All News Articles for 2019-06-07

Friday, June 7, 2019
40+ State and Local Prosecutors Say They Won't Enforce 'Unconscionable' Abortion Bans
"What brings us together is our view that as prosecutors we should not and will not criminalize healthcare decisions such as these."
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.), then a congresswoman-elect, spoke at a rally on Oct. 1, 2018 in Boston. AOC Holds 'Impromptu Session' for Constituents on Solar Panels at Rikers After Town Hall Event Overflows
"If you put just 25 percent of Rikers Island and cover it in solar panels, we can close every toxic power plant in New York City that was built in the last two decades."
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Impeach Trump day of action image #ImpeachTrump Day of Action Announced Because "It Is Clear That Congress Won't Act Unless We Demand It"
Nationwide actions set for June 15
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Following Trump's Executive Order, EPA Moves to Limit States' Ability to Block Dirty Energy Projects
"Not a day goes by where [EPA] doesn't do *something* to endanger your health."
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Demanding End to 'Rotten' Opposition to Medicare for All, Doctors and Nurses to March on American Medical Association's Annual Meeting
"It's time for the AMA to join the majority of physicians who support improved Medicare for All."
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'Class of 0000' Campaign Denounces 'Cowardly' Censorship of Student Call for Climate Action
"Before every revolution the group in power feels threatened, so they do everything they can to censor those who are speaking out...This is our revolution this time."
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Pro-choice demonstration 'A Quarter-Measure at Best': Despite New Stance on Hyde, Say Critics, Biden No Progressive on Reproductive Rights
Biden announced he no longer supports anti-choice amendment, but failed to address its harms over more than four decades
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Conditions at migrant detention camps at the southern border are only going to get worse, journalist Andrea Pitzer told MSNBC's Chris Hayes on Thursday night. Predicting Even More Horrifying Conditions, Historical Journalist Describes Parallels Between Trump Migrant Detention and Concentration Camps
The administration's treatment of migrants is part of a pattern of dehumanization that has disturbing precedent for what could come next
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 anti-fracking protesters As Study Shows Methane Emissions 'Vastly Underestimated,' Warnings That US Fracked Gas Export Bonanza Imperils Planetary Stability
"Science confirms that gas is a climate killer."
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'Bravo... Now Do the Iraq War': After Hyde Reversal, 2020 Candidate Seth Moulton Reminds Biden of Other Position He May Want to Retract
Biden is the only 2020 presidential candidate who voted for the invasion of Iraq
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Warnings of More Deadly Attacks on Yemen as Trump Permits Raytheon to Manufacture 'High-Tech Bomb Parts' Inside Saudi Arabia
"If Saudi Arabia is able to develop an indigenous bomb-making capability, it will undermine U.S. leverage to prevent them from engaging in indiscriminate strikes of the kind it has carried out in Yemen."
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For 'Challenging Us All to Confront the Realities of the Climate Crisis,' Greta Thunberg and Fridays for Future Movement Win Amnesty's Top Human Rights Award
"This is not my award, this is everyone's award. It is amazing to see the recognition we are getting and know that we are fighting for something that is having an impact," said Thunberg
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