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Posted on: Apr 22, 2017, Source: Democracy Now!

Scientists from across the country are gathering to defend the vital role science plays in public health, safety, economy and government.

Posted on: Jan 23, 2017, Source: Democracy Now!

Here are some historic highlights.

Posted on: Jan 6, 2017, Source: Truthdig

The president has the power to pardon 11 million undocumented immigrants. We must urge him to exercise it.

Posted on: Jan 5, 2017, Source: Democracy Now

On Tuesday, NAACP President Cornell William Brooks and five other civil rights leaders were arrested during a sit-in at the office of Alabama Senator Jeff Sessions.

Posted on: Dec 27, 2016, Source: Democracy Now

Dissent among the dancers.

Posted on: Dec 27, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

The American media is no longer covering elections in a way that serves the American people, the Vermont senator argued.

Posted on: Dec 25, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Donald Trump has picked Stephen Miller, who has close ties to Richard Spencer, to be a senior adviser in the White House.

Posted on: Dec 2, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Steven Mnuchin and Wilbur Ross will bleed the country dry.

Posted on: Sep 22, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Violence erupted on the second night of protests in Charlotte following the fatal police shooting of 43-year-old African-American Keith Lamont Scott.

Posted on: Aug 30, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

The pharmaceutical giant Mylan has announced it will launch a cheaper generic version of its life-saving allergy shot EpiPen.

Posted on: Aug 2, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Charles Kinsey, an African-American behavioral therapist, was attempting to help an autistic man in North Miami when he was shot on July 18.

Posted on: Jul 26, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Two wise progressives debate.

Posted on: Jul 26, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

On Monday morning, protesters booed and heckled Debbie Wasserman Schultz at a Florida delegation breakfast, one day after the Democratic chair announced her resignation.

Posted on: Jul 21, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

The Republican National Convention is underway just a few miles from the park where 12-year-old Tamir Rice was shot dead by police in November of 2014 while he was playing with a toy pellet gun.

Posted on: Jul 21, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

The Washington Post is reporting there are likely fewer black delegates at this year’s Republican convention than at any point in at least a century.

Posted on: Jul 20, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

For the first time ever, the National Rifle Association sent its chief lobbyist to the Republican National Convention.

Posted on: Jul 19, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Thousands of Republican Party delegates are here in Cleveland, Ohio, for the 2016 Republican National Convention, where the party is expected to formally nominate Donald Trump.

Posted on: Jul 14, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

After the fatal police shootings of Alton Sterling in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and Philando Castile in Falcon Heights, Minnesota, Princeton professor Eddie Glaude wrote a letter to his son: "Dear Langston, I thought of you when I saw the son of Alton Sterling weeping at a press conference."

Posted on: Jul 13, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Throughout the 2016 campaign, Donald Trump has repeatedly faced charges of sexism.

Posted on: Jul 12, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders has endorsed former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton today at a joint rally in Portsmouth, New Hampshire.