupt' Budget: After $1.5 Trillion Gift to Rich, Trump Demands $1.7 Trillion in Safety Net Cuts
"Millions of Americans will lose access to life-saving programs because the GOP gave $1.5 trillion in tax cuts to the rich."
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#FightFor15: Fast Food Workers Stage Rallies Across Country, Demanding Living Wage and Union Rights
The average fast food worker earns too little to afford a two-bedroom rental apartment in every U.S. state
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Embracing Bold Platforms, Progressives Working to Unseat Corporate Dems Nationwide
"If we reelect the same Democratic Party that we had going into this mess, then we're going to have the same exact result."
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