All News Articles for 2019-09-02

Monday, September 2, 2019
Greta Thunberg, a 16-year-old Swedish climate activist, has been nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize. (Photo: Anders Hellberg/Effekt) Attacks on Greta Thunberg, Say Allies, Show Just How 'Terrified' Reactionary Forces Have Become of Global Climate Movement
"When haters go after your looks and differences, it means they have nowhere left to go," said 16-year-old climate activist. "And then you know you're winning!"
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Frances Crowe, then 91 years old, is photographed in front of her home in Northampton, Mass. on Thursday, September 9, 2010 'Trailblazer in the Name of Peace': Anti-War Hero Frances Crowe Dies at 100
"As we celebrate her life and mourn her passing," said one friend and ally, "we know that the best tribute of all is to keep on fighting."
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Mobilizing Thousands for Labor Day Actions Across US, Sanders Touts 'Organizer-in-Chief' Model to Combat Corporate Assault on Workers
"This Labor Day, workers across America will declare that the 40-year war against workers waged by corporate America and the billionaire class must come to an end. That is what this Labor Day is about."
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Pope Francis greets Swedish teenage environmental activist Greta Thunberg, right, during his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican, Wednesday, April 17, 2019. As Category 5 Dorian Devastates, Pope Francis Urges World to Act Fast on Climate Emergency
"Now is the time to abandon our dependence on fossil fuels."
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US 'Complicit in This Nightmare,' Says Sanders, After Trump-Backed Saudi Coalition Kills Over 100 in Bombing of Yemeni Prison
"Congress has declared this war unconstitutional. We must now stand up to Trump and defund all U.S. involvement in these horrors."
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'It Is Pure Hell Here': Videos From Bahamas Show Devastation Left by Hurricane Dorian as Category 5 Storm Heads Toward US Coast
"We are surrounded by water with no way out. Absolute devastation, there really are no words."
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"He's Opposed Every Increase in the Minimum Wage": AFL-CIO Chief Rips Trump's Anti-Worker Agenda
"They've done more things to hurt workers than they have to help them," Richard Trumka said of the Trump administration
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