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14
May

Workfare for the Private Equity Crew?

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14
May

55 Die in Gaza Protests as Israel Fetes U.S. Embassy Move

55 Die in Gaza Protests as Israel Fetes U.S. Embassy Move

[ad_1] GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip—In a jarring contrast, Israeli forces shot and killed at least 55 Palestinians and wounded more…

14
May

The May Primaries and the Failure of the Left

The May Primaries and the Failure of the Left

[ad_1] The primary elections that took place last week were not a harbinger of good things to come for the…

14
May

Yanis Varoufakis on Lost U.S. Credibility in Middle East, from Iran Deal to Israel Embassy Move

Yanis Varoufakis on Lost U.S. Credibility in Middle East, from Iran Deal to Israel Embassy Move

[ad_1] In the latest economic fallout from President Trump’s decision to pull the United States out of the landmark Iran…

14
May

Episode 587 | Booker Blames Blacks for Trump | Facebook’s New Guidelines | @TheWayWithAnoa…

Episode 587 | Booker Blames Blacks for Trump | Facebook's New Guidelines | @TheWayWithAnoa...

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13
May

MSNBC Asks Jill Stein If She’s Responsible For Trump Winning

MSNBC Asks Jill Stein If She’s Responsible For Trump Winning

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13
May

Billionaire and Conservative Democrat Win Democratic Primaries in Illinois

Billionaire and Conservative Democrat Win Democratic Primaries in Illinois

The Illinois primary didn’t go too well for progressives, as establishment Democrats barely won over their primary opponents. In this…

13
May

Ecuador Hints It May Hand Over Assange – Consortiumnews

Breaking the Silence – Consortiumnews

[ad_1] Julian Assange has remained incommunicado for more than six weeks and as his health deteriorates many of his former…

13
May

Killing Gaza

Killing Gaza

[ad_1] WASHINGTON, D.C.—Israel’s blockade of Gaza—where trapped Palestinians for the past seven weeks have held nonviolent protests along the border…

13
May

Hyman Minsky’s Views on the “Welfare Mess”

Hyman Minsky’s Views on the “Welfare Mess”

[ad_1] Economist Hyman Minsky is often cited as the forerunner of the job guarantee movement. In order to get a…

13
May

Episode 588 | @RebeccAzor Hosts | Waffle House’s Worst Week Has Led To The Silence Of Trum…

Episode 588 | @RebeccAzor Hosts | Waffle House's Worst Week Has Led To The Silence Of Trum...

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12
May

Students LASH OUT Over Lack Of Gun Reform & Corruption In Congress

Students LASH OUT Over Lack Of Gun Reform & Corruption In Congress

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12
May

Rand Paul Stands Up to Trump While Democrats Cower in Fear

Rand Paul Stands Up to Trump While Democrats Cower in Fear

President Trump nominated Mike Pompeo to be the next Secretary of State, and Gina Haspel to replace him as CIA…

12
May

The EU Will Not Stand by Iran – Consortiumnews

The EU Will Not Stand by Iran – Consortiumnews

[ad_1] While European leaders have made noises that they will defy Donald Trump’s reneging on the Iran nuclear deal and…

12
May

I Work with Mark Janus. Here's How He Benefits from a Strong Union

Striking McDonald

[ad_1] Striking McDonald’s restaurant employees lock arms in an intersection before being arrested, after walking off the job to demand…

12
May

A Surprising Bullying Battleground: Senior Centers

[ad_1] SAN FRANCISCO — The unwanted were turned away from cafeteria tables. Fistfights broke out at karaoke. Dances became breeding…

12
May

Episode 589 | The Adventures of Kanye West In the Sunken Place | Guest Host @_blackintelle…

Episode 589 | The Adventures of Kanye West In the Sunken Place | Guest Host @_blackintelle...

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11
May

Colossal Majority Of Americans Want Gun Reform | Poll Numbers

Colossal Majority Of Americans Want Gun Reform | Poll Numbers

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11
May

The Humanist Report New Studio Tour!

The Humanist Report New Studio Tour!

A behind-the-scenes look at our brand new, viewer-funded studio! ************************ Visit Our Website: http://www.humanistreport.com/ Follow Us on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/HumanistReport Like…

11
May

What Will Germany and Russia Do? – Consortiumnews

What Will Germany and Russia Do? – Consortiumnews

[ad_1] It falls to Germany to save the Iran nuclear deal and try to prevent a devastating new Middle East…

11
May

In Search of Safe Replacements for Harmful Chemicals Used in Everyday Household Objects

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[ad_1] Polyfluoroalkyl chemicals — which have been added to a dizzying array of consumer and industrial products since the 1950s…

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May

CIA Torture Survivor Demands Answers From Gina Haspel

CIA Torture Survivor Demands Answers From Gina Haspel

[ad_1] Gina Haspel, Donald Trump’s nominee for CIA director, told senators at her confirmation hearing Wednesday that she was “just…

11
May

Violence and Incitement in the Mexican Election Campaign

Violence and Incitement in the Mexican Election Campaign

[ad_1] On Tuesday, Abel Montufar Mendoza, a PRI candidate for the state legislature in Guerrero, was shot dead in his…

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May

Immigration Officials Are Using Pseudoscience to Justify Jailing Teenage Asylum Seekers with Adults

Immigration Officials Are Using Pseudoscience to Justify Jailing Teenage Asylum Seekers with Adults

[ad_1] This week, the Trump administration announced it will detain asylum seekers and separate them from their children at the…

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May

Black Mama’s Bail Out Is Freeing Black Women from Jail for Mother’s Day & Taking Aim at Cash Bail

Black Mama’s Bail Out Is Freeing Black Women from Jail for Mother’s Day & Taking Aim at Cash Bail

[ad_1] This is a rush transcript. Copy may not be in its final form. AMY GOODMAN: Sunday is Mother’s Day….

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May

If Gina Haspel Is Confirmed at CIA, the U.S. Would Be Giving Other Nations Green Light to Torture

If Gina Haspel Is Confirmed at CIA, the U.S. Would Be Giving Other Nations Green Light to Torture

[ad_1] This is a rush transcript. Copy may not be in its final form. AMY GOODMAN: Laleh Khalili, finally, the…

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May

Episode 590 | Mike Pompeo Confirmation | What the Blogs are Saying | Kanye | Guest Host @m…

Episode 590 | Mike Pompeo Confirmation | What the Blogs are Saying | Kanye | Guest Host @m...

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10
May

Fox News Host Blames Shooting On Lack Of Prayer In School & Pórn

Fox News Host Blames Shooting On Lack Of Prayer In School & Pórn

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10
May

Journalist Can’t Figure Out Why Dems Voted to Deregulate Wall Street

Journalist Can’t Figure Out Why Dems Voted to Deregulate Wall Street

In an op-ed for The New York Times, a journalist asks why Senate Democrats helped Trump dismantle Dodd-Frank if they’d…

10
May

The Coming War Against Iran – Consortiumnews

The Coming War Against Iran – Consortiumnews

[ad_1] We’ve been through this before: the trumped-up threat from Iraq based on false evidence in 2003 is the harrowingly…

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