Justice for Rodney Reed: Millions Urge Texas to Halt Execution Amid New Evidence of His Innocence
by firstname.lastname@example.org (Democracy Now!) on November 15, 2019 at 1:50 pm
The Supreme Court considers Friday whether to take up the case of Rodney Reed, an African-American death row prisoner in Texas who is scheduled to be […]
Sen. Cory Booker on Environmental Justice, Nuclear Power & "Savage Racial Disparities" in the U.S.
by email@example.com (Democracy Now!) on November 15, 2019 at 1:23 pm
The first-ever Presidential Forum on Environmental Justice, co-moderated by Democracy Now! host Amy Goodman and former EPA official Mustafa Santiago […]
"This Is My Home": Meet the Lead Plaintiff in the Supreme Court Case to Save DACA
by firstname.lastname@example.org (Democracy Now!) on November 15, 2019 at 1:11 pm
On Tuesday, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments from three lawsuits demanding the Trump administration preserve Deferred Action for Childhood […]
Headlines for November 15, 2019
by email@example.com (Democracy Now!) on November 15, 2019 at 1:00 pm
Two Killed as 16-Year-Old Student Opens Fire at L.A. County High School, El Paso Walmart Reopens, Three Months After Massacre by Racist Gunman, House […]
CodePink Founder Medea Benjamin Threatened with Arrest After Protesting U.S. Foreign Interventions
by firstname.lastname@example.org (Democracy Now!) on November 14, 2019 at 1:52 pm
CodePink co-founder and longtime peace activist Medea Benjamin was threatened with arrest in Washington, D.C., Wednesday and accused of assaulting a […]
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 […]
Did Trump engage in 'witness intimidation...
by Steve Benen on November 15, 2019 at 5:29 pm
Trump apparently thought it'd be a good idea to go after former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch during her testimony. He thought wrong.
Sen. Gillibrand talks impeachment from the Senate view
on November 15, 2019 at 5:12 pm
Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) talks to Chris Hayes about her role as a Senator in the impeachment of Donald Trump.
Friday's Campaign Round-Up, 11.15.19
by Steve Benen on November 15, 2019 at 5:00 pm
Today's installment of campaign-related news items from across the country.
Trump ally Roger Stone found guilty on all counts
on November 15, 2019 at 4:55 pm
Trump associate Roger Stone was found guilty on all seven counts at a trial stemming from the special counsel’s investigation. NBC News’ Ken Dilanian reports.
Chris Matthews: If I were a Republican, I’d ask, ‘What happened to my god damn party?’
on November 15, 2019 at 4:45 pm
On President Trump’s actions, Chris says: "If I were a Republican I would say, 'What happened to my god damn party?' We used to be the good guys in the Cold War. How come this joker is on the other side ... it proves he's the bad guy."