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Davina Vs. Goliath

(For the purpose of greater clarity and succinctness, I have excerpted sections and lightly edited a blog by Jonathan Cook on consortiumnews.com, 10/01/19)  She is a Ready-made Davina Confronting a Corporate Goliath. The sixteen-year old Swede, Greta Thunberg, and her generation are living on a dying planet, a planet the older generation – through their…

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Read this and cry happy tears

Okay, read this story and feel free to weep afterwards. This is a beautiful bit of real history, and it is the way we should be treating refugees here. Damn you, tRump, and all the others who have made “America” a synonym for cruelty. May we someday find our own Egberts to take charge. From…

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Greta Thunberg

This Small Activist Makes a Big Difference Virtual News2 with host and commentator, Marc Keyser   View this post on Instagram   Greta Thunberg, a 15-year-old climate activist from Sweden, shamed officials from nearly 200 countries for not being ‘mature enough’ to address climate change 👏 (via @democracynow ) A post shared by NowThis (@nowthisnews)…

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Trump: President Herod

Know anyone who still thinks that Trump is (somehow) a Christian? Well, here’s something to tell them. Yet another child has died at the border—on Christmas Day. It was an eight-year-old boy who had committed no other crime that having been taken by his parents to another country in search of sanctuary. Let me repeat…

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ICE: Prepare To Melt

Could ICE…a.k.a., Immigration and Customs Enforcement…melt down into a tired little puddle? It just might happen, according to Sean McElwee. Writing in The Nation, McElwee looks at the growing rage against ICE in the country, and at the number of political figures who are calling for it to be shut down entirely. His conclusion, it…

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Children As Their Own Lawyers

In Trump’s immigration nightmare, toddlers in “tender age prisons” are supposed to be their own lawyers in court   By Marc Keyser Families ripped apart and children put in cages, which the Trump administration calls “Tender age prisons.” A new federal court ruling effectively states that undocumented minors are not entitled to legal representation in…

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June 30 Rally For Families

On June 30, there were rallies all over America for immigrant children and immigrant rights. Hundreds of thousands of people showed up in all 50 states and in city after city. We had one such rally here in Albuquerque and our own Matt Blanchfield was there. He sent us these amazing photos of good, honest,…

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God What a Moral Monster!

By Marc Keyser, TheResistance.Blog Trump caves in to public pressure and ends his Family Separation Policy at the border. Mr. Trump you lied again when you said, “We all very much have the same views, we want to keep families together.” Why then Mr. President did you separate some 2,000 children from their parents at…

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We’re Looking For A Few Good Reads

Once more, we’ve had a busy week on the web. Trump and his minions have provided us with no end of reports to follow…and be appalled by. Particularly compelling have been the endless stories arising from the separation of children from their parents at the border. Among the stories we’re following on this topic are:…

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