All News Articles for 2019-07-10

Wednesday, July 10, 2019
child in front of tv Weakening TV Programming Rules, GOP-Controlled FCC Throws Kids Under the Bus
"Today's decision by the FCC will be remembered as one in which the commission's three GOP members embodied the worst qualities of Dickens' Ebenezer Scrooge."
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Calling for Dignity for All Immigrants, Families Separated by Obama Administration Demand Apology From Biden
"We cannot sit back and allow Biden to defend the three million deportations and the unprecedented expansion of detention that happened under his watch. We need more from the party that claims to support us."
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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told her caucus Wednesday to take any problems to her and leave Twitter out of it. Pelosi, After Railing Against AOC and Others in NYT Interview, Tells Critics in Caucus Not to Vent Criticism on Twitter
"You got a problem? See Maureen Dowd. Going off the past couple weeks, that seems to be the new complaint policy."
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NNU M4A demonstration Urging Congress to Support Medicare for All, Groups Declare Universal Healthcare 'A Racial Justice Necessity'
"Communities of color need a healthcare system that rectifies these long-standing structural biases and challenges. Medicare for All is that system."
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'We Welcome Their Hatred': Sanders Unveils Anti-Endorsement List of Billionaire CEOs and Wall Street Bankers
"I am proud to announce the modern-day oligarchs who oppose our movement."
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Factory Farm Manure Energy Is a Very Shitty Idea, New Paper Says
"A real clean agricultural revolution would include only 100 percent clean and renewable energies and not methane-producing, smog-forming biogas."
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'Only the Tip of the Iceberg': Outrage Over Border Abuses Grows Amid Reports of Sexual Assault and Retaliation by CBP Agents
"This is trauma that will forever impact their lives."
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Annunciation Street in New Orleans was flooded Wednesday morning. Days Before Hurricane Expected to Hit New Orleans, City Endures 10 Inches of Rain as Mississippi River Swells
"Overlapping extreme-weather events aren't just a New Orleans problem."
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Billionaire Mega-Donor Haim Saban Says He Loves All 2020 Democrats—Except Bernie Sanders
"Siri, show me the hatred that we welcome," tweeted Sanders speechwriter David Sirota
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climate emergency sign 7,000+ Colleges and Universities Declare Climate Emergency and Unveil Three-Point Plan to Combat It
"We all need to work together to nurture a habitable planet for future generations and to play our part in building a greener and cleaner future for all."
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'Just as We Said They Would,' Says Ocasio-Cortez as ICE Opens Three New Detention Centers in Defiance of Congress
"DHS and ICE are flagrantly violating congressional orders."
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More than four years after the Senate Intelligence Committee's redacted report, the results of an independent investigation have been released in a 400-page report entitled CIA Torture Unredacted. It is the first time that the entirety of the CIA's detention programme has been systematically revealed. (Photo: Ronnie Robertson/Flickr/cc) CIA Torture Unredacted: Four-Year Investigation Reveals What Was Hidden in US Senate Torture Report
New report is the most comprehensive public account of one of the most disturbing elements of America's so-called 'War on Terror’
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Mission Accomplished for Far-Right Brexiteers? After Leaked Memos, UK Ambassador Who Called Trump 'Inept' Resigns
"We're on course to become the 51st state of Donald Trump's USA, with Boris Johnson as his consul," tweeted Guardian columnist Owen Jones
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Ilhan Omar Responds to Tucker Carlson's Xenophobic Tirade: 'Kinda Fun Watching a Racist Fool Like This Weeping About My Presence in Congress'
"No lies will stamp out my love for this country or my resolve to make our union more perfect," said the Minnesota congresswoman
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