13 September 2017

All the news for 13 September 2017 [ 263 news items | Now showing page 7 of 14 ]

15

Rating

Republicans Want to Audit the Poor…Again

Catherine Rampell writes about the latest Republican effort to punish the poor: Never accuse Republicans of being uncreative. Once again, they’ve found an...   [ continue reading...]

15

Rating

VICTORY: DOJ Backs Down from Facebook Gag Orders in Not-so-secret Investigation

The U.S. Department of Justice has come to the obvious conclusion that there’s no need to order Facebook to keep an investigation “secret” whe...   [ continue reading...]

15

Rating

Statement of Solidarity With Michael Bennett

Dave Zirin “Michael Bennett has been sitting during the anthem precisely to raise these issues of racist injustice that are now an intimate part of his l...   [ continue reading...]

15

Rating

The Long History of Antifa

A lot of attention has been paid recently to “antifa,” but where does it actually come from? Historian Mark Bray talks about past tactics and m...   [ continue reading...]

15

Rating

Bucking For-Profit System, Sanders Aims to 'Revolutionize' US Healthcare With Medicare for All

Jake Johnson, staff writerIn a bid to "revolutionize" American healthcare by transitioning away from the for-profit status quo to a Medicare for All system that...   [ continue reading...]

15

Rating

Now There Are 16 Democrats Receiving Thanks and Applause for Co-Sponsoring Medicare for All

Julia Conley, staff writerUpdate (11:10 AM EST): Mid-morning on Wednesday, Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.) became the sixteenth co-sponsor of the bill. She was imm...   [ continue reading...]

15

Rating

Cuba cleans up hurricane damage, sends medical staff across Caribbean

People walk through flooded streets in Havana after the passage of Hurricane Irma in Cuba.Thursday, September 14, 2017Cuban brigades and volunteers are continui...   [ continue reading...]

15

Rating

Suicide Bomb Near Cricket Stadium in Afghan Capital Kills at Least Three

The blast outside Kabul International Cricket Stadium took place during a match in Afghanistan's Shpageeza Cricket League. The post Suicide Bomb Near Cricket St...   [ continue reading...]

15

Rating

Background Checks for Voting?: Inside the Trump Election Commission's Contentious Second Meeting

President Donald Trump's so-called election integrity commission held its second meeting on Tuesday in Manchester, New Hampshire, even as it faces a series of l...   [ continue reading...]

15

Rating

Climate Science: Emissions Scenarios

Modeling the future of our climate is a complex task that not too many people understand. What do we know about how the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Chang...   [ continue reading...]

15

Rating

How Young People are Tackling Climate Change, One Innovation at a Time

Climate entrepreneurship is a rapidly growing branch of contemporary business. Environmental and climate change issues are increasingly becoming part of our eve...   [ continue reading...]

14

Rating

EPA Toxics Nominee Provided Koch-Funded Study in Chicago Petcoke Battle

Advocates concerned about pollution from petroleum coke are worried an Ohio professor's study downplaying the risks will gain new prominence now that he has bee...   [ continue reading...]

14

Rating

Pakistan Kicks out Medical Charity MSF From Its Tribal Region

After a fourteen-year stint in the country's remote Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA), Médecins Sans Frontières has been denied the manda...   [ continue reading...]

14

Rating

Wandering Through Documenta

Barry Schwabsky Do big, world-scale art exhibitions have any use today? The post Wandering Through Documenta appeared first on The Nation.   [ continue reading...]

14

Rating

Hurricane Politics and Climate Change in the Age of Trump

Start Making Sense, Jon Wiener Mark Hertsgaard and John Nichols on Harvey and Irma; plus Alfred McCoy on cyberwar with China. The post Hurricane Politics and C...   [ continue reading...]

14

Rating

"Pivotal Moment in American History": Sen. Sanders Unveils Medicare-for-All Bill with 15 Co-Sponsors

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders is slated to introduce universal healthcare legislation today, aimed at expanding Medicare coverage to include every American. In...   [ continue reading...]

14

Rating

Venezuela: Chavez’s life commemorated amid new struggles

President Nicholas Maduro has converted this image of an outline of late former president Hugo Chavez’s eyes into a recognisable trademark, much like the...   [ continue reading...]

14

Rating

Why Trump's Voter Fraud Commission Is Just a Bunch of Clowns

Vote-suppression specialist Kris Kobach, investigating a problem that doesn't exist, is flailing desperately. It’s pretty much beyond dispute at thi...   [ continue reading...]

14

Rating

The Dynamics of ‘Sahucars’ and Farmers in Maharashtra’s Villages

Private moneylenders are a major source of loans across the region, and with the collapse of banking in rural areas, their role has only grown. The post The Dyn...   [ continue reading...]

14

Rating

How a 1983 Discussion Between Beijing and Delhi Informs Indo-China Relations

Shyam Saran is a diplomat who joined the Indian Foreign Services in 1970, and has served as India’s ambassador to Myanmar, Nepal and Indonesia, as well as...   [ continue reading...]

theNewsCollective 3.0 is a customisable news aggregation and search service.

You can get all your non-mainstream news at one location — customisable by a wide list of news sources.

theNewsCollective attempts to give 'air time' to views that much of the advertising-sponsored corporate media often ‘wilfully’ ignores. You will find a range of independent, alternate, marginalised, even dissenting, voices here. More...

Popular tags:

Abortion | Afghanistan | Agriculture | Al-Qaeda | Atrocities | Austerity | Bangladesh | Bankers | Bernie Sanders | Black Lives Matter | Brazil | Brexit | CIA | Caste | China | Civil liberties | Climate change | Congo | Congress | Consumer Advocacy | Corporation | Crime | Cybersecurity | Dalit | Democracy | Democrats | Department of Justic | Diplomacy | Dollar | Donald Trump | Economic crisis | Economics | Egypt | Elections | Environment | Europe | European Union | FBI | Fascism | Finance | Foreign policy | France | Germany | Global warming | Greece | Guantanamo | Hamas | Hate Crime | Healthcare | Hezbollah | Hillary Clinton | Homeland Security | Human Rights | IMF | ISI | ISIS | India | Inequality | Iran | Iraq | Islam | Islamophobia | JNU | Jihad | Jordan | Kurdistan | Kuwait | LGBT | Labour | Lebanon | Media | Medicare | Middle East | Muslim Brotherhood | Myanmar | NATO | NSA | National security | Natural gas | Neoconservatism | Neoliberalism | Netherlands | Nigeria | North Korea | Norway | Nuclear issues | Oil | Osama Bin Laden | Pakistan | Palestine-Israel | Pollution | Poverty | Prohibition | Propaganda | Qatar | RSS | Racism | Refugees | Religion | Renewable Energy | Republicans | Resistance | Russia | Saudi Arabia | Social Security | Social media | Somalia | South Africa | Spain | Sudan | Supreme Court | Sustainability | Sweden | Switzerland | Syria | TPP | Taliban | Tea Party | Terrorism | Torture | Tunisia | Turkey | UAE | United Kingdom | United Nations | Venezuela | Vietnam | Wall Street | War crimes | War on Drugs | War on Terror | WikiLeaks | Xenophobia | Yemen | Zimbabwe |

RSS: thenewscollective.org   RSS Feed

theNewsCollective 3.0 is a customisable news aggregation and search service. You can get all your non-mainstream news at one location. This is an beta release of an experimental, not-for-profit, project. More...

design + code: impellio.com

Home / RSS / About