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Thursday, November 8, 2018
'Constitutionally Perilous Moment': Nadler Warns Trump White House to Preserve All Documents Related to Sessions' Ouster
"Donald Trump may think he has the power to hire and fire whomever he pleases, but he cannot take such action if it is determined that it is for the purposes of subverting the rule of law and obstructing justice."
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piggie In 'Loud and Clear' Rebuke of Factory Farming, California Passes World's 'Strongest Animal Welfare Law'
While some animal rights advocates argue Proposition 12 won't prevent routine cruelty, its passage "clearly shows pro-animal-rights voter sentiment."
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'Constitutional Crisis Already Here': With Mueller at Risk and Free Press Attacked, Warnings Trump Era 'Entering Dangerous New Phase'
"There is really no other way to spin it: This is a cover-up and a Constitutional crisis."
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'Horrific': Over a Dozen Killed After Gunman Opens Fire in California Bar
"It was sheer panic. Everyone ran and dropped as fast as they could."
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"Trump just put someone who has openly trashed Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation in charge of it," Robert Weissman, president of Public Citizen, one of the advocacy groups behind the rapid-response demonstrations, explained in an emergency email Wednesday evening. Protests are planned for 5 PM on Thursday in cities nationwide. 'A Red Line Crossed': Nationwide Protests Declared for Thursday at 5PM After Jeff Sessions Fired
"Trump thought that by waiting until after the polls closed on Election Day, our voices would be silent. He was wrong."
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Wednesday, November 7, 2018
U.S. President Donald Trump gets into an exchange with CNN reporter Jim Acosta during a news conference a day after the midterm elections on November 7, 2018 in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC. Republicans kept the Senate majority but lost control of the House to the Democrats. "Clear Attack on the First Amendment": Authoritarian Trump Denounced for Stripping Press Credentials From CNN's Jim Acosta
"This unprecedented decision is a threat to our democracy and the country deserves better," said the cable news outlet in a statement. "Jim Acosta has our full support."
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Sanders Warns Trump Any Move to Interfere With Mueller Probe Would Be Considered "Impeachable Offense"
President must allow investigation "to continue unimpeded," warned senator from Vermont
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With Monterey County Measure Poised to Win, Celebration That 'Public Water Won!'
Measure J shows a sizeable lead
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'Trump Is Not Above the Law': 400,000+ People Await Word of Rapid-Response Protests as Sessions Firing Sparks Fear Rosenstein, Mueller Next
"Trump's plan, starting now: Fire Sessions, fire Rosenstein, then fire Mueller. Suppress Mueller investigation."
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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) Pointing to Past Criticism of Mueller Probe, Schumer Demands New Acting Attorney General Recuse Himself
"Given his previous comments advocating defunding and imposing limitations on the Mueller investigation, Mr. Whitaker should recuse himself from its oversight."
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Sessions Fired Hours After Midterm Elections, With Trump Naming Mueller Investigation Skeptic As Interim Successor
"That Trump fired Jeff Sessions the day after Democrats won the House shows that he is completely terrified of what Democrats will do next."
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Virginia residents line up to vote in the pouring rain at Robious Middle School November 6, 2018 in Midlothian, Virginia. Now Is the Time for a Bold Pro-Democracy Agenda for America
As electoral reform advocates celebrate wins for automatic voter registration and restored voting rights, calls for Democrats to do "so much more to do to strengthen our democracy"
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Is This How the First Meeting Between Schumer and Pelosi With Newly-Elected Progressives Like Ocasio-Cortez Will Go?
"We're not scared." "Oh yeah? No corporate donations." "Ahhh!"
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History in the Making as Maine's New Ranked Choice Voting Likely to Decide Key Congressional Race
"If this reform were implemented throughout the country, it should result in a House of Representatives that actually looks and thinks like America."
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Trump Calls CNN's Jim Acosta 'Rude, Terrible Person' as Mayhem Breaks Out at Post-Midterm Presser
"Put down the mic. CNN should be ashamed of itself having you working for them," the president said
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Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams of Georgia "This Race Is Not Over": With Narrow Margin Amid GOP's Dirty Tricks, Stacey Abrams Refuses to Concede in Georgia
"Votes remain to be counted. There are voices that are waiting to be heard," Abrams said early Wednesday, noting that throughout this race, "some have worked hard to take our voices away."
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After Demise of Union-Busting Wisconsin Governor, AFL-CIO Needed Just Six Words: 'Scott Walker Was a National Disgrace'
During a night of triumphs and disappointments, the Koch-backed governor's defeat was a source of unmitigated joy
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 Washington state could have ushered in the nation's first carbon fee if Initiative 1631 had passed. (Photo: Wil C. Fry/flickr/cc) Big Oil Spends Tens of Millions to Successfully Kill Washington's Plan to Drastically Curb Planet-Killing Carbon Emissions
Despite the exptected loss of Initiative 1631, "the transition to a clean energy is no longer a question of if, but when"
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rise for climate Saving Planet With 'Green New Deal' Proves Popular as Climate Hawks Celebrate Midterm Victories
"This is the sort of bold and audacious thinking that we need when it comes to confronting the ever-pressing challenge of averting catastrophic climate change."
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"A People's Wave" Rebukes Trump: Democrats Retake US House With Mandate to Chart Bold Progressive Course
"Millions of people new to social movements joined the fray, showing up at town halls, joining community organizations, and organizing their neighbors to resist the Trump agenda."
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Tuesday, November 6, 2018
Retaking Control of House, Democrats Will Demand IRS Hand Over Trump's Tax Returns: Report
MSNBC's Ari Melber reports that Democrats "intend to request President Trump's tax returns" when the retake power
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It's Official: Unabashed Democratic Socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Now Youngest Woman Ever Elected to Congress
"Ocasio-Cortez pulled off one of the biggest political upsets in American history and proved that America can still be a place where a working class woman of color can defeat a 10-term incumbent and his Wall Street-funded machine."
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let my people vote Repealing "One of Country's Worst Jim Crow Laws," Florida Restores Voting Rights for 1.4 Million People With Past Felony Convictions
"Florida voters made a resoundingly clear statement that the state's shameful lifetime ban on voting is not consistent with the values of democracy."
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Georgia Voters File Last-Minute Lawsuit to Stop Republican Brian Kemp From Counting Ballots in His Own Race
"It would be improper, unfair, and contrary to the due process of law for Kemp to have the power to certify the winners of the 2018 elections."
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As US Votes to Curb Trump-GOP Destruction, UN Biodiversity Chief Warns Humanity at Risk of Self-Annihilation
"The Republican Party is simply a major threat to—not only to the country, but to human survival."
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With Broken Machines and Hours-Long Waits Stopping Voters From Casting Ballots, Majority Says, "Make Election Day a Federal Holiday"
"Is voting meant to be an obstacle course?"
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WATCH LIVE: The Intercept and Democracy Now! Team Up for Progressive Election Night Coverage
Watch live from 7 p.m. to 1 a.m. ET on election night, Tuesday, November 6.
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'Magna Carta for the Web': Read Tim Berners-Lee's Global Declaration for a Humane and Democratic Internet
"We've created something amazing together, but half the world is still not online, and our online rights and freedoms are at risk. The web has done so much for us, but now we need to stand up."
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What High Turnout Looks Like: Unusually High Enthusiasm Reported at Polling Sites Nationwide
"We're seeing a lot more people that typically sit out midterm elections going and showing up because they believe these races are so important."
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'Absolute Fraud': After Billions in Taxpayer Subsidies Championed by Trump, Ryan, and Walker, Foxconn to Import Chinese Workers for Wisconsin Jobs
"Apparently, Scott Walker gave billions in subsidies to a Tawainese company, so that it would despoil land in Wisconsin while paying Chinese workers to make iPhones."
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CBP After Backlash Over 'Cynical Effort to Suppress Latino Vote' in Beto's Hometown, Border Patrol Cancels Election Day Crowd Control Exercise
"It shouldn't have taken outrage from us, congressmen, and the community for them to recognize that this would cause serious problems on #ElectionDay," says the ACLU of Texas
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Progressives Rally on Election Day to Ensure Overwhelming Turnout Thwarts GOP's Voter Suppression Playbook
"If turnout is low today, then right-wing Republicans are going to keep control of many of the levels of government they currently occupy. So our job today, if you have not already, is to vote—and to encourage the people you know to do the same."
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'We Vote, We Win!' Under Assault by Trump's GOP and Supreme Court, Unions Lead Massive Get Out the Vote Effort for Midterms
"We don't know any other way. For us, it's a very natural way to survive: organize, organize."
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Monday, November 5, 2018
Why Vote? Bernie Sanders Offers Simple Last-Minute Reminder: The GOP Agenda Is Horrific
"Our plan: make health care a right to all. Stop giving tax breaks to billionaires. Protect and expand Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid. Transition to sustainable energy and leave behind a livable planet for our children."
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Extremist Anti-Choice Laws Pass in Two States While Oregon Voters Reject Attempt to Curb Abortion Rights for Low-Income Women
Two new "trigger bans" would eliminate access to abortion in Alabama and West Virginia should Roe vs. Wade be overturned
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On Eve of Midterms, Americans Urged to Vote 'Like the Planet Depends On It—Because It Does'
"We have 10 years to save the world from climate catastrophe. We can start by voting on November 6th for candidates who believe in the urgency of climate change."
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Big Oil Spending Tens of Millions to Defeat Washington State's Groundbreaking Carbon Fee Initiative
Sierra Club's Michael Brune says Initiative 1631 'could be a game-changer in the fight against climate change'
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'Instilling Fear in the 11th Hour': Experts Warn Trump DOJ Poll Monitors Being Sent to Intimidate Voters, Not Protect Them
"Attorney General Jeff Sessions does not have his eyes set on voter suppression but is instead exploiting this moment to push a false narrative about voter fraud."
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As Brian Kemp Goes All "Banana Republic" in Georgia, Stacey Abrams and Democrats Have This Plan: Massive Voter Turnout
"We're going to outwork him, we're going to outvote him, and we are going to win."
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Iranian President Hassan Rouhani Rouhani Vows to Defy 'Unjust' Sanctions Imposed by 'Bullying Enemy' Amid Mounting Warnings of War
"The main risk is that the Iranians will start concluding that perhaps they too should walk out" of the nuclear deal, says NIAC co-founder Trita Parsi, "and then we'll have a really bad scenario."
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'Crisis for American Democracy': It's 2018, in the Richest Nation on Earth, and Voting Machines Still Distorting Elections
"Voting machines that flip votes don't need to be hacked by a malicious foreign actor to undermine public confidence in the integrity of our democracy. That's being done for Americans, by Americans."
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Sunday, November 4, 2018
The Securities and Exchange Commission headquarters in Washington, D.C. Under Trump, Corporate Giants See Massive Drop in Penalties: NYT
New investigation by Times shows big business, Wall Street avoiding billions in fines thanks to Trump's deregulatory agenda
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Walkout to Vote banner image from Future Coalition #WalkOutToVote: Harnessing Demand for Change, Youth-Led Alliance Set to Bring Power to Polls
Organizers including March for Our Lives students planned hundreds of walkouts at schools nationwide for Tuesday's midterm election
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Saturday, November 3, 2018
Secretary Of State Mike Pompeo (C), National Security Advisor John Bolton (L), and United States Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley brief the media during the United Nations General Assembly on September 24, 2018 in New York City. (Photo: Stephanie Keith/Getty Images) Ahead of Reimposed Iran Sanctions, Warnings Trump Taking 'Latest Step in a Calculated Campaign... to Provoke War'
"Trump, his war cabinet, and regional cheerleaders," warns advocacy group, "are blowing up an agreement that supports U.S. interests and the aspirations of the Iranian people while planting the seeds for a disastrous war.
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Supporters of the youthful plaintiffs in the case rally outside the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals on Oct. 29, 2018. Landmark Youth Climate Suit Moves Ahead as Supreme Court Rejects Trump Admin. Request to Halt It
"The youth of our nation won an important decision"
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Friday, November 2, 2018
'We Are Not Alone': A Week After Deadly Synagogue Shooting, Jewish Leaders Invite People of All Beliefs to #ShowUpForShabbat
"What could be a more fitting response to the terror in Pittsburgh?"
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Demonstrators march during the March for Science in Washington D.C. on April 22, 2017. Deleted? Under Trump, EPA Website's Climate Section Is "Page Not Found"
The March for Science said the climate page shifted from "Accurate, essential information" to "being updated" to "page not found."
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'Black People Too Stupid To Vote for Me': Longtime Trump Lawyer Michael Cohen Reveals President's Private Racist Comments
Michael Cohen tells Vanity Fair that he knew "the president's private comments were worse than his public rhetoric, and he wanted to offer potential voters what he believed was evidence of Trump's character in advance of the midterm elections."
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Rigged film WATCH: Ahead of Midterms, 'Rigged' Exposes GOP's 10-Year Effort To Sabotage Democracy by Undermining Voting Rights
"The suppression of American voters is something we thought our country had moved past, and yet here we are in the 21st century still engaged in this battle over fundamental rights."
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In Victory Over GOP Suppression Scheme, Court Rules Thousands of Georgians Must Be Allowed to Vote
"This is just the tip of the iceberg of the sort of obstacles that are being placed in front of voters—disproportionately minority voters. We will continue to fight to knock every one of them down."
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The new Medicare for All political action committee (PAC), chaired by Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-Wash.) Here Are the Very First Endorsements of the Medicare for All PAC
Rep. Pramila Jayapal, who chairs the PAC, called for "fighters in public office committed to making Medicare for All a reality."
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As GOP Attacks Voting Rights, Federal Court Rulings Enable Suppression Days Ahead of Midterms
With disappointing rulings in both Kansas and North Dakota, critics say: "Don't look to the judiciary to protect your voting rights."
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Trump, Bibi Netanyahu: Brutal Murder of Khashoggi by Saudis 'Horrendous,' But... 'Larger Problem Is Iran'
The Israeli prime minister's first public comments on the killing come amid reports he urged the Trump administration to stand by Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman
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A depiction of President Donald Trump in Havana, Cuba. With Landslide 189-2 UN Vote, International Community Once Again Rebukes US for Cuba Embargo
In vote on resolution condemning nearly six-decade embargo, 189 member states vote in favor
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'Real Teeth': Senator's Bill Would Punish CEOs With Up to 20 Years in Jail for Violating Consumer Privacy Rules
"There need to be consequences when corporations don't protect your data. My bill will put reckless CEOs in jail if they lie about protecting your personal information."
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Targeting Vulnerable Refugees, Trump's Racist Fearmongering Make His Billionaire Backers Richer by the Day
"At a time that Donald Trump is sending 15,000 troops to confront a caravan of desperately poor people from Central America...the president's chief financial patron is cashing in on private immigration detention camp operators."
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kneeling cheerleader In Apparent First, Lone San Francisco 49ers Cheerleader Takes a Knee During the National Anthem
While she has yet to be publicly identified, the moment was captured by many on social media, with supporters calling the move "admirable" and "incredible."
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U.S. national security adviser John Bolton delivered remarks on the Trump administration's policies in Latin America at Miami Dade College's National Historic Landmark Freedom Tower in Miami, Florida. Praising Openly Fascist Bolsonaro as 'Like-Minded,' John Bolton Hails Brazilian Strongman as Welcome Ally in Crushing Latin American Left
"This is frankly terrifying. A wave of fascism is sweeping the globe, led by Trump and his malevolent, unhinged cronies."
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Thursday, November 1, 2018
Warning Trump Making US Soldiers Props in Racist Border 'Stunt,' Veterans Call on Active-Duty Troops to Refuse Orders to Deploy
"These extremely poor and vulnerable people are desperate for peace. Who among us would walk a thousand miles with only the clothes on our back without great cause?"
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Judge Voices 'Great Concern' Over North Dakota Voter ID Law, But Rejects Tribe's Lawsuit Anyway
" This decision ensures that hundreds, perhaps thousands of Native Americans will not be able to vote in the upcoming election."
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Fred Leuchter, center 'All Kinds of Wrong': Despite Objections From Man Who Built Electric Chair, Tennessee Set to Murder Someone With It
Edmund Zagorski opted for electrocution as the "lesser of two evils" amid concerns that his state's controversial lethal injection cocktail could cause him to endure several minutes of "utter terror and agony."
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Days Before Midterms, Trump's Top Economic Adviser Larry Kudlow Calls Federal Minimum Wage Hike a 'Terrible Idea'
"Closing GOP message: abolish the federal minimum wage."
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No Other Choice, Says Web Pioneer Tim Berners-Lee: Tech Giants Like Google and Facebook Must Be Broken Up
"I am disappointed with the current state of the web. We have lost the feeling of individual empowerment and to a certain extent also I think the optimism has cracked."
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keep the net free Global Internet Freedom Plummets as Governments Use Censorship and Surveillance to Quash Dissent
New Freedom House analysis warns that the rising popularity of China's model of controlling information online threatens democracy worldwide
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'Straight-Up Racist Incitement': Trump Campaign Ads, Warn Critics, Easily Mistaken as Neo-Nazi Propaganda
"This could be a video tweeted out from a far-right, neo-Nazi group," tweeted journalist Mehdi Hasan. "But it was tweeted out by the president of the United States."
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'Happy Birthday, We're Sending You to Prison': Record Number of Young Immigrants Transferred to Adult Detention Upon Turning 18
"Teens who flee their home countries alone to seek safety here need our protection and support, but instead the U.S. government locks them up on their 18th birthdays."
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Google Walkout #GoogleWalkout: Workers Worldwide Leave Their Desks to Demand End to Sexual Harassment and Inequity
"I'm not at my desk because I'm walking out in solidarity with other Googlers and contractors to protest sexual harassment, misconduct, lack of transparency, and a workplace culture that's not working for everyone."
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The Trump White House's Great Halloween Fear: Not Vampires, Not Ghosts, But... Providing Quality Healthcare to Every Single Person
"I'd imagine the families of the thousands of Americans who die every year because they have no health insurance would not find your Halloween 'joke' funny whatsoever."
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Wednesday, October 31, 2018
'We've Never Seen Anything Like This': Unprecedented Early Voting Gives Progressives Hope
Record number of black, latino, and young voters have already gone to polls
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"We thought that we got away with not a lot of warming in both the ocean and the atmosphere for the amount of CO2 that we emitted. But we were wrong," Laure Resplandy, a geoscientist at Princeton University who led the new study, told the Washington Post. 'We Have Less Time Than We Thought': Alarming New Study Shows Oceans Have Retained Far More Heat Than Previously Believed
"The planet warmed more than we thought. It was hidden from us just because we didn't sample it right. But it was there. It was in the ocean already."
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Demonstrators hold signs during a march in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo: Takver/flickr/cc) Tackling 'Urgency and Scale" of Crisis, Oakland, Calif. Declares Climate Emergency
City council passed resolution Tuesday endorsing declaration of a climate emergency and calling for just transition
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fire in Cali New Tool Projecting How High US Cities' Temperatures Will Rise by 2050 Provokes Calls for Climate Action
"Within the next 30 yrs, our cities will begin grappling with the harsh realities of #climatechange," tweeted Rep. Barbara Lee. " Congress must take this seriously—we must act before it's too late."
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'Needlessly Gambling' With Taxpayer Money, Trump's Fed Moves to Gut Big Bank Safeguards
"Deregulating some of the largest banks in the country will make the financial system less safe, less stable, and less protected from another crash."
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Activists gathered under the banner Extinction Rebellion in London on Wednesday to issue their Declaration of Rebellion against the U.K. government's climate inaction. (Photo: Extinction Rebellion) 'This Is Our Darkest Hour': With Declaration of Rebellion, New Group Vows Mass Civil Disobedience to Save Planet
"We have a right and duty to rebel in the face of this tyranny of idiocy—in the face of this planned collective suicide."
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For Sale: Congress New Research Exposes "Stealth Politics" of America's 100 Richest Billionaires
Decade-long analysis shows "most U.S. billionaires have given large amounts money—and many have engaged in intense activity—to advance unpopular, inequality-exacerbating, highly conservative economic policies."
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Dire Warnings for Other States (and the Planet) as Big Oil Pushes Sneaky "Nuclear Option" to Protect Profits via Colorado Ballot
"Colorado Amendment 74, pushed by the fossil fuel industry, seems to be one of the most dangerous propositions in the country," declared Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders
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Watch: Jon Stewart Explains Why Journalists Too Eager to Take Trump's Bait Is Undermining Coverage of Disastrous Policies
"He is able to tune out everything else and just get people focused on the fight. And he's going to win that fight."
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After Years of Tireless Demands to End Carnage, Anti-War and Relief Groups Cautiously Welcome US Call for Yemen Ceasefire
After years-long efforts by human rights groups and lawmakers to end U.S. backing of the Saudis' war in Yemen, the Trump administration follows the Koch brothers' lead in calling for a ceasefire
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Beto O'Rourke Watch: Beto O'Rourke Denounces Trump for Inviting Nation to 'Hate Openly, Unapologetically'
"I think he's trying to play upon the worst impulses of this country," the congressman said while urging voters to challenge the president's rhetoric and policies by turning out for the Nov. 6 midterm elections
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'President Hate, Not Welcome in Our State': Thousands Counter Trump With March for Love and Solidarity in Pittsburgh
"Nationalism, anti-Semitism, and white nationalism cannot be allowed to exist in our city. For many of us, our families came to this country to escape brutal leaders like Trump."
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Tuesday, October 30, 2018
'Just Another Totally Normal Day' in Trump's Swamp as Interior Secretary Zinke Referred to DOJ by His Own Agency's Inspector General
Inspector General Mary Kendall is currently investigating at least three cases of Zinke's improper use of his political influence—one of which could now result in a criminal probe
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The Declaration for American Democracy 'Our Democracy Is Sick': Progressive Groups Join Forces to Ensure Voting Rights and End Corporate Sabotage of Common Good
"Today our system is in crisis," warns the new Declaration for American Democracy. "Together we must build a democracy where everyone participates, every vote is counted, voting rights are fully enforced, and everyone's voice is heard."
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As Handful of Billionaire Families Grab Nation's Wealth for Themselves, New Report Details How Dynasties Rig US Economy
"Today's extreme wealth inequality is perhaps greater than any time in American history. This is largely the result of rapidly growing wealth dynasties and a rigged economy."
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As Latin America Braces for 'Bolsonaro Effect,' Leftist Teachers Already Being Targeted by Brazil's Fascist Forces
"Freedom of thought is not a concession made by the state. It is a fundamental right."
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Trump out hate 'We Do Not Welcome Him. We Do Not Need Him': Protests Planned as Trump Defies Requests He Stay Away From a Pittsburgh in Mourning
"We certainly don't want Trump to feel welcome... He needs to take responsibility for the fact that his dog-whistle politics has helped enable the kind of violent action we saw at Tree of Life."
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From Poverty to Student Debt to Gun Violence to Climate Crisis, Trump's America Is Seriously Stressing People Out
A new survey by the American Psychological Association found that 62 percent of Americans are stressed by the current political climate and 69 percent are anxious about the future
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Humanity 'Sleepwalking Towards the Edge of a Cliff': 60% of Earth's Wildlife Wiped Out Since 1970
"Nature is not a 'nice to have'—it is our life-support system."
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Glenn Greenwald Watch: Glenn Greenwald Breaks Down Lessons for the West From Bolsonaro's Fascist Victory in Brazil
"When the establishment class fails a huge portion of the population for enough time and to enough of an extent, sooner or later they will decide that it is the ruling class that is their enemy."
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A Blatant Lie and 'Obvious Stunt': Trump Claims He Can End 14th Amendment Guarantee of Birthright Citizenship by Presidential Fiat
"To respond as if he's ending birthright citizenship because he told an outlet he is ending birthright citizenship is to allow him to be our assignment editor," said journalist Sam Stein of the Axios interview. "It's an obvious stunt."
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With Midterms in One Week, Bernie Sanders Says GOP Effort to Strip Healthcare From 32 Million Should Be Highlighted 'Every Hour of Every Day'
As Republicans posture as defenders of healthcare, the Vermont senator says their true record of gutting healthcare programs should be exposed as much as possible
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Monday, October 29, 2018
Sign reads: "Human rights defenders" With 300+ Human Rights Defenders Killed Last Year, Global Activists Hammer Out New Action Plan to End Widespread Repression
"As long as we have the strength, we will demand justice and we will do that by occupying the streets and public spaces."
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Fresh Lies From Huckabee Sanders: Claims Trump Not "Placing Blame" on Press for Divisive Politics After President Explicitly Blames Press for Divisive Politics
"You guys have a huge responsibility to play in the divisive nature of the country," press secretary tells White House reporters
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Trump family Lawsuit Charges Trump Organization a 'Racketeering Enterprise That Defrauded Thousands of People for Years'
The president and his three eldest children, the suit claims, have operated "with a singular goal: to enrich themselves by systemically defrauding economically marginalized people looking to invest in their educations, start their own businesses, and pursue the American dream."
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$ Blue Wave of Money Propels 2018 Election to Record-Breaking $5.2 Billion in Spending
"Whether it's a blue wave or a red wave, one thing is certain: A wave of money is surging toward Election Day, much of it coming from the wealthiest donors targeting this year's most competitive races."
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With No Mention of Climate Crisis and More Austerity, Theresa May's UK Budget Decried as "Insult to Our Young People's Future"
"The government claims austerity has worked so now they can end it. That is absolutely the opposite of the truth—austerity needs to end because it has failed."
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 "I’m horrified by it. I’d love to say I was surprised, but I’m not." (Photo: Screenshot) Uncle of Stephen Miller: Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Is What Happens When Hate Is Legitimized
"Mr. Trump has made it his policy to vilify and dehumanize Hispanics, Muslims, nonwhites, calling them subhuman animals that are infesting our country like so many insects or rats."
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Kumi Naidoo, secretary general of Amnesty International, calling for justice for murdered Saudi journalist Jama Khashoggi in the human rights organization's new video. (Screengrab) In New Video Honoring Jamal Khashoggi, Global Journalists Demand Justice for Slain Colleague
Released by Amnesty International, video includes portions of Khashoggi's last column
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'We Wish to Respond to Evil With Good': Muslims Raise Over $120,000 in 48 Hours for Victims of Anti-Semitic Mass Shooting
"We're not gonna stop. We don't think our work is finished because that's a high number."
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monitor Campaigners Launch New Monitoring Tool to Win Ratification of Global Anti-Nuke Treaty by 2019
"We have about 25, 30 countries that say that they will be ready by the end of 2019, so it's definitely possible," says ICAN's executive director
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Calling on Brian Kemp to Resign, Jimmy Carter Says Being a Candidate While Also Controlling Election Process Violates 'Most Fundamental Principle' of Democracy
"In order to foster voter confidence in the upcoming election, which will be especially important if the race ends up very close, I urge you to step aside."
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