Family of Jailed Saudi Feminist Loujain Al-Hathloul: She Was Waterboarded, Flogged & Electrocuted
by firstname.lastname@example.org (Democracy Now!) on May 21, 2019 at 12:42 pm
It's been a year since women's right activist Loujain Al-Hathloul was detained and jailed in Saudi Arabia for leading a movement to lift the […]
Jennifer Harbury: Deaths of Guatemalan Children at Border Have Roots in Decades of U.S.-Backed Genocide
by email@example.com (Democracy Now!) on May 21, 2019 at 12:30 pm
Five Guatemalan children have died after being apprehended by U.S. Border Patrol since December. We look at the humanitarian crisis unfolding on the […]
Detained, Abused & Denied Medical Care: How Trump Immigration Policies Led to Child Deaths at Border
by firstname.lastname@example.org (Democracy Now!) on May 21, 2019 at 12:16 pm
A 16-year-old Guatemalan boy died in U.S. custody Monday after spending a week in immigration jail. Carlos Gregorio Hernandez Vasquez was found dead […]
Headlines for May 21, 2019
by email@example.com (Democracy Now!) on May 21, 2019 at 12:00 pm
Iran Responds to Trump Threat While U.N. Urges All Parties to De-escalate Rhetoric, Houthis Launch Drone Attack on Saudi Airport, U.N. Warns Yemen […]
Bottle of Lies: How Poor FDA Oversight & Fraud in Generic Drug Industry Threaten Patients’ Health
by firstname.lastname@example.org (Democracy Now!) on May 20, 2019 at 12:30 pm
Generic drugs amount to 90% of all prescriptions filled in the U.S., most of them made in plants in India and China. Generic drugs can be more […]
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 […]
Candidate Trump said if Clinton won in 2016 she'd face unending investigations
on May 22, 2019 at 4:01 am
When running against Hillary Clinton in the 2016 campaign, Donald Trump said she would face incessant investigations if elected. His administration, however, has been the target of nearly 30 investigations already. […]
Will Pelosi and House Democrats launch impeachment proceedings against Trump?
on May 22, 2019 at 3:49 am
Democrats in the House and Speaker Pelosi continue to wrestle with the question of impeaching Trump as the White House resists cooperating with congressional investigations. Peter Baker reacts. […]
Rep. Val Demings: Trump has a total disregard for an equal branch of government
on May 22, 2019 at 3:28 am
House Democratic member of the Judiciary Committee reacts to the Trump White House's continued stonewalling of congressional investigations. […]
Fmr. Trump WH counsel skips House hearing further raising specter of impeachment
on May 22, 2019 at 3:15 am
Don McGahn ignored a House subpoena skipping a Judiciary Cmte. hearing as The Washington Post breaks new details on Hill investigators' efforts to get Trump's tax returns. Peter Baker, Joyce Vance, and Anita Kumar discuss. […]
Rep. Katie Porter: Ben Carson gave ‘zero competent answers’ in hearing
on May 22, 2019 at 2:46 am
Rep. Katie Porter (D-CA) talks to Lawrence about her questions that stumped HUD Secretary Ben Carson including when he thought a mortgage term was the word "Oreos." […]