Showing posts from February, 2017

Target CEO says retailer making $7 billion investment to 'win share not surrender it'

"Are You Muslim?": Muhammad Ali's Son & Former Wife on their Detention & Interrogation at FL Airport

2 injured as officer accidentally fires weapon during speech by France’s Hollande

Beware of Another Reichstag Fire

Clueless DeVos Uses 'Byproduct of Jim Crow' to Push 'School Choice' Ideology

Berta Cáceres' Murder Linked to U.S.-Trained Soldiers

Black Workers at Nissan Are Challenging Use of Temporary Labor

For Every Living-Wage Job, There Are Seven People Looking for Work

DeVos faces backlash for linking HBCUs to school choice

Racial profiling against Africans ‘endemic’ in Germany – UN experts

Bill Gates says US not rich enough to help the poor

What happened when one school banned homework — and asked kids to read and play instead

Beloved hippopotamus 'Gustavito' beaten to death at El Salvador zoo

We Will Not Be Intimidated: Philly Rabbi Decries Desecration of Over 500 Graves at Jewish Cemetery

New DNC Chair Tom Perez Pledges to Repair and Unite Democratic Party

Perez Elected As Chairman Of Democratic National Committee

Moscow rally for murdered Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov

The US Has Always Had Black Inventors -- Even When the Patent System Explicitly Excluded Them

Trump tweets anger at FBI while White House scrambles to contain fallout

White House selectively blocks media outlets from briefing with Spicer

NFL Star Michael Bennett on Refusing to Go to Israel, Black Lives Matter & His Love for Angela Davis

‘Extrajudicial execution’: UN slams 1.5yr sentence for manslaughter of wounded Palestinian

Topless Femen activist heckles French far-right’s Marine Le Pen

Trump restores commitment to for-profit prisons

FBI refused White House request to refute story on Trump-Russia link

Bill Maher's Shameful On Air Bromance With Despicable Milo Yiannopoulos

‘Greatest threat to democracy’: Commander of bin Laden raid slams Trump’s anti-media sentiment

Pope suggests 'better to be atheist than hypocritical Catholic'

Madison, Wisc. to Pay $3.3M to Family of Tony Robinson, a Black Teenager Shot by Police

Norwegian Air to offer U.S.-Europe fares starting at $65 one way

Netanyahu depicted as Hitler by Sydney protesters during historic Australia trip

The Grammys Tried to Break Out of Its Conservative Shell, But Remains Behind the Times

Local educators say Trump rollback of transgender rule won't change policy

Macron Seals Centrist Pact, Boosting French Presidential Campaign

Trump's Remarks on Anti-Semitism are Too Little, Too Late

Standing Rock Will Be Raided Today

7 Earth-size worlds found orbiting star; could hold life

Trump's Deportations are Possible Because Obama & Congress Failed to Protect Immigrants

Missouri community is building 50 tiny homes for homeless veterans

Christian Woman Spectacularly Shames Trump Supporters for Scapegoating Muslim Refugees

France's Le Pen cancels meet with Lebanon grand mufti over headscarf

Canada PM: will not halt illegal border crossing despite opposition

San Jose streets flooded as more heavy rains wallop California

U.S. judge blocks Texas plan to cut Planned Parenthood Medicaid funds

Bill Maher'sStatements About Islam and Muslims Are Bigoted and Outrageous

John Kasich is a Nitwit

Ecuador Votes to Bar Politicians From Having Assets in Tax Havens

John Waters gives hilariously foul-mouthed acceptance speech for the Writers Guild Association

Seattle mayor wants to sue Trump


Breitbart’s Milo Yiannopoulos resigns following outrage over his past comments about pedophilia

Russia's U.N. envoy Churkin dies suddenly in New York

Morbid Inequality: Now Just SIX Men Have as Much Wealth as Half the World's Population

Don't Be Fooled by the Politics of Smart

James Baldwin and the Meaning of Whiteness

Utah Republican resigns after writing letter explaining why women should be paid less than men

George Takei on 75th Anniv. of Internment of Japanese Americans & Why Trump is "The Real Terrorist"

"For-Profit President": A Look at How Trump Is Pushing Wholesale Corporate Takeover of the Gov't

‘Have you got justice yet?’: Nation of Islam leader criticizes Trump, Democrats

John Kasich is a Nitwit

SpaceX Launches 1st Private Rocket from Historic NASA Pad

Kraft withdraws offer to merge with Unilever

Public figures call for biggest ever UK protest to oppose Trump visit

Norma McCorvey, Jane Roe of Roe v. Wade decision legalizing abortion, dies at 69

When Women Speak Out for All

This Isn’t Just Trump. This Is Who the Republicans Are.

Trump’s pick to replace Michael Flynn wants no part of the chaotic Trump White House

Hispanic Dems Blast 'Dictatorial Shenanigans' at Meeting With ICE

Does New Labor Secretary Nominee Alex Acosta Have the Perfect Résumé to Sabotage a Federal Agency?

Denver Church Gives Sanctuary to Immigrant Mother Facing Deportation: "We Are Not Breaking Any Laws"

‘Colonization was a crime against humanity’: French presidential favorite Macron sparks firestorm

French Presidential Frontrunner Describes Colonization as ‘War Crime’

‘Colonization was a crime against humanity’: French presidential favorite Macron sparks firestorm

"Not In Our Names": Families of 9/11 Victims Protest Trump's Travel Ban

Businesses Shutter Nationwide for #DayWithoutImmigrants

Andrew Puzder Withdraws From Consideration as Labor Secretary

Trump Campaign Aides Had Repeated Contacts With Russian Intelligence

US allies seriously concerned about Trump's ties to Russia have been gathering intelligence data

Teachers Say Baltimore Schools Designed to Fail to Speed Privatization

Rep. Lieu: The White House Lying & Stifling Dissent on Yemen Raid is Step Toward Authoritarianism

Rep. Ted Lieu to Introduce Bill Requiring a Psychiatrist in White House

Pope Francis appears to back Native Americans over the Dakota Access Pipeline protest

The Stephen Miller Story: From Pestering Latino Students in High School to Drafting Muslim Ban

Oil, gas companies no longer required to disclose taxes & fees paid to foreign govt’s

Trump security adviser Flynn resigns after leaks suggest he tried to cover up Russia talks

Trudeau & Trump Meet as They Push for Keystone XL & Other Big Oil Projects

Michael Flynn Resigns as National Security Adviser

Hillary Clinton Slices Michael Flynn With Hot ‘Pizzagate’ Burn

Ignoring Public Outcry, Republicans Block Effort to Obtain Trump's Taxes

Trump security adviser Flynn resigns after leaks suggest he tried to cover up Russia talks

Michael Flynn Out: From Trump's "Full Confidence" to Midnight Resignation

California vs. Trump: Lawmakers Push to Become "Sanctuary State" Despite Threats from Washington

Hundreds of Pilot Whales Die in Devastating Mass Stranding in New Zealand

In Mexico 20 Anti-Trump Rallies Staged Across Nation

After Cancellation, Sanders Vows to Hold WV Town Hall 'In The Streets'

Now Under Armour Has a Trump Problem, Too

80,000 March in Raleigh for Voting Rights, Democracy & #MoralResistance

Germany Picks Anti-Trump President

Yale renames Calhoun College because of historic ties to white supremacy and slavery

The Changing Face of Advertising: What It Might Mean and How It Might Matter

Sears, Kmart drop 31 Trump Home items from their online shops

Greece says bailout deal close, but will not accept 'illogical' demands

Protesters block Betsy DeVos from entering public school in Washington

Without Melania Trump, Japan's First Lady Rolls Solo in Washington

In Real Bowling Green Massacre, a White Supremacist Planned Attack Against African Americans & Jews

Court Refuses to Reinstate Trump's Muslim Ban, Says "No Evidence" of Attacks from 7 Listed Countries

ICE Raids Speed into Overdrive: Advocates Say Obama's Deportations Reaching "100 MPH" Under Trump

Shia LaBeouf’s Trump Protest Live Stream Has Been Shut Down

Billions Divested from Banks Backing Dakota Access Pipeline

Israel Passes Law to Legalize Theft of Private Palestinian Land

"Made Me Feel We Were Back in 1950s" Coretta Scott King Memoirist on Silencing of Elizabeth Warren

Warren Silenced: The Patriarchy Strikes Back

Trump adviser pitches Ivanka's goods from White House

Grand Island resident is elected president of Somalia

Former prime minister, a U.S. citizen, wins Somalia's presidential vote

Supreme Court nominee Gorsuch says Trump’s attacks on judiciary are ‘demoralizing’

George Lopez Kicks Black Woman Out of Show Who Didn’t Laugh at Anti-Black Joke

Madonna adopts twin girls from Malawi

Jeff Sessions Has Been Confirmed As U.S. Attorney General

White Nationalists on Twitter Sure Do Love Jeff Sessions.

Seattle Just Divested Billions From Wells Fargo Over Dakota Access Pipeline

Supreme court nominee Jeff Sessions once called NAACP and ACLU 'un-American'

A Violation of Tribal & Human Rights: Standing Rock Chair Slams Approval of Dakota Access Pipeline

Water Protectors Call for Global Mass Mobilizations as Army Plans to Approve Dakota Access Pipeline

Silencing Elizabeth Warren backfires on Senate GOP

Here’s How Elizabeth Warren Responded To Being Silenced On The Senate Floor

Maryland mom pleads guilty in 9-year-old son's birthday cake beating death

Elizabeth Warren Silenced by Republican Controlled Senate for Quoting Coretta Scott King

Maryland mom pleads guilty in 9-year-old son's birthday cake beating death

San Francisco announces free community college for all residents

Melania Trump Sees Presidency as Potential Profit Machine

Donald Trump and the Reichstag Syndrome

How Much Noise Can a Person Survive? Navy Jets Plague the Lives of Washington Residents

Before immigration furor, tech giants donated to Trump inauguration

Iran’s supreme leader ‘thanks’ Trump for revealing the ‘real face of the United States’

Betsy DeVos sworn in as education secretary

U.S. tech titans lead legal brief against Trump travel ban

Israel legalizes settler homes on private Palestinian land

Rep. Maxine Waters: DeVos is a Billionaire Wannabe Teacher Who Doesn't Care About Public Education

Rep. Maxine Waters: Trump Should Be Impeached If He Colluded with Russians Ahead of Election

DAPL Opponents Vow 'Fierce Resistance' as Army Corps Grants Last Easement

Trump's "Fear and Anger Are Consuming Him"

Seattle Lawyer Challenging Trump's Muslim Ban: "The Outpouring of Support is Unprecedented"

Donald Trump will not be allowed to address UK Parliament on upcoming state visit

‘Daily Show’s’ Trevor Noah: Steve Bannon Is the ‘Real President,’ Not Trump

Canada’s Indigenous Suicide Rate Linked to ‘Apartheid’

Sanders on Trump: 'This guy is a fraud'

Republicans denounce Trump's defense of 'killer' Putin