Mother Jones Magazine

  • newLunchtime Photo
    This is a picture of a garland daisy growing on one of the dirt piles produced by the construction of the Great Park in Irvine. Enjoy.
    - 59 mins ago 22 Oct 20, 7:30pm -
  • new“Sing for Science,” a New Music Podcast That Hits All the Right Notes
    Listening to Living Colour’s hit song “Cult of Personality,” the rock group and a fascism scholar unpack the psychology of tyranny. Discussing “I Don’t Know Why,” Norah Jones and a science writer break down science denialism and the study…
    - 60 mins ago 22 Oct 20, 7:29pm -
  • newHow Gun Culture and the Government Fell Back in Love
    “The criminal element is out in our community. We do see that on the news every single day.” That’s Ed O’Carroll talking. He’s appearing at the outset of a promotional video for the National Rifle Association’s “award-winning crime prev…
    - 1 hour ago 22 Oct 20, 7:12pm -
  • newEveryone Is Tired of Donald Trump
    Via Dave Wasserman, here are the crosstabs from an average of the most recent polls: Compared to 2016, Trump has massively lost support in virtually every demographic group. Nine points among seniors! What’s equally interesting is that all of this…
    - 2 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 6:47pm -
  • newYour Questions About Tonight’s Debate Answered
    Tonight is the third and final presidential debate. Or maybe the second and final. In any case, I answer all your questions about the debate below: When is it? 9 pm to 10:30 pm Eastern time. Where is it? On your TV. Or your laptop. Or your phone. Hel…
    - 4 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 4:01pm -
  • newCoronavirus Growth in Western Countries: October 21 Update
    Here’s the coronavirus death toll through October 21. The raw data from Johns Hopkins is here.
    - 6 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 2:43pm -
  • newTrump’s Obsession With the Death Penalty Will Culminate Just After the Election
    With less than two weeks remaining before the election, and President Donald Trump trailing former Vice President Joe Biden in the polls, Trump is traveling to battleground states and holding rallies with his often unmasked and often not socially-dis…
    - 7 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 1:57pm -
  • newTrump’s VA Is Trying to Scare Off Whistleblowers During the Pandemic
    When Donald Trump took office, one of his first moves was to address the rampant mismanagement and corruption that had long plagued the Department of Veterans Affairs. In April 2017, he signed an executive order to establish a new office whose sole p…
    - 10 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 10:00am -
  • newRobert Lighthizer Blew Up 60 Years of Trade Policy. Nobody Knows What Happens Next.
    This story was published in partnership with ProPublica, a nonprofit newsroom that investigates abuses of power. Sign up for ProPublica’s Big Story newsletter to receive stories like this one in your inbox as soon as they are published. On a spring…
    - 10 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 10:00am -
  • newIf You’re 16 or 17, We Want to Hear Your Ideas for Repairing America
    Let’s face it, we are all struggling. The devastation from the last four years, the pandemic, the climate crisis, the terrifying shredding of the norms we thought would somehow endure and protect our democracy, all seem to be heading for a day of r…
    - 10 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 10:00am -
  • AMERICA’S FRONT PAGE FOR NEWS

  • newUpdate — Murder charge dropped against Derek Chauvin…

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  • newBreaking — FDA approves Remdesivir…

    - 15 mins ago 22 Oct 20, 8:14pm -
  • newCould Austin Texas go red? — Residents are pissed

    - 15 mins ago 22 Oct 20, 8:14pm -
  • newTrump invites Biden whistleblower Tony Bobulinski to be ‘special guest’ at tonight’s debate… Developing
    BREAKING: Tony Bobulinski to be @realDonaldTrump special guest at tonight’s debate — John Roberts (@johnrobertsFox) October 22, 2020   Full story here…        
    - 22 mins ago 22 Oct 20, 8:07pm -
  • newAlert — Bobulinksi agrees to provide documents to Senate…

    - 25 mins ago 22 Oct 20, 8:04pm -
  • newUh-oh, Lloyd Blankfein…

    - 29 mins ago 22 Oct 20, 8:00pm -
  • newWatch Live — Colorado wildfires burn, Governor holds press conference…
      Time-lapse of East Troublesome Fire from Loveland Ski Area               WATCH LIVE — PRESS CONFERENCE With three major wildfires burning in three different counties, Governor Jared Polis responds      
    - 32 mins ago 22 Oct 20, 7:57pm -
  • newWeekend At Biden’s — Brilliant Ad
    The best campaign ad I’ve seen yet#WeekendAtBidens pic.twitter.com/IaKjH569uQ — Trollasaurus (@TrollasaurusRx) October 22, 2020                  
    - 36 mins ago 22 Oct 20, 7:53pm -
  • newTrump releases full unedited 60 Minutes interview…
      President Donald Trump has made good on his promise to release what he has called the “full, unedited preview of the vicious attempted “takeout” interview” with 60 Minutes Lesley Stahl.   Full story here…        
    - 44 mins ago 22 Oct 20, 7:45pm -
  • newNo one shows up to hear Obama speak in Philly…
    Look at the crowd that showed up in Philadelphia to see Obama and Biden. pic.twitter.com/yqrmN0gjeQ — The Dirty Truth (Josh) (@AKA_RealDirty) October 21, 2020     Amen brother! pic.twitter.com/IYWOMMaeVD — Doug Bailey (@thedougbailey) October 2…
    - 45 mins ago 22 Oct 20, 7:44pm -
  • The American Prospect

  • newFamily Care: Good Policy, Good Politics
    Advocates believe that universal coverage for care work doesn’t just make economic sense but is also a political winner.
    - 11 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 9:30am -
  • newWhat the U.S. Can Learn About Caregiving From the World
    Most developed countries offer some form of family care coverage. Here are some of the best models.
    - 11 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 9:25am -
  • newWashington: The Caregiving State
    In the Pacific Northwest, lawmakers have acted to help defray the exorbitant costs of family caregiving. More needs to be done.
    - 11 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 9:20am -
  • newBuilding Movements Around the Care Economy
    The case study of child care politics over the past five years offers lessons for how to build a movement around Universal Family Care.
    - 11 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 9:15am -
  • Illusions of Post-Trump Bipartisanship
    Today on TAP: The Trump-era GOP is a lost cause
    - 1 day ago 21 Oct 20, 7:00pm -
  • Establishment Democrats vs. Working Families Democrats
    Gov. Andrew Cuomo is trying to kick the successful progressive Working Families Party off the ballot in New York.
    - 1 day ago 21 Oct 20, 6:00pm -
  • Unsanitized: Where Future Crisis Mitigation Must Be Targeted
    Plus, nothing doing in Congress just yet. This is The COVID-19 Daily Report for October 21, 2020.
    - 1 day ago 21 Oct 20, 3:10pm -
  • An Interview With Ai-jen Poo
    The head of Care in Action talks about her vision for a unified, integrated family care infrastructure.
    - 1 day ago 21 Oct 20, 9:30am -
  • Building Back the Care Economy
    We have a moment to right many historical wrongs for care workers, which create racial and gender inequities.
    - 1 day ago 21 Oct 20, 9:25am -
  • Economic Rights as Industrial Policy
    Family care policies can be part of a transformation that centers the worker in economic relief efforts rather than companies.
    - 1 day ago 21 Oct 20, 9:20am -
  • Twitchy

  • new'Whiny and ignorant at BEST': Mollie Hemingway SHUTS Karen Tumulty down for playing the 'woman card' to defend Lesley Stahl

    - 5 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 3:46pm -
  • newMUH RUSSIA! Richard Grenell BUSTS Biden spox who's already doing damage control around Hunter and tonight's debate

    - 5 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 3:09pm -
  • new'What Stahl does NOT mention...': Byron York truth nukes 60 Minutes journo's claim there's 'no real evidence' of spying on Trump's 2016 campaign

    - 5 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 3:04pm -
  • new'Oh thank God': Alyssa Milano does her part to make sure that Texas steers clear of Joe Biden

    - 6 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 2:54pm -
  • new'Additional 10% provided to Hunter for the 'big guy'': Separate docs detail Biden family links to Chinese business deal and YIKES

    - 6 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 2:39pm -
  • newCBS News is big mad that Donald Trump has undermined their 'full, fair, and contextual reporting' by releasing unedited 60 Minutes footage

    - 6 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 1:59pm -
  • newJames Woods' photo side-by-side puts Rob Reiner's applause for Biden campaign's 'closer' into hilarious perspective

    - 7 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 1:46pm -
  • newDeath by mic drop? @redsteeze absolutely shreds Lesley Stahl's ridiculous 'we can't put on things we can't verify' defense [pic]

    - 7 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 1:37pm -
  • new'OK, comrade': David Hogg proposes 'some kind of mass education campaign' to prevent the spread of misinformation

    - 7 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 1:13pm -
  • newInvestigative journalist Leslie Stahl tells President Trump the Hunter Biden laptop 'can't be verified'

    - 7 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 1:08pm -
  • BuzzFeed

  • newMatthew McConaughey Didn't Speak To His Mom For Eight Years Because She Kept Leaking Stories About Him To The Media
    "She became a different person."View Entire Post ›
    - 4 hours ago 23 Oct 20, 12:23am -
  • newHere's Everything New Coming To Netflix This Week, Starting Oct. 22
    Including the first holiday movie of the year!!View Entire Post ›
    - 4 hours ago 23 Oct 20, 12:20am -
  • newHere’s What Nigeria’s Protesters Are Fighting For
    The #EndSARS movement has swept across Nigeria and the world — but the country’s president won’t acknowledge it even after protesters were slaughtered.View Entire Post ›
    - 4 hours ago 23 Oct 20, 12:09am -
  • newMitch McConnell Swears He's Healthy After Photos Showed His Hand A Different Color
    Viral photos show McConnell picking up a face mask, revealing his right hand to be much darker than the rest of his body, as well as a bandaged thumb.View Entire Post ›
    - 3 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 11:39pm -
  • newA Tweet From Cher Went Viral And Turned Into A Meme And It's So Dumb But Also So Funny
    I needed this.View Entire Post ›
    - 3 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 11:35pm -
  • newOn Top Of All The Other Drama Surrounding Them, Now Lily James And Dominic West Might Get Fined For Riding On A Scooter Together
    This story just took a turn.View Entire Post ›
    - 3 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 11:21pm -
  • newDid You Stop Watching These Extremely Popular Shows At The Same Time As Everyone Else?
    Let's be honest, things always get rough around Season 5.View Entire Post ›
    - 3 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 11:06pm -
  • new22 Products From Chewy That Every Dog Owner Probably Needs
    ~Chew~ on these must-haves for a second: an entertaining and stimulating snuffle mat, a DNA kit so you can finally figure out what kind of dog you have, and an allergy chew to put an end to the scratching.View Entire Post ›
    - 3 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 11:00pm -
  • newOnly Geography Majors Can Match 10/12 Of These Countries To The Continents They’re On
    Where is Eritrea again?View Entire Post ›
    - 2 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 10:46pm -
  • newWhich Movie Kiss Still Lives In Your Head Rent Free?
    So many smooches, but which is the best?View Entire Post ›
    - 2 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 10:41pm -
  • LifeNews.com

  • newPresident Trump Signs Statement Declaring There is “No Right to Abortion”
    Pro-life leaders celebrated a historic moment Thursday when President Donald Trump’s administration declared to the United Nations that aborting unborn babies is not a human right. The Geneva Consensus declaration, signed by the United States and 3…
    - 48 mins ago 22 Oct 20, 7:41pm -
  • newHere’s a Few More Reasons Why President Trump Will Defeat Joe Biden
    In the face of virtually every poll showing Hillary Clinton up  by 3-6 points, I wrote the following on November 7, 2016, the day before the election: “But the most accurate poll over the last several election cycles has been IBD/TIPP…” And, i…
    - 2 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 6:50pm -
  • newKansas Democrat Senate Candidate Barbara Bollier is a Radical Abortion Activist
    Democrat candidate for the U.S. Senate Barbara Bollier has filled up Kansas mailboxes and airwaves with campaign rhetoric claiming she is an “independent moderate” who “leads with Christian values.” That rhetoric now appears completely unteth…
    - 2 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 6:29pm -
  • newIdentical Twins are Doing Great After Parents Reject Killing One of Them in Abortion
    Premature twins, Finn and Zack Bishop, are now flourishing at home after being born at 28 weeks, and just one day after doctors advised their parents to have an abortion. At 24 weeks, mother Caroline Bishop underwent pioneering surgery to correct a c…
    - 2 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 6:04pm -
  • newPremature Baby Was Born at 23 Weeks When Abortions are Still Legal, He’s Thriving Today
    Logan Ray almost died several times within the first few months of his premature birth. The Irish Sun reports the Oregon boy, now 4, was born at 23 weeks of pregnancy in 2016. He overcame pregnancy complications, brain bleeds, infections and surgeri…
    - 3 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 5:04pm -
  • newJoe Biden is Catholic, But Catholics are Supporting Trump Because He’s Pro-Life
    Cassandra Luevano does not think Catholic voters are convinced by Democrat presidential candidate Joe Biden’s talk about his faith. Though Biden has been highlighting his Catholic faith on the campaign trail, his positions on abortion, religious fr…
    - 4 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 4:10pm -
  • Slate Magazine

  • newHow to Boost Unions’ Power? Sectoral Bargaining. - Industry-wide bargaining could decrease inequality and improve livelihoods for unionized workers.
    sec•tor•al bar•gain•ingnoun1. a labor policy that enablesunions to set standards fortheir whole industry, boostingtheir leveraging powerWhy can't unions do "sectoral bargaining" now? In theory, they can—and have before. In 1980,…
    - 8 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 12:00pm -
  • How Can We Rebuild Working-Class Politics? Let’s Go to “Strike School.” - In an interview, longtime organizer Jane McAlevey explains how unions and the Left across the globe have the power to defeat the billionaires—if we engage in concerted, collective action.
    This piece was first posted at Jacobin. Throughout September and October, thousands of activists and unionists from seventy countries participated in the international “Strike School” organizing training led by Jane McAlevey and sponsored by the…
    - 1 day ago 21 Oct 20, 7:38pm -
  • How Bipartisan Anti-China Rhetoric Is Being Used to Increase U.S. Military Spending - Republicans and Democrats are using the “menace” of China to justify pouring billions into the Pentagon's budget.
    With little public attention or debate, the call for greater confrontation with China is being used by both Republicans and Democrats to justify funneling billions more in spending toward the Pentagon’s budget and pursue military buildup across the…
    - 1 day ago 21 Oct 20, 7:00pm -
  • The Supreme Court Said Their Sentencing Was Unconstitutional. But They’re Still Behind Bars. - Despite SCOTUS rulings against life without parole sentences for juveniles, most who received that sentence remain incarcerated.
    Efrén Paredes Jr.’s life outside prison was over before he was old enough for a driver’s license. With no criminal record, 15-year-old Paredes worked part-time as a bagger at a Michigan grocery store. One night, after hours, his co-worker was s…
    - 1 day ago 21 Oct 20, 12:00pm -
  • The Disenfranchised Voters No One Is Talking About: Residents of U.S. Colonies - Hundreds of thousands in Guam and across the U.S. territories will be unable to cast a ballot this November. It’s a stark reminder of America’s brutal colonial legacy.
    As the presidential election approaches, American liberals and leftists alike have grown increasingly concerned about the threats of voter suppression and disenfranchisement. Their fears appear well warranted. This month alone has seen states impose…
    - 2 days ago 20 Oct 20, 6:30pm -
  • Exxon Spends Millions on Facebook To Keep the Fossil Fuel Industry Alive - Aided by a right-wing political consulting firm, the company is rallying supporters to fight for oil and gas interests at every level of government.
    In January 2019, an outfit called Santa Barbara for Safe and Local Transport (SBSLT) began running social media advertisements for select California residents. SBSLT’s name and logo—showcasing distant green mountains, a sliver of blue ocean and a…
    - 2 days ago 20 Oct 20, 12:04pm -
  • Politicians Play Chicken With Economic Relief While Americans Starve - Republicans and Democrats are prioritizing their own political fortunes over the wellbeing of millions.
    Economic relief from the Federal government has run dry, with few prospects for its renewal. And the results have been catastrophic.Stimulus packages passed in the spring had provided an economic lifeline to tens of millions, but key pieces, includi…
    - 3 days ago 19 Oct 20, 6:30pm -
  • 13 Ways the Vote Is Being Suppressed Ahead of the Election - Half of American voters expect to have difficulty casting a ballot this November.
    As the coronavirus continues to ravage the United States, many Americans are planning out how to vote safely in one of the most contentious presidential elections in recent years Many states have surpassed their 2016 requests for absentee ballots, an…
    - 3 days ago 19 Oct 20, 1:30pm -
  • The U.S. Still Uses Dozens of Hazardous Pesticides Banned in Other Countries - Phorate, for example—the “extremely hazardous” insecticide that is most used in the U.S.—is banned in 38 countries, including China, Brazil and India.
    Editor's Note: This article was originally published on the Midwest Center for Investigative Reporting.A total of about 400 different agricultural pesticides were used in the United States in 2017, the latest year data is available. More a…
    - 4 days ago 18 Oct 20, 10:41pm -
  • This Crisis Makes Clear: We Need a Four-Day Work Week, Now - A shorter work week could help create a more thriving society. But to work it must be equitable.
    The pandemic inspired politicians and country leaders across the world to speak in favor of a reduced work week. New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has brought it up, as has Sanna Marin, the Prime Minister of Finland. Germany’s largest trade…
    - 6 days ago 16 Oct 20, 12:30pm -
  • Blunt Force Truth

  • newThe Supreme Court and What it means for America – An Interview with Adam Winkler- Episode 571
    On this episode of Blunt Force Truth, Mark is joined by Professor Adam Winkler. Professor Winkler brings a wealth of knowledge and insight on the United States Constitution and Supreme Court. Today’s show rundown: Their thoughts on the hearings for…
    - 10 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 10:00am -
  • Destructive Politics – Episode 570
    On this episode of Blunt Force Truth, Chuck and Mark everything from the media protecting Joe Biden to how politics is destroying sports. Today’s show rundown: How Joe Biden and the Democrats have continuously changed their position on critical iss…
    - 3 days ago 19 Oct 20, 10:00am -
  • Marxism Will Destroy Your Rights – Episode 569
    On this episode of Blunt Force Truth, Chuck and Mark discuss everything from Hidin’ Biden to Amy Coney Barrett’s ongoing hearings. Today’s show rundown: What our country would look like with a packed Supreme Court and the ending of the Electora…
    - 7 days ago 15 Oct 20, 10:00am -
  • No Substance Joe – Episode 568
    On this episode of Blunt Force Truth, Chuck and Mark have plenty to discuss as we are less than a month away from the election. Today’s show rundown: How we have created a generation of narcissists and how that is linked to the riots across the cou…
    - 10 days ago 12 Oct 20, 10:00am -
  • Protecting our Nation – An Interview with Victor Avila – Episode 567
    On this episode of Blunt Force Truth, Chuck and Mark welcome Victor Avila back to the show. Victor is back to share some more details about his recently released book called Agent Under Fire: A Murder and a Manifesto. Today’s show rundown: Michigan…
    - 14 days ago 8 Oct 20, 10:00am -
  • Political Prisoners – An Interview with Pete Santilli – Episode 566
    On this episode of Blunt Force Truth, Chuck and Mark are joined by Pete Santilli. Pete was targeted and prosecuted by the Obama administration for his coverage of the Bundy ranch stand-off. Today’s show rundown: Pete’s story on the Bundy ranch st…
    - 17 days ago 5 Oct 20, 10:00am -
  • Where Is Our Country Headed? – Episode 565
    On this episode of Blunt Force Truth, Chuck and Mark discuss the upcoming debate, Joe Biden, Trump’s tax returns, and much more. Today’s show rundown: Since this episode was recorded on Tuesday, Chuck and Mark share their projections How the expe…
    - 21 days ago 1 Oct 20, 10:00am -
  • Part 2: Truth, Logic, and Common Sense – An Interview with Ted Nugent – Episode 564
    On this episode of Blunt Force Truth, Chuck and Mark are joined by Ted Nugent for the second part of their interview. Today’s show rundown: Ted shares how his mindset has kept him going and what drives him everyday The ongoing lies from the left to…
    - 24 days ago 28 Sep 20, 10:00am -
  • Part 1: Truth, Logic, and Common Sense – An Interview with Ted Nugent – Episode 563
    On this episode of Blunt Force Truth, Chuck and Mark are joined by the Motor City Madman himself. Today’s show rundown: Ted’s thoughts on the craziness of 2020 Why apathy is a major threat to our nation and individual freedoms The appalling low n…
    - 28 days ago 24 Sep 20, 10:00am -
  • What Will the Future Hold? – An Interview with Dr. Phil Kiver- Episode 562
    On this episode of Blunt Force Truth, Chuck and Mark are joined by Dr. Phil Kiver. Dr. Kiver is an expert in foreign relations and strategic securities. Today’s show rundown: Which country is the biggest threat to our national security What the cur…
    - 31 days ago 21 Sep 20, 10:00am -
  • In These Times

  • newHow to Boost Unions’ Power? Sectoral Bargaining. - Industry-wide bargaining could decrease inequality and improve livelihoods for unionized workers.
    sec•tor•al bar•gain•ingnoun1. a labor policy that enablesunions to set standards fortheir whole industry, boostingtheir leveraging powerWhy can't unions do "sectoral bargaining" now? In theory, they can—and have before. In 1980,…
    - 8 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 12:00pm -
  • How Can We Rebuild Working-Class Politics? Let’s Go to “Strike School.” - In an interview, longtime organizer Jane McAlevey explains how unions and the Left across the globe have the power to defeat the billionaires—if we engage in concerted, collective action.
    This piece was first posted at Jacobin. Throughout September and October, thousands of activists and unionists from seventy countries participated in the international “Strike School” organizing training led by Jane McAlevey and sponsored by the…
    - 1 day ago 21 Oct 20, 7:38pm -
  • How Bipartisan Anti-China Rhetoric Is Being Used to Increase U.S. Military Spending - Republicans and Democrats are using the “menace” of China to justify pouring billions into the Pentagon's budget.
    With little public attention or debate, the call for greater confrontation with China is being used by both Republicans and Democrats to justify funneling billions more in spending toward the Pentagon’s budget and pursue military buildup across the…
    - 1 day ago 21 Oct 20, 7:00pm -
  • The Supreme Court Said Their Sentencing Was Unconstitutional. But They’re Still Behind Bars. - Despite SCOTUS rulings against life without parole sentences for juveniles, most who received that sentence remain incarcerated.
    Efrén Paredes Jr.’s life outside prison was over before he was old enough for a driver’s license. With no criminal record, 15-year-old Paredes worked part-time as a bagger at a Michigan grocery store. One night, after hours, his co-worker was s…
    - 1 day ago 21 Oct 20, 12:00pm -
  • The Disenfranchised Voters No One Is Talking About: Residents of U.S. Colonies - Hundreds of thousands in Guam and across the U.S. territories will be unable to cast a ballot this November. It’s a stark reminder of America’s brutal colonial legacy.
    As the presidential election approaches, American liberals and leftists alike have grown increasingly concerned about the threats of voter suppression and disenfranchisement. Their fears appear well warranted. This month alone has seen states impose…
    - 2 days ago 20 Oct 20, 6:30pm -
  • Exxon Spends Millions on Facebook To Keep the Fossil Fuel Industry Alive - Aided by a right-wing political consulting firm, the company is rallying supporters to fight for oil and gas interests at every level of government.
    In January 2019, an outfit called Santa Barbara for Safe and Local Transport (SBSLT) began running social media advertisements for select California residents. SBSLT’s name and logo—showcasing distant green mountains, a sliver of blue ocean and a…
    - 2 days ago 20 Oct 20, 12:04pm -
  • Politicians Play Chicken With Economic Relief While Americans Starve - Republicans and Democrats are prioritizing their own political fortunes over the wellbeing of millions.
    Economic relief from the Federal government has run dry, with few prospects for its renewal. And the results have been catastrophic.Stimulus packages passed in the spring had provided an economic lifeline to tens of millions, but key pieces, includi…
    - 3 days ago 19 Oct 20, 6:30pm -
  • 13 Ways the Vote Is Being Suppressed Ahead of the Election - Half of American voters expect to have difficulty casting a ballot this November.
    As the coronavirus continues to ravage the United States, many Americans are planning out how to vote safely in one of the most contentious presidential elections in recent years Many states have surpassed their 2016 requests for absentee ballots, an…
    - 3 days ago 19 Oct 20, 1:30pm -
  • The U.S. Still Uses Dozens of Hazardous Pesticides Banned in Other Countries - Phorate, for example—the “extremely hazardous” insecticide that is most used in the U.S.—is banned in 38 countries, including China, Brazil and India.
    Editor's Note: This article was originally published on the Midwest Center for Investigative Reporting.A total of about 400 different agricultural pesticides were used in the United States in 2017, the latest year data is available. More a…
    - 4 days ago 18 Oct 20, 10:41pm -
  • This Crisis Makes Clear: We Need a Four-Day Work Week, Now - A shorter work week could help create a more thriving society. But to work it must be equitable.
    The pandemic inspired politicians and country leaders across the world to speak in favor of a reduced work week. New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has brought it up, as has Sanna Marin, the Prime Minister of Finland. Germany’s largest trade…
    - 6 days ago 16 Oct 20, 12:30pm -
  • The Gateway Pundit

  • newBREAKING: Biden’s Former Business Partner in China Scheme, Tony Bobulinski, Will Be Trump’s Special Guest at Final Debate
    Tony Bobulinski, a former business partner of Hunter Biden, Joe Biden and Joe’s brother Jim in the now-infamous China scheme, will be President Donald Trump’s special guest at the final presidential debate on Thursday evening. BREAKING: Tony Bobu…
    - 21 mins ago 22 Oct 20, 8:08pm -
  • newOUTSTANDING! Attendance and Enthusiasm at President Trump’s Rallies GREATER Than Attendance and Excitement 4 Years Ago in 2016
    President Trump has more enthusiasm this year than in 2016.  The attendance at his rallies is greater than 2016! Since Labor day we count huge crowds for President Trump but very, very small crowds for former VP Biden. Some of Biden’s events have…
    - 28 mins ago 22 Oct 20, 8:01pm -
  • newWATCH: Volatile and Angry MSNBC Host Cuts Off Interview With Trump Campaign Spokesman, Refuses to Let Him Discuss Voter Fraud
    Leftist journalists are celebrating on Twitter after a volatile MSNBC propagandist cut off an interview with Trump campaign spokesperson Hogan Gidley for attempting to discuss potential voter fraud. Director of National Intelligence (DNI) John Ratcli…
    - 41 mins ago 22 Oct 20, 7:48pm -
  • newThey’re Panicking! Biden Spox on Debate: ‘If We See From Trump These Attacks on Biden’s Family, We Need to be Clear He’s Amplifying Russian Misinformation’
    Biden’s campaign is in panic mode over Hunter Biden’s laptop from hell that is slowing dripping out damning emails in one of the best October surprises ever. Rudy Giuliani is crushing Joe Biden’s campaign by releasing emails from Hunter’s lap…
    - 1 hour ago 22 Oct 20, 7:24pm -
  • newProtesters Interrupt Dem Senator Chuck Schumer at Press Conference About Amy Coney Barrett (VIDEO)
    The Senate Judiciary Committee voted 12-0 to confirm Judge Amy Coney Barrett for the Supreme Court on Thursday morning. Democrat members on the committee boycotted the vote. The Democrat committee members held a press conference and left-wing protest…
    - 1 hour ago 22 Oct 20, 7:03pm -
  • new“America Is Open For Business” High-Quality Copper And Silver Coins
    As the election approaches, we’re focused on winning. We’re taking people to the polls, signing up to be pollwatchers and flying Trump flags everywhere. But we’re also starting to think past the election. We’re thinking past the lockdowns. We…
    - 1 hour ago 22 Oct 20, 7:00pm -
  • new“You Can Pay Me Now or Pay Me Later” – Joe Biden Lectures Ukrainian President and Lawmakers in 2015 Speech on Economics (VIDEO)
    In July, 2015 then Vice President Joe Biden told then Ukrainian Prime Minister Yatsenyuk, in front of a room of businessmen and government officials, “You can pay me now or pay me later.” Joe Biden delivered his remarks on July 13, 2015 at the pl…
    - 2 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 6:25pm -
  • newOUTRAGEOUS: The Deposition of Jeffrey Epstein’s Alleged Madam, Ghislaine Maxwell, Unsealed Today – Male Perpetrators’ Names Redacted – Under-Age Female Victims’ Names Not Redacted
    Above: Ghislaine Maxwell with President Clinton The Miami Herald reported: A federal appeals court dealt Ghislaine Maxwell, the alleged madam to disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein, twin blows late Monday by declining to consolidate her appeals in nu…
    - 2 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 6:01pm -
  • newChinese Energy Firm Gives Biden Crime Family $5 Million “Interest-Free” Loan Through Investment Vehicle Described as ‘Consulting Fees’ to Hunter Biden
    A new tranche of emails from Hunter Biden’s laptop from hell were released on Thursday and they are explosive. An e-mail to Hunter Biden’s partner, SinoHawk CEO Tony Bobulinski, from a top Chinese official on July 26, 2017 shows the Chinese energ…
    - 3 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 5:42pm -
  • newBREAKING: President Trump Releases FULL TAPE of “Vicious” 60 Minutes Interview with Hack Reporter Lesley Stahl (VIDEO)
    President Trump sat down with Lesley Stahl from “60 Minutes” for a much anticipated interview that will air on Sunday — ten days before the November election. “60 Minutes” is notorious for cutting and editing their interviews with conservat…
    - 3 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 5:32pm -
  • NPR

  • new'Amazing' Escape Artist, Magician, And Skeptic James Randi Dead At 92
    The MacArthur grant-winning magician performed amazing escape acts and magic tricks to disprove the paranormal and, along the way, inspired numerous younger performers including Penn & Teller.
    - 21 mins ago 22 Oct 20, 8:08pm -
  • newPenn State Men's Basketball Coach Resigns After Investigation Into 'Noose' Comment
    Pat Chambers resigned after the university said it investigated new allegations of inappropriate conduct. In July, a Black former player said Chambers referenced "noose" around the player's neck.
    - 53 mins ago 22 Oct 20, 7:36pm -
  • newTrump And Biden On Global Issues: From Reproductive Rights To Refugees
    Here are the positions of the two candidates on issues ranging from the Mexico City policy (involving abortion services) to refugees to membership in the World Health Organization.
    - 2 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 6:51pm -
  • new3 Cities Designated As 'Anarchist' Filing Lawsuit Against Trump Administration
    After months of street protests, President Trump described New York City, Portland and Seattle as lawless places and threatened to withhold federal aid. City officials say the law is on their side.
    - 2 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 6:38pm -
  • newA Rising Number Of U.S. Children Have The Option Of In-Person School
    By Election Day, more than 60% of public school students will be attending schools that offer in-person learning at least a few days a week, an updated tracker finds.
    - 2 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 6:10pm -
  • newSpain, France Exceed 1 Million Confirmed Coronavirus Cases Each
    Europe has been battling rising case counts, setting a record last week for new cases reported. Spain and France surpassed the 1 million case mark within hours of each other.
    - 3 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 5:33pm -
  • newHow The Coronavirus Has Affected Individual Members Of Congress
    Congress saw its first two members enter self-quarantine on March 8. Later that month, seven members tested positive or were presumed so and dozens more were quarantined. The ranks have since grown.
    - 4 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 4:50pm -
  • newComparing Biden's And Trump's Different Visions For Health Care
    From Medicare to Obamacare to controlling drug costs, the candidates mostly differ in their approach to health care. Here's a quick guide to their views and proposals.
    - 4 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 4:31pm -
  • newHousing Boom: Sales of Million-Dollar Homes Double
    The housing market is on a tear, setting all kinds of records, including prices. But it's also a reflection of the uneven economic recovery and more first-time homebuyers are getting priced out.
    - 4 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 4:28pm -
  • newMilitia Leader Known As The 'Bundy Ranch Sniper' Seeks A New Title: State Senator
    The election season's spotlight on the militia threat is glaring for Eric Parker. Federal authorities consider him a domestic extremist. That hasn't stopped his run for the Idaho legislature.
    - 4 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 4:06pm -
  • The Red Elephants

  • newSeattle is Witnessing Record Levels of Police Officers Leaving its Police Force
    Thanks to Black Lives Matter insanity, police officers all over America are turning their badges in. Can’t say, I blame them. With so much vitriol directed towards them and a number of leftist city councils voting to defund police departments, one…
    - 2 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 6:14pm -
  • newThe DEA Seized an Insane Amount of Meth Connected to the Sinaloa Cartel in California
    Earlier in this month, federal law enforcement seized a record-breaking amount of methamphetamine. On October 14, 2020 the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration confirmed that its seizure of 2,224 pounds of meth on October 2, 2020 was the biggest meth…
    - 16 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 4:45am -
  • newCato Institute Scholar Moans About the Current Decline in Legal Migration Into the U.S.
    A mass migration booster at the Cato Institute is lamenting over the fact that immigration to the U.S. has decreased so far in 2020. David Bier, the immigration policy analyst for the Cato Institute’s Center for Global Liberty Prosperity, was disap…
    - 16 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 4:33am -
  • newYour Name Might be on This Nazi-Like Democrat Website Collecting Lists of Trump Supporters “That Give Money to Support a Racist”
    Democrats have made a website dedicated to compiling lists of thousands of Donald Trump supporters who have donated to his presidency using fec.gov data. The website claims the list is of “Americans that give money to support a racist”. An indivi…
    - 20 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 12:47am -
  • Black Trump Supporter Attacked by Antifa & BLM at San Fransisco Free Speech Rally — Free Speech Rally Canceled by Violent Rioters
    A free speech activist named Philip Anderson was attacked by Antifa & Black Lives Matter, having his two front teeth knocked out after attending a free-speech rally late Saturday afternoon. Reports confirm the attack was unprovoked and that he was i…
    - 5 days ago 17 Oct 20, 9:35pm -
  • Mexican Americans Are Now Begging for Reparations for the Mexican American War
    2020 is shaping up to be one of the most bizarre years in recent American history. The death of George Floyd has sparked widespread unrest across the Land of the Free, which has many Americans freaked out about the prospects of a full-fledged racial…
    - 7 days ago 16 Oct 20, 5:41am -
  • Neocon Pundit Finally Realizes that Immigration Will End the Republican Party
    Matthew Continetti, the Founding Editor of the Washington Free Beacon, put forward an interesting question for readers to ponder over in his piece titled “Whatever Happened to Immigration?” In the piece, Continetti observed that “It is a sign o…
    - 7 days ago 16 Oct 20, 5:36am -
  • #TwitterDown After Hunter Biden Allegations of “Underage Obsession” Spark Trending Hashtag #CrookedJoeBiden
    Twitter went down for well over an hour late Thursday afternoon after #CrookedJoeBiden became the top trend on the social media platform. Soon before the website went down, rumors of “underage obsessions” sent shockwaves across the social media w…
    - 7 days ago 15 Oct 20, 11:34pm -
  • Almost 100% of Scientists and Doctors are AGAINST the Shutdown & Social Distancing
       The post Almost 100% of Scientists and Doctors are AGAINST the Shutdown & Social Distancing appeared first on The Red Elephants.
    - 7 days ago 15 Oct 20, 7:55pm -
  • BREAKING: Barron Trump Tests Positive for Corona Virus — But How Tall Is Barron Really?
    It was just recently revealed that the President’s son, Barron, had tested positive for corona virus, before once again, people began inquiring about Baron Trump’s growth. All I can think seeing this pic is – if Donald is 6’4” how tall is B…
    - 8 days ago 14 Oct 20, 9:07pm -
  • Fair Punishment Project

  • The police should not create crime
    This was how the Riverside Police Department decided to use taxpayer public safety funds: ensnaring children with special needs, many of whom had never used or sold drugs before.The post The police should not create crime appeared first on The Justi…
    - 22 days ago 30 Sep 20, 11:44pm -
  • The Justice Collaborative and The Appeal Statement on the Death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg
    The world lost an historic champion for gender equality and justice, and a pillar of our legal community, with the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Those of us at The Justice Collaborative and The …The post The Justice Collaborative and The…
    - 33 days ago 19 Sep 20, 3:00pm -
  • More Places Are Naming Racism as a Public Health Crisis. Here’s How to Make That More Than Lip Service
    Only by naming what systemic racism has done—be it redlining, divestment from public education, or land theft—and the material impact it continues to have on people’s lives, can the path forward be illuminated.The post More Places Are Naming R…
    - 37 days ago 15 Sep 20, 10:53pm -
  • Rural Communities Needlessly Risk Covid-19 From Prisons
    At the same time, 132 rural hospitals have closed in just the past ten years. The Justice Collaborative recently reported that 12% of people who are jailed nationally—up to a third in some areas—are in communities without critical care resources.…
    - 44 days ago 9 Sep 20, 1:25am -
  • DA vows to not solicit police union endorsement
    San Joaquin County District Attorney Tori Verber Salazar is not up for reelection this year. But if she does seek office again in 2022, it appears that she will be doing so without the endorsement …The post DA vows to not solicit police union end…
    - 58 days ago 26 Aug 20, 12:58am -
  • Brooklyn DA is sole city prosecutor to swear off law enforcement union contributions
    Just one of the city’s five district attorneys signed on to a call Monday to reject endorsements and cash contributions from law enforcement unions. Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez, a prolific fundraiser from the unions, …The post Broo…
    - 58 days ago 25 Aug 20, 8:07pm -
  • Siemon joins prosecutors pledging to not take funding, endorsements from police unions
    LANSING — Ingham County Prosecutor Carol Siemon has joined a group of more than 40 prosecutors across the nation who say they will no longer be taking campaign contributions or endorsements from police unions. Siemon is …The post Siemon joins…
    - 59 days ago 24 Aug 20, 8:02pm -
  • Ulster County DA Clegg says he won’t accept election backing or money from police unions
    KINGSTON, N.Y. — Ulster County District Attorney David Clegg has pledged to not accept campaign endorsements or contributions from police unions.  Clegg joined more than 40 elected prosecutors from across the country, including district attorneys…
    - 59 days ago 24 Aug 20, 7:58pm -
  • Bexar County District Attorney joins national call to end police union endorsements

    - 59 days ago 24 Aug 20, 7:52pm -
  • Top State Cops Tell Congress To Legalize Marijuana As New Poll Shows Strong Voter Support
    The push comes as a new poll shows that 62 percent of likely voters, including 60 percent of Republicans, support the bill and its provisions.The post Top State Cops Tell Congress To Legalize Marijuana As New Poll Shows Strong Voter Support appeared…
    - 65 days ago 19 Aug 20, 3:01am -
  • Town Hall

  • newSenate Republicans Move to Protect the Supreme Court With Constitutional Amendment

    - 10 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 10:27am -
  • newThe Curtain Falls - the Last Presidential Debate and What We Should Expect

    - 11 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 9:56am -
  • newThis Election Isn’t About Biden and It Was Never About Trump

    - 11 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 9:34am -
  • newThe Russians Made Me Write This

    - 20 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 12:01am -
  • newPandemic News the Left Cannot Deny
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    - 20 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 12:01am -
  • newThe Final Stretch

    - 20 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 12:01am -
  • newSave Beer (and Science) from the Leftist Mob
    America's understanding of health policy and science has been battered this year because of the radical left.
    - 20 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 12:01am -
  • newIce Cube Gets It -- Almost

    - 20 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 12:01am -
  • newHypocrites, Stop Lecturing the Rest of America

    - 20 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 12:01am -
  • newWill Changes to American Life Become Permanent?

    - 20 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 12:01am -
  • World Socialist Web Site

  • newUS Justice Department and eleven states file antitrust lawsuit against Google
    The US Department of Justice submitted a lawsuit against Google on Tuesday saying the $1 trillion corporation was in violation of the Sherman Anti-Trust Act.
    - 15 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 5:00am -
  • newNo to police-state rule after the terrorist killing of French teacher Samuel Paty!
    The bankruptcy of communal terrorism is once more exposed. The state uses such atrocities as opportunities to whip up support for authoritarianism and nationalism.
    - 15 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 5:00am -
  • newWhy does Jacobin Magazine downplay the danger of fascist violence?
    A recent Jacobin article on the Michigan coup plot is aimed at reassuring its readers that there is “nothing to see here.”
    - 15 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 5:00am -
  • newHouston schools reopen as COVID-19 surges in Texas
    The push to reopen the largest district in the state, and seventh-largest in the country, takes place as the coronavirus pandemic is raging in Texas, which has over 881,000 confirmed cases and 17,646 deaths, the second highest numbers in the country.
    - 15 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 5:00am -
  • newThe pianist Igor Levit and the defense of culture against fascism
    Levit has emerged as a powerful voice against the resurgence of neo-Nazism in Germany, which finds its most putrid expression in the growing political power of the Alternative für Deutschland.
    - 15 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 5:00am -
  • newService employees union shuts down nursing home strike in Detroit suburb
    While the details of the agreement have not been published as of this writing, the circumstances in which it was forced through shows it cannot be anything other than a sellout.
    - 15 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 5:00am -
  • newGM victimizes Mexican worker for quarantining after catching COVID-19
    After 26 years working for GM, Sergio Contreras was fired after he quarantined, challenging the efforts of the corporation to cover up COVID-19 outbreaks and continue production.
    - 15 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 5:00am -
  • newAustralia joins “Quad” military exercises directed against China
    None of the latest announcements explicitly named China as the target, but they flowed from a meeting of the Quadrilateral Security Dialogue between the US, India, Japan and Australia on October 6, where US Secretary of State Pompeo denounced Beijing…
    - 15 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 5:00am -
  • newWoman died from COVID-19 on Spirit Airline flight in July
    The case was just confirmed this weekend, meaning that the whole cabin, medical crews and many people in the airport were, unbeknownst to themselves, potentially exposed to the deadly pathogen.
    - 15 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 5:00am -
  • newSUNY Cortland reaches 166 COVID-19 cases the day before scheduled return to in-person classes
    Cortland has just completed a two-week pause after recording more than 100 cases of COVID-19 in a two-week period. Despite breaching this threshold again, the school plans on reopening for in-person instruction.
    - 15 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 5:00am -
  • American Liberty Report

  • Barr Exposed Obama’s Treason So Now Dems Want to Impeach Him
    House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerald Nadler (D-NY) is hopping mad. Well… if he could physically hop, he would be hopping mad. Why is the little fella so angry? Because Attorney General Bill Barr just did something that we never thought we woul…
    - 25 Jun 20, 8:17pm -
  • Did Trump’s Son-in-Law Just Get a Sweetheart Deal From Chinese Investors?
    An unusual Manhattan real estate transaction is drawing the eyes of property watchers in the Big Apple as 666 Fifth Avenue, a 41-story office and retail tower, looks set to receive a huge financing boost from Chinese investment firm Anbang Insurance…
    - 15 Mar 17, 3:32pm -
  • Hello world!
    Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start writing!The post Hello world! appeared first on American Liberty Report.
    - 31 Aug 16, 7:19am -
  • Reveal

  • newJohn Johnson isn’t dead: How claims of voter fraud in Florida fell apart
    The Public Interest Legal Foundation, a conservative nonprofit, has a long history of claiming voter fraud but getting its facts wrong. The post John Johnson isn’t dead: How claims of voter fraud in Florida fell apart appeared first on Reveal.
    - 10 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 10:00am -
  • newConflict beef from Nicaragua feeds US market amid pandemic
    Nicaraguan beef, raised on lands violently stolen from Indigenous communities, is making its way into American grocery stores.The post Conflict beef from Nicaragua feeds US market amid pandemic appeared first on Reveal.
    - 22 hours ago 21 Oct 20, 10:44pm -
  • The truth about injuries at Amazon
    As a result of Reveal reporter Will Evans’ investigation into injuries at Amazon warehouses across the country last year, sources shared a trove of internal records, giving an unprecedented view into the company’s safety record. The post The tru…
    - 3 days ago 19 Oct 20, 9:02pm -
  • An adolescence, seized
    A 10-year-old Honduran girl came to the United States seeking asylum. Instead, she was detained – away from her family – for nearly seven years. The post An adolescence, seized appeared first on Reveal.
    - 5 days ago 17 Oct 20, 10:01am -
  • Pandemic spikes in rural states, where small hospitals are already in financial distress
    About 130 rural hospitals have closed in the past 10 years, and three-quarters of those remaining are in the red as COVID-19 spreads in farm country. The post Pandemic spikes in rural states, where small hospitals are already in financial distress a…
    - 6 days ago 16 Oct 20, 10:00am -
  • Lawmakers demand Amazon answer for deception on worker injuries
    Sen. Elizabeth Warren and others want the company to account for the ways it misled the public, press and lawmakers. The post Lawmakers demand Amazon answer for deception on worker injuries appeared first on Reveal.
    - 7 days ago 15 Oct 20, 5:21pm -
  • An American murder in Istanbul: Justice for Halla
    An American journalist and her mom are found murdered in Istanbul. Friends and family say the police did not solve the crime.The post An American murder in Istanbul: Justice for Halla appeared first on Reveal.
    - 13 days ago 10 Oct 20, 7:01am -
  • An American journalist was murdered in Turkey. Why didn’t the US investigate?
    Turkish authorities say Halla and Orouba Barakat were killed in a family dispute. Others suspect a targeted assassination.The post An American journalist was murdered in Turkey. Why didn’t the US investigate? appeared first on Reveal.
    - 13 days ago 9 Oct 20, 10:00am -
  • A warning from Wisconsin
    Tens of thousands of mail-in ballots were rejected on technicalities in a pandemic primary in a key swing state.The post A warning from Wisconsin appeared first on Reveal.
    - 17 days ago 5 Oct 20, 10:00am -
  • Whose vote will count?
    From problems with vote-by-mail systems to voter suppression, we examine the potential for chaos in the 2020 elections.The post Whose vote will count? appeared first on Reveal.
    - 20 days ago 3 Oct 20, 7:01am -
  • Restore American Glory

  • newIran Posing as Proud Boys and Sending Threatening Letters to Democrats
    In an election interference campaign that is both clever and sophisticated, Iran has been posing as the right-wing group Proud Boys and sending threatening emails to Democrat voters, telling them that they need to vote for Trump “or else” face th…
    - 6 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 2:14pm -
  • Charges Dropped Against Barber Who Broke Whitmer’s COVID Orders
    After the Michigan Supreme Court ruled last week that Gov. Gretchen Whitmer did not have the authority to extend her coronavirus lockdown beyond the date of April 30th, prosecutors had little choice but to void charges against an Owosso barber who fa…
    - 1 day ago 21 Oct 20, 2:47pm -
  • Trump Campaign Blasts Debate Commission for Protecting Joe Biden
    In a pointed letter to the Commission on Presidential Debates, Trump campaign manager Bill Stepien accused the members of the board of protecting Joe Biden from uncomfortable questions about Ukraine by eliminating the “foreign policy” topic from…
    - 2 days ago 20 Oct 20, 2:04pm -
  • Report: New Yorkers Afraid of Massive Unrest After the Election
    According to a new report from The New York Post (don’t look for it on Twitter), New Yorkers are thinking about getting the hell out of dodge before election day. Nervous that unhinged left-wingers will turn the city upside down if Biden doesn’t…
    - 3 days ago 19 Oct 20, 2:27pm -
  • University’s Student Government Deems Pro-Life Club a “Hate Group”
    Kids at the University of Northern Iowa had hoped to start a chapter of Students for Life on campus to act as a gathering place for those students who don’t believe in abortion. But what should have been a relatively uncontroversial application pro…
    - 4 days ago 18 Oct 20, 2:57pm -
  • NYT Quietly Admits Trump Doesn’t Owe Money to the Russians
    For four long years, it has hung like a stormcloud over President Donald Trump: The whispered assumption that, because the president is not forthcoming about his tax returns, therein lies the smoking gun behind his supposed allegiance to Russia and V…
    - 7 days ago 15 Oct 20, 4:02pm -
  • HUGE NEWS: Email Shows Biden Lied About Contacting Burisma Energy
    In several interviews this year, Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden flatly denied that he had anything whatsoever to do with his son’s job working for a Ukrainian energy company while he himself was serving as Obama’s vice president. He…
    - 8 days ago 14 Oct 20, 4:08pm -
  • AOC: Republicans Would “Eject” Jesus From Congress if He Showed Up
    Speaking out of her rear-end (as per usual), Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez took a shot at the faith of Republican members of Congress on Monday, insisting that she is sick of listening to them use their Christianity as an excuse to push bigoted polic…
    - 9 days ago 13 Oct 20, 4:39pm -
  • Arizona Local News Reporter on Biden/Harris Event: “Kinda Boring”
    Hmm, it’s probably not a good sign for your campaign when local news reporters are characterizing your political events as “kinda boring.” That’s the situation facing Joe Biden and Kamala Harris, though. After bringing their bus tour to the H…
    - 10 days ago 12 Oct 20, 2:14pm -
  • Texas Mayoral Candidate Arrested on More Than 100 Counts of Ballot Fraud
    In the latest sharp reminder that mail-in balloting leaves the door wide open for extremely troubling instances of fraud, mayoral candidate Zul Mohamed of Carrollton, Texas was arrested this week on felony charges involving 84 counts of mail-in ballo…
    - 12 days ago 10 Oct 20, 3:04pm -
  • Shadowproof

  • newTen Years Since WikiLeaks Published Iraq War Logs And Revealed ‘Small Change Of War’
    The Iraq War Logs published by WikiLeaks revealed 15,000 civilian deaths that were previously unknown. They also exposed torture that the United States military instructed officers to ignore.The post Ten Years Since WikiLeaks Published Iraq War Logs…
    - 3 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 5:18pm -
  • Protest Song Of The Week: ‘All You Fascists Bound To Lose’ By Resistance Revival Chorus with Rhiannon Giddens
    "All You Fascists Bound To Lose" was recently reworked by the Resistance Revival Chorus and Rhiannon Giddens. It appears on the Resistance Revival Chorus' debut album "This Joy."The post Protest Song Of The Week: ‘All You Fascists Bound To Lose’…
    - 1 day ago 21 Oct 20, 3:30pm -
  • Philadelphia Protest Encampment Ends As City Agrees To Plan For Unhoused People
    After months of organizing that included the establishment of two protest encampments, Philadelphia’s unhoused people successfully pushed the city to agree to provide housing on a community land trust on October 14.The post Philadelphia Protest En…
    - 3 days ago 19 Oct 20, 3:28pm -
  • Dissenter Weekly: Expanded DHS ‘Insider Threat’ Program Flouts Privacy Law
    On this edition of the “Dissenter Weekly,” host and Shadowproof editor Kevin Gosztola responds to censorship by Twitter, which invoked a policy adopted after pressure to crack down on WikiLeaks. He also highlights whistleblowing against the JBS m…
    - 6 days ago 17 Oct 20, 12:46am -
  • Canadian TV Network Sued After ‘Falsely Accusing’ Independent News Site Of Being Part Of Russian Cyber Operation
    Consortium News, which frequently covers WikiLeaks and various whistleblower stories, has sued Global News for "falsely accusing" the media organization of "being part of a cyber-influence campaign directed by Russia."The post Canadian TV Network Su…
    - 7 days ago 15 Oct 20, 9:56pm -
  • Protest Song Of The Week: ‘America The Merciful’ By Zealot Featuring Uno
    Over a pensive rhythm, Zealot reflects on his incarceration and the way in which some prisoners are afforded second chances for their mistakes and others like him are seemingly denied forgiveness.The post Protest Song Of The Week: ‘America The Mer…
    - 8 days ago 14 Oct 20, 3:58pm -
  • Whistleblower Hired To Screen Workers For COVID-19 Exposes Meatpacking Corporation’s Oppressive Conduct
    A whistleblower hired to screen employees for COVID-19 at a JBS meatpacking plant in Greeley, Colorado, says she quit after a manager told her she was wrong to send a sick employee home. The employee coughed “so much she could not even talk.”The…
    - 9 days ago 13 Oct 20, 9:33pm -
  • Dissenter Weekly: Reforming The Espionage Act, Latest In OPCW Whistleblower Scandal
    On this edition of the “Dissenter Weekly,” host and Shadowproof editor Kevin Gosztola breaks down a proposal to reform the Espionage Act that would create a public interest defense for whistleblowers. He also highlights the latest in the OPCW whi…
    - 13 days ago 9 Oct 20, 10:06pm -
  • Protest Song Of The Week: ‘Amendment 13 (Homo Detritus) By Jesse Jett
    Originally published at Ongoing History of Protest Songs Between COVID-19 and the current political climate, there is a lot to make you frustrated and anxious. We all need outlets to cope. If you are a musician, it is only natural that your outlet wi…
    - 15 days ago 7 Oct 20, 7:06pm -
  • Shadowproof Recognized For Exceptional Coverage Of Julian Assange’s Extradition Trial
    Shadowproof received numerous donations and an outpouring of support for Kevin Gosztola's commitment to covering the Assange Trial each day court was in session.The post Shadowproof Recognized For Exceptional Coverage Of Julian Assange’s Extraditi…
    - 16 days ago 6 Oct 20, 9:46pm -
  • The Economist

  • And then there were two
    Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt progress to the final stage of the Tory leadership contest
    - 20 Jun 19, 7:17pm -
  • The centre cannot hold - the failure of Change UK and the atrophying of political thought
    Our columnist reflects on why those trying to shake up contemporary politics have been destined to fail
    - 19 Jun 19, 4:08pm -
  • On Britain beyond Brexit and the future of Conservatism
    Our columnist reflects on the turmoil facing the Conservative Party
    - 18 Jun 19, 12:00pm -
  • On Change UK’s inadequacies, political agreements and missing Scots
    Our Britain columnist muses over the decline of Scottish influence in Westminster
    - 20 May 19, 4:03pm -
  • On “Fleabag”, a Corbyn government and Kenneth Clarke’s tandoori moments
    Our Britain columnist laments the decline of working-class culture
    - 26 Apr 19, 11:47am -
  • On “Game of Thrones”, Conservatism, Israel and Lidl
    Our political columnist pitches a dynastic new television show
    - 19 Apr 19, 10:08am -
  • On parliamentarians talented, vainglorious, entertaining and anarchic
    Our Britain columnist considers the best and the worst of MPs in a lively week in the House of Commons and beyond
    - 5 Apr 19, 12:51pm -
  • On political caricatures, “real” policies and the idea of public service
    Our Britain columnist worries about the lack of talent in the foreground of British politics
    - 22 Mar 19, 1:18pm -
  • On democracy, Sir Lewis Namier and the struggles of the super-rich
    Our Britain columnist has not lost all faith in his country’s parliament
    - 15 Mar 19, 1:08pm -
  • On political paralysis, British intellectuals and the wisdom of Victorians
    Our Britain columnist offers Theresa May a dramatic suggestion
    - 8 Mar 19, 3:20pm -
  • The Stream

  • newCulture May Change But God’s Word Does Not Change
    There is a concept in the modern world that says that the newer something is, the better it is. This applies to the human race as well: We are getting better. We are evolving. We are smarter. And we have...The post Culture May Change But God’s Wo…
    - 28 mins ago 22 Oct 20, 8:01pm -
  • new#Election2020: NPR and CBS Show Their True Ridiculous Partisan Colors. Trump Exposes 60 Minutes
    Today’s been a new low for the old media. NPR openly exposed itself while Donald Trump exposed 60 Minutes.  NPR Doesn’t Want to “Waste Our Time” Seeing if Former VP is a Crook No need to wonder why NPR hasn’t...The post #Election2020: NP…
    - 1 hour ago 22 Oct 20, 7:06pm -
  • newRead the Transcripts Ghislaine Maxwell Fought to Keep Sealed
    A federal judge unsealed documents Thursday that convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein's cohort Ghislaine Maxwell fought to hide. The unsealed documents contain over 400 pages of transcripts from Maxwell's 2016 deposition. Maxwell's legal team has…
    - 2 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 6:29pm -
  • new#Election2020: Hunter Business Partner Reveals Joe Biden Intimately Involved, Scored Big, With Son’s Dealings
    “I’ve seen Vice President Joe Biden saying he never talked to Hunter about his business. I’ve seen firsthand that that’s not true.” So testifies a man named Tony Bobulinksi. He is the CEO of Sinohawk Holdings, which was a joint...The post…
    - 6 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 2:00pm -
  • newThe Treason of the Fathers: Pope Francis’ LGBT Enabling Now Includes ‘Civil Unions’
    Many Catholics worldwide were shocked to learn, via comments he made in a fawning documentary of his life, that Pope Francis supports civil unions for same sex couples. Catholic News Agency reports: In a documentary that premiered Wednesday in Rome,…
    - 7 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 1:00pm -
  • newWhy This Detransitioning UK Woman Sued a Gender Clinic
    A female information technology engineer in London, for whom doctors prescribed testosterone injections and a double mastectomy for her gender dysphoria, had her day in court this month against the gender clinic where she received treatment. At age…
    - 9 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 11:00am -
  • newMilitary Photo of the Day: Meeting Local Oil Factory Workers in Syria
    U.S. Army soldiers serving in Syria meet with local oil facility workers in northeastern Syria on October 13, 2020. Words cannot adequately express our gratitude for the brave American warriors serving in one of the world’s most dangerous places.…
    - 11 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 9:00am -
  • new#Election2020: Husband Calls Kamala ‘The Next President’; Cop Leaves Trump Nearly Speechless
    So what is the state of the presidential race between Donald Trump and Kamala Harris, 12 days out from the election? Yes, I said "Kamala Harris." After all, who am I to argue with Kamala's husband? The Next President Watch...The post #Election2020:…
    - 11 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 9:00am -
  • newFoundations: Why Should Christians Support Traditional Marriage?
    Evangelicals and Catholics have a reputation. We’re opposed to homosexuality, and gay marriage in particular. People see us as the “anti” group because of it, but they’re wrong. The reality is that we're a "pro" group. We support marriage --…
    - 22 hours ago 21 Oct 20, 10:30pm -
  • newThis Woman Was Rescued, Yet Thousands in Nigeria Still Need a Miracle
    The Nigerian pastor had just started his Sunday sermon in his small village church, when his phone rang, from a number he didn't recognize. He didn't answer. Then it rang again. "I think I must answer this call," he said....The post This Woman Was…
    - 23 hours ago 21 Oct 20, 9:00pm -
  • Alternet

  • newNBC News fires back at Tucker Carlson for 'dangerously and dishonestly' attacking a journalist
    On Wednesday night, Fox News' Tucker Carlson brought on a guest, Darren Beattie — a former speechwriter for the president — to slam NBC News reporter Brandy Zadrozny for her story on harassment campaigns that Donald Trump supporters have conducte…
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  • newHow BlackRock is on track to infiltrate a Biden administration
    The Democratic base, still scarred from the 2016 election, is frantic not to count its chickens before they hatch. But Wall Street and corporate America have no such qualms. As Joe Biden leads in national polls and swing states, the most powerful fir…
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  • new'Many, many red flags': NPR explains why it’s refusing to take the Hunter Biden attacks seriously
    Supporters of President Donald Trump were hoping that a New York Post report on a hard drive allegedly belonging to former Vice President Joe Biden's son, Hunter Biden, would be the "October surprise" that doomed the older Democrats' presidential cam…
    - 55 mins ago 22 Oct 20, 7:34pm -
  • newTrump is creating a huge problem for one of his key Senate allies
    Poll after poll on Arizona's 2020 U.S. Senate race has showed incumbent Republican Sen. Martha McSally losing to her Democratic challenger, Mark Kelly. And according to Washington Post columnist David Byler, President Donald Trump will bear some of t…
    - 1 hour ago 22 Oct 20, 7:26pm -
  • newJoe Biden goes into the 2020 election with a key advantage Hillary Clinton was missing
    A substantial number of voters opted to cast their ballots for third-party candidates during the 2016 presidential election, but poll results indicate that may change this time around.Many people who vote for a third party in 2016 are opting to vote…
    - 2 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 6:46pm -
  • newA watchdog zeroes in on Pompeo's shady email practices — even as he continues to slam Clinton
    A watchdog report has revealed that U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo frequently used his personal email address for correspondence while he served as the director of the Central Intelligence Agency.The American Oversight, a Washington, D.C.-based…
    - 2 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 6:28pm -
  • newRudy Giuliani calls NSFW Borat hotel room scene a 'hit job' in retaliation for recent Biden smear
    Former LifeLock spokesperson Rudy Giuliani is defending his unwitting cameo in the "Borat" sequel as a "hit job" in retaliation for his recent smears on Democratic nominee Joe Biden's son, Hunter. In the controversial appearance, the man once called…
    - 3 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 5:36pm -
  • newHere are the questions that caused Trump to walk out of his ‘60 Minutes’ interview with Lesley Stahl
    The reason President Donald Trump stormed out of a "60 Minutes" interview with Lesley Stahl was that she asked about the Michigan rally in which his supporters began chanting "lock her up" about Gov. Gretchen Whitmer.Trump held the rally over the wee…
    - 3 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 5:23pm -
  • newTrump’s push for voter intimidation is working as armed Florida men claim to have been hired by his campaign
    During his first debate with former Vice President Joe Biden on September 29, President Donald Trump urged his supporters to serve as poll watchers. Trump's critics have been arguing that Trump was promoting voter intimidation and encouraging would-b…
    - 4 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 4:54pm -
  • newThe danger of laughing off Trump's fascist blather
    "As President Trump entered the final stretch of the election season," reports The Washington Post, "he began making more than 50 false or misleading claims a day." Since then, "it's only gotten worse — so much so that the Fact Checker team cannot…
    - 4 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 4:43pm -
  • Workers World

  • newPDF of October 22 issue
    Download the 12-page PDF. If Trump won’t quit: Shut! It! Down! Rochester Labor Council resolution ALSO: Indigenous Peoples’ Day; Philly for Trans Lives; Up against the state: Providing water criminalized; Barrett nomination draws mass protests; B…
    - 16 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 4:10am -
  • newMillions salute election victory in Bolivia
    Supporters of the Movement Toward Socialism (MAS) in the streets Oct. 18 to celebrate the landslide victory of their candidate. Millions of people cheer with delight the landslide victory of the Movement toward Socialism (MAS) in the Bolivian electio…
    - 20 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 12:23am -
  • newIndigenous Peoples Day in the time of COVID-19
    “We are not your Halloween costumes! We are not your dime store Indians!” a speaker shouted from the bandstand on the Santa Fe Plaza this Indigenous Peoples Day in Santa Fe, N.M., as a colonialist obelisk was taken down by Puebloan activists To s…
    - 20 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 12:20am -
  • newWarehouse workers organize for COVID-19 safety at Mars Wrigley
    Chicago — The Warehouse Workers for Justice, Mars Workers for Justice, the Foodchain Workers Alliance and the HEAL Alliance are organizing a rally at Mars Wrigley headquarters on Oct. 27. It will be part of a Halloween week of actions protesting th…
    - 20 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 12:17am -
  • newIgnoring history to our detriment
    These lightly edited remarks were made by Mumia Abu-Jamal in a prerecorded message that aired on October 14 during “Conversations with Trudy,” an online interview program hosted by Trudy Knockless. The full episode is available at tinyurl.com/y3p…
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  • If Trump won’t quit — SHUT! IT! DOWN!
    Larry Holmes is the First Secretary of Workers World Party The Rochester Labor Council passed a very forward-thinking resolution on Oct. 8, calling on the AFL-CIO to call a general strike if President Donald Trump refuses to leave office. Soon after,…
    - 2 days ago 21 Oct 20, 2:03am -
  • Kaepernick’s “Abolition for the People” series to include essay by Mumia
    Former National Football League player Colin Kaepernick made history in August 2016 when, during the playing of the national anthem, he refused to stand, in order to protest brutal police killings of Black people across the U.S. Kaepernick, then a 28…
    - 2 days ago 21 Oct 20, 1:58am -
  • Proveer agua para migrantes y aliados es un crimen para EE.UU.
    Trump no solo continúa llevando a cabo una vil diatriba antiinmigrante casi a diario, sino que los agentes del Servicio de Inmigración y Control de Aduanas llevaron a cabo recientemente un siniestro ataque SWAT en Arizona. Y en la ciudad de Nueva Y…
    - 2 days ago 21 Oct 20, 1:39am -
  • Rochester Labor Council resolution: General strike if Trump won’t go
    EDITOR NOTES:  On Oct. 8, the Rochester [N.Y.] Labor Council passed a resolution supporting a general strike if Trump refuses to leave office after a November election defeat. Council President Dan Maloney is also president of United Auto Workers Lo…
    - 2 days ago 21 Oct 20, 1:14am -
  • The death penalty protested in Texas for the 21st year
    Houston The incredible depth and breadth of capital punishment was brought out very clearly on Oct. 10, as the 21st Annual March to Abolish the Death Penalty was held. Even though it was a virtual event this year, the passions, emotions, dedication a…
    - 3 days ago 20 Oct 20, 12:56am -
  • The Militant

  • Cuba puts science, health care at the service of working people
    At a time when the crisis provoked by the COVID-19 pandemic continues to expose the class-divided, catastrophic state of “health care” in the U.S., there is a sharp contrast in the response of revolutionary Cuba both on the island and…
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  • 50 years ago: Ottawa sends troops to occupy Quebec
    Fifty years ago this week, protests mounted in Quebec and elsewhere in Canada following the decision of Prime Minister Pierre-Elliot Trudeau — father of the Canadian prime minister today — to invoke the repressive War Measures Act on Oct. 16,…
    - 5 days ago 17 Oct 20, 2:45pm -
  • New Pathfinder 2021 brochure presents arsenal for workers
    Pathfinder Press has just released new 2021 promotional brochures in both English and Spanish. These attractive “mini-catalogues” highlight Pathfinder’s newest titles, along with many others in the publishers’ arsenal needed by working people…
    - 5 days ago 17 Oct 20, 2:45pm -
  • 25, 50 and 75 Years Ago
    October 30, 1995 DES MOINES, Iowa — The Iowa State Board of Parole for the first time in three years have agreed to meet with [Mark] Curtis. Curtis, a member of the Socialist Workers Party, has been incarcerated since 1988,…
    - 5 days ago 17 Oct 20, 2:45pm -
  • Protests hit cop killing of Jonathan Price in Texas
    WOLFE CITY, Texas — Some 300 people turned out at the high school football stadium in this small, majority Caucasian town of 1,400 Oct. 10 to attend the funeral of Jonathan Price, a well-respected 31-year-old Black resident shot dead by…
    - 5 days ago 17 Oct 20, 2:45pm -
  • Rulers use ‘racial sensitivity’ programs to attack working class
    Under the false flag of pushing back racism, many government agencies, bosses at some of the largest corporations and school administrators are imposing mandatory “racial sensitivity” programs to shame, silence and intimidate workers who they say…
    - 5 days ago 17 Oct 20, 2:45pm -
  • After one-day strike, pharmacy workers locked out in Quebec
    VARENNES, Quebec — After a one-day strike here Sept. 23, some 700 workers, members of the Confederation of National Trade Unions (CSN) at the warehouse for the Jean Coutu pharmacy chain in Quebec, found themselves locked out the next day.…
    - 5 days ago 17 Oct 20, 2:45pm -
  • Central Wash. vegetable packers organize to win union, rights
    PASCO, Wash. — “Work is hard and there are a lot of accidents,” Maria Meraz Cortez said to the Militant at a rally of more than 80 people outside Twin City Foods here in central Washington Oct. 2. The workers…
    - 5 days ago 17 Oct 20, 2:45pm -
  • Pennsylvania Steelworkers strike over NLMK concession contract
    FARRELL, Penn. — More than 400 United Steelworkers, members of Local 1016-03, have been on strike since Aug. 22 at the NLMK rolling mill here. A majority of workers oppose the new medical insurance plan in the company’s proposed contract,…
    - 5 days ago 17 Oct 20, 2:45pm -
  • Northern California hospital workers strike over short staffing
    SAN LEANDRO, Calif. — Over 4,000 health care workers struck for five days here and at five other hospitals across Alameda and San Joaquin counties during the first week of October, in defense of health and safety for their patients…
    - 5 days ago 17 Oct 20, 2:45pm -
  • Right Wing

  • newMarket Research Indicates Trump Has 87% Chance of Winning (REPORT)
    (RightWing.org) – Opinion polls are boosting Democrat hopes of taking the White House next month, but real-world evidence shows their confidence could be misplaced, at least according to Wall Street analysts. Polls have often got it wrong in the pa…
    - 7 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 1:31pm -
  • newHow Trump Can Win the Debate and Election
    (RightWing.org) – On Thursday, October 22, Donald Trump and Joe Biden will face off for one last debate. In order to win, Trump must make a shift in how he presents his vision for the future of the country and how he goes after Biden. In their firs…
    - 23 hours ago 21 Oct 20, 9:43pm -
  • Ocasio-Cortez Sets Record on Livestream With Twitch
    (RightWing.org) – Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) continues her efforts to muscle her way inside the Democratic Party establishment — and nominee Joe Biden’s inner circle. This is happening exactly as President Donald Trump has been warnin…
    - 1 day ago 21 Oct 20, 7:34pm -
  • Trump Pulls Catholic Votes Away From Joe Biden Over Amy Barrett Pick
    (RightWing.org) – Joe Biden’s electoral hopes have taken a knock, according to new poll results released on Monday, October 19. The Democrat challenger has made a big deal of being an “Irish Catholic,” and up to now, that’s gained him a lot…
    - 1 day ago 21 Oct 20, 1:02pm -
  • The Media Has Protected Biden for Months
    (RightWing.org) – President Donald Trump regularly heads into the lion’s den and takes questions from the press ranging from the absurd to the extremely absurd. In fact, Trump believes no one can represent him to the media better than himself as…
    - 2 days ago 20 Oct 20, 9:35pm -
  • Lawmakers Hail DOJ Antitrust Lawsuit Against Google As ‘Long Overdue’
    (RightWing.org) – The Department of Justice just punched back at big tech, launching the most compelling government action against a technology company in decades. Sen. Josh Hawley (R-MO) called it the most significant act of its kind “in a gener…
    - 2 days ago 20 Oct 20, 7:25pm -
  • Obama Campaign Vetted Hunter Biden Payments In 2008 (REPORT)

    - 2 days ago 20 Oct 20, 1:52pm -
  • What Does the Biden Email Scandal Mean for the Election?
    (RightWing.org) – In a normal election year, campaigns like to talk about single issues. In most presidential election years, the top topics include the economy, abortion, healthcare, climate change, or any other host of individual issues. While al…
    - 3 days ago 19 Oct 20, 9:39pm -
  • Thousands and Thousands of Supporters Greet Trump in California
    (RightWing.org) – President Donald Trump is known for breaking norms. From his pushback on the China trade negotiations to his withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal, the president doesn’t back down from taking decisive action and setting new prec…
    - 3 days ago 19 Oct 20, 7:07pm -
  • Twitter Doubles Down on Censorship
    (RightWing.org) – Last week, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey had to apologize for locking accounts run by the Trump campaign and White House spokeswoman Kayleigh McEnany. The clumsy attempt to bury the latest Hunter Biden story backfired badly, with Presid…
    - 3 days ago 19 Oct 20, 4:23pm -
  • Black Agenda Report

  • Black Agenda Radio for Week of October 19, 2020
    Black Agenda Radio for Week of October 19, 2020 Authors Black Agenda Radio with Margaret Kimberley and Glen Ford glenMon, 10/19/2020 - 22:33 Margaret Kimberley · Black Agenda Rad…
    - 3 days ago 19 Oct 20, 5:03pm -
  • LGBTQ Newsletter Surveys Prison Conditions
    LGBTQ Newsletter Surveys Prison Conditions Authors Black Agenda Radio with Margaret Kimberley and Glen Ford glenMon, 10/19/2020 - 22:19 Margaret Kimberley · LGBTQ Newsletter Surv…
    - 3 days ago 19 Oct 20, 4:49pm -
  • Anti-Blackness Spread by Global Capital
    Anti-Blackness Spread by Global Capital Authors Black Agenda Radio with Margaret Kimberley and Glen Ford glenMon, 10/19/2020 - 22:14 Margaret Kimberley · Anti-Blackness Spread by…
    - 3 days ago 19 Oct 20, 4:44pm -
  • Protests in Minneapolis Disrupted by Orange-Shirted “Collaborators” with Cops
    Protests in Minneapolis Disrupted by Orange-Shirted “Collaborators” with Cops Authors Black Agenda Radio with Margaret Kimberley and Glen Ford glenMon, 10/19/2020 - 22:08 Marg…
    - 3 days ago 19 Oct 20, 4:38pm -
  • Black Agenda Radio for Week of October 12, 2020
    Black Agenda Radio for Week of October 12, 2020 Authors Black Agenda Radio with Margaret Kimberley and Glen Ford glenMon, 10/12/2020 - 22:50 Margaret Kimberley · Black Agenda Rad…
    - 10 days ago 12 Oct 20, 5:20pm -
  • Roots of “Strong Black Women” Ideology
    Roots of “Strong Black Women” Ideology Authors Black Agenda Radio with Margaret Kimberley and Glen Ford glenMon, 10/12/2020 - 22:43 Margaret Kimberley · Roots of “Strong Bla…
    - 10 days ago 12 Oct 20, 5:13pm -
  • Community Control of Police is a Right and Necessity
    Community Control of Police is a Right and Necessity Authors Black Agenda Radio with Margaret Kimberley and Glen Ford glenMon, 10/12/2020 - 22:38 Margaret Kimberley · Community Co…
    - 10 days ago 12 Oct 20, 5:08pm -
  • Beware the Movement’s “Controlled Opposition”
    Beware the Movement’s “Controlled Opposition” Authors Black Agenda Radio with Margaret Kimberley and Glen Ford glenMon, 10/12/2020 - 22:33 Margaret Kimberley · Beware the M…
    - 10 days ago 12 Oct 20, 5:03pm -
  • Black Agenda Radio for Week of October 5, 2020
    Black Agenda Radio for Week of October 5, 2020 Authors Black Agenda Radio with Margaret Kimberley and Glen Ford glenTue, 10/06/2020 - 21:32 Margaret Kimberley · Black Agenda Radio…
    - 16 days ago 6 Oct 20, 4:02pm -
  • Economically Fading US Chooses Military Confrontation
    Economically Fading US Chooses Military Confrontation Authors Black Agenda Radio with Margaret Kimberley and Glen Ford glenTue, 10/06/2020 - 21:25 Margaret Kimberley · Economicall…
    - 16 days ago 6 Oct 20, 3:55pm -
  • The American Spectator

  • newKickback China Joe
    It could not be plainer. Joe Biden has been getting kickbacks from China. Fox News has the story. The headline:...The post Kickback China Joe appeared first on The American Spectator | USA News and Politics.
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  • newAmerica Is Good, No Matter What Leftists Say
    America’s goodness is self-evident to me, and to most conservatives and, not insignificantly, to most labor and ethnic Democrats. That said,...The post America Is Good, No Matter What Leftists Say appeared first on The American Spectator | USA Ne…
    - 2 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 6:07pm -
  • newOh, No! Another Never Trumper for Biden!
    As elections draw closer, every day we now read of another RINO Never Trumper endorsing Joe Biden. Oh, no, Mr....The post Oh, No! Another Never Trumper for Biden! appeared first on The American Spectator | USA News and Politics.
    - 4 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 4:37pm -
  • newA Vaccine From China? No Thanks
    While Democrats including presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden, vice presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris (Calif.), House Speaker...The post A Vaccine From China? No Thanks appeared first on The American Spectator | USA Ne…
    - 5 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 3:13pm -
  • newBiden Debate Bingo and Drinking Game 2.0
    It’s been nearly a month since the first debate between President Donald J. Trump and Joe Biden — an event...The post Biden Debate Bingo and Drinking Game 2.0 appeared first on The American Spectator | USA News and Politics.
    - 6 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 2:40pm -
  • newKoch and Hooks Inspire With Their New Book
    Every year witnesses the publication of countless books. Some are interesting, and a few are inspiring. The forthcoming book by...The post Koch and Hooks Inspire With Their New Book appeared first on The American Spectator | USA News and Politics.
    - 16 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 4:04am -
  • newStamping Out Sensible Wildfire Rules
    Sacramento As wildfires raged across the West this year, Gov. Gavin Newsom put the blame squarely on global warming —...The post Stamping Out Sensible Wildfire Rules appeared first on The American Spectator | USA News and Politics.
    - 16 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 4:03am -
  • newSwampy Joe’s Big Lies
    Joe Biden spent decades cultivating his image as a “middle class” legislator, free of the usual corrupting pressures a pol...The post Swampy Joe’s Big Lies appeared first on The American Spectator | USA News and Politics.
    - 16 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 4:03am -
  • newThe Family Business
    “The Family Business,” editorial cartoon by Yogi Love for The American Spectator, Oct. 21, 2020.The post The Family Business appeared first on The American Spectator | USA News and Politics.
    - 21 hours ago 21 Oct 20, 11:56pm -
  • Why President Trump’s Recovery Should Inspire Hope, Not Derision
    It is no secret that many of President Trump’s critics found news of his coronavirus infection a cause for celebration, a...The post Why President Trump’s Recovery Should Inspire Hope, Not Derision appeared first on The American Spectator | US…
    - 1 day ago 21 Oct 20, 5:15pm -
  • CNN

  • newTrump needs a comeback tonight as attacks rain down

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  • newCNN's John Avlon: Trump has had a hard time with this question
    Ahead of the final presidential debate between President Trump and Joe Biden, CNN's John Avlon looks at President Trump's explanation of his second term platform.
    - 8 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 12:52pm -
  • newJudge drops third-degree murder charge against ex-officer in George Floyd's death, but second-degree murder charge remains
    A Hennepin County judge has dropped a third-degree murder charge against former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin in the killing of George Floyd.
    - 5 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 3:58pm -
  • newGhislaine Maxwell's 2016 deposition transcript has been unsealed
    The 2016 deposition of Jeffery Epstein's former girlfriend and alleged accomplice Ghislaine Maxwell was unsealed early Thursday, after she lost an appeal earlier this week to keep the document sealed.
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  • newSenate Judiciary Committee advances Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett despite Democratic boycott

    - 6 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 2:13pm -
  • newObama and Trump both carried Iowa. Can Biden?
    Former President Barack Obama won this 2020 swing state twice, but Trump won it in 2016. Can Joe Biden turn it blue again in 2020? CNN's John King crunches the numbers.
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  • Puerto Rico closes 911 centers after employees test positive for Covid-19

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  • newThe number of older people getting coronavirus in Europe is rising again. That's really bad news

    - 9 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 11:39am -
  • newAs rivalry with Washington heats up, Beijing commemorates 'victory' in 'war to resist US aggression'
    Seventy years ago this week, hundreds of thousands of Chinese troops began crossing into North Korea, in an intervention that would turn the tide of the conflict on the Korean Peninsula and eventually hold United Nations forces to an uneasy detente.
    - 15 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 5:59am -
  • newThe future of renewable energy could look very different under Biden
    For those in the energy industry, the future could look very different if Democratic nominee Joe Biden wins the presidency. President Trump denies climate change, while Biden has pledged two trillion dollars in spending for research and investment in…
    - 10 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 10:49am -
  • Washington Post

  • newWhy countries are resorting to pandemic lockdowns again
    Lockdowns are crude, but they are the best weapon some nations have.
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  • newWHO Africa: New rapid tests a ‘game changer’ against COVID
    Health officials in Africa say the rollout of rapid diagnostic tests for COVID-19 could be a “game changer” for their fight against the coronavirus
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  • new‘The enemy’ in the covid ward: Some Israelis oppose treating a Palestinian leader
    The presence of Saeb Erekat in a Jerusalem hospital has sparked a debate.
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  • newUS officials Pompeo, Esper to visit India for annual talks
    India’s government says talks next week with U—S— Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Secretary of Defense Mark Esper in New Delhi will cover “all bilateral, regional and global issues of mutual interest.”
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  • newAlbania joins global efforts to combat anti-Semitism
    The Albanian Parliament has passed a resolution joining global efforts to combat anti-Semitism
    - 7 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 1:43pm -
  • newLebanon names Saad Hariri as prime minister, almost one year after he resigned
    After a year of economic collapse, the coronavirus and calls for change, Lebanon is bringing back its old prime minister.
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  • newHuawei’s new smartphone could be its last, as U.S. sanctions clamp down on access to chipsets
    Analysts say Huawei’s smartphone chip supply is dwindling, limiting its sales despite surging patriotic demand at home.
    - 7 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 1:02pm -
  • newBolivia’s socialists are poised for a return, but the challenges are steeper
    Luis Arce, Evo Morales’s former finance minister, will confront the coronavirus and its economic destruction amid deepening polarization.
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  • newIn 2020, casting a ballot from space may be easier than casting one on Earth
    "Vote while you float": NASA astronauts weigh in from orbit.
    - 9 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 11:00am -
  • newWhy are people talking about Nigeria and #EndSARS?
    The movement to end police brutality in Africa’s most populous country has become a global phenomenon.
    - 10 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 10:53am -
  • Daily Beast

  • newTrump Exposes Himself as Whiner-in-Chief in Leaked ‘60 Minutes’ Interview
    CBS/screengrabOver the past couple days, President Donald Trump has been repeatedly threatening to release his entire, unedited interview with 60 Minutes’ Lesley Stahl before an edited version airs on this coming Sunday’s episode. Well, he finall…
    - 4 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 4:20pm -
  • newMSNBC Host Cuts Short Interview With Trump Flack: ‘That’s Not What I Asked!’
    MSNBCMSNBC anchor Hallie Jackson finally grew tired of Trump campaign spokesperson Hogan Gidley’s constant deflections and misinformation during a Thursday morning interview, eventually cutting it short while noting that he wasn’t answering any o…
    - 4 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 4:08pm -
  • newWant to Make Sure Your Coffee Actually Stays Hot? Get on the Zojirushi Bandwagon Already
    Photo Illustration by Scouted/The Daily Beast/AmazonTo borrow a line from a timeless song, hot drinks really get me going. If my coffee isn’t scalding hot, meaning it’s still near-boiling moments before my first sip, I don’t have a good morning…
    - 4 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 4:00pm -
  • newChris Wallace Shuts Down Fox News’ Hunter Biden Fever Dream
    Fox NewsOn the morning of the final presidential debate, Fox’s “straight news” anchors seemed more eager than ever to keep the story about Hunter Biden’s stolen emails and texts alive—despite the fact that Fox News initially passed on the d…
    - 5 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 3:22pm -
  • newSenate GOP Blows Past Dem Boycott to Advance Amy Coney Barrett to Final Vote
    Leigh Vogel-Pool/Getty ImagesDespite a total Democratic boycott of the proceedings, the Senate Judiciary Committee voted on Thursday to approve Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court.The move sets up a vote to confirm Barret…
    - 7 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 1:52pm -
  • newEpstein’s ‘Madam’ Ghislaine Maxwell Accused of Sending Girls to His Powerful Friends
    JOHANNES EISELE/AFP via Getty ImagesThe long-secret testimony of Jeffrey Epstein’s alleged accomplice, Ghislaine Maxwell, has finally been made public, and it includes explosive claims—including that Epstein abused one victim when she was only 13…
    - 8 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 12:47pm -
  • newCannibals Lured Victim to Cabin in Oklahoma Woods for Castration: Sheriff
    LeFlore County Sheriff Office HandoutTwo men from Oklahoma stand accused of illegal castration after allegedly luring a 28-year-old to a remote cabin through an online advertisement for low-cost sex-reassignment surgery. Bob Lee Allen, 53, and Thomas…
    - 9 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 11:56am -
  • newItaly Did Everything Right to Stop a Second Wave of the Coronavirus. So What Went Wrong?
    MIGUEL MEDINA/AFP via Getty ImagesROME—If you turn on the news in Italy right now, you might be forgiven for thinking you are getting reruns from March. Pictures of COVID-only units, field hospitals being erected, exhausted medics, and coffins are…
    - 10 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 10:53am -
  • newWill You Vote in a Pink Pantsuit? These Celebrities Want You To
    Illustration by Sarah Rogers/The Daily BeastWhat is the color of ambition? Pink, if you ask Instagram. Specifically, ask the dozens of female celebrities and activists who have repped a shocking fuchsia suit by the clothing line Argent and they will…
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  • newInside the Right-Wing Media Echo Chamber’s Smear of NBC’s Kristen Welker
    Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast / Photos GettyThe smear campaign against Kristen Welker—who is moderating Thursday’s second and final presidential debate between Donald Trump and Joe Biden—began last Saturday with a hit piece by Trump-fri…
    - 11 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 9:01am -
  • MSNBC

  • newDemocrats boycott committee vote approving nomination of Amy Coney Barrett to Supreme Court
    All 12 Republicans on the Senate Judiciary Committee voted to advance the nomination, while all 10 Democrats boycotted the vote. MSNBC's Garrett Haake reports.
    - 6 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 2:59pm -
  • newSpeaker Pelosi: My hope is a deal before Election Day
    House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin are expected to continue their coronavirus relief talks on Thursday, and she joins Morning Joe to discuss. Speaker Pelosi says her hope is a deal before Election Day.
    - 8 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 12:54pm -
  • newSteve Kornacki breaks down possible election scenarios
    MSNBC's Steve Kornacki looks to the election map to game out different scenarios for the race between President Trump and Joe Biden and the paths to victory for each.
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  • newA handful of federal indictments can't hide Trump's Russia weakness
    All bark and no bite is not an effective strategy to counter cyberattacks.
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  • newObama needs to follow John Quincy Adams' lead back to Congress
    As one of the pre-eminent members of the Democratic Party still, Obama makes for an exceptional figurehead. But America needs more than iconography right now.
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  • newTrump's rallies keep growing as the pandemic gets worse
    As Covid-19 cases keep surging across much of the nation with Election Day less than two weeks away, the president is holding bigger and bigger rallies with few masks and no social distancing. Jonathan Lemire discusses.
    - 17 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 3:49am -
  • newTrump skips debate prep, reveals no plan for a second term
    With less than two weeks until election day, the president has not laid out a clear plan for a potential second term. He also is not attending debate prep, opting instead to hold huge rallies defying Covid-19 guidance. Annie Karni reacts.
    - 17 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 3:20am -
  • newObama stumps for Biden as Trump ignores Covid risk at huge rally
    Joe Biden spent the last day before the final presidential debate preparing for his face-to-face with Trump while Barack Obama hit the trail. Meanwhile, Trump held yet another huge rally ignoring the risk to his supporters from Covid-19.
    - 17 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 3:19am -
  • newDNI Ratcliffe message in classified briefing different from public remarks: Schumer
    Senator Chuck Schumer points out to Rachel Maddow that even though DNI John Ratcliffe said at his press conference that Iran was trying to damage Donald Trump, that was not conveyed in the classified briefing he received, which emphasized a goal of g…
    - 19 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 1:23am -
  • newIntel director issues high-drama, low-clarity warning on Iran, Russia election operations
    Rachel Maddow reports on a last minute press announcement by DNI John Ratcliffe, attended by other security officials, in which he cautioned, without specificity, that Iran and Russia are using voter information to undermine confidence in the 2020 el…
    - 19 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 1:04am -
  • MoveOn

  • NEW ADS: MoveOn Expands Senate Program in Maine, Arizona, and South Carolina 
    New $2 million Ad Campaign on TV, Digital, Radio Fueled by Swell of Energy Against Republicans Stacking the Supreme Court and Denying Voters a Say Washington, DC — Today, MoveOn is releasing TV, digital, and radio ads in Maine, Arizona, and South…
    - 15 days ago 7 Oct 20, 11:05pm -
  • MoveOn Member Stories: David Patridge Fights for Entertainment Workers
    David Patridge, a MoveOn member from Hoboken, NJ, had done everything right. He went to school, found a career he loved, and worked hard. But now, he’s facing some bleak firsts. “I’m collecting unemployment for the first time in my life, laid o…
    - 20 days ago 2 Oct 20, 7:48pm -
  • MoveOn Member Stories: “My Vote Isn’t Just My Vote”
    Written by Janet, MoveOn member. Political organizing doesn’t stop just because a pandemic is raging on. In a normal world, I would be knocking on doors, making phone calls, canvassing door-to-door, or stopping people on the street to have conversa…
    - 20 days ago 2 Oct 20, 7:41pm -
  • MoveOn Members Protest Nationwide on #SaveThePostOffice Saturday
    “Save the Post Office Saturday” was a huge success! On Saturday, as House Democrats passed measures to repeal Louis DeJoy’s actions and fully fund the post office, tens of thousands of us gathered in front of post offices at more than 800 ac…
    - 59 days ago 24 Aug 20, 8:06pm -
  • MoveOn on the Selection of Kamala Harris for the Democratic Vice Presidential Nomination 
    Statement from Rahna Epting, executive director of MoveOn, on the announcement of Senator Kamala Harris as the Democratic Vice Presidential nominee: “The nomination of Senator Kamala Harris by Joe Biden is a historic moment. As Harris takes the nat…
    - 72 days ago 11 Aug 20, 8:28pm -
  • New Polls: Trump’s Use of Unidentified Federal Officers to Suppress Protest Is Backfiring in Senate and Presidential Battlegrounds
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Majorities in Arizona, Maine, and North Carolina Oppose Trump’s Approach, Want Congress to Intervene Washington, DC — Voters in three key battleground states are closely following and by a significant majority oppose Donald…
    - 90 days ago 24 Jul 20, 3:28pm -
  • Leading Artists Partner with MoveOn, Amplifier Launch ‘Your Vote Is Power’ Initiative to Drive Young Voter Registration and Turnout
    WASHINGTON, DC — Major artists including Nevermade, Amanda Phingbodhipakkiya and Thomas Wimberly are collaborating with MoveOn, a leading national progressive advocacy organization, and Amplifier, a design lab that builds art to amplify the voices…
    - 91 days ago 23 Jul 20, 6:00pm -
  • MoveOn Launches #MyAmericanFlag Campaign to Honor Immigrants and International, Multigenerational Heritages
    “I know this country belongs to me and I to it. I am her steward, a guardian of the promise and the possibility of America.” –Alfre Woodard Previous Next Alfre Woodard “I am an AFRICAN American. This land is irrigated by deltas of sweat and r…
    - 6 Jul 20, 7:26pm -
  • MoveOn Members Endorse Joe Biden for President
    Biden won the group’s fourth-ever presidential endorsement with 82% of votes cast. MoveOn members have voted overwhelmingly to endorse former Vice President Joe Biden in his campaign for the presidency—the most recent benchmark in the organizatio…
    - 1 Jul 20, 3:35pm -
  • Who we are: Demographic information about MoveOn’s staff
    We have been receiving an increasing number of questions from MoveOn members about the makeup of our staff, especially our racial demographics. With this post we are moving to make that information more transparent. As of June 12, 2020, 51% of our st…
    - 23 Jun 20, 11:19pm -
  • Vanity Fair

  • newEric Andre Isn’t Going Anywhere
    The comedian opens up about season five of The Eric Andre Show, Hannibal Buress’s departure, and how long he wants his violently funny Adult Swim series to last.
    - 4 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 4:30pm -
  • new13 Best Stephen King Books to Horrify You—Or Warm Your Heart
    Any list of Stephen King favorites reveals something about who people are—and what they fear most.
    - 4 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 4:00pm -
  • newGeorge Clooney: Keep Fighting for Kentucky and Other Red States
    The Oscar-winner on recovering from Trump, helping Amy McGrath, and de-romanticizing the Confederacy: “You don’t just get to fly that fucking flag.”
    - 5 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 3:54pm -
  • newLily James and Dominic West’s Scooter Ride Was Reportedly a Fine-Worthy Offense
    Lily James and Dominic West are reportedly facing a 200 Euro fine over that tandem scooter ride in Rome as two people riding on one e-scooter breaks the country's driving laws and recent coronavirus restrictions.
    - 5 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 3:52pm -
  • newThe Queen’s Gambit Plays a Beautiful Game
    A new Netflix mini-series turns an exacting pursuit into a poignant, exciting coming of age tale.
    - 5 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 3:37pm -
  • newPrince William Follows In Diana’s Footsteps at the Royal Marsden Hospital
    Though he didn’t copy his mom’s sartorial cues, the prince did honor her 1990 visit in a speech at the NHS cancer hospital.
    - 5 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 3:08pm -
  • newKaia Gerber, Miley Cyrus, and Other Celebrities Go to Erewhon for Groceries and Paparazzi Photos
    Inside the cultishly loved Hollywood food store and health bar.
    - 6 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 2:30pm -
  • newHBO’s The Vow Was Way Too Long
    The nine-hour show about the bizarre cult NXIVM, which just got a second season, isn’t the first docuseries to grip us, then put our foot to sleep.
    - 7 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 1:03pm -
  • newStephen Colbert Doesn’t Buy Rudy Giuliani’s Borat Explanation
    The Late Show host mocked President Trump’s personal attorney for claiming that compromising Borat footage merely showed Giuliani trying to tuck his shirt.
    - 8 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 12:42pm -
  • newHow to Watch the Final Presidential Debate Between Trump and Biden
    It’s allegedly still happening on Thursday night, despite much feigned outrage from the president and his campaign staff.
    - 9 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 11:28am -
  • Drudge Report

  • newFBI Says Iran and Russia Have US Voter Information
    US national security officials have reported Iran was responsible for sending threatening emails to Democratic voters. The emails appeared to come from a far-right pro-Trump group and were meant to "incite unrest", National Intelligence Director John…
    - 4 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 4:30pm -
  • newObama Delivers a Blistering Campaign Rebuke of Trump
    Former President Barack Obama delivered an often-incredulous and blistering account of his successor's first four years in office on Wednesday in Philadelphia, making his most direct attacks on President Donald Trump to date both on substance and on…
    - 5 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 3:30pm -
  • newTrump's Soft Spot for Authoritarian Leaders
    He "fell in love" with Kim Jong Un, praises Vladimir Putin and calls Recep Tayyip Erdogan "a friend": President Donald Trump's flattery of autocrats has confounded US allies and raised questions about his regard for democratic norms.
    - 6 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 2:30pm -
  • newIf Trump Loses, He'll Take This Deal
    Joe Lockhart: President Trump has repeatedly refused to commit to leave office peacefully if he loses the election. Instead he rails about voter fraud and a rigged election. His untruths and obstinacy are by now an old story, but they remain both dan…
    - 7 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 1:31pm -
  • newOxyContin Maker to Plead Guilty, Pay $8 Billion, and Close
    Purdue Pharma has agreed to plead guilty to three federal criminal charges for its role in creating the nation's opioid crisis and will pay more than $8 billion and close down the company.
    - 8 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 12:30pm -
  • newSenate Judiciary Committee Dems to Boycott SCOTUS Nominee Vote
    Senate Democrats plan to boycott Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett's Judiciary Committee vote Thursday in an act of protest, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer announced Wednesday.
    - 9 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 11:33am -
  • newTrump Tells Crowd in Erie He Didn't Want to Be There
    President Donald Trump got remarkably candid on Tuesday night with his supporters in Pennsylvania, a state he desperately needs to win on Election Day, by telling them that if he had a choice, he wouldn't have bothered to grace them with his presence…
    - 17 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 3:38am -
  • newTrump Ponies-up Only $8,000 for His Own Reelection Campaign
    New financial forms show that President Donald Trump's re-election campaign is badly outgunned financially by Joe Biden's campaign in the final stretch of the 2020 election and that President Trump has donated $8,000 of his own money to the campaign.
    - 18 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 2:32am -
  • newGiuliani Faces Questions after Compromising Scene in New Borat Film
    The reputation of Rudy Giuliani could be set for a further blow with the release of highly embarrassing footage in Sacha Baron Cohen's follow-up to Borat. In the film, released on Friday, the former New York mayor and current personal attorney to Don…
    - 19 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 1:32am -
  • newUniformed Miami Cop Wearing Trump Mask at Voting Site
    A photo of a uniformed Miami cop wearing a face mask with a pro-Trump slogan at a voting site has gone viral.
    - 20 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 12:33am -
  • CounterPunch

  • Anthony DiMaggio – Episode 167
    This week Eric welcomes back to the show political scientist and author Anthony DiMaggio to discuss social media, conspiracy theory in America, and his latest book "Unequal America." Eric and Anthony explore the role of social media in propagating co…
    - 8 days ago 14 Oct 20, 5:45pm -
  • Paul Street – Episode 166
    This week Eric welcomes back to the show Paul Street, author of the brand new book Hollow Resistance: Obama, Trump, and the Politics of Appeasement published by CounterPunch. Eric and Paul discuss the various ways that Obama paved the way for Trump a…
    - 20 days ago 2 Oct 20, 5:20pm -
  • CounterPunch+ – Episode 165
    This week Eric introduces listeners to CounterPunch+, the new subscriber section of CounterPunch, by discussing his exclusive article "The Plot Against Libya" which tells the story of Obama's mostly forgotten war on Libya, one of the most brazenly cr…
    - 27 days ago 25 Sep 20, 4:37pm -
  • Maximillian Alvarez – Episode 164
    This week Eric welcomes to the show essayist, editor, and host of the Working People podcast, Maximillian Alvarez, to discuss the state of the working class in the time of COVID. Eric and Maximillian discuss the contours of the class war, what the pa…
    - 38 days ago 14 Sep 20, 7:26pm -
  • Dave Zirin – Episode 163
    This week Eric welcomes back to the show author and journalist Dave Zirin to discuss the strike wave in US professional sports and what it means for the future. Eric and Dave discuss the NBA being in the forefront of the issue, the significance of pr…
    - 52 days ago 31 Aug 20, 7:35pm -
  • Jackie Fielder – Episode 162
    This week Eric welcomes to the show California State Senate candidate Jackie Fielder to discuss her campaign, the issues facing San Franciscans, and the overlapping crises facing all workers in the US. Eric and Jackie discuss why she launched the cam…
    - 58 days ago 25 Aug 20, 4:06pm -
  • Doug Henwood – Episode 161
    This week Eric welcomes to the show journalist Doug Henwood to talk about the latest terrifying economic numbers, how COVID is changing the economic life of America's working class, what we should expect in the near- and medium-term, and so much more…
    - 69 days ago 14 Aug 20, 10:09pm -
  • Alex Kotch & Walker Bragman: Episode 160
    This week Eric welcomes to show journalists Alex Kotch and Walker Bragman to discuss the latest developments from Trumpistan, the state of left journalism, and their new media project OptOut. The conversation begins with discussion of Trump's threat…
    - 76 days ago 7 Aug 20, 8:05pm -
  • Laura Briggs – Episode 159
    This week Eric welcomes to the show Laura Briggs, author of the new book "Taking Children: A History of American Terror." Eric and Laura discuss Trump's family separation policy and the long and shameful American tradition of breaking up families and…
    - 83 days ago 31 Jul 20, 5:56pm -
  • Grace Blakeley – Episode 158
    This week Eric sits down with commentator, journalist, and author, Grace Blakeley, to discuss her new book "Stolen: How to Save the World from Financialisation." Eric and Grace explore the nature of the neoliberal period and what the process of finan…
    - 93 days ago 21 Jul 20, 4:54pm -
  • Hot Air

  • newI Was in the Room Where It Happened: One Woman’s Perspective on “The Trial of the Chicago 7”
    Aaron Sorkin’s The Trial of the Chicago 7, streaming on Netflix, is entertaining, sometimes moving and often funny. But it played fast and loose with the facts. I ought to know. I was a yippie organizer for the ’68 protest and present every day a…
    - 11 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 9:09am -
  • newFascist Culture, Critical Pedagogy, and Resistance in Dark Times
    Something sinister and horrifying is happening to liberal democracies all over the globe. The global thrust towards democratization that emerged after World War II is giving way once again to authoritarian tyrannies. As alarming as the signs may be,…
    - 12 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 8:58am -
  • newUS Presidential Campaign Spectacle: Distracts from Essential Issues while Playing the Race Card
    With the seemingly interminable US presidential campaign season mercifully drawing to a close, the buzz is about a possible coup. That would make the US one of the few countries in recent history to experience regime change not masterminded by a US e…
    - 12 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 8:55am -
  • newDivest / Invest 
    The US today spends more than $80 billion a year incarcerating 2.3 million people in state and federal prisons, local jails, youth facilities and deportation centers. That’s $80 billion that comes out of public coffers and goes into public confinem…
    - 12 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 8:50am -
  • newGuns, Germs, and Smoke
    “Look, folks, the air quality is in the red zone today. The EPA says that means people with lung or heart issues should avoid prolonged activity outdoors.” That was J.R. de Vera, one of two directors of UNITE-HERE!’s independent expenditure cam…
    - 12 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 8:48am -
  • newFollow the Money: Banking, Criminality and the FinCEN Files
    It was all a fitting reminder of Bertolt Brecht’s remark that bank robbery lies in the province of amateurs. The real professionals of plunder establish banks. Last month, the labours of Buzzfeed and the International Consortium of Investigative Jo…
    - 12 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 8:47am -
  • newTrump Takes a Beating…in Montana
    Montana’s Gov. Steve Bullock just chalked up another great win with a victory over Donald Trump’s corrupt puppet, Louis DeJoy, who heads the U.S. Postal Service and has crippled that agency with Draconian measures such as dismantling sorting mach…
    - 12 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 8:40am -
  • newRethinking Our Relationship With Fire
    During this fire season, millions of acres of land have burned throughout the western U.S., with over 4 million acres burned in California alone, and the fire season is not over. Fires have destroyed thousands of homes, dozens of lives have been lost…
    - 12 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 8:39am -
  • newEnding Corporate Impunity is at the Heart of a Sustainable Post-Pandemic Global Recovery
    The Covid-19 pandemic has once again exposed the fragility of global supply chains and business models built on non-standard forms of employment and informality. Following the global drop in demand as a result of the pandemic, many companies resort…
    - 12 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 8:28am -
  • newUnderstanding American Jewish Philanthropy
    Throughout history, the American Jewish community has had a lot to be rightfully proud of. Their dedication to Jewish communal life, their commitment to education, their organizing and lobbying skills, and their sustained investment in Jewish-focused…
    - 12 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 8:08am -
  • Empty Wheel

  • Rat-Fucker Rashomon: Getting the “Highest Level of Government” to Free Julian Assange
    On June 10, 2017, Roger Stone told Julian Assange he was "doing everything possible to address" Assange's plight "at the highest level of Government." On June 19, 2017, Trump tried to send a back channel order to Jeff Sessions to shut down any invest…
    - 1 day ago 21 Oct 20, 11:42am -
  • GRU Adopted the Identity of Two UK Journalists to Phish the OPCW
    The only detail about the GRU hack of the OPCW and Porton Downs included in a new GRU indictment is that the phishes laying the groundwork for the attack were done using spoofed identities of real journalists. The post GRU Adopted the Identity of Tw…
    - 2 days ago 20 Oct 20, 9:54am -
  • Rat-Fucker Rashomon: Trolling for Russia
    Roger Stone has played a key role in undermining the Russian attribution of the 2016 election year operation. But the SSCI and Mueller Reports barely mention how closely Stone's efforts mirror those of WikiLeaks.The post Rat-Fucker Rashomon: Trollin…
    - 3 days ago 19 Oct 20, 1:06pm -
  • Dr. Fauci Has No More Fucks Left To Give
    This point was always going to arrive. An actually educated and aware specialist trying to deal with an obtuse oaf. “The impact of a vaccine, he said, would depend on both its efficacy and the proportion of people who take it. Fauci cautions that,…
    - 3 days ago 19 Oct 20, 9:47am -
  • The Public In Dewey’s The Public And Its Problems
    Dewey's definitions start with understanding human actions in the context of the humans they affect.The post The Public In Dewey’s The Public And Its Problems appeared first on emptywheel.
    - 4 days ago 18 Oct 20, 11:18pm -
  • Rat-Fucker Rashomon: Steve Bannon and Dirty Tricks
    Thus far in my Rat-Fucker Rashomon story, I’ve shown strong evidence that Roger Stone not only knew that John Podesta’s emails were coming, but knew or had the contents of some documents pertaining to an attack he had already been making on John…
    - 4 days ago 18 Oct 20, 4:58pm -
  • Steve Bannon, Guccifer 2.0, Glenn Greenwald, and Me: How Glenn Greenwald Defends “Smear Artist & Cowards”
    When Glenn got treated the way the NYPost treats others, he accused those who posted from authentic documents of being "smear artists & cowards." But when Steve Bannon does it, he defends its right to go viral. The post Steve Bannon, Guccifer 2.0, G…
    - 4 days ago 18 Oct 20, 3:52pm -
  • Docket Tea Leaves: Manafort, Bannon, and Flynn
    There are some curious happenings in various dockets -- which may mean nothing. The post Docket Tea Leaves: Manafort, Bannon, and Flynn appeared first on emptywheel.
    - 5 days ago 17 Oct 20, 9:14pm -
  • Rat-Fucker Rashomon: Roger Stone’s Mid-Burglary Foreknowledge
    This post showed that the SSCI Report ignored a lot of evidence (laid out in the affidavits) that Jerome Corsi and Roger Stone had specific details — possibly even the John Podesta emails themselves — pertaining to Joule Holdings, which they trie…
    - 5 days ago 17 Oct 20, 4:45pm -
  • Tuscaloosa Gets The Birmingham Blues
    The Saban Spreader:The post Tuscaloosa Gets The Birmingham Blues appeared first on emptywheel.
    - 5 days ago 17 Oct 20, 12:33pm -
  • Huff Post

  • World's Longest-Surviving Conjoined Twin Brothers Dead At 68
    Ronnie and Donnie Galyon, of Beavercreek, Ohio, were born joined at the abdomen.
    - 7 Jul 20, 8:25am -
  • Former World's Shortest Man Regains His Title
    Edward Niño Hernández of Colombia was first declared the shortest mobile male in 2010, only to lose the title to two others.
    - 12 May 20, 4:41pm -
  • Man Goes Under Knife To Turn Himself Into Real-Life 'Parrotman'
    Bird lover and self-described “Parrotman” Ted Richards had his face tattooed with feathers, cut off his ears and risked going blind by having his eyes colored with ink.
    - 3 Jul 19, 7:34pm -
  • Sword Swallower Attempts To Swallow Blade Curved 120 Degrees
    Dai Andrews performed the stunt for the new "Ripley's Believe It or Not!" series, which debuts Sunday on the Travel Channel.
    - 6 Jun 19, 11:08pm -
  • Man Swallows Curved Sword: Ripley's Believe It Or Not!
    This clip from "Ripley's Believe It Or Not!" shows sword swallower Dai Andrews attempt to swallow a very curved blade.
    - 6 Jun 19, 9:24pm -
  • Ripley's Believe It Or Not Celebrates 'A Century Of Strange'
    The oddity empire is releasing its latest book ahead of its 100th anniversary in December.
    - 10 Aug 18, 10:19pm -
  • Chiyo Miyako, World's Oldest Person, Dead At 117
    Her family called her "the goddess," and she was known for patience and kindness.
    - 27 Jul 18, 6:51pm -
  • 112-Year-Old Japanese Man Is World's Oldest Living Male
    The record holder's granddaughter says he credits his longevity to sweets.
    - 10 Apr 18, 11:49pm -
  • Believe It Or Not: Luke Skywalker's Lightsaber Bought By Ripley's For $450,000
    And little R2-D2 sells for a whopping $2.76 million.
    - 2 Jul 17, 5:24am -
  • World's Oldest Woman, 116, Reveals The One Food She Eats Every Day
    She turns 117 in November.
    - 31 Oct 16, 3:50pm -
  • Politico

  • newTrump seeds the ground for possible loss with personal attacks
    It’s a change from 2016, where Trump presented himself as an outsider eager to disrupt the entire establishment. Now, he’s the president.
    - 12 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 8:30am -
  • newTrump is doing worse than it seems — but reporters are afraid to say so
    By historical standards, Trump’s coverage is actually favorable, in one critical respect.
    - 21 hours ago 21 Oct 20, 11:55pm -
  • newHunter Biden, Rudy Giuliani and the 'hard drive from hell'
    President Donald Trump is preparing to level a fusillade of allegations against Joe Biden and his son during Thursday's debate. Here's what we know.
    - 12 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 8:30am -
  • new‘Biden was simply seen as the better human’: Why Trump needs to tone it down in the debate
    Four years ago, as he took the stage in the final debate, Donald Trump was similarly backed into a corner. His performance that night offers clues to his approach this time around.
    - 12 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 8:30am -
  • newWhy This Campaign Feels Like It’s Stuck in a Time Loop
    Both sides feel overwhelmed and exhausted, but nothing about 2020 feels like it’s changing. The pandemic is only part of the reason.
    - 12 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 8:28am -
  • newMy Wild 2 Weeks Inside the Trump Campaign Bubble
    The closer he gets to Election Day — and a likely loss, if you believe the polls — the more bizarre it is.
    - 12 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 8:30am -
  • newSenate panel paves way for Barrett's Supreme Court confirmation
    The vote went forward despite a Democratic boycott of the meeting.
    - 7 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 1:14pm -
  • newThe Fear Behind Donald Trump’s Obsession with Immunity
    He’s not just talking about whether he has Covid.
    - 12 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 8:30am -
  • newAn angry Azar floats plans to oust FDA’s Hahn
    Fights over vaccine standards have created an unbridgeable divide within HHS, officials said, but White House is unlikely to approve any changes until after the election.
    - 12 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 8:30am -
  • QAnon goes European
    Populists, protesters, conspiracy theorists: How Europe is embracing America’s latest import.
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  • Mashable

  • newTwitter says 'no evidence' Trump's account was hacked with laughably bad password
    There is almost no medium on the face of the earth as powerful as President Donald Trump's Twitter account.It's where he attacks his many perceived enemies, announces foreign policy decisions, hell, it's even where he fires people. It's believable t…
    - 4 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 4:50pm -
  • newTesla's Full Self Driving mode is about to get more expensive, again
    Tesla's autonomous driving package, known as Full Self Driving or FSD, is about to get pricier. Early Thursday, Tesla CEO Elon Musk announced that the price for the next-level Autopilot system is going up by $2,000. It's currently listed at $8,000…
    - 4 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 4:39pm -
  • newTom Hanks is a captain on a mission in dramatic 'News of the World' trailer
    Tom Hanks is finally the captain again.In the trailer for Paul Greengrass's News of the World, Hanks plays former Civil War captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd, who now travels the country regaling audiences with — you guessed it — the news of the w…
    - 4 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 4:29pm -
  • newEnhance your caffeine habit with these coffee makers on sale
    Best Buy is having an early Black Friday sale on coffee makers as of Oct. 22:OUR TOP PICK: Nespresso DeLonghi VertuoPlus Deluxe Coffee Maker and Espresso Machine— save $45.74BEST FOR HOT AND COLD BREW: Ninja Hot & Cold 10-Cup Coffee Maker — sa…
    - 4 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 4:28pm -
  • newRepublicans vote to subpoena Facebook, Twitter CEOs in the wake of Hunter Biden story
    Read more...More about Facebook, Twitter, Mark Zuckerberg, Jack Dorsey, and Congressional Hearing
    - 5 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 3:48pm -
  • newYou can probably find a Dell all-in-one PC for cheaper than a laptop
    Save up to 35%: Dell's Black Friday Sneak Peek includes large discounts on multiple Inspiron and OptiPlex all-in-one models:BUDGET PICK: Inspiron 24 5000 Silver All-In-One with Arch Stand — $587.99 (save $62)BEST BANG FOR YOUR BUCK: Dell OptiPl…
    - 5 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 3:20pm -
  • newThis Nespresso deal is one of the best we've ever seen
    Save $93: This Nespresso Vertuo Next coffee and espresso machine and capsules bundle is on sale at Amazon for $99.99 through Oct. 22 in an early Black Friday deal. There are a ton of exciting coffees to try out there. There's drip, pour-over, cold…
    - 5 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 3:13pm -
  • newAlert: The Amazon Echo Dot is $18.99 *and* comes with a free smart bulb
    SAVE $46: As of Oct. 22, Best Buy is running an early Black Friday deal where you can get a third-gen Amazon Echo Dot (normally $49.99) and a free Sengled smart bulb (normally $14.99) for just $18.99 — a 71% total savings.Amazon's third-gen Echo…
    - 5 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 3:10pm -
  • newDitch deep frying with these air fryers on sale
    Read more...More about Mashable Shopping, Air Fryer, Culture, and Work Life
    - 6 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 2:54pm -
  • newNintendo Switch Joy-Con and Pro Controllers are on sale ahead of Black Friday
    Read more...More about Nintendo Switch, Mashable Shopping, Entertainment, and Gaming
    - 6 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 2:49pm -
  • Vox - Understand the News

  • newA key FDA vaccine committee declined to vote on a Covid-19 vaccine
    Coronavirus vaccine research is proceeding at a rapid pace. But it’s unlikely that a vaccine will be available before Election Day in the US. | Chandan Khanna/AFP via Getty Images The decision to wait for more evidence means it’s very unli…
    - 4 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 4:43pm -
  • newTrump’s constant attacks on Kristen Welker show he doesn’t expect the debate to go well
    Trump speaks to reporters outside the White House on October 21. | Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images The Trump campaign has been whining about anything and everything related to the second presidential debate. Typically, debates present an opportun…
    - 4 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 4:10pm -
  • newTrumpism never existed. It was always just Trump.
    President Donald Trump departs from a rally at Gastonia Municipal Airport on October 21, 2020, in Gastonia, North Carolina. | Melissa Sue Gerrits/Getty Images American Affairs editor Julius Krein discusses Donald Trump, 2020, and the decay of…
    - 5 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 3:40pm -
  • newAOC streamed a video game on Twitch — meeting young potential voters on their own turf
    Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez keeps a poker face while playing Among Us on Twitch. | AOC on Twitch Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s first Twitch stream is now one of the platform’s most-viewed streams of all time. The internet has crowned an unl…
    - 5 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 3:10pm -
  • newHow conspiracy theories like QAnon spilled into the mainstream
    A woman holds up a QAnon sign to the media as attendees wait for President Donald Trump to speak at a campaign rally at Atlantic Aviation on September 22, 2020, in Moon Township, Pennsylvania.  | Jeff Swensen/Getty Images Andrew Marantz on Fa…
    - 5 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 3:00pm -
  • newTrump’s presidential campaign is Too Online
    President Donald Trump’s Twitter feed is seen displayed on a phone screen with American flag in the background in this photo taken on August 2, 2020. | Jakub Porzycki/NurPhoto President Trump’s campaign is shaped by, and aimed at, an audi…
    - 6 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 2:50pm -
  • newThe Senate Judiciary Committee advanced Amy Coney Barrett’s nomination — with no Democrats present
    Portraits of people who rely on the Affordable Care Act are placed in the seats of Democratic senators on the Judiciary Committee as they boycott the vote on Amy Coney Barrett. | Caroline Brehman/CQ Roll Call/AFP/Getty Images The committee vot…
    - 6 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 2:20pm -
  • newKristen Welker is moderating the final presidential debate. Trump is already attacking her.
    Kristen Welker, a White House correspondent for NBC News and a co-anchor of Weekend Today, will moderate the final 2020 presidential debate on October 22. | Nathan Congleton/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images Welker is a White House correspo…
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  • newWhy one small-business owner shut down her shop for a month
    Tuesday Bassen and her team are closing their shop for the month of October in order to reset. | Courtesy of Paola Trusendi Tuesday Bassen, illustrator and owner of a size-inclusive clothing company, explains why she’s prioritizing her emplo…
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  • newThe future of the office has been put on hold
    The entire landscape of office work has shifted, but the physical work spaces themselves have yet to change much. | Malte Mueller/Getty Images For those who have gone back to the office, not much has really changed. So far, the office of the…
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  • Pro Publica

  • newLa nueva ley de votación por correo de Pennsylvania amplía el acceso para todos...menos para los pobres
    por Jonathan Lai, Samantha Melamed y Michaelle Bond, The Philadelphia Inquirer Read in English.…
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  • newA Guide to In-Person Voting vs. Mail-In Voting
    by Cynthia Gordy Giwa ProPublica is a nonprofit newsroom that investigates abuses of power…
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  • newThe Elk, the Tourists and the Missing Coal Country Jobs
    by R.G. Dunlop, Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting ProPublica is a nonprofit new…
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  • newPennsylvania’s New Vote-by-Mail Law Expands Access for Everyone Except the Poor
    by Jonathan Lai, Samantha Melamed and Michaelle Bond, The Philadelphia Inquirer Leer en español.This article is co-published with The Philadel…
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  • newIllinois Will Start Sharing Data About COVID-19 Outbreaks in Schools
    by Jodi S. Cohen, ProPublica, and Jennifer Smith Richards, Chicago Tribune ProPublica Ill…
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  • newCómo votar durante una pandemia
    por Cynthia Gordy Giwa Read in English. ProPublica es un medio independiente y sin…
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  • “The Quiet Rooms” Wins 2020 Katherine Schneider Journalism Award for Excellence in Reporting on Disability
    by ProPublica The National Center on Disability and Journalism announced this week that “The Quiet Rooms” won first place in the…
    - 1 day ago 21 Oct 20, 5:00pm -
  • How to Vote During a Pandemic
    by Cynthia Gordy Giwa Leer en español. ProPublica is a nonprofit newsroom that in…
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  • Veterans Affairs Secretary Headlines GOP Fundraiser as COVID-19 Cases Surge
    by Isaac Arnsdorf ProPublica is a nonprofit newsroom that investigates abuses of power. Sign up for ProPublica’s User’s Guide to Democracy, a series…
    - 1 day ago 21 Oct 20, 3:16pm -
  • The Fed Saved the Economy but Is Threatening Trillions of Dollars Worth of Middle-Class Retirement
    by Allan Sloan ProPublica is a nonprofit newsroom that investigates abuses of power. Sign…
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  • The Intercept

  • newPart Seven: Climate Carnage
    Trump has stacked his anti-science administration with corporate polluters, gutted environmental regulations, and opened protected land for extraction.The post Part Seven: Climate Carnage appeared first on The Intercept.
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  • newSouth Carolina Could Reject a Record Number of Absentee Ballots
    Voting rights groups warn that mixed messages around a witness requirement and a new bar on ballot curing could lead to disenfranchisement.The post South Carolina Could Reject a Record Number of Absentee Ballots appeared first on The Intercept.
    - 23 hours ago 21 Oct 20, 9:19pm -
  • Google AI Tech Will Be Used for Virtual Border Wall, CBP Contract Shows
    Google Cloud will be used in conjunction with Anduril Industries’ surveillance tech on the U.S.-Mexico border.The post Google AI Tech Will Be Used for Virtual Border Wall, CBP Contract Shows appeared first on The Intercept.
    - 1 day ago 21 Oct 20, 7:06pm -
  • Twitter Surveillance Startup Targets Communities of Color for Police
    Insiders say Dataminr’s “algorithmic” Twitter search involves human staffers perpetuating confirmation biases. The post Twitter Surveillance Startup Targets Communities of Color for Police appeared first on The Intercept.
    - 1 day ago 21 Oct 20, 4:55pm -
  • Metcalfe Park: Black Vote Rising
    Activists in Milwaukee are determined to prevent a repeat of Wisconsin’s April primary, held at the height of the Covid-19 pandemic.The post Metcalfe Park: Black Vote Rising appeared first on The Intercept.
    - 1 day ago 21 Oct 20, 4:00pm -
  • "We're Not a Democracy"
    Four years ago, the nation tumbled down the Trump rabbit hole. We’ve been lost in the dark so long it‘s hard to know which way is up. The post “We’re Not a Democracy” appeared first on The Intercept.
    - 1 day ago 21 Oct 20, 3:17pm -
  • Part Six: The Looting of the Nation
    Trump has served as the Pied Piper for the most radical GOP agenda on the economy, workers, and the poor.The post Part Six: The Looting of the Nation appeared first on The Intercept.
    - 1 day ago 21 Oct 20, 10:01am -
  • Bispos de Angola engrossam denúncia sobre retirada ilegal de dólares da Igreja Universal no país
    Religiosos revelam como funcionava operação da igreja de Edir Macedo para transportar dinheiro de fieis em sigilo para África do Sul e Brasil.The post Bispos de Angola engrossam denúncia sobre retirada ilegal de dólares da Igreja Universal no p…
    - 2 days ago 21 Oct 20, 4:05am -
  • Department of Homeland Security Sued for Chemical Weapons Use
    Federal agents employed “a vast arsenal of weapons,” including toxic smoke grenades, against protestors in Portland.The post Department of Homeland Security Sued for Chemical Weapons Use appeared first on The Intercept.
    - 2 days ago 20 Oct 20, 10:15pm -
  • Want to Know About Google's Anti-Competitive Behavior? Just Ask Yelp.
    "The A-word is like the only thing that Google respects," said Luther Lowe, senior vice president for public policy at Yelp.The post Want to Know About Google’s Anti-Competitive Behavior? Just Ask Yelp. appeared first on The Intercept.
    - 2 days ago 20 Oct 20, 5:41pm -
  • The Guardian

  • newEuropa League: Arsenal, Rangers and Dundalk in action – live clockwatch!
    Celtic v Milan, plus Spurs and Leicester in action at 8pm BSTLive scoreboard! Follow all of the goals as they go inAnd feel free to email Ben or tweet him @benfisherj 5.42pm BST Rapid Vienna won’t be parking the bus, according to manager Dietmar Ku…
    - 4 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 4:43pm -
  • newCoronavirus live news: France extends night-time curfew to cover 46 million people; new cases record in Italy
    Further 38 departments have curfew measures imposed on them in France; Italy breaks cases record for second day in a row; Portugal imposes partial lockdown on three northern municipalities Surge ‘very serious’ in Germany and ‘out of control’…
    - 4 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 4:42pm -
  • newPoland rules abortion due to foetal defects unconstitutional
    Constitutional court’s ruling could pave way for governing PiS party to move ahead with legislative banPoland’s constitutional tribunal has ruled that abortion due to foetal defects is unconstitutional, rejecting the most common of the few legal…
    - 4 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 4:31pm -
  • newSenate judiciary committee approves Amy Coney Barrett as Democrats boycott – live
    Committee votes to report the nomination to the full SenateKamala Harris: supreme court nomination a ‘sham’Trump’s Twitter hacked after password guessed: ‘maga2020!’Trump and Biden to have second TV debate in NashvilleSign up for Fight to V…
    - 4 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 4:27pm -
  • newColbert on Giuliani’s Borat scene: ‘We got more than October surprised’
    Late-night hosts react to Trump’s lawyer’s compromising scene in the movie and the president’s Chinese bank account“Every four years, around this time of the election, people start to worry about an October surprise,” said Stephen Colbert o…
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  • newChina warns Canada to halt ‘blatant interference’ as feud continues
    Canada concluded China’s actions against ethnic Uighurs in the Xinjiang province constituted a genocide and called for sanctions China has warned Canadian lawmakers to halt their “blatant interference” in its internal affairs, in the latest epi…
    - 4 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 4:15pm -
  • newGhislaine Maxwell deposition unsealed after court ruling
    Document contains details about Jeffrey Epstein relationship Maxwell charged with involvement in Epstein’s sexual crimesA court document containing potentially sensitive information about Ghislaine Maxwell and her relationship with the late sex off…
    - 4 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 4:11pm -
  • newSidewalk superstars of New York: Frank Horvat's fabulous farewell – in pictures
    The great photographer, who has died aged 92, loved the bustle of the Big Apple. Sidewalk, his love letter to its street life, was published this month• Frank Horvat, groundbreaking French photographer, dies aged 92 Continue reading...
    - 5 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 3:50pm -
  • newUS retailer Gap considering closure of all Europe stores and UK warehouse
    Company plans to operate in Europe through ‘partnerships’ amid fashion chains crisisCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe American fashion chain Gap is considering closing all of its 129 company-owned stores in Europe…
    - 5 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 3:40pm -
  • newTrump's Twitter hacked after Dutch researcher guessed password – report
    Victor Gevers said he had access to president’s account, De Volkskrant reported, but Twitter said ‘we’ve seen no evidence’Donald Trump’s Twitter account was hacked last week, after a Dutch researcher correctly guessed the president’s pass…
    - 5 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 3:30pm -
  • Common Dreams

  • newA Trump Defeat Will Not End the Far-Right Threat
    Mark HarrisAs a socialist, I don’t support Democratic candidate Joe Biden’s center-right Democratic politics. Indeed, for those whose political ideals embrace an end to class inequality, support for workplace democracy and opposition to global im…
    - 5 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 3:29pm -
  • newNew Results: Common Cause Releases "Our Democracy 2020" Candidate Surveys
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    - 5 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 3:24pm -
  • new'Shameful Power Grab': Democrats Boycott and Progressives Protest as GOP Votes to Send Barrett Nomination to Senate Floor
    Jake Johnson, staff writer"Republicans refuse to listen or care, putting their insatiable quest for power ahead of the people they vowed to serve and the Constitution they swore to uphold."
    - 6 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 2:41pm -
  • newCivil Society Condemn the Latest Attempt by the DRC Government to Undertake Oil Exploration in Protected Areas
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  • newPoll Shows Most Who Voted Third-Party in 2016 Are Supporting Biden Over Trump in 2020
    Kenny Stancil, staff writerThe Democratic nominee holds a significant lead over the GOP incumbent among those who voted outside the major parties last time around.
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  • newJVPA Denounces State Dept Plan to Attack Human Rights Groups With False Accusations of Antisemitism
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  • newCenter for Popular Democracy Action Condemns the Judiciary Committee Vote of Amy Coney Barrett
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  • newTrump to Seniors: Drop Dead
    Mitchell ZimmermanWhen a deadly infection flames across an entire nation like a wildfire, the times demand leadership. Trump ran the other way. (Photo: Shutterstock)
    - 7 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 1:51pm -
  • newAre You Prepared for an Election Disaster?
    Gleb TsipurskyPeople stand in line, spaced six apart due to Covid-19, in order to vote early at the Fairfax Government Center on September 18, 2020 in Fairfax, Virginia. Voters waited up to four hours to early vote in the upcoming 2020 presidential e…
    - 7 hours ago 22 Oct 20, 1:34pm -
  • newLisa Montgomery: A Victim of Incest, Child Prostitution and Rape Faces Execution
    Sandra BabcockLisa herself was a victim of terrible crimes, and her actions are inextricably linked to her own history of trauma, mental illness, and brain damage. (Photo: Lisa Montgomery on death row)
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