All News Articles for 2018-10-02

Tuesday, October 2, 2018
Bombshell Report Details Tax Evasion and 'Outright Fraud' Through Which Trump Accumulated His Wealth From Daddy
"There you have it: Donald Trump is no self-made man, he was a millionaire at age eight and only survived on his daddy's money."
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'Sad Day for Democracy': Bowing to Restaurant Industry, DC Democrats Vote to Overturn Tipped Wage Increase Approved by Voters
"The D.C. Council just told every voter in the district that their voices don't matter."
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Bill McKibben Confluence of Trump's Climate Villainy and Jailing Child Refugees, Says Bill McKibben, Nothing Short of 'Downright Evil'
"Telling people to stay home is not an option—when there's no water, or when the floods come each year, or when the sea rises into your kitchen, people have to leave. Period."
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Protests have erupted across the country in the last week as Americans have expressed that they believe Dr. Christine Blasey Ford's testimony alleging that Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her in high school. Amid Kavanaugh Uproar, Trumps Says 'Women Doing Great' But Decries This 'Very Scary Time for Young Men'
"Nobody can master the victim-playing... and have all the power better than Donald Trump, Mitch McConnell, and the Republican Party."
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Nathan J. Robinson, editor-in-chief of Current Affairs, explains why it's pretty clear to see Brett Kavanaugh is a liar. Here's a Very Smart and Informative Video Entitled "How We Know Brett Kavanaugh Is Lying"
Want to hear a good explanation of why Kavanaugh proved himself a liar last week?
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This Is What It Looks and Sounds Like When Thousands of Amazon Workers Learn They Just Won $15 an Hour
"This is what the political revolution is all about."
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Global Image of US Plummets as 70% of People Worldwide Have 'No Confidence' in Trump Leadership
Only 50 percent of the world currently has a favorable opinion of the U.S., according to Pew, compared with 64 percent of those surveyed at the end of Obama's presidency
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What Does Trump’s "New NAFTA" Trade Deal Signal for Workers, Corporate Power & the Environment?
Lori Wallach, director of Public Citizen's Global Trade Watch, explains what people should know about the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA)
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Warning of Propaganda 'Loudspeakers' in Every American's Pocket, Lawsuit Aims to Stop Trump's Unblockable Text Messages
The suit argues the presidential alert system violates "Americans' First and Fourth Amendment rights to be free from government-compelled listening."
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Trump-Proofing the Presidency 'Trump-Proofing the Presidency': New Report Details How to Stymie the Next Deeply Unethical Person Elected to the White House
"The only silver lining is that because of Trump, we now know how to strengthen the system against future presidents who lack an ethical compass."
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Women Arrested for Occupying Manchin's Office After Demanding Senator 'Vote with West Virginia Women' and Oppose Kavanaugh
"If Joe Manchin votes to confirm Kavanaugh, it will be just one more example of Manchin falling in line to advance his own interests, rather than serving the people and the women of West Virginia."
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UN Globe pride 'Needlessly Cruel and Bigoted': New Trump Policy Denies Visas to Diplomats' Same-Sex Partners—Even If They Can't Marry in Home Countries
Those who currently live in the U.S. must now marry by the end of the year or face deportation
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If Kavanaugh Lied Under Oath About When He Knew of Ramirez Allegations, Says Sanders, "That's a Federal Crime"
"The extent of the perjury is just absurd here," said one journalist in response to the reporting by NBC News
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'We Listened to Our Critics': Caving to Massive Pressure From Workers and Bernie Sanders, Amazon Hikes Minimum Wage to $15 an Hour
"Amazon isn't doing this because they're nice. Public pressure forced them to."
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