All News Articles for 2018-09-11

Tuesday, September 11, 2018
Fueled by Floods, Storms, and Drought Made Worse by Climate Crisis, Global Hunger Levels Rise for Third Straight Year
"The inescapable fact is that climate change is now leaving people around the world without enough to eat."
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President Donald Trump Lawmaker to Trump on Puerto Rico: "3,000 Dead Americans Isn't an 'Unsung Success,' It's a National Disgrace"
"Shame on President Trump," says Congressman Adriano Espaillat. "Puerto Rico is one of Trump's most significant failures to date!"
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With Most Benefits Going to Rich, 'Reckless and Stupid' GOP Tax Scam 2.0 Could Cost $3 Trillion Over Ten Years
"Think how many kids we could put through college, roads we could pave, families that could get child care, seniors that could get help with prescription drugs with that much money. Shame!"
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As 1.5 Million Flee Hurricane Florence, Worries Grow Over Half Dozen Nuclear Power Plants in Storm's Path
"Flooding-prone Brunswick Nuclear Plant among rickety old Fukushima-style reactors in likely path of Hurricane Florence."
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A U.S. soldier fires an anti-tank rocket Seventeen Years After 9/11, Pentagon Report Ignores Trillions of Dollars Spent on Endless War
Despite independent analyses that have put post-9/11 war spending at more than $5 trillion, the Pentagon's latest lowball estimate is making headlines
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Thanks to Obama Bailouts and Trump Tax Cuts, Five Largest US Banks Have Raked in $583 Billion Since 2008 Crash
"With no jail time for executives and half a trillion in post-crisis profits, the big banks have made out like bandits during the post-crash period."
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In Bid to 'Make Life Even Easier' for Oil and Gas Giants, Trump Moves to Roll Back Methane Regulations
"This administration never misses an opportunity to do the wrong thing."
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On 9/11 Anniversary, Trump Sandwiches #NeverForget Tweet Between "No Collusion," Peter Strzok, Thanking Giuliani, and Lou Dobbs Quotes
What it looks like when the current U.S. president marks a collective tragedy
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United Nations Secretary General António Guterres Warning of 'Existential Threat' to Humanity, UN Chief Says Climate Change 'Moving Faster Than We Are'
"We know what is happening to our planet. We know what we need to do. And we even know how to do it. But sadly, the ambition of our action is nowhere near where it needs to be."
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With Hundreds of Children Still Detained, Sessions Instructs Judges to Show Less 'Sympathy' for Immigrants
One immigration judge denounced the attorney general's comments as a "political statement which does not articulate a legal concept that judges are required to be aware of and follow"
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