All News Articles for 2019-04-08

Monday, April 8, 2019
Sanders Vows to Ban 'Disastrous' Anti-Labor 'Right-to-Work' Laws
"Treat your workers with the dignity and the respect they deserve," Sanders said of powerful corporations
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Iran Designates US Central Command a 'Terrorist Group' Operating in the Middle East
"If Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps is a 'terrorist organization' because it has 'been directly involved in terrorist plotting, malign activity and outlaw behavior in many countries' then what label could justly describe the entirety of the US military & national security state?"
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Xenophobic Far-Right Parties Form Alliance Aiming to 'Win and Change Europe'
The far-right's alliance comes as progressives are organizing ahead of May's elections in an effort to stem the "rise of misanthropy, xenophobia, and toxic nationalism."
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Trump to Add 'Tasteless Insult to Injury' by Promoting Fossil Fuel Deregulation in Shadow of Fatal Chemical Fire
"It's no surprise that Trump is once again taking an action championed by climate deniers and fossil fuel companies."
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A man holds an effigy of White House policy advisor Stephen Miller as he rallies with protestors against U.S. President Donald Trump in front of Trump Tower on the night of his State of the Union address, February 5, 2019 in New York City. With Nielsen Out and Stephen Miller Driving Immigration Policy, Critics Fear 'The Worst Is Yet to Come'
"Now this president wants someone even 'tougher.' This should be a warning to all who believe in justice," says Rep. Ilhan Omar
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Answering Rights Groups' Call, UN Human Rights Panel Demands Trump Admin Address Water Justice
"Federal policy must do a complete U-turn to keep us in compliance with international human rights law."
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National Security Advisor John Bolton (R) listens to U.S. President Donald Trump talk to reporters Critics Warn Designation of Iran's Revolutionary Guard as Terrorist Organization Is Trump Itching for War
"There is an urgent need for Congress to rein Trump in on Iran before he can start a war that will devastate the U.S., Iran, and the Middle East for generations to come."
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Sanders Says He Agreed to Fox News Town Hall to Send Simple Message to Trump Voters: 'He Lied to You'
"Working people need to know the truth, and that is that Donald Trump betrayed them, lied to them."
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The Yukon River winds through western interior Alaska in early April. (Photo: UAF/Todd Paris) Researchers Warn Arctic Has Entered 'Unprecedented State' That Threatens Global Climate Stability
"Never have so many Arctic indicators been brought together in a single paper." And the findings spell trouble for the entire planet.
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'Years of Work Down the Drain' as Trump Endangers Wildlife and Communities by Gutting Successful Conservation Program
"Another disheartening and short-sighted step for this administration."
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'Call Your Freakin Reps': Pressure on Congress to Restore Net Neutrality or Face Public Wrath
"Despite ISP giants like Comcast, Verizon, and AT&T spending hundreds of millions of dollars on lobbying, they've failed to fool the public and efforts to restore net neutrality are moving forward."
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'Another Horrific Attack': US-Backed Saudi Coalition Bombs Yemen School, Killing Mostly Children
"President Trump, I urge you to sign the resolution Congress passed last week ending U.S. support for this conflict. Yemen needs humanitarian aid, not more bombs," tweeted Sen. Bernie Sanders
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