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May 24, 2017

Donald Trump A Nut Job Who Deserves an Orange Jumpsuit,

On Friday, the Times reported on an official White House summary of the closed-door Oval Office meeting between Trump and the Russian ambassador and Russian foreign minister. According to that summary, in addition to divulging highly classified information to those Russian officials, Trump also boasted about firing former FBI Director James Comey, who was overseeing

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IMPEACH TRUMP NOW

Sign Here to Impeach Donald Trump Now From the moment he assumed the office, President Donald Trump has been in direct violation of the US Constitution. The President is not above the law.  We will not allow President Trump to profit from the presidency at the expense of our democracy. Congress’s impeachment investigation should include

Say ‘No’ to Sessions’ War on Drugs-Tell Congress: We can’t repeat the horrific mistakes of the past. Block Sessions.

Jeff Sessions is trying to reignite the War on Drugs, but we can’t let him. Just this morning, Sessions released a memo ordering all 94 U.S. Attorneys to seek out the harshest possible sentences for drug offenses–undoing years of work and reversing the historic policy reforms of former Attorney General Eric Holder.1 Mandatory minimum sentencing

BREAKING: James Comey fired-Tell Congress: Start an independent commission to investigate Trump’s ties to Russia

Trump’s National Security Advisor Michael Flynn just resigned after he was caught in a lie about communication with Russia.1 But here’s the scary, yet unsurprising, part: Trump’s administration knew Flynn lied about Russia an entire MONTH ago. And leaks from Trump aides say the only reason Trump pushed him out was because of news stories

Sign the petition: Tell California to end the money bail system-Dog the Bounty Hunter and the entire bail bonds industry profits off the suffering of Black women and families.

California is on the brink of passing landmark criminal justice reform that would end the cruel cycle of incarceration and bail debt for thousands of families. But corporate bail profiteers and the Trump coalition are pulling out all the stops trying to kill it. At a recent bail reform hearing, our partner, Essie Justice Group

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He Was a Kid-Demand the Balch Springs police officer is fired and criminally charged for the killing of Jordan Edwards.

He was a kid. Only 15 years old. An honor roll high school freshman in Balch Springs, Texas. He didn’t deserve to die. On Saturdaynight, Jordan Edwards was leaving a party with his friends at the same time that police arrived–responding to a call about “drunken” teenagers walking around. One of the officers fired a rifle

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Sign the petition to FCC Chairman Ajit Pai: “Don’t kill net neutrality. Preserve the FCC’s Title II authority to protect the internet.”

Grassroots activists won an epic victory two years ago when together we pushed the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to pass strong net neutrality rules. Hundreds of thousands of CREDO members and millions of others fought for years to protect the free and open internet with net neutrality – the principle that internet providers must treat

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Melania Trump-Really Not Interested In Being First Lady

Until November 8, Melania Trump’s marriage provided her with a golden Fifth Avenue fortress, at a price—putting up with her husband’s humiliations and boorishness. From Melania’s ill-fated campaign appearances to her apparent reluctance to embrace the role of First Lady: how a very private woman is coping with the intense public scrutiny of her marriage. Trump

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Justice for the Jax 5-Tell State Attorney Nelson: Protect People Not Police!

Freedom of speech is becoming even more of a crime under Trump’s reign. This weekend during an anti-Syrian war protest, a Trump supporter antagonized peaceful protesters, storming the speakers’ platform and physically assaulting them to start a fight. Instead of helping, four police officers tackled and brutalized the action organizer Connell Crooms, one of a few

Tell United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz to resign now.

A disturbing viral video shows footage of a United Airlines passenger being forcibly dragged by law enforcement officers off an overbooked flight with blood dripping from his mouth. The passenger is a doctor who was simply trying to get to his patients and refused to give up the seat he’d already paid for. Instead, he

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