12 May 2018

All the news for 12 May 2018 [ 90 news items | Now showing page 1 of 5 ]

34

Rating

Kelly’s “Family Separation” recalls Slave Era practice of Selling Parents down the River

John Kelly, White House chief of staff, is an immigrant-hating bigot, as demonstrated by a long series of Draconian statements and measures that would have emba...   [ continue reading...]

20

Rating

Atmospheric CO2 Concentration at Highest Level in 800,000 Years

Carbon dioxide – the main atmospheric greenhouse gas – reached 410 parts per million in April, for the first time in recorded history. The connectio...   [ continue reading...]

19

Rating

From Australia to El Salvador to Vietnam, the Environment Is Finally Getting Its Day in Court

(Photo: oleandra / Shutterstock) April 24, 2018 — When the improper disposal of wastewater from the construction site of a joint shopping center and apar...   [ continue reading...]

17

Rating

Without Once Mentioning the Word 'Torture,' Democrat Joe Donnelly Declares Support for Gina Haspel

Jake Johnson, staff writerIn a statement on Saturday that doesn't once mention the word "torture," Sen. Joe Donnelly (D-Ind.) became the second Democrat to anno...   [ continue reading...]

17

Rating

White Supremacists, Online Misogynists and the Rise of the Far Right: How to Fight a Rising Tide of White, Male Resentment

Angry young white men, the “incel rebellion” and an age of worldwide reaction. If there is one thing that seems to unite the most extrem...   [ continue reading...]

16

Rating

Punitive populism: The global rise of ‘hostile environments’ for migrants

Punitive policies aimed at those deemed alien means that resources that were formerly allocated to social care, anti-discrimination and integration can be trans...   [ continue reading...]

16

Rating

These Are the Countries That Will Have the Worst Temperature Swings in the Future

This story was originally published by Grist and appears here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. The effects of climate change are a...   [ continue reading...]

16

Rating

Marriage material or not?

Perplexing sets of messages that young people today receive as they grow up   [ continue reading...]

16

Rating

Will Robot Surgeons Ever Be Creative? - Facts So Romantic

The idea that a surgical robot could ever substitute for the real thing is “a real stretch,” says Ken Goldberg, a distinguished U.C. Berkeley roboti...   [ continue reading...]

15

Rating

Iraq and Syria: of memory and maps

The interests of outsiders not those of the battered, bloodied and belittled peoples of Iraq and Sy...   [ continue reading...]

14

Rating

Mad Magazine's Clout May Have Faded -- But Its Ethos Matters More than Ever Before

The magazine taught its readers to never swallow what they’re served. Mad Magazine is still hanging on. In April, it launched a reboot, jokingly cal...   [ continue reading...]

14

Rating

'The Time for Single-Payer Is Now': Countering Corporate Lies, Doctors Run Ad Providing the Facts About Medicare for All

Jake Johnson, staff writerAs momentum in the fight for Medicare for All continues to build nationwide thanks to persistent grassroots organizing efforts led by...   [ continue reading...]

14

Rating

Poor People’s Campaign Aims to Bring MLK’s Dream to Fruition

A movement aiming to bring poverty to the center of the political agenda kicks off Monday; Truthdig is launching a reader-funded campaign to help us cover the s...   [ continue reading...]

14

Rating

Merkel Decries Iran Deal Pullout as She Accepts Peace Prize

The German chancellor is honored in Italy for the welcome she gave to Syrian war refugees, despite political risks.   [ continue reading...]

13

Rating

Special for Mother's Day -- Mothering: Love on the Front Lines

For Mother's Day and everyday: listen to a discussion and poetry by women of color writers and editors of the anthology Revolutionary Mothering: Lov...   [ continue reading...]

13

Rating

As Civilian Deaths in Yemen Mount, Trump Moves to Sell Saudi Arabia Billions More in Bombs

Jake Johnson, staff writerFurther demonstrating the willingness of the U.S. to reward and perpetuate the war crimes of its allies, the Trump administration is r...   [ continue reading...]

13

Rating

The Iran Nuclear Deal Is an Epic Bipartisan Failure

President Trump made a precipitous move by withdrawing from the agreement, but President Obama, Congress and the American people deserve to share the blame.   [ continue reading...]

13

Rating

Quote of the Day: Republicans Have a “Nonwhite” Problem

How can Republicans attract more young people to their party? Ramesh Ponnuru takes a crack at explaining: We can dwell on differing views of marijuana, same-sex...   [ continue reading...]

12

Rating

Criminal Law and Hate Speech

Criminal Law and Hate Speech seema Sat, 05/12/2018 - 18:27   [ continue reading...]

12

Rating

How the Farm Bill Could Erode Part of the Affordable Care Act

Some Republican lawmakers continue to try to work around the federal health law's requirements. That strategy can crop up in surprising places. Like the fa...   [ 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