Human Rights

Trump’s Latest Assault On Obama’s Climate Policy Expected To Result In 120,000 Deaths

Trump’s Latest Assault On Obama’s Climate Policy Expected To Result In 120,000 Deaths

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Trump’s latest executive order revoking much of Obama’s signature climate policy is predicted to cost $600 billion and result in 120,000 premature deaths. Trump campaigned on a promise to reverse the Obama administration’s Clean Power Plan (CPP) and took his “biggest swing yet at Obama climate legacy” on […]

Democratic Rep. Makes Gut-Wrenching Case For Commonsense Labor Rule, GOP Repeals It Anyway – Video

Democratic Rep. Makes Gut-Wrenching Case For Commonsense Labor Rule, GOP Repeals It Anyway – Video

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Rep. Daniel Norcross’ defends the safety of U.S. workers to no avail. “Imagine climbing 150 feet above the water,” Rep. Donald Norcross (D-N.J.) declared from the House floor in February. He sought to defend the GOP’s assault on former President Barack Obama’s Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces labor rule, but his callous colleagues […]

Chilling: 6 Journalists Face Felony Charges Just For Covering Inauguration Protests (Video)

Chilling: 6 Journalists Face Felony Charges Just For Covering Inauguration Protests (Video)

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Six journalists face felony charges for “rioting”… just for covering protests during President Donald Trump’s inauguration. The Guardian reports that means “up to 10 years in prison and a $25,000 fine if convicted.” Let’s hope they and/or their bosses can spring for a serious defense attorney. While most of […]

The GOP Seems To Think Too Many Americans Have Access To Healthcare

The GOP Seems To Think Too Many Americans Have Access To Healthcare

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Democrats see the problem as too many people without healthcare, and the Republicans see the problem as too many people having access to great healthcare. Prior to the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, the debate among Republicans and Democrats boiled down to both sides not being able […]

Major U.S. Cities Vow To Protect Immigrants From Trump Threats – Video

Major U.S. Cities Vow To Protect Immigrants From Trump Threats – Video

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Sanctuary Cities across the U.S. are vowing to defy Trump’s threats against immigrants. As The Associated Press reports, there is no strict legal definition for the term “sanctuary city.” however “it generally refers to jurisdictions that don’t cooperate with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. That can mean, for […]

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