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Judge overrules jury who awarded terminally ill man $289 million in case against Monsanto, offering $78 million instead
Trump admin releases propaganda filled report about Socialism that only shows they don’t understand anything
In response to Trump administration’s memo define gender to exclude transgender people, organizers, activists say we #WontBeErased
Taylor Energy’s 14 year oil spill could overtake BP’s as the worst offshore environmental disaster in the U.S.
Georgia continues voter suppression tactics while denying they are taking place
My ancestors didn’t die for the right to vote, and we are allowed to question them anyway
Canada becomes second country to legalize marijuana, and also creates pathway to pardon past drug offenders
PEN America is suing Trump for his attacks on the press
Ex-Green Beret admits political assassination plot by UAE and American soldiers
Saudi journalist’s disappearance renews attention on U.S.-backed Saudi war on Yemen
Florida’s Amendment 4 would restore the voting rights of 1.7 million formerly incarcerated people
Left-leaning Democrats look to Medicare for All platform to energize elections campaigns
Malaysia to abolish the death penalty, drawing praise from the human rights groups
Brian Kemp is using his current job to repress Black votes in fight against Abrams for GA governor
Like South Carolina, Florida refuses to relocate inmates under Hurricane Michael
The ACLU is fighting against ‘predictive crime algorithms’ in court
AP investigation of 2-year-old separated from mother at border exposes systemwide exploitation
Turkey accuses Saudi Arabia of murdering political journalist Jamal Khashoggi on Turkish soil
Nearly 200 protestors arrested as Kavanaugh is confirmed by the Senate
San Francisco Judge blocks Trump order to suspend protected status of thousands of immigrants
Texas invalidates 2,400 online voter registration forms ahead of midterms based on vague law
Major Jewish charity stops funding website targeting pro-Palestinian activists after donation revealed
Tsunami and earthquake leave over 1,000 missing, 1,400 dead & 70,000 homeless in Indonesia
Israel orders demolition of more Palestinian homes along West Bank, but families prepare to resist
Marches in NY, D.C. call for emphasis on the rights of Black women to overturn status quo
Appeals court strikes down ID protections for Native North Dakota voters ahead of midterms
Texas argues on behalf of school that expelled student who didn’t kneel for pledge of allegiance
Trump admin bypasses Congress with new policy targeting immigrants on public assistance
In another story, Micah Johnson kills Officer Guyger before she can murder Botham Jean
Brookings Institute finds poverty has decreased in the US, but not for everyone
How Black Mirror’s “Striking Vipers” episode failed bisexual men & trans women
What do you do when childhood trauma makes you close off from the care you need to heal it?
Black military men’s bodies are the cost of their patriotism
‘Fast Color’ was snubbed by Hollywood’s white male gatekeepers because it doesn’t fit their worldview
Reproductive justice advocacy requires more than being “pro-choice”
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