All News Articles for 2018-07-09

Monday, July 9, 2018
SCOTUS Vows to #StopKavanaugh After Trump Nominates 'Narrow-Minded Elitist Who Would Favor Wealthy and Powerful' to Supreme Court
"Any senator—Democrat or Republican—who votes to confirm Brett Kavanaugh is knowingly voting to overturn Roe v. Wade , undermine our civil rights, and supercharge Republican efforts to suppress the vote."
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'Ready to Fight Back': Progressives Gear Up to Reject Trump's Extremist SCOTUS Pick
All those on the list of possible choices, says Sen. Elizabeth Warren, have "shown their willingness to side with the wealthy and powerful over the rights of women, workers, voters, and minorities."
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Meds $ Sanders on Trump's Whining About Big Pharma: "Stop Just Talking About High Drug Prices... Do Something"
The senator called on the president to support legislation that would enable Medicare to negotiate prices and allow for the importation of medication from other countries
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'Play to Win': With Trump Set to Announce Extremist Supreme Court Pick, Mounting Pressure on Schumer to Unite Democrats
"If we have any hope of protecting Roe v. Wade , gay marriage, voting rights, and civil rights, we need Democrats to be united against Trump's sure-to-be extremist pick."
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Manual Duran, seen on the left, is arrested by police on April 3, 2018. (Photo: screengrab/YouTube) Just Who Is ICE Targeting? Journalist Claims His Arrest Retaliation for Critical Reporting
At the time of his arrest while covering a protest, "I was doing my work and nothing more, like any other journalist does," says Manuel Duran.
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As World Busts Heat Records, Study Warns Global Warming Could Be Twice as Bad Climate Models Project
"The carbon budget to avoid 2°C of global warming may be far smaller than estimated."
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UK Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn Trounces Theresa May's Failures After Boris Johnson Jumps Tory's Sinking Brexit Ship
"For the good of this country and its people, the Government needs to get its act together and do it quickly," Corbyn told May and her Tory allies. "And if it can't, make way for those who can."
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UK Government Preparing for Anti-Trump Protests as "If London Was Burning Down"
"We need to show the world what millions of people in this country think of the bigotry and the hatred that he represents," said one organizer
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Bernie Sanders: Trump Attack on Breastfeeding Resolution Shows White House's "Slavish Devotion to Corporate Profits"
The Vermont senator said the administration's attempt to undercut the World Health Assembly resolution also further displays the White House's "contempt for the health and well-being of Americans and people throughout the world."
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McConnell protesters Watch: Crowd of Critics Confronts Mitch McConnell in Kentucky Restaurant Parking Lot
As the Republican Senate Majority Leader left the Louisville establishment, protesters chanted "vote you out" and "abolish ICE"
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ACLU Says Less Than Half of Kids Trump Ripped From Parents Will Be Reunited Before Court Deadline
"These kids have already suffered so much because of this policy, and every extra day apart just adds to that pain."
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