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Friday, June 22, 2018
Watchdog Demands Criminal Probe into Possible Insider Trading by Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross
"We don't play around," said CREW, "our similar complaint against Trump resulted in a criminal referral to DOJ."
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'We Need to Talk About the Future of the Democratic Party': Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's Twitter Thread That Every Democrat and Independent Voter Should Read
Ok. Republicans can read it, too.
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Ralph Nader Asks Former First Ladies: Why No "Heartfelt Concern for Tens of Thousands of Children Killed or Seriously Maimed" by Their Husbands' Wars?
Consumer advocate puts check on Laura Bush and Michelle Obama for selective criticism when it comes to kids harmed by brutal U.S. policies
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#legos 'We Don't Know... How Bad It Is': 31-Car Oil Train Derails Into Iowa Floodwaters
Amid worries of drinking water contamination, tankers looked as if they had been "thrown around like Legos"
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'F*ck Decorum': On House Floor, Rep. Ted Lieu Plays Audio of Detained Children Crying
"Donald Trump engaged in the functional equivalent of kidnapping. The American people need to hear this."
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Here's the Story of How I Met Detained Minors on My Flight From Texas
“How old are you?” I asked in Spanish. “Sixteen,” she answered. “Did you come here with your families?” “Alone.” she said. “Are you scared?” I asked. “Yes.”
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Demonstrators with the March for in Washington, D.C. on April 22, 2017. (Photo: Stephen Melkisethian/flickr/cc) 'This Is Censorship': Trump's War on Facts Continues With Muzzling of USGS Scientists
New directive, LA Times reports, requires scientists at the U.S. Geological Survey to get approval for media interviews from U.S. Department of the Interior for most cases
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Actually, Melania, #IReallyDoCare: First Lady's Offensive Jacket Inspires Outpouring of Goodness
While Melania Trump's viral jacket appeared to promote apathy and indifference, response to it raises millions for immigrant rights and child advocacy groups
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'No Justice, No Sleep!' Protesters Blare Audio of Crying Detained Children Outside DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen's Home
"There's a child snatcher living in Alexandria, Virginia."
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man on phone 'Groundbreaking Victory' for Privacy as Supreme Court Rules Against Warrantless Cellphone Tracking
"The government can no longer claim that just using technology like your cellphones means you've given up your Fourth Amendment rights," says the ACLU. "This is huge."
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'Where Are Scott Pruitt's Emails?' Sierra Club Demands After FOIA Request Turns Up Only One Message Sent by EPA Chief
"The idea that Scott Pruitt sent a single work-related external email during nearly a year leading EPA is absurd on its face."
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From 'I Alone Can Fix It' to 'Congress Must Fix It' to... 'This Is a Waste of Time'
Predicting a "Red Wave" for the mid-terms—and as more than 2,000 children taken from their families languish in U.S. detention centers—president says "Republicans should stop wasting their time" on doing anything about immigration
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food stamps sign "Slap in the Face" to Poor Americans: House GOP Passes Farm Bill Attacking Nation's Hungriest Families
"This is just another attempt by Paul Ryan to pretend that the biggest problem with the federal deficit is lazy poor people, not the $1.5 trillion tax cut he and his colleagues just gave to the richest people in the country."
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After She Blames Human Rights Groups for Trump Decision to Ditch UN Council, Amnesty Accuses Nikki Haley of 'Open Hostility'
"As civil society, our job is to hold those in power to account, and refusing to engage with anyone who disagrees with it will leave the Trump administration in a very lonely place."
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