‘Sheer Reckless Folly’: Trump Destroys Obama-Era Climate Rules March 29, 2017
"Aside from provoking a large-scale nuclear war, it is hard to imagine an American president taking an action more harmful to the U.S. than Trump's effort to accelerate greenhouse gas emissions"
FBI Facial Recognition Technology Has ‘No Limits,’ Congressional Hearing Reveals By Nika Knight | Common Dreams
Law enforcement has access to photos of 50 percent of all adult Americans without their knowledge or consent.
Sanders & Warren Rail Against Trump’s SEC Pick, Wall Street Lawyer Jay Clayton By Nika Knight | Common Dreams
Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chairman nominee Jay Clayton is sworn-in on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, March 23, 2017, prior to testifying at his confirmation hearing before the Senate Banking Committee. (AP/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
Trump Sends Hate Group To Represent US At UN Women’s Rights Conference By Nika Knight | Common Dreams
"The members of the president's delegation to the United Nations' annual summit on women are opposed to the U.N. as a whole and the fundamental rights of women in particular"
Muslim Ban 2.0 Dealt Second Blow In Maryland Court By Nika Knight | Common Dreams
"Turns out, an illegal Muslim ban by another name is still an illegal Muslim ban."
New EPA Cheif Promised To Tackle CO2 But Now Denies Climate Science By Nika Knight | Common Dreams
'The arsonist is now in charge of the fire department, and he seems happy to let the climate crisis burn out of control.'
Pence Used Private Email For State Business, And Was Hacked By Nika Knight | Common Dreams
While condemning Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton for conducting government business via a private email server, Vice President Mike Pence was using a private account for state business.
Republicans Torpedo Effort To Force Release Of Trump’s Tax Returns By Nika Knight | Common Dreams
229 Republicans voted down measure that would have forced the IRS to publish President Donald Trump's tax returns.
Iowa Bill Would Force Universities To Hire Right-Wing Professors By Nika Knight | Common Dreams
The proposed law 'could bring about a Soviet-style purge of liberal-leaning college staff in Iowa.'
Trump Advisor Calls Press Secretary’s Falsehoods “Alternative Facts” By Nika Knight | Common Dreams
"Sean Spicer gave alternative facts," Kellyanne Conway said, in response to outrage over White House press secretary's false claims about inauguration crowd size.