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Big Oil loses out on Election Day and other climate crisis wins, explained

Welcome back to the Climate Crisis News Roundup, elections postmortem edition.  Election Day has come and gone. At the presidential level, after days of anxious…

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Is the US presidential election a make or break moment for the climate crisis?

The United States is set to formally exit the Paris Agreement on Nov. 4—one day after the presidential election, which is widely seen as one…

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Posted in #Biden #Debate #TheRealNews Columns election Politics and Movements: US

What’s at stake in Tuesday’s first Trump/Biden debate?

President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden will square off for the first 2020 presidential debate at 9 p.m. EST on Tuesday, Sept….

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Posted in #TheRealNews bernie sanders DNC Donald Trump election fraud Jaisal Noor Joe Biden progressives rnc

Trump warns of a rigged election as he undercuts the post office

Postmaster General Louis DeJoy was grilled by Democrats over his undermining of the U.S. Postal Service’s ability to deliver ballots on time. The post Trump…

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Posted in #Politics #TheRealNews black lives matters Donald Trump election Joe Biden Kamala Harris mass incarceration progressives Sunrise Movement

Progressives’ problems with Kamala Harris

Liberals praised Harris, Republicans attacked her as a “radical leftist,” but progressives say the selection underscores the need for sustained grassroots pressure. The post Progressives’…

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Posted in #Corruption #Crime #Police #TheRealNews Baltimore election George Floyd inequality mayor violence

‘Tough On Crime’ Cities Might Make Violence Worse

Baltimore’s leading mayoral candidates are embracing calls for change, but their proposals risk worsening mass incarceration and inequality. The post ‘Tough On Crime’ Cities Might…

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Posted in #Democrats #MeToo #TheRealNews 2020 bernie sanders covid19 Donald Trump election Hillary Clinton Joe Biden Ryan Grim Tara Reade

Ryan Grim: Dems Will Back Biden As Long As They Think He’ll Beat Trump

The Intercept’s Ryan Grim discusses the latest developments in Tara Reade’s assault allegations against Joe Biden, and Hillary Clinton’s endorsement. The post Ryan Grim: Dems…

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Posted in #Crime #TheRealNews 2020 book Branko Marcetic busing civil rights Criminal justice Democratic Party election environmental policy Joe Biden mass incarceration yesterday's man

Yesterday’s Man: Biden’s Sorry Record On Civil Rights

Branko Marcetic’s book “Yesterday’s Man: The Case Against Joe Biden” discusses Joe Biden’s civil rights and environmental record. The post Yesterday’s Man: Biden’s Sorry Record…

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The Last Democratic Debate And The Future Of The Democratic Party

Last week’s debate didn’t connect with viewers or mobilize the base. The post The Last Democratic Debate And The Future Of The Democratic Party appeared…

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Climate Change Is a Key Issue for a Growing Number of Young Republicans

Republican strategists know the party will need to shift its climate platform to retain young voters, but federal Republican officials haven’t caught up to the…

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Posted in #Democrats #Iran #Jobs #TheRealNews 2020 barack obama bernie sanders Campaign Donald Trump election Elizabeth Warren fascism Joe Biden Kamala Harris Pete Buttigieg populism Steve Bannon voter turnout voters white voters

Will Trump’s Instincts Win Him a Second Term?

This week Trump officially announced his bid for re-election, and gave his assessment of the Democratic candidates. Are his instincts right, or is he just…

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Posted in #TheRealNews Brexit election Jeremy Corbyn Leo Panitch Paul Jay Theresa May

Brexit:  Will Tories Risk an Election Corbyn Might Win?

A third defeat for Theresa May’s Brexit plan sets up April 12 as the drop-dead date for an unlikely agreement in Parliament, a second referendum,…

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Posted in #TheRealNews 2020 bernie bernie sanders brooklyn election rally sanders

What Bernie Should Do – Voices From Sanders Brooklyn Rally

Bernie Sanders held his first official 2020 campaign rally in Brooklyn, NY on Saturday, in front of an enthusiastic crowd. Supporters spoke to TRNN about…

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