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Sanders Is Back On The NY Primary Ballot

Before the ruling was announced, TRNN spoke with Norman Solomon and Marcus Ferrell about how the split between establishment Democrats and progressives could help hand…

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Posted in #Congress #TheRealNews Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez AOC eliot engel Jaisal Noor jamaal bowman Justice Democrats new york NY-16

‘A Progressive Bailout Includes A Freeze On Rent, Mortgages, And Utilities’

Public educator Jamaal Bowman wants to win the congressional seat of hawkish 30-year incumbent Eliot Engel. Justice Democrats, the group that helped elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez,…

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Posted in #Amazon #CoronaVirus #TheRealNews amazon warehouse Chicago Chris Smalls COVID-19 essential business essential workers hazard pay new york protests strikes

‘We’re Not Treated Like We’re Essential. We’re Treated Like We’re Disposable.’

Amazon is using COVID-19 rules to control their employees, not to protect them, says an Amazon worker who took part in the fourth strike at…

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Posted in #Amazon #CoronaVirus #TheRealNews Chris Smalls COVID-19 Jaisal Noor leaked memo new york smear campaign Staten Island

Fired Amazon Worker Chris Smalls Responds To Leaked Smear Campaign Plans

Amazon executives described Smalls as “not smart or articulate.” Smalls was fired after organizing a walkout over employee safety at Amazon’s Staten Island warehouse. The…

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Posted in #California #CoronaVirus #TheRealNews clemency COVID-19 Cuomo new york newsom parole prisons Probation release

Family Of Imprisoned New Yorkers Call On Governor For Clemency

Family members of inmates inside New York prisons and advocates host a virtual press conference with demands, including suspension of required office visits for parole…

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Posted in #California #TheRealNews #Trump Alex Kauffman Donald Trump Exxon ExxonMobil HuffPost Massachusetts new york rex tillerson Stand.earth Todd Paglia Trump administration

Rex Tillerson Testifies in Climate Denial Case

Longtime ExxonMobil CEO and former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson testified in a case pitting the company against the state of New York. ExxonMobil faces…

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Posted in #TheRealNews 350.org dharna noor keystone xl new york pipeline pipeline protests Tamara O'Laughlin Williams pipeline

Two Trump Executive Orders Will Make It Even Easier to Build Pipelines

Consolidation of power into the federal government will make it harder for states to oppose pipeline construction for environmental reasons, says Tamara O’Laughlin, North America…

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Posted in #Fracking #Politics ALEC American Legislative Exchange Council american petroleum institute Council of State Governments CSG hydraulic fracturing Idaho Illinois indiana Indiana Petroleum Council mississippi natural gas new york North Dakota ohio Pennsylvania pipelines standing rock Steve Horn Wyoming

Bills Criminalizing Pipeline Protest Arise in Statehouses Nationwide

By Steve Horn The oil and gas industry has started its 2019 lobbying efforts with a bang. Eight different statehouses across the nation are considering…

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