March 2, 2015 - This morning on the program “Democracy Now,” Noam Chomsky said in reply to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s claims regarding Iran’s nuclear program: “The striking aspect of this is the chutzpah involved. Israel has had nuclear weapons for probably 50 years, 40 years — estimates are 100, 200 weapons. They...
Washington, DC March 2, 2015 - An array of voices from across the political spectrum agree that the DHS funding debacle has been a colossal embarrassment and failure for the GOP. According to Lynn Tramonte, Deputy Director of America’s Voice: "The Republican Party’s mishandling of Department of Homeland Security (DHS) funding makes it...
Feb. 24, 2015 - The British Columbia (B.C.) government’s decision to grant Imperial Metals an interim permit for the tailings facility at the Red Chris mine only three days after an independent review panel of the Mount Polley dam failure specifically recommended against this type of tailings technology is raising doubts about the provincial...
Collins Anti-Immigrant Bill Fails on Procedural Vote in the Senate, Roundly Rejected by Leaders from Across the Spectrum
WASHINGTON, DC, Feb. 27, 2015 – Today, the Senate voted to block debate on an extreme anti-immigration measure by Senator Susan Collins (R-ME)—legislation designed to take away the President’s DAPA and expanded DACA programs and resume the deportations of millions of people settled in America. Despite the claims from Collins and some of...
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