All News Articles for 2018-02-20

Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Research Exposes $16 Billion Bottled Water Industry's Predatory Marketing Practices
The industry spends millions of dollars per year convincing Americans that bottled water is safer than tap—even though more than two-thirds of the product comes from municipal water sources
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'We Want Change': Hundreds of Florida Students Stage Walkouts Demanding Action on Gun Violence
"If you're not with us, you're against us."
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single payer protest Continuing Sabotage of Americans' Healthcare, Trump Proposes Allowing Insurers to Offer 'Junk Plans'
"Welcome back to: underwriting, denials, higher premiums for being sick, and possibly...insurers leaving markets. All of this is by design."
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With Haley and Kushner Watching, Abbas Tears Into Trump's 'Unlawful' Jerusalem Move
The president of the Palestinian Authority also railed against Israel for "acting like a state above the law" by continuing to expand illegal settlements
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In Wake of Latest Deadly Mass Shooting, Dallas Official Asks NRA to Hold Annual Convention Elsewhere
The city anticipates huge protests should the NRA hold its upcoming annual convention there
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Idaho state Sen. Dan Foreman Watch: 'Completely Unhinged' Idaho State Senator Shouts at Birth Control Advocates About Abortion
"He was being a bully."
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US Falls Behind Other Wealthy Countries in Infant Mortality Rates
Majority of wealthy countries listed in UNICEF's report provide citizens with government-run healthcare systems
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Outrage as Syrian Government Conducts Most Fatal Bombing in Three Years
"The sheer intensity of airstrikes is leveling the city, and killing civilians without any regard or mercy."
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Trump 'Blatantly Backs Gerrymandering' in Call for GOP to Fight New Pennsylvania Maps
"It's not surprising that the most unethical president in American history would support partisan gerrymandering that erodes everyday people's choice, voice, and vote."
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