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Posted on: Jun 29, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

The U.S. Senate is expected vote as soon as today to set up a federally appointed control board with sweeping powers to run Puerto Rico’s economy to help the island cope with its crippling debt crisis.

Posted on: Jun 29, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

On Monday, in the most significant victory for abortion rights in a generation, the Supreme Court struck down provisions of a sweeping anti-choice law in Texas.

Posted on: Jun 29, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

A stunning 42 million people now owe $1.3 trillion in student debt.

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

A new leadership battle in Labor could put Jeremy Corbyn in control of the party -- and the country.

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

Bauer finds extremely oppressive conditions in Louisiana's Winn Correctional Facility.

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

As a split Supreme Court blocks the president's program, a meaningful talk with the people who will feel its effects.

Posted on: Jun 24, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

Britain has stunned the world by voting to leave the European Union, putting an end to a 43-year relationship.

Posted on: Jun 23, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

On Capitol Hill, Democratic lawmakers are continuing a historic sit-in on the floor of the House to demand the Republican leadership take action on gun control after the Orlando massacre left 49 people dead.

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

In a major victory for environmentalists, California is going nuclear-free, ending atomic energy’s more than half-century history in the state.

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

In a major economic address in Ohio on Tuesday, Hillary Clinton warned that the election of Donald Trump would be disastrous for the U.S. economy and result in what she dubbed a "Trump recession."

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

In the southern Mexican state of Oaxaca, a deadly police crackdown against teachers has left nine people dead and more than 100 wounded.

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

Oakland is facing a major police scandal.

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

Neither the movement nor Sanders is conceding.

Posted on: Jun 18, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

There has been a major break in the decade-long fight to unveil records related to the New York City Police Department’s surveillance of political organizations in the 1960s and 1970s.

Posted on: Jun 16, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

A series of new investigative articles have revealed Donald Trump’s shady business dealings in Atlantic City, his failure to pay contracted workers over the years, and his decision to partake in what may amount to "calculated tax fraud"—a felony.

Posted on: Jun 16, 2016, Source: Democracy Now!

A new USA Today exposé finds hundreds of former employees and contractors have accused Republican presidential presumptive nominee Donald Trump and his businesses of failing to pay them for their work.

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

In a new article for Rolling Stone, journalist Soraya Chemaly writes, "The Washington Post reported Monday that 'although family members said [Omar] Mateen had expressed anger about homosexuality, the shooter had no record of previous hate crimes.' But that depends on how you categorize domestic violence."

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

The FBI investigation into the Orlando shooting massacre that left 49 people dead at a gay club has taken an unexpected twist after evidence emerged the gunman was a regular patron of the Pulse nightclub.

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

The Christian right has introduced 200 anti-LGBT bills in the last six months.

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

For over a decade, the Pulse nightclub in Orlando was a popular destination for the LGBT community in central Florida.

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