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Senate Confirms ‘Climate Change Denier’ Scott Pruitt to Head EPA

Senate Confirms ‘Climate Change Denier’ Scott Pruitt to Head EPA

The United States Senate has confirmed Scott Pruitt, whose skepticism about human-caused global warming and close ties to the fossil fuel..

February 17, 2017 with 0 Comments
Leaked Trump Executive Order Would Let US Companies Trade in ‘Blood Diamonds’

Leaked Trump Executive Order Would Let US Companies Trade in ‘Blood Diamonds’

The Trump administration has drafted an executive order suspending regulation of the trade in conflict minerals, including “blood..

February 10, 2017 with 1 Comment
#NoDAPL: Seattle City Council Votes 9-0 to Divest $3 Billion from Wells Fargo over Dakota Access Pipeline

#NoDAPL: Seattle City Council Votes 9-0 to Divest $3 Billion from Wells Fargo over Dakota Access Pipeline

The Seattle City Council voted unanimously on Tuesday to divest $3 billion from Wells Fargo bank over its role as a lender to the highly..

February 10, 2017 with 0 Comments
San Francisco First in Nation to Provide Free Community College for All

San Francisco First in Nation to Provide Free Community College for All

San Francisco will become the first city in the United States to offer all residents free community college regardless of their ability to..

February 8, 2017 with 0 Comments
Google’s Eric Schmidt: Donald Trump ‘Will Do Evil Things’

Google’s Eric Schmidt: Donald Trump ‘Will Do Evil Things’

Eric Schmidt, executive chairman of Google’s parent company Alphabet, told company employees that President Donald Trump is..

February 1, 2017 with 0 Comments
San Francisco: Hundreds Protest Trump’s Executive Orders on Keystone XL, Dakota Access Pipelines

San Francisco: Hundreds Protest Trump’s Executive Orders on Keystone XL, Dakota Access Pipelines

In the wake of President Donald Trump’s executive orders reviving the highly controversial Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipelines,..

January 27, 2017 with 0 Comments
Trump Taps Net Neutrality Foe Ajit Pai to Head FCC

Trump Taps Net Neutrality Foe Ajit Pai to Head FCC

President Donald Trump on Monday named Ajit Pai, the senior Republican serving on the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), to head the..

January 26, 2017 with 0 Comments
Trump Signs Executive Order Withdrawing US from Trans-Pacific Partnership

Trump Signs Executive Order Withdrawing US from Trans-Pacific Partnership

President Donald Trump on Monday signed an executive order formally withdrawing the United States from the highly controversial..

January 25, 2017 with 0 Comments
Trump Raises Mortgage Costs for Many First-Time Homebuyers

Trump Raises Mortgage Costs for Many First-Time Homebuyers

Donald Trump promised to fight for working-class Americans, but one of his first acts as president was to make mortgages more expensive for..

January 20, 2017 with 0 Comments
North Dakota Bill Would Protect Motorists Who Accidentally Kill, Injure Protesters

North Dakota Bill Would Protect Motorists Who Accidentally Kill, Injure Protesters

A North Dakota state lawmaker has introduced a bill that would exempt drivers from liability if they accidentally kill or injure a..

January 15, 2017 with 0 Comments
Douche Du Jour
  • JFK Diary Calls Hitler ‘Stuff of Legends’ Who ‘Will Emerge From Hatred’
  • White House Welcomes Brigitte Gabriel, Leader of Anti-Muslim ‘Hate Group’ ACT for America
  • Republican Florida Court Official Calls for Lynching of Black Anti-Death Penalty State Attorney Aramis Ayala
  • South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard Signs Anti-LGBTQ Adoption, Foster Care Bill Into Law
  • Mississippi Republican Andy Gipson Kills Domestic Violence Divorce Bill
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