Thursday, October 21, 2021

Tag: Jeff Sessions

Trump fires Sessions; America edges ever closer to a constitutional crisis

While the departure of Sessions was expected, it still represents a political bombshell that could adversely affect Special Prosecutor Robert Mueller and his investigation into Russian hacking.

18 Attorneys General call for recusal of Sessions’ replacement from Russia...

“By all appearances, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein has ably supervised the Special Counsel’s investigation from its outset. He should continue to do so."

#ProtectMueller: Protests erupt in over 1,000 cities across the US

"Trump's attempt to be his own judge and jury is inconsistent with the rule of law and democracy."

BREAKING: Trump fires Sessions, nationwide mass protests planned

Having an Attorney General that hasn’t recused himself may give the White House a clearer view into the Mueller investigation.

The Bible’s message on separating immigrant children from parents is a...

Scripture commands Christians to help the poor, to recognize the importance of the family, and to criticize unjust laws.

Why abolishing ICE is good climate policy

The war on terror has unleashed unspeakable cruelty. We must not rely on its institutions to fix the climate crisis.

Elizabeth Warren criticizes Sessions on his one-year anniversary as AG

In the speech, Sen. Warren openly refers to Sessions as a “racist” and his policies as “bigotry.”

Trump’s hurricane of hate

Trump will only back down if faced with massive grass-roots pressure.

Sessions DOJ says it’s OK to purge infrequent voters from Ohio...

The Obama administration was against the state's practice of purging inactive voters from the rolls, but this week, the Trump administration reversed course.

‘Stonewall’ Sessions leads the charge of the Trump brigade

The attorney general's testimony before the Senate intelligence committee was more smoke and mirrors.

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Greta Thunberg on climate promises versus actions

Thunberg sat down in her Stockholm kitchen to talk about what she expects—and hopes—will come from the global event.

6 ways restaurants can reduce their environmental impact

The restaurant industry struggles to meet consumers’ sustainability standards because of conventional management patterns.

Toxic Clichés

Our students will be facing challenges beyond what we can begin to imagine, if these past few years are any indication, crises that require far-ranging intelligence, imagination, sensitivity.

Exposed: how Pfizer exploits secretive vaccine contracts to strong-arm governments

“Pfizer has used its monopoly on a lifesaving vaccine to extract concessions from desperate governments,” said the report’s author, urging action from the Biden administration.

Taking aim at predatory equity firms, Warren leads bill to ‘stop Wall Street looting’

"Private equity firms get rich off of stripping assets from companies, loading them up with a bunch of debt, and then leaving workers, consumers, and whole communities in the dust."