Thursday, October 21, 2021

Tag: Supreme Court

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.

Ocasio-Cortez demands democrats use ‘every procedural tool available’ to stop Trump...

"We need to make sure that we mobilize on an unprecedented scale to ensure that this vacancy is reserved for the next president."

Ruth Bader Ginsburg helped shape the modern era of women’s rights...

“Our nation has lost a jurist of historic stature.”

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6 ways restaurants can reduce their environmental impact

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

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.

99.9% of scientists agree on human-caused climate change

“Our study helps confirm that there is no remaining scientific uncertainty about the urgency and gravity of this task.”

Trump planning to run in 2024? From his jail cell?

This guy is a political crook that has been allowed to run free—so far.

What it’s like to watch a harpooned whale die right before your eyes

Author Paul Watson has no problem with critics calling him and his marine-life-defending colleagues pirates—it’s far better than helplessly standing by and doing nothing in the face of the violence against animals they have witnessed.