All News Articles for 2018-11-01

Thursday, November 1, 2018
Warning Trump Making US Soldiers Props in Racist Border 'Stunt,' Veterans Call on Active-Duty Troops to Refuse Orders to Deploy
"These extremely poor and vulnerable people are desperate for peace. Who among us would walk a thousand miles with only the clothes on our back without great cause?"
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Judge Voices 'Great Concern' Over North Dakota Voter ID Law, But Rejects Tribe's Lawsuit Anyway
" This decision ensures that hundreds, perhaps thousands of Native Americans will not be able to vote in the upcoming election."
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Fred Leuchter, center 'All Kinds of Wrong': Despite Objections From Man Who Built Electric Chair, Tennessee Set to Murder Someone With It
Edmund Zagorski opted for electrocution as the "lesser of two evils" amid concerns that his state's controversial lethal injection cocktail could cause him to endure several minutes of "utter terror and agony."
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Days Before Midterms, Trump's Top Economic Adviser Larry Kudlow Calls Federal Minimum Wage Hike a 'Terrible Idea'
"Closing GOP message: abolish the federal minimum wage."
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No Other Choice, Says Web Pioneer Tim Berners-Lee: Tech Giants Like Google and Facebook Must Be Broken Up
"I am disappointed with the current state of the web. We have lost the feeling of individual empowerment and to a certain extent also I think the optimism has cracked."
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keep the net free Global Internet Freedom Plummets as Governments Use Censorship and Surveillance to Quash Dissent
New Freedom House analysis warns that the rising popularity of China's model of controlling information online threatens democracy worldwide
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'Straight-Up Racist Incitement': Trump Campaign Ads, Warn Critics, Easily Mistaken as Neo-Nazi Propaganda
"This could be a video tweeted out from a far-right, neo-Nazi group," tweeted journalist Mehdi Hasan. "But it was tweeted out by the president of the United States."
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'Happy Birthday, We're Sending You to Prison': Record Number of Young Immigrants Transferred to Adult Detention Upon Turning 18
"Teens who flee their home countries alone to seek safety here need our protection and support, but instead the U.S. government locks them up on their 18th birthdays."
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Google Walkout #GoogleWalkout: Workers Worldwide Leave Their Desks to Demand End to Sexual Harassment and Inequity
"I'm not at my desk because I'm walking out in solidarity with other Googlers and contractors to protest sexual harassment, misconduct, lack of transparency, and a workplace culture that's not working for everyone."
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The Trump White House's Great Halloween Fear: Not Vampires, Not Ghosts, But... Providing Quality Healthcare to Every Single Person
"I'd imagine the families of the thousands of Americans who die every year because they have no health insurance would not find your Halloween 'joke' funny whatsoever."
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