Friday, October 23, 2020

Tag: Supreme Court

Watch: Why Trump’s judges are the worst of the worst

How has Trump had so many vacancies to fill?

‘Look for power in the shadows’: Watch Sheldon Whitehouse shine light...

“Something is not right around the court. And dark money has a lot to do with it. Special interests have a lot to do with it.”

Supreme Court: A superstore for the super-rich?

This is America, after all, where rich white men can buy whatever they want, including members of Congress and Supreme Court justices.

Barrett’s views on climate crisis worry and appalls environmentalists as her...

“If you’re neutral on climate change, you're complicit in the collapse of the planetary ecosystem upon which the survival of every living thing depends.”

Amy Coney Barrett won’t say climate change is real; forgets 1st...

Here are some of the key exchanges from Wednesday’s hearing...

Amy Coney Barrett’s remarks on climate change raise alarm that a...

“It’s a really big deal — and a sign of a complete failure of our democracy — to be confirming a climate denier to a lifetime appointment on the Supreme Court during a moment when urgent climate action is an existential priority.”

How Donald Trump intends to weaponize the Supreme Court against ordinary...

The addition of anti-worker Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the right-wing-dominated Supreme Court will help the rich tighten their stranglehold on working people.

‘Incapable of rendering equal justice’: 150 groups demand senators reject Coney...

"The undersigned organizations urge the Senate to oppose the confirmation of Judge Barrett and allow the president duly chosen in the 2020 general election to fill the existing Supreme Court vacancy."

What you need to know about the GOP takeover of the...

We must see the GOP’s exercise of raw power for what it is and meet it with even greater force.

Remembering RBG: Legal giant’s death sparks furious fight in DC over...

Her death just 46 days before the November election sets up a major political battle over her replacement.

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Watch: Why Trump’s judges are the worst of the worst

How has Trump had so many vacancies to fill?
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How to stop Trump from stealing the election

Congress has decided contested elections only three times in U.S. history, in 1801, 1825, and 1877. Could it happen in 2020?

Why the Founders Would Decry What America has Become

If the Founding Fathers saw what the United States has become, they would be devastated. Poverty, income inequality, suppression of speaking ones mind, crime, war, and oligarch like behaviors all make up this new U.S. It is far from being the democracy it was created as.

ExxonMobil claims shift on climate but continues to fund climate science deniers

The company’s professed support for a carbon tax is a disingenuous public relations ploy to delay government action.