All News Articles for 2018-06-25

Monday, June 25, 2018
'Most Important Surveillance Story You Will See for Years': Report Reveals How ATT Buildings Serve as Secret Hubs for NSA Spying
"AT&T has bent over backwards to help the U.S. government spy on essentially all internet traffic."
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Demanding House Vote on Net Neutrality, Open Internet Defenders Gear Up for Nationwide Day of Advocacy
"Members of Congress ignore the overwhelming bipartisan support for net neutrality at their own risk."
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Mueller Has Reportedly Obtained Phones and Computer of War Profiteer Erik Prince
Mueller is reviewing Prince's communications in an effort to determine whether he tried "to establish a backchannel between the Trump administration and the Kremlin," ABC reports
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Ocasio-Cortez and Nixon Ahead of Tuesday Primary, Progressive Candidates Vow 'to Bust Up Big-Money Politics in New York'
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Cynthia Nixon come together to "speak of their shared progressive, people-powered campaigns taking on centrist, corporate Democrats"
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A woman holds a sign reading 'Fix immigration policy." Heeding Immigrant Rights Activists' Demands, Democratic Lawmaker Joins Growing Call to Abolish ICE
"It's just really sad that it took this horrible tragedy for people to realize the only solution is to abolish ICE"
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Detained Children Forced to Recite Pledge of Allegiance 'Out of Respect' for Country That Tore Them Away From Parents
"This is calculated sadism."
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NOAA ship Miller Freeman 'Unconscionable' and 'Shocking': Trump's Head of NOAA Proposes Axing 'Climate' and Conservation From Agency's Mission
"Redefining NOAA's mission is a serious threat to the breadth of science, services, and stewardship that NOAA provides," one scientist responded
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In 'Severe Blow' to Voting Rights, Supreme Court Preserves GOP Gerrymanders in Texas and North Carolina
"We must end gerrymandering to ensure all voters have a voice in our democracy."
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'Sickening': With So-Called 'Voluntary' Deportation, Trump's DHS Using Children as Bait to Expel Immigrants
Parents are told that if they sign a "voluntary departure order," they'll see their children again—a claim immigration attorneys say is both akin to blackmail, and likely untrue
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Warren After Visiting Child Detention Facility: 'What I've Witnessed Here Is Truly Disturbing'
"There are children by themselves. I saw a six-month-old baby. Little girls, little boys. And they're all on concrete floors in cages. There's just no other way to describe it. They're big, chain-link cages on cold concrete floors."
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