12 May 2017

All the news for 12 May 2017 [ 211 news items | Now showing page 1 of 11 ]

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No Muslim Ban, Not Ever, with Murad Awawdeh

May 8th kicked off a week of action to raise awareness and continue the resistance against the Muslim and refugee bans. The courts and the country need to hear...   [ continue reading...]

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On Black Mama's Bail Out Day, "Goal is to Free Our People from These Cages" Before Mother's Day

On Thursday, racial justice groups began bailing women out of jail as part of a nationwide "Black Mama's Bail Out Day." The effort, taking place in nearly 20 ci...   [ continue reading...]

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Black Lives Matter is Bailing Out Women for Mother's Day

Black Lives Matter has a big gift for some moms this Mother's Day—their freedom. Groups affiliated with the police and criminal justice reform movement h...   [ continue reading...]

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US Imposes Sanctions on Pakistan-Based Extremists

The sanctions have been slapped to disrupt the funding of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) and its front for charitable activities, the Jamaat-ud-Dawah, the Taliban, Jamaa...   [ continue reading...]

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California Rep. Ro Khanna Joins Justice Democrats

A wing of the Democratic Party inspired by Bernie Sanders’ political ideals, the group opposes corporate influence in politics. Critics note that Khanna g...   [ continue reading...]

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Trump Is Speaking at Jerry Falwell's University This Weekend. Let the Craziness Ensue.

In a January 2016 speaking appearance at evangelical Liberty University, then-presidential candidate Donald Trump memorably flubbed a biblical reference and ve...   [ continue reading...]

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Donald Trump Is Waging a War on Workers

Robert L. BorosageOn almost every measure, Trump is making life worse for the working class.   [ continue reading...]

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New Open Source License Fights the Enclosure of Seeds

The Open Source Seed license, recently released by a group called OpenSourceSeeds, is trying to “make seeds a common good again.” The license amount...   [ continue reading...]

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Why our Imagination Needs the Dawn Chorus

A common experience when seeing something like the dawn chorus, something beautiful, powerful, something that resonates back with human experience for tens of t...   [ continue reading...]

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Spicer Shuts Down Questions on Trump Tweet During Friday Press Briefing

By Common Dreams staff / Common Dreams The White House press secretary demurs when asked if there are “recording devices in the Oval Office” and cla...   [ continue reading...]

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Donald Trump Orders "Election Integrity" Commission Headed by Architects of Voter Suppression

Voting rights activists are expressing alarm after President Donald Trump signed an executive order Thursday creating a "Presidential Advisory Commission on Ele...   [ continue reading...]

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Trump’s Latest Voter Fraud Scam

Donald Trump's presidential commission on electoral integrity is putting the fox in charge of the henhouse   [ continue reading...]

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What Some of Our Greatest Writers Are Reading to Stay Sane in the Age of Trump

Almost as interesting as what our favorite authors write is what they read, and why. We asked more than two dozen—authors, bloggers, essayists, poets, co...   [ continue reading...]

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House Democrats Demand That White House Turn Over Any Tapes of James Comey

Two top Democrats are demanding that the White House turn over any recordings of conversations between President Donald Trump and former FBI Director James Com...   [ continue reading...]

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NITI Aayog Vs Modi: Disagreement on Affordable Drugs Widens

NITI Aayog's research on drug deregulation continues unabated, even as two Union ministers have said they will follow the prime minister's vision on affordable...   [ continue reading...]

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Top Dems Raise "Grave Concerns" Over Sessions' Role in Comey Firing

Nadia Prupis, staff writerTop House Democrats on Friday raised concerns that Attorney General Jeff Sessions violated the law and lied under oath to Congress if...   [ continue reading...]

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Russian Press Releases Photos of Trump Meeting, Reportedly Angering White House Officials

By Juan Cole / Informed Comment Only Russian journalists were invited to cover the president’s meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov (pictur...   [ continue reading...]

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Myanmar Arrests Two Buddhist Nationalists Accused of Targeting Muslims

The arrests came after nationalists led by the Patriotic Monks Union raided flats in a Yangon district with a large Muslim population leading to scuffles. The p...   [ continue reading...]

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Rattling the Bars: Attorney General Reintroduces Harsh Sentencing Rules for Non-Violent Drug Offenses

Kyra Gotsch of the Sentencing Project explains how AG Jeff Sessions' new guidelines will boost the prison population and increase costs   [ continue reading...]

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Headlines for May 12, 2017

Trump Says "This Russia Thing" was Part of Reason He Fired Comey, Acting FBI Director Says Comey Had Not Lost Trust Within Agency, Critics Say Trump's Election...   [ continue reading...]

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