All News Articles for 2018-05-04

Friday, May 4, 2018
These are among the USDA's proposed symbols for foods produced using genetic engineering. Trump's USDA Proposes Deceptively Cute Images for GMO Labels, But Nixes the Words 'Genetically Modified'
"The images are just as insulting to consumers as the law, which the chemical and junk food industry lobbyists spent $400 million to pass," says Katherine Paul of the Organic Consumers Association
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Immigrant Rights Advocates Denounce Trump DHS for 'Shameful and Cruel' End to Protection for Hondurans
In "another unconscionable attack on immigrants," the Trump administration will force 57,000 Hondurans out of the country—bringing the total number of people who have lost TPS under Trump to 425,000
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Adjusting Its Criminal Complaint, Watchdog Groups Says Guiliani's Statements Only Further Incriminate Trump
"It's not often that the president's lawyer goes on television and appears to confirm one of our complaints."
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Watch Live: Sanders Joins Philly DA Larry Krasner for Roundtable Discussion on America's 'Broken' Criminal Justice System
"There can be no debate, whether you are a conservative or liberal or something in between, that we have a broken criminal justice system," Sanders said
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"Torture is wrong" #BlockHaspel: As Clock Ticks, Groups Ratchet Up Pressure to Stop Torturer Gina Haspel From Heading CIA
"Gina Haspel was complicit in torture and must not be promoted to CIA director," says the Center for Victims of Torture
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Trump Said Some Stuff About Rudy Giuliani, Stormy Daniels, How Great Everything Is, and "Witch Hunts"
Before hitting the friendly skies on his way to the NRA convention in Texas on Friday, the president had a few things to say directly to the press
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protest After Achieving 'Something Truly Historic,' Arizona Teachers Head Back to Classrooms With Sights on November Elections
"The #RedforEd fight continues. And since lawmakers aren't getting the job done, we will."
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'Worst Mistake I Ever Made': Union Support Nosedives as Workers Express Regret for Trump Votes
"Trump is for the rich," one union member said
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With Scathing Letter to Paul Ryan, House Chaplain Rescinds Resignation and Says He Was Fired for Fair Tax Prayer
"You may wish to outright 'fire' me, if you have the authority to do so, but should you wish to terminate my services, it will be without my offer of resignation, as you requested."
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Bezos Last Year, Amazon Paid No Federal Income Taxes. Now, It's Trying to Kill a Local Tax That Aims to Help the Homeless
"This is what corporate power and oligarchy is all about," says Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.)
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Bernie Sanders Yemen Saudi Arabia Warning of 'Another Never-Ending War,' Sanders Demands Answers Over US Ground Troops in Saudi Arabia
"I'll be seeking further clarification on these activities. We must prevent the U.S. from getting dragged into another never-ending war."
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