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Friday, November 17, 2017
As COP23 Closes, Climate Movement Calls for Ambition 'That Science and Justice Demand'
"We confront a mortal threat, now endangering the very existence of island and low-lying nations in the Pacific and around the planet. Accordingly, ambition must be increased and enforced," says James Hansen
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lgbtq solidarity sign As Trump Disregards LGBTQ Rights, 2017 Already Deadliest Year on Record for Transgender Americans
"There is still so much to be done to combat transphobia across our country and around the world. Nowhere is that more evident than at the doorstep of the White House."
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US, European Nations Slammed for 'Complicity' as Humanitarian Groups Demand Aid for Yemen
"The choice is between resolution, or complicity in the suffering; there is no third option."
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With Trump Silent, Sanders and Dems Demand Aid for Iranian Earthquake Victims
"The U.S. has routinely offered to help the Iranian people in times of need. This time should be no different."
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In Pitch-Perfect Retort, New Zealand PM Told Trump: 'No One Marched When I Was Elected'
The new leader was among the New Zealanders who marched against Trump in January—and she didn't back down when the two recently met for the first time
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'Grab-Em-by-the-Pussy' President Slammed for Grand Hypocrisy as Trump Goes After Franken
"No, the president doesn't care about Franken's accuser or what he did. It's just a political football."
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robots 'These Will Be Weapons of Mass Destruction': Warnings About Killer Robots After UN Talks
While support builds for an outright ban of autonomous weapons, powerful nations with large technology industries are resistant to imposing expansive limitations
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Pentagon's Latest Waste of Taxpayer Money as US Navy Pilots Draw Huge Penis in the Sky
"Perfect end to a week about men doing disgusting things to women."
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Watch GOP Senator Get Really Mad and Say 'Bullcrap' When Tax Plan Designed to Benefit the Rich Called a Tax Plan to Benefit the Rich
"When Republicans are in power, the first thing they want to do is give tax cuts to the rich. It's in their DNA," said Democratic Senator Sherrod Brown
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'Giant Middle Finger to Consumers' as Trump Looks at Mulvaney to Head CFPB
"This is no place for another Trump-appointed industry hack."
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plane Investigation Reveals US-Led Bombings in Iraq Kill 31 Times More Civilians Than Reported
New York Times reporters uncovered "consistent failure by the coalition to investigate claims properly or to keep records that make it possible to investigate" in what "may be the least transparent war in recent American history"
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'All Out Class War': GOP Bill Cuts Taxes for Private Jet Owners, Hikes Taxes on Students
Increasing taxes on those already drowning in student loan debt to give the rich a tax break denounced as "the height of Republican insanity"
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