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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
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 Sued Over ‘Unconstitutional’ Foreign Payments

Trump Sued Over ‘Unconstitutional’ Foreign Payments

A federal lawsuit filed Monday against Donald Trump claims the president is violating the Constitution by allowing his businesses to..

January 24, 2017 with 2 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
The Trump Petropoly: Environmentalists Appalled by Imminent Regime of Climate Change Deniers and Doubters

The Trump Petropoly: Environmentalists Appalled by Imminent Regime of Climate Change Deniers and Doubters

The international scientific community overwhelmingly concurs that climate change is real, that it is caused and exacerbated by human..

December 13, 2016 with 0 Comments
Koch Brother’s Youth Education Program Teaches ‘Sacrificing Lives for Profits’

Koch Brother’s Youth Education Program Teaches ‘Sacrificing Lives for Profits’

Billionaire businessman Charles Koch is funding a “common sense” youth economics education program marketed to children as young as 5..

May 18, 2016 with 0 Comments
‘Gasland’ Director Josh Fox: Bernie Sanders’ Climate Plan the ‘Only Realistic One’

‘Gasland’ Director Josh Fox: Bernie Sanders’ Climate Plan the ‘Only Realistic One’

Oscar-nominated filmmaker and climate activist Josh Fox slammed Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton for her lucrative ties to the fossil..

April 26, 2016 with 0 Comments
Illinois Bans 11 Companies Over BDS Boycott of Israel

Illinois Bans 11 Companies Over BDS Boycott of Israel

Illinois became the first state in the nation to ban companies which boycott Israel or its illegal settler colonies from doing..

March 22, 2016 with 0 Comments
Douche Du Jour
  • ICE Agents Forcibly Remove Asylum-Seeker Awaiting Brain Tumor Surgery from Texas Hospital
  • Oklahoma Advances Bill Requiring Male Permission for Abortions
  • White House: Trump’s Failure to Mention Jews, Anti-Semitism, on Holocaust Remembrance Day Was Intentional
  • Texas Lawmaker Introduces Bill Punishing Abortion as Murder; Says It Will Teach Women ‘Personal Responsibility’
  • Maine Gov. Paul LePage: John Lewis Should ‘Thank White Republicans’ for Ending Slavery
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