All News Articles for 2018-10-19

Friday, October 19, 2018
Khashoggi protest 'We Call BS': As Saudi Arabia Claims Khashoggi Killed in 'Fistfight,' Trump White House Issues 'Laughably Weak' Response
Saudi Arabia's "explanation for the arbitrary execution of Jamal Khashoggi is just not plausible. No government should accept it," says U.N. special rapporteur on extra-judicial executions
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In Just Three Days, 'Genius' Fundraising Campaign by Progressive Group Pours $500,000 Into Overlooked State-Level Democratic Campaigns
Small donations through the think tank Data for Progress this week are going to state-level races—"where $10K means the difference between winning and losing, and can tip a whole state legislature"
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National Security Adviser John Bolton 'Bolton Gonna Bolton': Trump's National Security Adviser Pushing to Ditch Nuclear Arms Treaty With Russia
Critics warn that "withdrawal would be stupid and reckless."
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march to vote 'We're Voting Them Out': What It Looked Like When Horde of Hoosiers Marched With Bernie Sanders to Early-Voting Site After Indiana Rally
"This year, things are going to change. We need to have the highest voter turnout in history."
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With GOP Candidate Also Overseeing Georgia Elections, 107,000 Voters Purged in Yet Another Suppression Effort
"When you oversee your own election and know the only way you can win is by suppressing minority votes."
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LGBTQ Community and Dissidents Main Targets as Israel Exports High-Tech Spying Tools to Despots Worldwide
"It's a weapon—like selling a pistol. The thing is that in this industry people think about the technological challenges, not about the implications."
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'Making Sacrifices for All of Us,' Indigenous Water Protectors Arrested at Pipeline Company's Shareholder Meeting
"They've shackled grandmothers, used attack dogs on people, lied, stole, bribed, maimed, and poisoned, all over the lands."
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Fernando Haddad, Brazil's left-wing presidential candidate, has been illegally targeted by entrepreneurs who support his opponent, Jair Bolsonaro, in the country's election campaign. With Steve Bannon in the Shadows, Brazil's Right-Wing Forces Accused of Illegal WhatsApp Propaganda Campaign to Lift Bolsonaro
"What we are facing here is an attempt at electoral fraud."
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Bernie Sanders Has Heard Enough: 'We Cannot Have an Ally Who Murders a Dissident in Cold Blood'
Credible allegations of Jamal Khashoggi's brutal murder by the Saudi government and ongoing war crimes in Yemen should be the final straws in allowing the powerful Gulf monarchy to claim the U.S. as a friend and partner, says senator
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protest As Gaza Border Demonstrations Continue, Israel's New 'Zero Tolerance' Policy Denounced as 'Deeply Alarming'
"There are serious fears that this policy will further sanction the use of deadly force against unarmed protesters."
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As World Demands Justice for Khashoggi Murder, Trump Declares 'Open Season on All Journalists'
"Trump is a psychopath. With a lot of followers."
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