All News Articles for 2019-08-12

Monday, August 12, 2019
Faith-Based Peace Activists, Facing 25-Year Sentence, Defend Disarmament Action at Nuclear Submarine Base
"I would argue our communal criminal history has been all about upholding the basic tenets of love and providing for the common good."
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Roundup Playing Role of Pesticide 'Cheerleader,' EPA Rebukes Calif. With Ban on Warning Labels for Roundup
"It's the Environmental Protection Agency, not the pesticide protection agency."
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U.S. Attorney General William Barr Barr Blasted by Rights Advocates for 'Absolutely Despicable' Speech Slamming 'Anti-Law Enforcement DAs'
The U.S. attorney general also vowed to deliver a bill, requested by the president, to expedite certain death sentences
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'Disgusting and Disturbing': Trump Guts Endangered Species Act in Gift to Big Business
"This administration seems set on damaging fragile ecosystems by prioritizing industry interests over science."
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In First-of-Its-Kind Survey, Greenlanders Report Fear and Anxiety Over Effects of Climate Crisis
"It is hard for me to imagine the country's future."
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 Pro-democracy protesters hand out leaflets at the arrival hall of the Hong Kong International Airport Concerns Over Police Brutality Persist as Hong Kong Protesters Shut Down One of World's Busiest Airports
Now in their 10th week, the protests were sparked in June by a controversial extradition bill
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Warnings of 'Dire Humanitarian Impact' as Trump Finalizes Rule to Punish Immigrants for Using Public Benefits
"Trump's public charge rule is a xenophobic and classist attack on immigrants."
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Bernie Sanders 'Acing the Electability Test' as Another Poll Shows Senator Crushing Trump in General
"This is the fifteenth straight poll that shows Bernie defeating Trump."
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'Degrading' and 'Unconstitutional': Trump Reviewing Rule That Would Allow Drug Testing for Unemployment Benefits
"This type of futile and unconstitutional intrusion into people's privacy simply because they are out of work is unacceptable."
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'We Will Fight': Over 40 Arrested as Jewish Activists and Allies Confront Amazon for Profiting Off ICE Terror
"Amazon collaborates with ICE, and everyone needs to know that. When we say never again we mean it. Never again to camps, never again to roundups, and never again to profiting from misery."
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