Interpretation Crisis at the Border Leads to Deportation of Mayan-Language Speakers Seeking Refuge
by email@example.com (Democracy Now!) on January 17, 2020 at 1:42 pm
As the U.S. continues to use hostile policies to stop people from seeking refuge and asylum in the United States, we look at a key problem that is […]
4 Years Seeking Justice: Daughter of Slain Indigenous Environmental Leader Berta Cáceres Speaks Out
by firstname.lastname@example.org (Democracy Now!) on January 17, 2020 at 1:22 pm
In Honduras, a new report by the Violence Observatory at the Honduran National Autonomous University says that at least 15 women have been murdered […]
"They Must Conduct a Full and Fair Trial": Senators Sworn In for Historic Trump Impeachment Trial
by email@example.com (Democracy Now!) on January 17, 2020 at 1:09 pm
For just the third time in history, the U.S. Senate has opened a trial to determine if a sitting president should be removed from office. The Senate […]
Headlines for January 17, 2020
by firstname.lastname@example.org (Democracy Now!) on January 17, 2020 at 1:00 pm
Senate Impeachment Trial Opens as Accountability Office Says Trump Broke Law by Withholding Aid, Pentagon Contradicts Trump and Says 11 U.S. Troops […]
Tanks & AR-15s: Moms 4 Housing Speaks Out After Militarized Eviction from Vacant Oakland House
by email@example.com (Democracy Now!) on January 16, 2020 at 1:48 pm
We look at the fight for affordable housing in the Bay Area with Moms 4 Housing, the unhoused and insecurely housed mothers who were evicted Tuesday […]
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 […]
Simmons on Harry and Meghan's departure: 'Royal family will be poorer for it'
on January 18, 2020 at 10:19 pm
NBC's Keir Simmons provides analysis following the news that Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan, will no longer use "royal highness" titles, won't receive public money for their royal duties, and will no longer "full-time working members of the royal
FBI arrests alleged white supremacists ahead of Virginia gun rally
on January 18, 2020 at 9:53 pm
Days before a guns rights rally in Virginia's capital, the FBI arrested alleged white supremacists. On Wednesday, Gov. Ralph Northam declared a state of emergency after receiving "credible intelligence" that armed militias and hate groups are expected to
US military says 11 troops injured, treated for concussions after Iranian missile attack
on January 18, 2020 at 8:43 pm
The US military has updated the status of troops following the Iranian air strike on Iraq's Ain al-Asad air base. After initially reporting no injuries, the US is now saying that 11 troops are being treated for concussions.
Author says 'Trump has a long, storied history of denying knowing people' despite evidence
on January 18, 2020 at 8:41 pm
As more photos of Pres. Donald Trump and Lev Parnas come out, Yahoo Chief Investigative Correspondent Michael Isikoff details the president's long history of denying knowing people if it would be politically inconvenient, even if the evidence is
Sanders vs. Warren clash and its aftermath for 2020 analyzed
on January 18, 2020 at 8:37 pm
Elizabeth Warren accusing Bernie Sanders of calling her a liar is analyzed by experts, including what the aftermath for the 2020 presidential race for the Democratic nomination may be. Joy Reid and her panel discuss.