Archive for October, 2019

Zeitgeist Spam: “He was undocumented. Now he’s exposing detention center abuse” (he’s also my son-in-law) (hat tip Dan Slive)


Tom Wong, a UC San Diego professor, is uncovering the abuse immigrants face in overcrowded detention facilities. Photograph: Erik Jepsen/UC San Diego Publications

Source: Zeitgeist Spam: “He was undocumented. Now he’s exposing detention center abuse” (he’s also my son-in-law) (hat tip Dan Slive)

Impeachment vote: The House of Representatives’ big vote, explained – Vox

 

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi leaves the floor after the close of a vote on a resolution formalizing the impeachment inquiry on October 31, 2019.Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

The chamber just voted to approve procedures related to the impeachment inquiry into President Trump.

Source: Impeachment vote: The House of Representatives’ big vote, explained – Vox

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Never Underestimate the Intelligence of Trees – Issue 77: Underworlds – Nautilus

 

Source: Never Underestimate the Intelligence of Trees – Issue 77: Underworlds  – Nautilus

Williamson focuses on reparations in first ad of presidential campaign | TheHill

 

Democratic presidential hopeful Marianne Williamson on Wednesday released her first television ad of her campaign.The ad is titled “Reparations — An Idea Whose Time Has Come.”

Source: Williamson focuses on reparations in first ad of presidential campaign | TheHill

The surprise voting bloc Bernie’s banking on to win the nomination – POLITICO

Source: The surprise voting bloc Bernie’s banking on to win the nomination – POLITICO

Why Amy Klobuchar is moderate Democrats’ only hope

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Moderates should rally around the Minnesota senator before it’s too late

Source: Why Amy Klobuchar is moderate Democrats’ only hope