All News Articles for 2018-03-16

Friday, March 16, 2018
Because 'Corporate Media Ignores Rise of Oligarchy,' Sanders Says Rest of Us Must Fill the Void
"We need to ask the hard questions that the corporate media fails to ask."
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Study Details Link Between Trump's Aggressive Rhetoric at Campaign Rallies and Increased Violence
Lead researcher describes it as "phenomenon that's unique" to rallies held by the president
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In Midst of 'Immense Suffering' Caused by Climate Crisis, Caribbean Religious Leaders Call for Debt Relief
"We in the Caribbean, like some other nations elsewhere in the global south, are least responsible for but most affected by climate change."
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wall st Progressives Lament, Paul Ryan Celebrates as Court Strikes Down Rule Designed to Protect Retirees from Financial Fraudsters
Economic experts noted that the "common-sense" regulation had "survived repeated court challenges, but special interests with deep pockets can persevere until they get the result they want."
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ProPublica Retraction, Say Critics, Does Nothing to Nullify Objections to Haspel's Role in CIA Torture Program
"One way to avoid this sort of confusion would have been to expose and prosecute our war criminals."
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By Huge Margin, Americans More Likely to Back Candidates Who Want to Expand—Not Cut—Safety Net: Poll
New poll comes after Democrat Conor Lamb won Trump district on platform of protecting Social Security and Medicare from GOP austerity
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explosion As Trump Fights to Kill Chemical Safety Rule, Workers Injured as Massive Explosion Rocks Texas Chemical Plant
The EPA was in court on Friday to defend against its decision to delay implementation of federal regulations that aim to prevent this type of disaster
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'You Should Be Fired, Not Rewarded': Warren Slams Scandal-Ridden Wells Fargo CEO for 35 Percent Raise
"You already made 291 times more than your average employee. Now you're getting a $4.6 million raise and want praise because you're not getting a bonus on top?"
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Stormy Daniels Was Threatened With 'Physical Harm' to Stay Silent About Trump Affair: Lawyer
"I think it will become apparent to people when they tune in to 60 minutes on March 25 as to the details relating to the threat," Daniels' attorney said.
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Warnings of 'Civilization-Threatening Disaster' as John Bolton Tops List of McMaster Replacements
"If John Bolton is in, well, if you liked the Iraq War, you’re gonna love the Iran and Korean ones."
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Gladys Francisco Despite Unprecedented Year of Extreme Weather, FEMA Ditches Every Single Mention of 'Climate' From Four-Year Strategic Plan
"The new document doesn't mention climate, global warming, sea-level rise, extreme weather, or any other terminology associated with scientific predictions of rising surface temperatures and their effects."
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