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  • Because 'Nothing Has Changed Since Columbine,' Students, Teachers Call for Nationwide School Walkouts February 17, 2018
    "The time to act is now." As families continue to grieve and hold funerals for the 17 victims of the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, in Parkland, Fla., students and educators are calling for a nationwide day of action including school walkouts to protest lawmakers' deadly inaction on gun control legislation.The day set for the actions is April […]
    Andrea Germanos, Common Dreams
  • Humans Would Rather Be in Contact with Aliens Than Artificial Life forms Made on Earth—Study February 17, 2018
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    Elana Glowatz, International Business Times
  • Fox News Host Shep Smith Destroys Trump Claim That Russia Investigation Is a 'Hoax' February 17, 2018
    “If there was ever any question, even a single question, there is no more." Fox News host Shep Smith forcefully shut down President Donald Trump's longtime questioning of the validity of special prosecutor Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election.Smith's words were especially pointed because the majority of his colleagues on […]
  • Intelligence Analyst Explains Why Nunes Is a 'Loser' After Mueller Indictment February 17, 2018
    His attempts at protecting the president are failing. It’s been a few weeks since he dominated headlines, but House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes (R-CA) was passively proven wrong by special counsel Robert Mueller’s Friday indictment bombshells.“One of the biggest losers in this case, in my judgment, is Devin Nunes,” former FBI counterintelligence chief Phil Mudd […]
    Noor Al-Sibai, Raw Story
  • Former Bush White House Official Sounds Alarm That Americans Are 'Sitting Ducks' Amid Russia Threats February 17, 2018
    “You can’t overstate what is happening right now." Richard Painter, the former chief White House ethics lawyer in the George W. Bush adminstration, warned on MSNBC’s “The Beat with Ari Melber” that America remains a “sitting duck” for Russian interference in our politics.“You can’t overstate what is happening right now, you are looking there at […]
    Bob Brigham, Raw Story
  • Manafort Faces New Claims of Additional Criminal Activity by Mueller February 17, 2018
    The former campaign chairman may find himself incarcerated until the upcoming trial ends. One-time Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort has been accused of more criminal activity by special counsel Robert Mueller in his investigation into potential collusion between the Kremlin and the president’s campaign.Politico reported Friday night that Mueller’s office has found “additional criminal conduct” since Manafort was […]
    Noor Al-Sibai, Raw Story
  • Anderson Cooper Demolishes Trump for Lie That Russian Election Interference Was a 'Hoax' February 17, 2018
    The evidence demonstrates the dishonesty of the president. CNN anchor Anderson Cooper delivered a powerful opening on Friday, explaining the significance of the latest indictments by special counsel Robert Mueller and ensuing White House response.“For more a year, the President of the United States has claimed the Russia story is a hoax. Now a stunning […]
    Bob Brigham, Raw Story
  • Want to See Gun Control Enacted? Support a Movement to Arm Black Folks En Masse February 16, 2018
    var icx_publication_id = 18566; var icx_content_id = '1088865'; Click here for reuse options! The gun control bills will get signed so fast your head will spin. The only greater certainty than another mass shooting in this country is the likelihood that it will be met with inaction. Since the 2012 massacre of 20 first-graders and […]
    Kali Holloway, AlterNet
  • Republicans Aren't Going to Pass Gun Control Laws Any Time Soon, But the Media's Role in Gun Violence Can Be Fixed Now February 16, 2018
    Television news networks play a major role in perpetuating mass violence. So far in 2018, the U.S. has seen nearly one mass shooting per day. People are dying out there, so let’s be pragmatic. As long as the NRA has its moneyed grip on Republican elected officials, it’s nearly impossible for gun control legislation to […]
    Liz Posner, AlterNet
  • Memo to DHS: The Lone White Wolf Network Is the Biggest Terror Threat to Americans February 16, 2018
    var icx_publication_id = 18566; var icx_content_id = '1088844'; Click here for reuse options! It's time to talk about mass shooters as the shock troops of Republican extremism. To: Kirstjen Nielsen, Secretary of Homeland SecurityFrom: Office of Domestic Terrorism/Threat Assessment UnitRe: Terror Attack in Parkland, FloridaThe terror attack at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School that claimed 17 […]
    Jefferson Morley, AlterNet