This is how you combat global warming.
“French Parliament is expected to vote on a bill in the autumn which would ban all new exploitation permits for petrol, natural gas and coal.”France plans to ban all petrol and diesel vehicles by 2040, the country’s new environment minister has announced. Nicolas Hulot made the announcement as he unveiled a series of measures as part of newly elected President Emmanuel Macron’s plan to make the country carbon neutral by 2050. Mr Hulot sa…
More GOP vote stealing, and more silence from the Democrats.
#KarenHandel’s “winning” margin in yesterday’s Georgia 6th Congressional District runoff race was under 10,000 votes — yet we know 40,000 voter registrations gathered by the New Georgia Project alone disappeared, many from residents who lived in the 6th. And this is just one of many instances of the GOP’s new Jim Crow tactics in effect. For more on the theft of the #GA06 election visit GregPalast.com
#VoterSuppression #ElectionFraud #Resist
Puerto Rico and US imperialism
Puerto Rico is part of America, yet they don’t have all the rights Americans do. As a territory, they have no senators, no representatives, and no say in the Federal government yet they are under the yoke of the US empire.
After a century of pillaging by American industry and capitalist, Puerto Rico is now filing for bankruptcy. They are doing this under the binding agreement of a US judge who will decide their fate and undoubtedly strip their assets to pay off Wall Street bond holders.
How does America justify dictating terms to a country that isn’t allowed any stake in our government?
Voters in Puerto Rico head to the polls Sunday to decide whether to back a bid to make the U.S. territory the 51st state, at a time when the island is gripped by an economic crisis.
While all the stir is about Comey and Trumps stupidity, the GOP continues to dismantle the government
House lawmakers are poised to pass the “crown jewel” of the GOP-led regulatory reform effort on Thursday, effectively gutting Obama-era financial rules. It’s destiny, however, rests in the Senate.
Well, well, well. Imagine that.
Kansas lawmakers have rolled back a series of major tax cuts that became an example for conservative lawmakers around the country.
In recent years Republicans have undertaken a systemic campaign of voter suppression, designed to block certain Americans from the ballot box. President Trump has championed … – Take Action: Joe Kennedy for Congress.