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October 8, 2019 at 7:43 PM

Critics Use Bernie Sanders's Heart Attack to Smear Medicare for All

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October 7, 2019 at 8:40 PM

Supreme Court Will Decide If Workers Can Be Fired for Being Trans or LGBQ

Monday, October 7, 2019 Help us keep civil rights violators in check: Support Truthout's bold, uncompromising journalism. Donate Now → Supreme Court Will Decide If Workers Can Be Fired for Being Trans or LGBQ Gabriel Arkles, Truthout Obviously, it's illegal to fir…
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October 6, 2019 at 7:13 PM

The U.S. Border Security Industry Could Be Worth $740 Billion by 2023

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October 5, 2019 at 7:17 PM

Trump's Stonewalling of Impeachment Inquiry Is an Impeachable Offense

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October 4, 2019 at 6:47 PM

Trump Is Spreading Fear Because He Fears Impeachment

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October 3, 2019 at 7:04 PM

Pompeo and Barr Are Finding Out What Loyalty to Trump Is Really Worth

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October 2, 2019 at 7:33 PM

Impeachment Inquiry Is an Opportunity to Investigate Trump's Finances

Wednesday, October 2, 2019 Help Truthout continue telling the stories that corporate media outlets don't want you to see. Donate Now → Impeachment Inquiry Is an Opportunity to Investigate Trump's Finances Daniel Falcone, Truthout Author and political scie…
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October 1, 2019 at 6:31 PM

Will Trump's Ukraine Scandal Turn Biden's Campaign Into Collateral Damage?

Tuesday, October 1, 2019 Fearless, honest reporting has never been more needed. Support Truthout's nonprofit journalism today. Donate Now → Marijuana Legislation Passed by House Lacks Racial Justice Provisions Mike Ludwig, Truthout Last week, the House pas…
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September 30, 2019 at 7:23 PM

The Right Is Taking Over the Courts, and Trump Is Making It Easy

Monday, September 30, 2019 With your support, Truthout can expose the powerful forces threatening the country and the planet. Donate Now → The Right Is Taking Over the Courts, and Trump Is Making It Easy Eleanor J. Bader, Truthout For nearly four decades, …
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September 29, 2019 at 6:29 PM

Why Isn't Congress Impeaching Trump for War Crimes?

Sunday, September 29, 2019 Be a part of the independent media movement! Let's make sure giant corporations don't have a monopoly on news Donate Now → Why Isn't Congress Impeaching Trump for War Crimes? Mike Ludwig, Truthout The latest scandal that has rock…
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September 28, 2019 at 8:17 PM

Will the Ukraine Scandal Prompt Republicans to Defect From Trump?

Saturday, September 28, 2019 Independent journalism has the power to spark real change -- but only with your help. Donate Now → Will This Be the Scandal That Finally Prompts Republicans to Defect From Trump? Alexis Goldstein, Truthout Donald Trump has made…
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September 27, 2019 at 8:06 PM

With the Gears of Impeachment Finally Grinding, the Hard Part Begins

Friday, September 27, 2019 With the Gears of Impeachment Finally Grinding, the Hard Part Begins William Rivers Pitt, Truthout Impeaching Trump does not mean justice will be served for all who have been harmed by the illegal and immoral actions of this administratio…
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September 26, 2019 at 8:00 PM

Donald Trump Must Resign

Thursday, September 26, 2019 Donald Trump Must Resign William Rivers Pitt, Truthout On Thursday morning, the whistleblower report inspired by Trump's efforts to have Ukraine interfere in the 2020 election was declassified and released to the public. The con…
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September 25, 2019 at 9:55 PM

The First Line of Trump's Obituary Has Been Written

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 The First Line of Trump's Obituary Has Been Written William Rivers Pitt, Truthout Dragooning foreign countries into an election campaign is a crime. Strong-arming countries to assist in an election campaign by withholding aid i…
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September 24, 2019 at 8:06 PM

Trump Can't Decide Whether to Deny or Brag About His Impeachable Offense

Tuesday, September 24, 2019 States, 2020 Candidates Push Back Against Facial Recognition Technology Candice Bernd, Truthout Rep. Beto O'Rourke is joining Sen. Bernie Sanders in calling for a federal ban on facial recognition technology as resistance spread…
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September 23, 2019 at 8:06 PM

Can Nuclear Power's Deadly Waste Be Contained in a Warming World?

Monday, September 23, 2019 Can Nuclear Power's Deadly Waste Be Contained in a Warming World? Karen Charman, Truthout Proponents of nuclear energy are trying to revive it as a safe alternative to fossil fuels, but it is a dangerous choice in an age of mounting natur…
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September 22, 2019 at 8:00 PM

Humanity's Only Hope Is to Build a Biodiversity-Based Ecological Civilization

Sunday, September 22, 2019 "Climate Anxiety" Starts in Elementary School. Friday's Strike Channeled It. Leanna First-Arai, Truthout During last Friday's Global Climate Strike, students channeled their anxiety about the climate crisis toward an energized pu…
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September 21, 2019 at 8:05 PM

Corporate Agribusiness Is Blocking Important Action on the Climate

Saturday, September 21, 2019 Corporate Agribusiness Is Blocking Important Action on the Climate Dan Ross, Truthout Among all the proposed action plans for tackling climate change, one area has not received the attention it deserves -- corporate agribusiness…
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September 20, 2019 at 8:07 PM

Trump Cuts Emissions Standards While Accusing Homeless People of "Polluting"

Friday, September 20, 2019 Disabled People Cannot Be "Expected Losses" in the Climate Crisis Julia Watts Belser, Truthout The structural barriers that disability communities face every day become a matter of life or death during disaster. If we persist in …
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September 19, 2019 at 8:07 PM

Youth Activists Tell Washington "We're Coming for You" on Climate Change

Thursday, September 19, 2019 Youth Activists Tell Washington "We're Coming for You" on Climate Change Jaskiran Dhillon, Truthout As the world teeters on the edge of climate disaster, young immigrants, Indigenous youth and communities of color are taking the…
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September 18, 2019 at 8:06 PM

Noam Chomsky and Robert Pollin: If We Want a Future, Green New Deal Is Key

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 Noam Chomsky and Robert Pollin: If We Want a Future, Green New Deal Is Key C.J. Polychroniou, Truthout While the planetary future looks grim, there is a realistic global climate stabilization project that is economically and t…
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September 17, 2019 at 8:06 PM

Are We About to Attack Iran?

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 ​ On Climate and Food, What's the Lesson We Insist on Missing? Frances Moore Lappé, Truthout We frequently see reports about imminent food shortages due to explosive population growth and catastrophic climate events. Absent fr…
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September 16, 2019 at 8:38 PM

Scientists' Advice to People Living in Coastal Areas? Move.

Monday, September 16, 2019 Scientists' Advice to People Living in Coastal Areas? Move. Dahr Jamail, Truthout The Amazon rainforest continues to burn amid record wildfires that have scorched more than 1,300 square miles. Moreover, in the past month, scientists h…
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September 15, 2019 at 8:35 PM

Bill McKibben: Let's Make Friday the Biggest Day of Climate Action in Global History

Sunday, September 15, 2019 Now, more than ever, we urgently need your support to cover the climate crisis. Please do what you can by making a monthly or one-time donation today to help us continue and strengthen our work on the central issue of our time. Donate Now …
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September 14, 2019 at 8:14 PM

Schools Should Do Away With English-Only Policies and Racist Dress Codes

Saturday, September 14, 2019 Independent journalism has the power to spark real change -- but only with your help. Donate Now → Schools Should Do Away With English-Only Policies and Racist Dress Codes Kim Wilson, Truthout We owe it to Black and Brown stude…
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September 13, 2019 at 6:56 PM

Biden's "Best Night" Was Pretty Damn Bad

Friday, September 13, 2019 We deliver stories that fuel resistance, 365 days a year. Please join us in the fight to keep real journalism alive. Donate Now → Biden's "Best Night" Was Pretty Damn Bad William Rivers Pitt, Truthout None of the candidates in Houston n…
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September 12, 2019 at 6:43 PM

1,688 Polling Places Have Closed

Thursday, September 12, 2019 With your support, Truthout can expose the powerful forces threatening the country and the planet. Donate Now → Another Crowded Democratic Debate, Another Chance to Gloss Over the Issues William Rivers Pitt, Truthout Thursday n…
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September 11, 2019 at 7:46 PM

It's Been 18 Years Since 9/11. It's Time to End the Wars.

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 To Confront Climate Change, We Need an Ecological Democracy C.J. Polychroniou, Truthout Climate change has resulted from the deliberate exploitation and marginalization of those with a weaker voice and confronting it at the structu…
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September 10, 2019 at 6:32 PM

Observe 9/11 Anniversary by Calling for an End to the Afghan War

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September 9, 2019 at 7:17 PM

Populism Is Not the Answer to Neoliberal Fascism

Monday, September 9, 2019 Independent journalism is key to exposing corporate and government wrongdoing. Want to support this work? Make a tax-deductible donation to Truthout. Donate Now → Populism Is Not the Answer to Neoliberal Fascism Henry A. Giroux, Tru…
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September 8, 2019 at 6:14 PM

Marcus Deon Smith Was Killed One Year Ago by Police. His Life Still Matters.

Sunday, September 8, 2019 Help Truthout continue telling the stories that corporate media outlets don't want you to see. Donate Now → Marcus Deon Smith Was Killed One Year Ago by Police. His Life Still Matters. Flint Taylor, Truthout One year ago at midnig…
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September 7, 2019 at 7:12 PM

Shifting Blame Is a Favorite Habit of Polluters and This President

Saturday, September 7, 2019 Truthout needs your help to keep this climate-denying, anti-science administration in check. Support our environmental reporting: Make a tax-deductible donation. Donate Now → Shifting Blame Is a Favorite Habit of Polluters and This …
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September 6, 2019 at 6:44 PM

Cherokee Nation Sends First Delegate to Congress

Friday, September 6, 2019 Help us maintain a viable and powerful alternative to commercial media. Support Truthout's independent, nonprofit journalism with a tax-deductible donation. Donate Now → Cherokee Nation Sends First Delegate to Congress Jaskiran Dhillon an…
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September 5, 2019 at 7:25 PM

Sanders Shines and Biden Crumbles During Epic Town Hall on Climate Crisis

Thursday, September 5, 2019 Readers like you make it possible for Truthout to publish bold, honest journalism. Help us continue this vital work: Make a tax-deductible donation today. Donate Now → As Drug War Rages, Most People Who Need Treatment Don't Get It …
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September 4, 2019 at 7:56 PM

Donald Trump Is a Category 5 Liar

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 Let's Fight for Freedom From Electronic Monitors and E-Carceration James Kilgore, Truthout Sen. Bernie Sanders recently released the plan for criminal legal reform that he would pursue if elected president. While it's a good start, …
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September 3, 2019 at 7:57 PM

Alaska's Sea Ice Completely Melted for First Time in Recorded History

Tuesday, September 3, 2019 Help Truthout expand our environmental and climate coverage while there's still something to protect. Donate Now → Alaska's Sea Ice Completely Melted for First Time in Recorded History Dahr Jamail, Truthout During one of the hott…
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September 2, 2019 at 6:35 PM

As Drivers Protest, Trump's Labor Board Sides With Uber and Lyft

Monday, September 2, 2019 Fearless, honest reporting has never been more needed. Support Truthout's nonprofit journalism today. Donate Now → As Drivers Protest, Trump's Labor Board Sides With Uber and Lyft Mike Ludwig, Truthout As workers across the country prepa…
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September 1, 2019 at 7:39 PM

FBI Tracking of Bob Dylan and Suze Rotolo Foreshadowed Future Abuses

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August 31, 2019 at 8:08 PM

Monsanto Emails Show Employees Wanted to "Beat the Shit" Out of Concerned Moms

Saturday, August 31, 2019 Truthout's platform for honest, independent journalism can only exist because of reader support. If you missed the chance to give during our fundraising campaign, you still can -- we appreciate your support at any time! Donate Now → M…
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August 30, 2019 at 8:07 PM

Over 1,100 Congregations Have Agreed to Provide Sanctuary to Migrants

Friday, August 30, 2019 Over 1,100 Congregations Have Agreed to Provide Sanctuary to Migrants Eleanor J. Bader, Truthout Thousands of people of faith throughout the U.S. are supporting asylum seekers, refugees and immigrants by providing long- and short-te…
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August 29, 2019 at 8:09 PM

EPA Moves to Loosen Methane Rules as Trump Opens Alaskan Rainforest

Thursday, August 29, 2019 Sanders and Warren Back Legalization of Injection Sites for Drug Users Mike Ludwig, Truthout Last week, Democrats Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren came out in support of legalizing safe drug consumption sites. Research shows th…
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August 28, 2019 at 8:06 PM

There's Poison in the Tap Water. The Government Must Act.

Wednesday, August 28, 2019 There's Poison in the Tap Water. The Government Must Act. William Rivers Pitt, Truthout Maximizing profit for the few at the expense of the many -- and especially at the expense of people of color -- remains the guiding principle of our v…
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August 27, 2019 at 8:06 PM

DNC Nixed Climate Debate Thanks to Tom Perez

Tuesday, August 27, 2019 Trump's Rule Attacking Disabled and Low-Income Migrants Has Violent History Talila A. Lewis, Truthout The Trump administration's new "public charge" rule -- which denies visas to people who rely on or are likely to rely on public b…
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August 26, 2019 at 8:22 PM

Wendy's Billionaire Owner Spurns Farmworkers While Profiting Off Pension Funds

Monday, August 26, 2019 Wendy's Billionaire Owner Spurns Farmworkers While Profiting Off Pension Funds Derek Seidman, Truthout Wendy's billionaire owner Nelson Peltz has made most of his fortune managing the pension funds of union workers. Yet, when it com…
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August 25, 2019 at 8:05 PM

States With Fracking Bans Are Still Building Fracking Infrastructure

Sunday, August 25, 2019 States With Fracking Bans Are Still Building Fracking Infrastructure Jen Deerinwater, Truthout While the U.S. as a country lags behind several European countries when it comes to bans on fracking gas, individual states like Vermont, …
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August 24, 2019 at 8:05 PM

David Koch Is Dead. We Must Now Take On His Harmful Legacy in Higher Education.

Saturday, August 24, 2019 Insulin Prices Killed Josh Wilkerson. Now His Mother Is Taking On Big Pharma. William Rivers Pitt, Truthout Josh was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes when he was 8 years old. As an adult, the high cost of insulin inflicted on him by …
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August 23, 2019 at 8:06 PM

ICE Raids Benefit Bosses by Creating Fear in Workers

Friday, August 23, 2019 Trump Tried -- and Failed -- to Slash and Burn Foreign Aid Programs Sasha Abramsky, Truthout For the last few weeks, the Trump administration has publicly mulled canceling roughly $4 billion in foreign aid already voted into law by Co…
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August 22, 2019 at 8:06 PM

Bolsonaro Is Fanning Flames as Amazon Burns

Thursday, August 22, 2019 Trump's Reinstatement of Indefinite Family Detention Could Kill People Mike Ludwig, Truthout The Trump administration is moving to incarcerate migrant families indefinitely while they wait to see an immigration judge. Advocates sa…
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August 21, 2019 at 8:41 PM

Chomsky: By Focusing on Russia, We Ignore Trump's Existential Threat to Climate

Wednesday, August 21, 2019 Chomsky: By Focusing on Russia, We Ignore Trump's Existential Threat to Climate David Barsamian, Truthout Campaign funding by the wealthy overwhelms the effect of any imaginable foreign interference, says world-renowned public intellectua…
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August 20, 2019 at 7:03 PM

GOP's Response to Inequality Crisis? More Tax Cuts for the Rich, of Course.

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 Help Truthout stay on top of the most urgent and emerging issues around climate disruption. Support our top-notch journalism with a tax-deductible gift. Donate Now → Living in Two Worlds: Capitalism Pretends All Is Well While the World…