All News Articles for 2019-03-15

Friday, March 15, 2019
Global Climate Strike in Pictures: Millions of Students Walk Out to Demand Planetary Transformation
"We are facing the greatest existential crisis humanity has ever faced. And yet it has been ignored. You who have ignored it know who you are.”
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Secretary of State Mike Pompeo 'Blatant Effort to Intimidate and Retaliate': Pompeo Imposes Visa Ban on ICC Staff Probing US War Crimes
"It reeks of the very totalitarian practices that are characteristic of the worst human rights abusers."
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Police and demonstrators clash in downtown Washington D.C. following the inauguration of President Donald J. Trump on January 20, 2017 in Washington, DC. 'The Case Is Finally Over': Charges Dropped Against All Remaining J20 Defendants
"If you did not take a plea, your charges cannot come back," said one former defendant. "Which shows the strength of collective defense."
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As World Mourns Hate-Fueled Attack in Christchurch, Trump Accused of Inciting His 'Tough' Right-Wing Supporters to Violence in US
"Against the backdrop of what's happening in New Zealand, it's an important moment to note that we have a U.S. president who deliberately flirts with inciting mass violence."
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 Muslims attend a vigil at the East London Mosque for the victims of the New Zealand mosque attacks on March 15, 2019 in London, England. 'Politics of Demonization': Mainstreamed Islamophobia Decried in Wake of Christchurch Terror Attack
Massacre in New Zealand should be "moment of reckoning for leaders across the world who have encouraged or turned a blind eye to the scourge" of hateful ideology
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The Three Mile Island Nuclear Plant In Era of Aging Reactors, Nuclear Industry's Push for Deregulation Sparks Warning of 'Collision Course' With Disaster
Critics raise alarm about ongoing efforts to shift to "self-assessments" for safety and limit information shared with the public
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Lots of F's for These D's: Report Card Shows Majority of Senate Democrats Aiding Trump's Right-Wing Court Takeover
"A disappointing number of Democrats have buried their heads in the sand and helped Trump and Mitch McConnell to pack the courts with judges representing the far-right fringe of the country."
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Ocasio-Cortez Demands to Know Why Wilbur Ross is 'Violating the Law' to Include Citizenship Question on Census
Wilbur Ross "engineered the citizenship question with notorious white supremacists Steve Bannon and Kris Kobach, and has been caught red-handed in a web of nefarious lies," said one immigrant rights group
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National Security Adviser John Bolton and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo North Korea Warns 'Gangster-Like' Tactics of Bolton and Pompeo Undermining Nuclear Talks
"President Trump: Fire Bolton and Pompeo if you have to. Let's get this process back on track."
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'No Grey Area When It Comes to Survival': Youth-Led Global Climate Strikes Kick Off in 120+ Nations
"There's no time to stand by and wait for the bold action we need."
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'Don't Do It. Don't Share the #Christchurch Footage': Demand Goes Out for Blackout of Gunman's Horrific Video
"Don't watch it. It is a nightmare. Hearts are with New Zealand & muslim friends. What a horrible day. Numb."
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