Daily Archives: October 9, 2017

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My Fellow Conservatives: Don’t Lose Sight of Police Brutality Behind ...

Photo source: Sean Rayford/Getty The only way to affect significant change is to win the hearts and minds of a broad swath of Americans. Link to original source: Matt Lewis – TheDailyBeast.com, 10/8/2017 Call me a unicorn, but I have ...
Police State

The Right Way to ‘Send in the Feds’

AP/Lynne Sladky Naomi Parham, left, talks with Miami Gardens Police Lieutenant Alonzo Moncur, right, during a Coffee with a Cop event at McDonalds, April 27, 2016, in Miami Gardens, Florida. Link to original source: Ed Chung, Chelsea Parsons, and Danyelle ...
Money

As GOP Aims for Massive Cuts, Support for Progressive People’s ...

“The Republican budget says we should invest millions of dollars into tax cuts for millionaires, billionaires, and the largest corporations,” said Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-Wash.). (Photo: Rep. Raul Grijalva‏/Twitter) More than half of House Democrats voted in favor of the ...
World

Fresh hope raised of global warming limit

Researchers warn that unchecked fossil fuel emissions would raise global temperatures to catastrophic levels. Image: Gerry Machen via Flickr New study says immediate reduction of fossil fuels combustion would help achieve the Paris Agreement’s global warming target of well below ...
World

Iranian President: ‘Entire World Will Condemn America’ if Trump Kills ...

Hassan Rouhani, president of the Islamic Republic of Iran, addresses the United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters, September 20, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images) “We have achieved benefits that are irreversible. Nobody can roll ...
World

Irish Politicians Don’t Want to Legalize Abortion—But the People Do

Peter Muhly/Getty Images Ireland’s abortion ban has been in place for decades. But a new experiment in direct democracy might change that. Link to original source: Kylie Noble – NewRepublic.com, 10/6/2017 On the steps of the Irish Embassy in London ...
World

In States and Cities, Celebration of Indigenous Peoples Day Continues ...

People cheer during Indigenous Peoples’ Day celebrations at the Daybreak Star Cultural Center on October 13, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. Earlier that afternoon, Seattle Mayor Ed Murray signed a resolution designating the second Monday in October to be Indigenous Peoples’ ...
Videos

How the Massive Equifax Data Breach Happened – SciShow

There was a massive data breach in the United States, and chances are you’re probably affected by it. While Hank can’t undo what was done, he can give you some insight into how it all went down. To support SciShow ...
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How tax breaks help the rich – Vox

The US has a problem with income inequality. The current tax code makes it worse. Subscribe to Vox’s channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO
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Who does vote for the FAR-RIGHT wing in GERMANY? – ...

Who votes for the far right wing in Germany? And most important of all…. What does Alternative for Germany want? Are they really a radical party or is the media exaggerating? Today we are going to answer to all of ...