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Headlines for September 21, 2017

Mexico: Death Toll from Massive Earthquake Rises to 250 People, Hurricane Maria Knocks Out Power & Causes Catastrophic Flooding in Puerto Rico, Dozens of Co...   [ continue reading...]

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Environmental Disaster Looms in Puerto Rico, Lashed by Hurricane Maria & Left Without Power

Hurricane Maria made landfall in Puerto Rico Wednesday as a Category 4 storm, bringing record rainfall and catastrophic flooding, destroying power lines and lea...   [ continue reading...]

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Economist Jeff Sachs: Americans Who Don't Want War with Iran Must Speak Out Now

President Trump's comments at the United Nations General Assembly urging the withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal sounded familiar to our guest, Jeffrey Sachs....   [ continue reading...]

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Jeff Sachs Warns "Nuclear War is a Real Threat" as Trump Threatens to "Totally Destroy" North Korea

On Tuesday, President Trump gave his first address to the United Nations General Assembly, boasting about the size of the U.S. military and threatening to "tota...   [ continue reading...]

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Trump Admin Doubles Down on Plans to Withdraw from Paris Deal as UNGA Makes Climate Top Priority

At the United Nations, President Trump's chief economic adviser, Gary Cohn, said Monday the U.S. would withdraw from the landmark 2015 Paris climate accord as p...   [ continue reading...]

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"One Long Night": Writer Andrea Pitzer on History of Concentration Camps & Rise of Intolerance Today

A humanitarian crisis is unfolding in Burma, where more than 400,000 members of the Rohingya Muslim minority have fled the country after hundreds of their villa...   [ continue reading...]

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Hundreds Dead in Mexico After Earthquake Strikes on Anniversary of Devastating 1985 Quake

In Mexico, a massive 7.1-magnitude quake struck 100 miles southeast of Mexico City Tuesday, collapsing dozens of buildings around the capital city and trapping...   [ continue reading...]

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Headlines for September 20, 2017

Massive Earthquake Rattles Mexico City, Killing at Least 217, Hurricane Maria Strikes Puerto Rico as Dangerous Category 4 Storm, In U.N. Speech, President Trump...   [ continue reading...]

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Senate Republicans Scramble to Secure Votes for Last-Ditch Effort to Repeal Affordable Care Act

Vice President Mike Pence and other Trump administration officials spent Tuesday on Capitol Hill lobbying Republican senators to support the latest healthcare p...   [ continue reading...]

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Advocates Warn All Rohingya May Be Driven Out of Burma If Military's Ethnic Cleansing Continues

A humanitarian crisis continues to unfold in Burma, where more than 400,000 members of the Rohingya Muslim minority have fled the country to escape a brutal Bur...   [ continue reading...]

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Cuban Lawyer Slams Trump as "Enemy to Most of the World" as He Vows Not to Lift Sanctions

On Tuesday, speaking to the United Nations General Assembly, President Trump railed against the Cuban government and said the U.S. would not lift its sanctions...   [ continue reading...]

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Hurricane Maria Strikes Puerto Rico, Threatening to Be the Most Catastrophic Storm in a Century

In the Caribbean, Hurricane Maria struck the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico this morning as a major Category 4 storm—the most powerful hurricane to make la...   [ continue reading...]

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Trump's Childhood Home is Now an Airbnb Where Refugees Slept Over to Protest Immigration Crackdown

This past weekend, a surprising gathering took place at President Trump's childhood home in Queens, New York. The home is now an Airbnb. On Saturday, the intern...   [ continue reading...]

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Rep. Luis Gutiérrez on Why He's Protesting Trump's "Racist" Policies, Like Ending DACA

Earlier this month, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the Trump administration plans to rescind the DACA program—the Deferred Action for Childhood...   [ continue reading...]

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Headlines for September 19, 2017

Category 5 Hurricane Maria Threatens Storm-Ravaged Caribbean, U.N. Leader Gives Climate Warning as U.S. Continues Exit from Paris Agreement, At U.N., President...   [ continue reading...]

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Meet Dulce Garcia: DREAMer & Immigration Lawyer Who Is Suing Trump for Ending DACA

On Monday, six recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival (DACA) program sued the Trump administration in a San Francisco federal court over its pl...   [ continue reading...]

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Naomi Klein: We Are Seeing the Shock Doctrine in Effect After Hurricanes Harvey & Irma

Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner has tapped the former head of U.S. operations for oil giant Shell to lead Houston's post-Hurricane Harvey recovery effort. Marvin...   [ continue reading...]

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Naomi Klein Warns Europe May Water Down Paris Accord to Win Support from Trump

President Donald Trump on Tuesday is scheduled to address the United Nations General Assembly. Climate change is expected to be high on the agenda at this year'...   [ continue reading...]

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No Is Not Enough: Naomi Klein on Bernie's Medicare-for-All Bill & Future of Democratic Party

Last week, Vermont independent Senator Bernie Sanders introduced a bill that would provide universal healthcare by expanding Medicare to include every American....   [ continue reading...]

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Headlines for September 18, 2017

U.N. General Assembly Opens This Week in New York City, Trump Admin Issues Conflicting Information About Paris Climate Deal, Ex-Head of U.S. Operations for Shel...   [ continue reading...]

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