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'Famine Not Seen in 40 Years': UN Warns Pompeo Decision in Yemen Could Lead to Hundreds of Thousands—If Not Millions—Dead

Thu, 01/14/2021 - 15:01
Kenny Stancil, staff writer"It literally is going to be a death sentence," said the World Food Programme chief about the U.S. Secretary of State's decision to label the Houthis a terrorist organization.

Can Biden Achieve Progress Where It Matters While Avoiding a New Cold (or Hot) War?

Thu, 01/14/2021 - 14:55
Michael T. KlarePresident Biden’s China conundrum.

After Biden Vowed '$2,000 Checks Will Go Out the Door' Ahead of Georgia Wins, Relief Plan Reportedly Includes Just $1,400

Thu, 01/14/2021 - 14:51
Jake Johnson, staff writerA $1,400 direct payment on top of the recently approved $600 would total $2,000. But as one critic argued, "I don't think that's what Biden promised. And I know it's not what most people heard."

'That Is Not Justice!' Outrage as Snyder Hit With Just Two Misdemeanor Counts Over Role in Flint Water Crisis

Thu, 01/14/2021 - 09:52
Jake Johnson, staff writerThe charges come as new reporting indicates the former Michigan governor was aware of a Legionnaires' disease outbreak linked to the water crisis months before he acknowledged it in public.

McConnell Urged to 'Finish the Job' and Reconvene Senate to Put Twice-Impeached Trump on Trial

Wed, 01/13/2021 - 22:52
Common Dreams staff"The Senate must now move as quickly as possible to convict, remove, and disqualify Trump from ever seeking federal office again."

Earthjustice Supports Congress's Decision to Impeach the President for High Crimes

Wed, 01/13/2021 - 22:11

Nurses Endorse Impeachment, Conviction of Trump

Wed, 01/13/2021 - 22:00

The House Did It’s Job, Now The Senate Must Act Immediately

Wed, 01/13/2021 - 21:53

Rep. Mikie Sherrill Leads Demand for Probe of GOP Colleagues Who Gave 'Reconnaissance' Tours to Capitol Invaders

Wed, 01/13/2021 - 21:50
Brett Wilkins, staff writer"Those members who attempted to help our president undermine our democracy, I'm going to see that they're held accountable."

Greenpeace on Impeachment

Wed, 01/13/2021 - 21:31

Impeaching Trump Is Only the Beginning

Wed, 01/13/2021 - 21:24
Jeff HauserBiden must rid the government of Trump holdovers wherever possible and reverse Trump’s attacks as quickly as possible.

In Historic House Vote, Only 10 Republicans Join Democrats to Impeach Trump for Inciting Insurrection

Wed, 01/13/2021 - 21:15
Jessica Corbett, staff writer"If Congress had a shred of decency, this impeachment would be unanimous."

'We Have the Receipts': Analysis Details $170 Million in Corporate Gifts to GOP Lawmakers Who Voted to Overturn Biden Win

Wed, 01/13/2021 - 21:08
Andrea Germanos, staff writer"In public, corporate America says it's disgusted. But behind the scenes, corporations and industry groups have heavily funded lawmakers who rejected election results and incited the insurrection."

Cori Bush Booed by House GOP for Denouncing White Supremacy

Wed, 01/13/2021 - 20:52
Kenny Stancil, staff writer"What does it mean when they boo the Black congresswoman denouncing white supremacy?" asked the freshman Democrat from Missouri.

Trump's Attacks on Democracy Threatens Climate Survival

Wed, 01/13/2021 - 20:30
Mark HertsgaardOnly a democracy that works can defuse the climate crisis. Without that expression of grassroots democracy, the world would likely be entering the climate nightmare of four more years of Trump.