All News Articles for 2019-08-01

Thursday, August 1, 2019
Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-Hawaii) attacked Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) during last night's primary debate. Harris' allies responded with a theory about a nefarious Russian plot. Progressives Say Kamala Harris Team 'Inventing Conspiracies' About Tulsi Gabbard Rather Than Addressing Critiques
"Why are people attacking the messenger rather than addressing the criticisms?"
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Shifting Subsidies to Renewable Energy Instead of Propping Up Fossil Fuel Giants Would Prompt 'Clean Energy Revolution', Study Shows
"What we are doing is using taxpayers' money to boost hurricanes, to spread droughts, to melt glaciers, to bleach corals. In one word: to destroy the world."
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U.S. Border Patrol Chief Carla Provost 33 House Democrats Demand Resignation of U.S. Border Patrol Chief Over Secret Facebook Group
The lawmakers wrote in a new letter that Carla Provost "was a willing participant" in the group, where agency staff shared "atrocious commentary that stokes racist and xenophobic tropes."
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'Should Send Shockwaves Across the Nation': Grave Warnings as McConnell Accelerates Right-Wing Takeover of US Courts
"Senate Republicans will stop at nothing to stack the courts with partisan judges who will push their radical agenda through at any cost."
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'Outrageous': Lindsey Graham Breaks Senate Rules to Advance Sweeping Anti-Asylum Bill
"Lindsey Graham is so desperate to attack asylum seekers that he just broke the rules of his own committee to advance his bill."
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A large handmade sign erected along a highway in Dixon, New Mexico, urges that President Donald Trump be impeached. 'A Significant Milestone': Majority of House Dems Now Support Impeachment Inquiry, Increasing Pressure on Pelosi
"That's momentum. We must keep it up."
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Greenland's southwestern coastline 'We Urgently Need to Change Our Way of Living,' Experts Warn as Heat Wave Causes Historic Ice Melt in Greenland
"More than 12 billion tons of water will have entered the ocean by tonight, permanently raising sea levels."
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'Timely Action Is Critical': Doctors Call On Congress to Investigate Children's Deaths In Migrant Detention Centers
Three children who died between December and May exhibited sign of influenza, doctors say
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snowden's memoir Edward Snowden Shares His Story in New Memoir That Hits Shelves in September
The exiled American whistleblower's Permanent Record is due to be released on the U.S.'s Constitution Day
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Support for Medicare for All Jumps When Right-Wing Talking Points Are Countered With Strong Progressive Response: Poll
"We can win this battle and guarantee health care as a human right, but we need a nominee who is going to fight hard for Medicare for All."
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Latest Proof Trump 'Unwilling and Incapable' of Engaging in Peace Talks as US Sanctions Iran's Top Diplomat
"Again, President Trump has chosen an action to push Iran away from the negotiating table, isolate America on the world stage, and take diplomatic options off the table."
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With 'Flailing' Debate on Half-Measures, Say Progressives, Biden and Harris Accidentally Made Case for Medicare for All
"A good demonstration of why Medicare for all makes for great messaging. All these complicated-ass half-measures are impossible to explain."
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