Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor: Bernie Sanders Would "Transform the Lives of Poor and Working-Class People"
by email@example.com (Democracy Now!) on October 22, 2019 at 12:51 pm
Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor, an assistant professor at Princeton University, has just published a book about the racial wealth gap and falling rate of […]
Race for Profit: Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor on How Banks & Real Estate Biz Undermined Black Homeowners
by firstname.lastname@example.org (Democracy Now!) on October 22, 2019 at 12:26 pm
Recent U.S. census data reveals the homeownership rate for African Americans has fallen to its lowest level since before the civil rights movement. […]
"Unprecedented" Protests Rage Across Lebanon as People Demand PM's Resignation and End to Austerity
by email@example.com (Democracy Now!) on October 22, 2019 at 12:10 pm
Mass protests in Lebanon have entered their sixth day as hundreds of thousands around the country are taking to the streets to demonstrate against […]
Headlines for October 22, 2019
by firstname.lastname@example.org (Democracy Now!) on October 22, 2019 at 12:00 pm
Erdogan Meets with Putin as Turkish Ceasefire in Syria Expires, William Taylor Testifies in Impeachment Hearings, NYT: U.S. Has Quietly Pulled […]
"We Want Democracy to Be Restored": Protesters in Chile Decry Inequality Amid Military Crackdown
by email@example.com (Democracy Now!) on October 21, 2019 at 12:48 pm
In Chile, as many as eight people have died in widespread civil unrest that has brought Santiago to a standstill and sparked a violent police […]
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 […]
Will impeachment proceedings cost Trump some GOP support?
on October 22, 2019 at 8:48 pm
Washington Post Opinion writer and MSNBC Contributor Jennifer Rubin tells Ali Velshi why she thinks a new poll showing 50% of Americans think Trump should be removed from office could move some Republican lawmakers.
Del. Plaskett: Republicans are afraid of the facts
on October 22, 2019 at 8:45 pm
Del. Stacey Plaskett (D-VI), member of the House Oversight Committee, joins Ali Velshi to discuss what’s next in the impeachment inquiry. She also says President Trump’s usage of the word “lynching” in reference to the impeachment inquiry is the
Amb. Taylor's 'devastating' opening statement draws 'direct line' to Trump
on October 22, 2019 at 8:44 pm
The top U.S. diplomat in Ukraine, Bill Taylor, offered a "disturbing" and "devastating" door testimony Tuesday, drawing a "direct line" between President Donald Trump and the alleged demand for an investigation by the Ukrainians into his political rivals
Castro warns he’ll drop out if he fails to raise $800k
on October 22, 2019 at 8:41 pm
In an email to supporters, 2020 presidential candidate Julián Castro warns that if he doesn’t hit his fundraising goal, he won’t have the resources to keep his campaign going. Castro joins Ali Velshi to discuss his campaign’s road ahead.
The irony behind Trump’s 'lynching' tweet
on October 22, 2019 at 8:38 pm
New York Times best-selling author Mychal Denzel Smith joins Ali Velshi to discuss why President Trump’s comparison of the House impeachment inquiry to a “lynching” revives his racial insensitivity during the arrest of the Central Park Five.