All News Articles for 2018-06-14

Thursday, June 14, 2018
'National Disgrace': Poverty Wages Make Affordable Housing a Myth for Low-Income Americans
"In the richest country in history, no family should have to make the awful choice between putting food on the table and keeping a roof over their heads."
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How Can World's Richest Man Jeff Bezos Give Back? Staffers at the Washington Post Think Decent Wages and Benefits Would Be Good Start
"All we are asking for is fairness for each and every employee who contributed to this company's success: fair wages; fair benefits for retirement, family leave and healthcare; and a fair amount of job security."
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Huckabee Sanders Defends Ripping Children From Parents, Because It's "Very Biblical to Enforce the Law"
"That is actually repeated a number of times throughout the Bible," said the White House press secretary
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Mercedes-Benz Polo Challenge World's Millionaires and Billionaires Now Control Half the World's Personal Wealth, New Analysis Shows
"The rich are getting a lot richer and doing so a lot faster."
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For 'Persistently Illegal Conduct,' New York AG's Lawsuit Demands Trump Foundation Be Shuttered
"Mr. Trump's wrongful use of the foundation to benefit his campaign was willful and knowing."
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Can US Government 'Secretly Plot to Assassinate' Americans Without Due Process? Judge Says No, Allowing Case Against 'Kill List' to Proceed
"For too long, the U.S. Government has sentenced people to death in secret, including American citizens, denying them their constitutionally-guaranteed right to walk through the courthouse doors and defend themselves."
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fingerprinting 'Madness': In Effort to Revoke Citizenship, Team Trump Combing Through Decades-Old Fingerprints of Immigrants
News of the program comes as federal officials are terrorizing communities with "military-style raids" and separating children from their parents at the border
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Children's Detention Center Tour Reveals Trump Mural That Would Look 'In Place In a Banana Republic'
"I have been inside a federal prison and county jails. This place is called a shelter but these kids are incarcerated."
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Amid Scathing Accusations of War Crimes, UN Votes 120-8 to Condemn 'Indiscriminate' Israeli Violence Against Palestinians
"We cannot remain silent in the face of the most violent crimes and human rights violations being systematically perpetrated against our people," said the Palestinian envoy to the United Nations
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bye, ice 'Utterly Terrifying': Study Affirms Feedback Loop Fears as Surging Antarctica Ice Loss Tripled in Last Five Years
"The most robust study of the ice mass balance of Antarctica to date," scientists say, "now puts Antarctica in the frame as one of the largest contributors to sea-level rise."
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