All News Articles for 2018-07-10

Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Months After GOP Approved $1.5T Giveaway to Rich, Ocasio-Cortez Shreds Those Questioning How to Pay for Bold Proposals Like Medicare for All
As tweet goes viral, "I can't get over how revolutionary these simple and obvious moral statements sound coming from a (soon-to-be) Democratic politician."
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Judge Asks ACLU for "Possible Punishment" Ideas After Trump Misses Deadline to Reunite Youngest Children With Parents
"Thai Navy Seals: Reunited 12 children with their parents. Donald Trump: Still unable to reunite ~50 children with their parents, with no tricky cave rescues required."
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Roundup With "Mountainous" Evidence on Plaintiffs' Side, Hundreds of Cancer Cases Against Monsanto Get Green Light
"We're going to see for the first time evidence that nobody has seen before, evidence that has been in Monsanto's files that we've obtained from lawyers and the people in Monsanto."
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All the President's Men—and No Women With Wombs—Going to Bat for Anti-Choice Brett Kavanaugh
"We don't have to tell you how screwed up this is."
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Americans began protesting Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court minutes after President Trump announced his decision. (Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images) Calling Kavanaugh a "Five-Alarm Fire," Progressives Reveal Action Plan to Defeat Trump's Extremist Nominee
A nationwide day of action to save the Supreme Court is planned for August 26, while protests have already begun at senators' offices
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Endorsing 'Violence and Extremism Among His Base,' Trump Pardons Oregon Ranchers Who Inspired Right-Wing Militia's Armed Takeover of Public Lands
"This pardon is a win only for those with no respect for life and basic decency."
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Ahead of Trump's UK Arrival, Green Day Hit "American Idiot" Surges on British Charts
"Don't want a nation under the new media / And can you hear the sound of hysteria?"
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Raj Shah White House Spokesman Repeatedly Declines to Deny Report That Trump and Kennedy Struck Secret Deal Over Kavanaugh
"I'm not gonna read out private conversations that Justice Kennedy had with either members of the White House or the president," said the White House deputy press secretary
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In Latest Victory for Immigrant Rights, Judge Rules Against Trump's Attempt to Tear Up Decades-Old Rule Limiting Child Detention
"President Trump needs to take responsibility for his own misguided policies."
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Kerem Shalom Intensifying 'Genocidal Policies of Collective Punishment,' Israel Shuts Down Gaza's Main Cargo Crossing
Hamas, which governs the Gaza Strip, called the move "a new Israeli crime against humanity."
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'Disaster for Internet Freedom': Trump Supreme Court Pick Despises Net Neutrality But Loves Mass Surveillance
Trump's SCOTUS pick Brett Kavanaugh is "an enemy of net neutrality" and a "notorious" defender of mass government spying
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"I'm not going to kid anybody. This is a tough fight, but it is a fight we can win." So declared Sen. Bernie Sanders late Monday night at a rally outside the U.S. Supreme Court 'Are You Ready for a Fight?': In Fiery Speech, Sanders Rallies Opposition to Trump Supreme Court Pick
"Let us be clear," Sanders warns, "Kavanaugh will be a rubber-stamp for an extreme, right-wing agenda pushed by corporations and billionaires."
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