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Workers Filed More Than 4,100 Complaints About Protective Gear. Some Still Died. 1.7.2020 Truthout.com
Workers Filed More Than 4,100 Complaints About Protective Gear. Some Still Died.
How Trump Stole 2020The Hunt for America's Vanished Voters 29.6.2020 GregPalast.com
If you're not sick and outraged and ready to vomit, then don't talk to me. When I see a cruel bucket of garbage and winky-winky racism and bullshit and venom like Mike Pence, fawning to an orange-stained bloviating bigot, then talk to America like he's some kind of Boy Scout, I want a ... READ MORE
Critics slam Mike Pence’s ‘happy garbage talk’ for taking ‘victory lap’ on coronavirus 26.6.2020 Raw Story
After a nearly two month absence from the public eye, the heads of the White House Coronavirus Task Force, relegated to the offices of the Dept. of Health and Human Services and kicked off the White House live video feed page, held a press conference. It did not go well. Vice President Mike Pence, while […]
Worries over the ‘mental acuity’ of the president after ‘complete gibberish’ interview on Fox News 26.6.2020 Raw Story
President Donald Trump’s fitness to hold office was called into question after the broadcasting on Thursday evening of a town hall that had been pre-recorded with Fox News personality Sean Hannity. Trump falsely claimed there would not be any COVID-19 cases were it not for testing to detect the pandemic. Trump also predicted Joe Biden […]
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Kamala Harris silences GOP senator on live TV for orchestrating ‘distraction’ on police reform 24.6.2020 Raw Story
Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) faced off against Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX) on Tuesday over a disagreement about how to reform policing in the United States. While speaking on the Senate floor, Harris suggested that Republicans are trying to force through a bill that does not address the concerns of Black Americans. “We cannot answer their […]
‘A mid-level 80s band is what he got’: The View’s Meghan McCain mocks Trump’s Tulsa ‘very small’ crowd size 22.6.2020 Raw Story
All of the co-hosts of “The View” piled on President Donald Trump’s epic failure in Tulsa, Oklahoma on Saturday. Conservative Meghan McCain confessed that she spent nearly the whole weekend texting her co-hosts mocking the president and asking why his campaign failed so spectacularly. At the top of the show, Whoopi Goldberg accidentally said that […]
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If We Don’t Have Democracy, What The Hell Do We Have? 18.6.2020 GregPalast.com
Is the 2020 election already stolen? Can we steal it back? (Yes and hell yes!) Why were 17 million Americans purged from the voter rolls between 2014 and 2016? And why aren’t our elected officials screaming to high heaven about all these vanished voters? What’s a provisional ballot? What’s a residual vote? Do we have a functioning democracy? And should we be more worried about Russians or Republicans stealing our vote? Palast and comedian Lee Camp answer these questions and more in this... READ MORE
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Biracial family called ‘dirty’ and then refused access to shower house at Missouri campground 16.6.2020 Raw Story
An Illinois family says they suffered discrimination and mistreatment during an out-of-state camping trip. Megan Jones, of Alton, took her seven biracial children camping about 80 miles southwest at KOA Campgrounds, where she said the couple who franchise the campground treated her children “like garbage,” reported The Kansas City Star. Jones said the couple was […]
‘White power!’ Anger erupts at Florida golf cart parade as protesters clash with Trump supporters 15.6.2020 Raw Story
Things got heated at a pro-Trump golf cart parade in Florida this weekend when insults were hurled back and forth as counter-protesters confronted parade participants with signs. As the Villages-News points out, multiple confrontations almost devolved into physical fights during the rally that was organized by Villagers for Trump. Video shared by the Villages-News show […]
New York City Horrors Coming to You. 15.6.2020 The Moderate Voice

“A heart in New York, A love in her eye, An open door and a friend for the night.” — Art Garfunkel – A Heart In New York 1981 There’s an intimacy between strangers under the surface these days, especially among the “pro-social” cohort of our citizenry. The rest is the usual rotting-in-the-heat New York […]

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The COVID-19 pandemic is unleashing a tidal wave of plastic waste 13.6.2020 LA Times: Nation

Activists worry that all those coronavirus masks, medical kits, takeout containers and grocery bags are setting back a global fight to curb single-use plastic.

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A lawyer is tweeting videos of police using force at protests. There are more than 350 7.6.2020 L.A. Times - World News

How one 'Never Trump' conservative's Twitter thread about police use of force against protesters became a viral phenomenon.

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Lara Logan Promotes Insane Theory: 'Antifa Infiltrating Law Enforcement' 5.6.2020 Crooks Liars
Laura Logan used to be a well respected, on-the-ground reporter for CBS during the Iraq war, but now she's a right-wing wacko promoting conspiracy theories for Fox. Thursday she claimed (as has Trump and Bill Barr) that the protests worldwide against the police murder of George Floyd were instigated by Antifa. This is nuts. She "stumbled" onto this big story from verified Anitfa accounts where she claims a deep state source in the government is leaking information about the Department of Homeland Security, police officers and others. QAnon , much? I believe she's trying to out-do James O'Keefe with this garbage . Logan said, "These people have a very significant organization and every time we say I don’t want to talk about this, I want to talk about these other issues, look at the history of these groups.” Logan implicated prominent politicians like Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison. ...
Comedian Rob Delaney reveals why he hates Ivanka Trump and Mike Pence more than the ‘stupid bigot’ president 5.6.2020 Raw Story
Comedian Rob Delaney offered the leader of the free world a profane greeting as his 74th birthday approaches. “President Trump’s birthday is coming up and there’s no better way to wish him a ‘HAPPY BIRTHDAY’ than by sending him a personal video message,” Trump’s 2020 reelection campaign posted on Twitter. “Upload your video TODAY.” So […]
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Elon Musk mocked after Starship explosion: ‘Maybe have NASA handle rockets’ 30.5.2020 Raw Story
Billionaire Elon Musk was the target of jokes on Twitter after his company SpaceX suffered a rocket explosion. “SpaceX just experienced the biggest explosion yet at its Texas site, where it’s testing prototypes for a Mars rocket,” Marina Koren of The Atlantic reported. “A resident who lives nearby—just 2 miles away—said it felt like an […]
LIVE: Trump's News Conference on China 30.5.2020 Little Green Footballs

We haven't featured one of these live press conferences in a while, so let's do this. Everyone already knows it's going to be non-stop lies and right wing garbage-think, but maybe he'll surprise us and be presidential this time.

Kidding! Had you going for a minute, didn't I?

One fix for our broken food supply chain? A skin that keeps avocados fresher for longer 26.5.2020 L.A. Times - Technology News

Coronavirus lockdowns have exacerbated the problem of food waste. Up to 40% of food produced in the U.S. gets thrown away. Apeel Sciences is hoping to reduce that by making fruits and vegetables keep longer.

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New CDC warning old hat to Chicagoans: Rats scurry for food during COVID-19 restaurant closures 26.5.2020 Chicago Tribune: Popular
Rats in Chicago are getting hungrier, bolder during Illinois' stay-at-home order. With restaurants closed, they’ll follow the food indoors and resort to cannibalism before they starve.
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America Achieves Herd Inanity 23.5.2020 The Moderate Voice

Has NETFLIX really gotten so boring that death is preferable to bingeing one more original series?

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Should you fix that yourself? How to handle home repair during the pandemic 21.5.2020 LA Times: Health

Will bringing in a handyman put your safety at risk? Industry experts weigh in on how to handle home repair during coronavirus stay-at-home orders.

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