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Minister urges Sturgeon to ‘respect democracy’ ahead of IndyRef3 speech

A minister in the government suggested that Nicola Sturgeon (Scotland’s first minister) is not respecting democracy during her bid for a second independence referendum. Sturgeon will soon reveal her plans to push for another referendum. She is expected to explain how she plans on holding a vote without permission of Westminster. Tech minister Chris Philp […]

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This Country Is a Living Nightmare

There’s however one true factor to be mentioned of a rustic whose highest courtroom, from which there isn’t a recourse and virtually absolutely staffed by a fanatical majority appointed by two presidents who misplaced the favored vote, sweeps apart the hard-fought rights of half its residents in a day. There’s one factor to be mentioned […]

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War in Ukraine Is Nowhere Near Ending. Here Are Possible Paths Ahead.

When Russia invaded Ukraine on February twenty fourth, I used to be easing my method into a brand new job and within the throes of the instructing 12 months. However that struggle shortly hijacked my life. I spend most of my day poring over a number of newspapers, magazines, blogs, and the Twitter feeds of […]

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Cornyn Mocks Obama’s Thoughts on SCOTUS Abortion Ruling, Says “Now Do Plessy”

Republican Sen. John Cornyn (Texas) recently wrote a tweet in support of the Supreme Court’s anti-abortion decision in which he appeared to advocate for far right justices to reexamine cases on racial segregation as well. Cornyn was responding a tweet from former President Barack Obama, who chastised the court for its reversal of “nearly 50 […]

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Self-Determination Has Been Wrenched Away From Half the US Population

The Supreme Court has reversed a fundamental constitutional right for the first time in American history. “We hold that Roe and Casey must be overruled,” Samuel Alito wrote for the majority of five right-wing zealots on the court in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization. They held that “procuring an abortion is not a fundamental […]

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People of Color Will Be Most Impacted by the Overturn of “Roe”

On Friday, the conservative-led Supreme Court ruled 6-3 to uphold a Mississippi law that bans abortion after 15-weeks of pregnancy. It voted 5-4 to overturn it. Roe v. Wade. Chief Justice John Roberts supported the Mississippi law, but not its overturning Roe. Since Friday, at least nine states have banned abortion. 17 more are expected […]

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AOC Calls for Supreme Court Justices to Be Impeached

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-New York), called Sunday’s interview for three far-right Supreme Court justices being impeached on the basis of their votes to overturn Roe v. WadeThey broke promises they made under penalty of perjury during their confirmation hearings. Ocasio-Cortez raising on NBC’s Meet the PressSenators Susan Collins (R.-Maine), and Sen. Joe Manchin, (D.West Virginia) […]

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Ilhan Omar Urges Impeachment Investigations Into Right-Wing Justices

Rep. Ilhan Omar on Sunday demanded that the U.S. House launch impeachment probes into right-wing Supreme Court justices as part of a broader plan to reform the nation’s chief judicial body following its decision to end the constitutional right to abortion. Omar (D-Minn.), the whip for the Congressional Progressive Caucus, argued that Justice Clarence Thomas […]

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NATO Will Increase Ranks of “High-Readiness” Forces by 650 Percent

The head of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization announced Monday that the military alliance will dramatically increase the ranks of its high-readiness forces from 40,000 at present to “well over 300,000” — a 650% boost — as Russia’s invasion of Ukraine rages on for the fifth consecutive month. NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg painted the planned […]

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Abortion Providers in Wisconsin Will Be Granted Clemency, Gov. Tony Evers Says

The Wisconsin Governor. Tony Evers (D), condemned the Supreme Court’s recent decision to upend abortion protections across the nation and promised to legal protect anyone who is charged under the 1849 anti-abortion laws that could be in effect in Wisconsin. At a political rally on Saturday, as Democrats in Wisconsin were gathering in La Crosse […]

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