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Prominent Rights Group Says Israeli Rule Must Finally Be Seen 'For What It Is: Apartheid'

Tue, 01/12/2021 - 14:56
Kenny Stancil, staff writer"This sobering look at reality need not lead to despair, but quite the opposite. It is a call for change. After all, people created this regime, and people can change it."

Capitol Rioters Can’t Stop the Economic Forces Undermining Their Tribe

Tue, 01/12/2021 - 14:56
David McWilliamsIf we fail to appreciate what's going on in the world, we will all suffer from the curse of the entitled, who rail against change rather than embracing it.

Twitter's Ban on Trump Will Deepen the US Tribal Divide

Tue, 01/12/2021 - 14:42
Jonathan CookThis is a perfect illustration of why curbs on political speech—even of the most irresponsible kind—invariably backfire.

After Positive Covid Test, Jayapal Demands House Sergeant at Arms Remove GOP Lawmakers Who Refuse Masks

Tue, 01/12/2021 - 13:28
Jake Johnson, staff writerThe Washington Democrat accused Republican lawmakers of "creating a superspreader event on top of a domestic terrorist attack."

'Absolutely Chilling': House Democrats Briefed on Disturbing Assassination, Coup Plots by Trump Supporters

Tue, 01/12/2021 - 11:16
Jake Johnson, staff writer"The coup attempt is ongoing."

'Going Back to the Cheney Playbook': Fears of War Grow as Pompeo Plans to Accuse Iran of Ties to Al Qaeda

Tue, 01/12/2021 - 09:26
Jake Johnson, staff writer"I wouldn't put it past these lunatics to be plotting something evil at the 11th hour," said one policy analyst.

Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman Has Covid-19 After Hiding From Trump Mob With Maskless GOP Lawmakers

Mon, 01/11/2021 - 23:36
Brett Wilkins, staff writerA statement from the 75-year-old cancer survivor says "she believes she was exposed during protective isolation in the U.S. Capitol building as a result of insurrectionist riots."

Acting US AG Rosen Urged to Postpone Three Executions Planned for This Week Due to Pandemic

Mon, 01/11/2021 - 22:31
Jessica Corbett, staff writerThe outgoing Trump administration has killed 10 death row inmates since resuming federal executions in July 2019 after a 17-year hiatus.

Delays on Biden’s Secretary of State Nominee Put National Security At Risk

Mon, 01/11/2021 - 22:00

Former Corrections Officers Petition Acting AG Rosen to Halt Federal Executions

Mon, 01/11/2021 - 21:55

'Despicable': Outgoing Trump Administration to Designate Cuba a 'State Sponsor of Terrorism'

Mon, 01/11/2021 - 21:54
Kenny Stancil, staff writer"Cuba has been sending doctors around the world to combat Covid-19," one observer pointed out, while another said the "Trump administration should add itself as a state sponsor of terrorism."

FBI Memo Warns Pro-Trump Extremists Plan Armed Insurrections in State Capitols Across US

Mon, 01/11/2021 - 21:48
Brett Wilkins, staff writerAn agency memo states that "if Congress attempts to remove POTUS via the 25th Amendment, a huge uprising will occur."

$5,000 Reward Offered for Info on 'TRUMP' Carved Into Florida Manatee’s Back

Mon, 01/11/2021 - 21:29

Trump's Top Ten Billionaire Enablers

Mon, 01/11/2021 - 20:49
Chuck Collins, Omar OcampoTrump didn’t get here on his own. Many have enabled him, especially the billionaires who funneled money his way and then stood by as he damaged our democracy.

Denouncing Republican Evils Can’t Do Much for the Biden Presidency Without Demanding Progressive Policies

Mon, 01/11/2021 - 20:25
Norman SolomonThe Sanders prescriptions for antidotes to right-wing poisons are absolutely correct.

Justice Democrats Endorses Nina Turner for Congress Based on Record of 'Fighting to Uplift' Working People

Mon, 01/11/2021 - 20:11
Brett Wilkins, staff writerThe Ohio Democrat and former Bernie Sanders campaign advisor "has stood with our progressive movement since day one," said Alexandra Rojas.

47 Lawmakers Join Rep. Cori Bush's Resolution to Remove GOP Members for Inciting Attack on Capitol

Mon, 01/11/2021 - 19:13
Jessica Corbett, staff writer"This is sedition," said the freshman Democrat. "We must hold these Republicans accountable for their role in this insurrection."

We Have a Constitutional Duty To Defend Our Democracy in Making Trump the First President in History To Be Impeached Twice

Mon, 01/11/2021 - 19:02
Ted LieuFor justice and to heal our nation, we need to hold those involved in the insurrection accountable. That includes the president.