All News Articles for 2018-06-09

Saturday, June 9, 2018
'US Officially in Trade War With Canada' as Trump Doubles Down on Reckless Tariffs
"Trade is complicated and there are good deals and bad deals. But the president starting a trade war is stupid and hurts Americans."
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Face-to-Face With Oil Execs, Pope Francis Says Continued Use of Fossil Fuels Will 'Destroy Civilization'
"Carbon dioxide emissions remain very high. This is disturbing and a cause for real concern," Francis warned.
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Another Day, Another Scandal: Facebook Secretly Gave Companies 'Special Access' to User Data Without Consent, Report Alleges
"Disclosure of the deals punctures a hole in the picture Facebook has tried to paint as a suddenly user-friendly, privacy-minded company after 2014—not that anyone was buying that image anyway."
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'Slap in the Face' to Progressive Outsiders as DNC Adopts Rule Forcing Presidential Candidates to Be Members of Democratic Party
"I'm just stunned that the Democratic Party’s rules committee would want to try to make the Democratic Party an exclusive club, for which we want to exclude voters and large segments of the American electorate."
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'The Climate Crisis Is Already Here': As US Mayors Convene, Rallies Demand Fossil Fuel-Free Cities
"Delaying climate action costs human lives."
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