Sunday, May 26, 2019

‘Enough is enough’: Thousands go on strike to support McDonald’s workers fighting for $15...

"We shouldn’t be begging for scraps when we have a corporation that makes $6 billion a year and we ain’t even making $15.”

An outright reversal of Roe v. Wade isn’t all we should fear

There are many ways we can lose our rights. We need to fight them all.

New poll shows the majority of Americans don’t want Roe v. Wade overturned

Americans don't agree with the new abortion bans in Alabama and Georgia.
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Amnesty urges US to pay reparations to Syrians after killing 1,600 civilians in assault...

"We’ve been presenting our cases to the U.S. coalition, asking them to acknowledge them and to move forward with some form of restitution and reparations."

We remember Tiananmen, the 30th anniversary of the pro-democracy protests

“This year, we remember their brave efforts in the face of violence and fight for a new generation to learn and to never forget.”

Atlanta prosecutors say they won’t prosecute women under Georgia’s newest abortion law

“As a matter of law (as opposed to politics) this office will not be prosecuting any women under the new law as long as I’m district attorney.”

‘Extraordinarily concerned’ Elizabeth Warren demands answers from the Trump administration on the deaths of...

"Children are dying, and the CBP must do more to end this string of tragedies."

‘We’re still going to be making sure people have access to abortions they want...

CounterSpin interview with Jill Heaviside and Oriaku Njoku on reproductive rights assaults.

Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay $25M in baby powder cancer verdict

According to Judge Manuel Mendez, who is presiding over the trial, Johnson & Johnson placed “corporate profits and reputation over the health and safety of consumers.”

Family of jailed Saudi feminist Loujain Al-Hathloul: She was waterboarded, flogged & electrocuted

The Saudi government has resisted calls from human rights groups and lawmakers from around the world to release Loujain and the other jailed activists.