All News Articles for 2018-02-27

Tuesday, February 27, 2018
From Pushing 'Thoughts and Prayers' to Dissing Medicare for All, DCCC Called Out for Sabotaging Bold Demands
While House Democrats were urged to ignore Medicare for All as a viable solution to the nation's healthcare woes, a separate memo to lawmakers after Las Vegas shooting appeared to be "straight out of the NRA's talking points"
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student debt caps As Trump Bolsters Predatory Lenders, Study Shows Benefits of Forgiving All Student Debt
A Bard College study found "policies like student debt cancellation can be a viable part of a needed reorientation of U.S. higher education policy."
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NYT Editor Insists the Paper Has No Ideology...Except Being 'Pro-Capitalism'
"There may be a connection between the NYT editorial page editor saying 'we are pro-capitalism' and the NYT having no Sanders backers on staff."
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As Automation Concerns Grow, Support for Universal Basic Income Soars
"We don't need to threaten people with homelessness and poverty to get them to work. It's capitalism where income doesn't start at zero."
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"Don’t Agonize, Organize!": Internet Defenders Erupt to Kill FCC's Plan to Kill Net Neutrality
'The internet is for everybody, not just Verizon, Charter, AT&T, and Comcast.'
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'Dystopia Intensifies' as Supreme Court Rules Immigrants Can Be Detained Indefinitely
"The hellish internment camps of ICE and its private contractors have just been given the greenlight by our high court."
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march for a clean energy revolution Analysis: More Than 100 Cities Now Mostly Powered by Renewable Energy
"Cities not only want to shift to renewable energy but, most importantly—they can."
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What Trump Doesn't Get, Say Songwriter's Daughters: He Is "The Snake" You Cannot Trust
"The elephant in the room is that Trump is the living embodiment of the snake that my father wrote about" in the song the president has appropriated to further his anti-immmigrant message
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Stephen Miller Stephen Miller Can't Be Bothered to Stay Awake During Meeting About School Shootings
Top Trump aide "dozed off during a school safety meeting because being horrible is exhausting."
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'Truly Wicked': Trump EPA Dissolves Program That Studies Effects of Chemical Exposure on Children
"Finally America's children will be allowed to choke on the freedom of a lighter regulatory burden."
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