All News Articles for 2018-06-27

Wednesday, June 27, 2018
'We're Not Going Anywhere': Sanders, Warren, and Ellison Vow to Stand With Workers After SCOTUS Undermines Labor Movement
"Unions built America's middle class and unions will rebuild America's middle class."
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#MidtermsBeforeSCOTUS Takes Off as Democrats Told to 'Stiffen Their Spines'
"Here it is, plain and simple. McConnell set the rule. Now, he and Senate Republicans need to follow it."
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Support for GOP Tax Scam Drops as Corporate America Gorges on Record Stock Buybacks
The buyback bonanza further undercuts the White House claims that benefits from the tax package would go to workers
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goofy, mickey, minnie Led by Sanders, Democratic Lawmakers Demand End to 'Starvation Wages' for Disney Workers
"No one who works for 'The Happiest Place on Earth' should wonder where their next meal is coming from, or where they're going to sleep at night."
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Handing Trump Chance to Move Supreme Court Even Further Right, Justice Anthony Kennedy Retires
"Right now, our right to choose is hanging in the balance. Another Trump Supreme Court nominee would overturn Roe v. Wade ."
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How Did She Win? With a 'Laser-Focused Message of Economic, Social, and Racial Dignity for Working-Class Americans,' Explains Ocasio-Cortez
"We won because I think we had a very clear, winning message and we took that message to doors that had never been knocked on before."
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Members of the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) hold a rally in support of the American Federation of State County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) union at the Richard J. Daley Center plaza on February 26, 2018 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo: Scott Olson/Getty Images) Siding With Billionaires Against Workers, Supreme Court's Janus Ruling 'An Assault on Labor Movement'
The ruling "will have profound implications for not just the 6.8 million state and local government workers covered by a union contract, but all 17.3 million state and local government workers and indeed for every working person throughout the country."
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Trump's America Now Ranks Among Top Ten Most Dangerous Countries for Women in the World
"Unsurprising in a country that elected an alleged sexual abuser to its highest office."
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fire in Brazil Terrifying Trends Collide as Surging Deforestation 'Making World a Hotter, Drier Place'
New data shows climate goals and biodiversity threatened as tropics continue to lose "alarming" number of trees
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Demanding Medicare for All, Climate Action, and Living Wages, Ben Jealous Wins Democratic Primary for Maryland Governor
"This was an election based on values, ideas and a vision for the state—and respect for the working people who live here."
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little boy holds sign Ripping Into Trump for Treating Children Worse Than Seized Property, Judge Orders Reunification of Separated Families
"This ruling is an enormous victory for parents and children who thought they may never see each other again."
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