All News Articles for 2019-02-01

Friday, February 1, 2019
Ocasio-Cortez Raises Over $100,000 in Just Four Days Following Anonymous 2020 Primary Threat
"It was a good opportunity for us to see what the base was willing to do and if they were going to stand by her in the event of a primary challenge. It was a resounding: 'Yes, they will.'"
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tap water Senators Demand Federal Limits for Toxic Chemicals in Drinking Water Amid Reports of 'Unconscionable' Inaction by Trump's EPA
"We now face a serious challenge: aggressively addressing the health and environmental threats connected with PFAS."
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Cherokee Nation Welcomes Warren's Apology for 'Confusion' and 'Harm' Caused by DNA Test Rollout
"We are encouraged by her action and hope that the slurs and mockery of tribal citizens and Indian history and heritage will now come to an end," says Cherokee Nation spokesperson
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Proponents of an open internet attend a news conference at the U.S. Capitol February 27, 2018 in Washington, D.C. With 'Nothing Less Than Fate of the Internet' at Stake, Federal Court Told Why FCC's Attack on Net Neutrality So Dangerous
"Without protecting net neutrality," broadband providers "will control the internet experiences of everyone. And that cannot be what happens."
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Anthropologist Debunks Bill Gates' BS Narrative That Free-Market Capitalism Has Solved Crisis of Global Poverty
Calling billionaire Microsoft co-founder 'completely wrong,' Jason Hickels says "those defending poverty line you should be willing to live on it. Lookin' at you, Bill."
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'Good Chance,' Says Trump, I'll Declare National Emergency Declaration to Build Wall
Trump also says Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi should be "ashamed" of refusing wall funding and claims that a lot of Democrats actually want his wall, they just "can't say it"
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Warren First 2020 Contender Open to Killing Senate Filibuster Rule in Order to Pass Visionary Agenda
"Many are talking about big progressive plans. All are empty promises while the filibuster lives."
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National Security Adviser John Bolton 'Yiiiiikes': John Bolton Threatens to Send Venezuela's Maduro to Offshore US Prison at Guantánamo
"Also seems like the Trump administration is expecting tomorrow to be showdown day in Venezuela as protests expected nationwide."
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"The Daily Show" science correspondent Ronny Chieng is pretty sick of trying to get President Donald Trump to understand that climate and weather are not the same. "Frosty the Slowman": Climate Scientists Reveling in This Daily Show Segment Ripping Trump's Stupidity
"Thank you @ronnychieng for giving voice to what every climate scientist is thinking but is too polite to say"
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European Colonizers' Genocide of 56 Million Native Americans So Devastating "It Literally Cooled the Planet"
"Beyond horrifying."
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Calling for Nation to Turn 'Common Pain' Into 'Common Purpose,' Cory Booker Is Running for President
"Together, America," Booker said in first campaign ad, "we will rise."
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anti-nuke protest Makers of Nuclear Weapons Only Winners, Warn Critics, as Trump Ditches INF Treaty
"Flipping over the negotiating table and storming out of the room may have worked in real estate, but when you're dealing with nuclear treaties, the risk of misplaying your hand isn't a failed business venture—it's an arms race and possibly nuclear war."
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Voting Against McConnell Amendment, Sanders Says 'American People Do Not Want Endless War'
While rejecting Trump's "reckless" foreign policy, said senator, "It is the job of Congress to responsibly end these military interventions and bring our troops home."
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