This Afghan Teen Was Set to Join First-Ever U.N. Youth Climate Summit, But U.S. Denied His Visa
by email@example.com (Democracy Now!) on September 20, 2019 at 12:48 pm
Climate youth activist Nasratullah Elham of Afghanistan was invited to participate in the first-ever U.N. Youth Climate Summit, but the United States […]
Kelsey Juliana v. U.S.: Meet the Young Woman Suing the Federal Government over the Climate Crisis
by firstname.lastname@example.org (Democracy Now!) on September 20, 2019 at 12:32 pm
Among those joining today's Global Climate Strike will be Kelsey Juliana, lead plaintiff in Juliana v. United States, the landmark youth climate […]
"Young People Have Had Enough": Global Climate Strike Youth Activists on Why They Are Marching Today
by email@example.com (Democracy Now!) on September 20, 2019 at 12:12 pm
Today is the Global Climate Strike, inspired by 16-year-old Swedish activist Greta Thunberg. As people took to the streets in Africa, Asia, Europe […]
Headlines for September 20, 2019
by firstname.lastname@example.org (Democracy Now!) on September 20, 2019 at 12:00 pm
Students Across the World Walk Out of Classes in Global Climate Strike, Two Die in Texas as Storm Dumps 40 Inches of Rain on Houston Area, Red Cross: […]
Meet the Beauty Queen Who Inspired Gambia's Me Too Movement After Accusing Ex-Dictator of Rape
by email@example.com (Democracy Now!) on September 19, 2019 at 12:42 pm
In Gambia, an ongoing public truth and reconciliation commission is investigating the atrocities of former President Yahya Jammeh, who ruled the West […]
If you have been thinking, as I have, about why Central Americans need so desperately to escape their home countries; here’s a clue.
UPDATE: Could the NRA Lose Nonprofit Status? PBS/OPB Bye, bye Ollie! How the Hell does the NRA qualify as a Nonproft? At best, they are industry lobbyist. “Under the Internal Revenue Code, all section 501(c)(3) organizations are absolutely prohibited from directly or indirectly participating in, or intervening in, any political campaign on behalf of (or […]
When I reflect on immigrants, my mind always goes to Lazo of Lazo’s Restaurant in Chicago. http://lazosrestaurant.com/ (I think it was orginially Lazo’s Tacos) When I first moved to Chicago, in 1981, I found Lazo’s to be a convenient place to pick up an affordable burrito on my way home from the El stop on Western. […]
This is a really excellent report. Please find time to watch the whole thing.
Because you know you’ve been thinking about it.
This is important! Senator Sheldon Whitehouse delivers a fiery speech on the corrupting influence of “creepy billionaires!
The important thing to realize, is that the cabinet members, Pruitt, DeVos, Carson, etc; are all doing exactly what Trump wants them to do. That is, to “bankrupt” their respective agencies, making them look weak, ineffectual and expensive. This, in order to eliminate these agencies in the future.
Trump family fingers are in many pies. This is an extraction administration at best. %https://www.democracynow.org/2018/3/23/major_new_investigation_into_trump_real%
While we may not be able to access DJT’s personal returns, Form 990 is required to be public information. As such, this document is republished utilizing Guidestar. While this return has not been analyzed by tax professionals for Oregon Progressive, it does appear, they playing funny with the money. Oregon Progressive has not been able […]
Barbara McQuade on Trump’s use of Giuliani: “What he’s doing is really playing with fire”
on September 21, 2019 at 9:54 pm
MSNBC’s Richard Lui discusses the newest revelations from the Whistleblower Controversy with NBC News Correspondent Hans Nichols, Former U.S. Attorney Barbara McQuade, New York Times National Security Reporter Julian Barnes, and Daily Beast White Hous
Sen. Booker may end 2020 campaign due to lack of fundraising
on September 21, 2019 at 9:50 pm
Cory Booker is warning his supporters that without a huge uptick in fundraising, The New Jersey Senator won't be able to stay in the race.
Booker says his campaign needs to be 'ramping up' in fundraising appeal to voters
on September 21, 2019 at 9:23 pm
2020 presidential candidate Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., spoke to MSNBC's Rev. Al Sharpton on his campaign's direct fundraising appeal to voters in order to continue his campaign.
Tech startup CommunityX to hold social impact summit
on September 21, 2019 at 6:43 pm
Next weekend Joy Reid will be at the CommunityX Social Impact Summit in California, a forum that will bring young activists together to discuss some of the most pressing social issues ahead of the 2020 election. Chloë Rogers, founder and CEO of CommunityX
Did Lewandowski wrongly claim his conversations were privileged?
on September 21, 2019 at 6:29 pm
Corey Lewandowski, the first witness in the Democrats’ impeachment inquiry, struck a controversial tone during the House Judiciary hearings on Tuesday. Joy Reid and her panel discuss.