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EU Shares Blame For Amazon’s Destruction, Research Shows

EU Shares Blame For Amazon’s Destruction, Research Shows

July 31, 2020

Despite criticizing Jair Bolsonaro’s right-wing government for environmental crimes, the EU is still the biggest consumer of deforestation-contaminated products from Brazil.

COVID-19 Threatens Maryland Campaign To Bring Mass Transit To Black Neighborhoods

COVID-19 Threatens Maryland Campaign To Bring Mass Transit To Black Neighborhoods

July 30, 2020

Third parties are required to gather just 5,000 e-signatures to gain ballot access during the pandemic, while a transit equity campaign in Baltimore, where 40% of residents don’t have reliable internet access, is being forced to gather 10,000.

Black Americans, Black Brazilians Suffer More From COVID-19. Structural Racism Is To Blame.

Black Americans, Black Brazilians Suffer More From COVID-19. Structural Racism Is To Blame.

July 30, 2020

“Genocides don’t always have to be intentional. It’s about impact. Whether or not they have been planning to kill people, we know people are dying and Black people are dying disproportionately.”

America's Brutal Police State Expands Its Reach In Portland

America’s Brutal Police State Expands Its Reach In Portland

July 29, 2020

The way white moms in Portland are being treated has long been the norm for BIPOC people.

The Washington Football Team Is Changing Its Name. What's Next?

The Washington Football Team Is Changing Its Name. What’s Next?

July 29, 2020

The real reason for the change had little to do with a change of heart. It all came down to protecting the team’s financial interests.

A Story That Shows The Depth Of Police Corruption And Brutality

A Story That Shows The Depth Of Police Corruption And Brutality

July 28, 2020

Authors Baynard Woods and Brandon Soderberg wrote “I Got A Monster: The Rise and Fall Of America’s Most Corrupt Police Squad,” a Baltimore story that is a warning to the nation.

As Maryland Evictions Resume, Activists Demand Protections

As Maryland Evictions Resume, Activists Demand Protections

July 28, 2020

Activists demanded state and local officials extend protections for the some 400,000 people unable to pay rent during the coronavirus pandemic.

New DNC Platform Could Make The Bleak Climate Forecast Even Worse

New DNC Platform Could Make The Bleak Climate Forecast Even Worse

July 27, 2020

The DNC’s proposed 2020 platform leaves the fossil fuel spigot on. The Senate tucks a bill promoting enhanced oil recovery and geoengineering into the defense budget. “McMansions” face climate scrutiny.

Presidential Candidate Elizabeth Warren Holds A Town Hall In South Carolina

Elizabeth Warren On Why We Must Stop Utility Shutoffs During The Pandemic

July 27, 2020

With unemployment at record levels and an economy teetering on the edge, utility shutoffs threaten to compound the existing public health disaster unfolding in the US. The Real News is highlighting voices from a national campaign that is trying to do something to prevent this by demanding a national moratorium on shutoffs during the COVID…

Climate Change And Hatred For Trump May Put Biden In The White House

Climate Change And Hatred For Trump May Put Biden In The White House

July 24, 2020

Biden’s apparent move to the left is an effort to appeal to young climate activists that may not pay off.