All News Articles for 2018-03-07

Wednesday, March 7, 2018
Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Minn.) waits to speak during a press conference outside the U.S. Capitol in opposition to the involvement of U.S. military forces in Syria March 21, 2017 in Washington, DC. (Photo: Win McNamee/Getty Images) Because It's "An Idea Whose Time Has Come," Rep. Keith Ellison Takes Lead on Medicare for All Legislation
Universal coverage, Ellison said Wednesday, "is a crucial linchpin in our fight for fairness and economic justice."
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Researchers 'Staggered' by 'Crazy, Crazy' Record-Setting Warm Winter in Arctic
Arctic warming is just a symptom of "disease" that's getting worse, say climate scientists, as U.S. leaders refuse to curb human activities that contribute to climate crisis
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Democrats Infrastructure Plan Would Roll Back GOP Tax Cuts for Rich, Corporations
"Making the rich and corporations pay their fair share means we will be able to rebuild our communities from the ground up."
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HUD Secretary Ben Carson Ben Carson Catches Heat for Cutting 'Free From Discrimination' Promise Out of HUD Mission
"You have experienced first-hand the demoralizing wounds of segregation and racism... You must bring these experiences to bear in your responsibility to uphold the duties of your office."
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As Trump Threats Stir Global Arms Race, New Report Details the Nuclear War Profiteers
"If you have been wondering who benefits from Donald Trump's threats of nuclear war, this report has that answer."
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Despite Attack by Party Establishment at DCCC, Progressive Democrat Laura Moser Advances to Texas Run-Off
While party leadership tried to muscle her out of primary race, those attempts may have only galvanized support for her bold campaign
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drone protest 'Don't Be Evil?': Outrage Over Google's Secret Program to Bolster Pentagon's Drone War
"I hadn't noticed the '...but it's okay to help with drone strikes' footnote to the 'don't be evil' line in Google's code of conduct."
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Schumer Denounced for 'Absolutely Disgusting' AIPAC Speech
"At AIPAC, Democrats try to outdo Trump in their devotion to Israel's oppression of Palestinians."
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'Yes': Stormy Daniels' Attorney Says Adult Film Star and Trump Did Have Sexual Relationship
After filing lawsuit, which argues president never signed a non-disclosure agreement, attorney says Daniels is ready to tell her side of the story
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Intensifying 'Relentless Attack' on Immigrants, Trump DOJ Sues California Over Sanctuary Laws
Immigrant rights groups and California officials vowed to resist the White House's "mass incarceration and deportation force"
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msd students No, Dana Loesch, Your Time Is Running Out: Parkland Student Delivers Powerful Rebuke to NRA
"To every spokeswoman with an hourglass who uses free speech to alter and undermine what our flag represents... Your time is running out."
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Tuesday, March 6, 2018
Massive Tax Cuts for Wealthy Friends and Corporate Raiders Complete, Cohn Calls It Quits
"Cohn leaves the White House after pushing through the #GOPTaxScam that gave 83% of tax cuts to him and his friends in the wealthiest 1%. Now that he put the richest ahead of everyone else, I guess his work is done."
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