The Real News / 1 February 2017

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  • Thousands Rally Against Trump’s Orders Against Refugees, Muslims and Immigrants (http://therealnews
    TRNN speaks to advocates who say Trump is targeting refugees from countries where the US has carried out military interventions or backed authoritarian regimes
  • Amid Ongoing Protests, Trump Fires Acting Attorney General for Refusing to Enforce Immigrant Ban (http://therealnews
    TRNN brings you the latest developments in the ongoing resistance against Trump’s ban on Muslim refugees
  • Trump Set to Rollback Financial Regulation Passed After the 2008 Crisis (http://therealnews
    By refusing to challenge Clinton and Bush-era deregulation and also explain the causes of the financial crisis to the public, the Democrats failed to build a defense against what the new administration is about to do, says former financial regulator Bill Black
  • Baltimore City Councilers Slam Maryland State Democrat’s Plan to Block Local Minimum Wage Increases (http://therealnews
    Progressive members of the Baltimore City Council are calling for mass opposition to a proposal to take away the authority of local jurisdictions to pass higher minimum wage laws – laws passed in over a dozen states nationwide and backed by the conservative lobbying group ALEC
  • How the Small Business Administration Will Be Used to Destroy Regulations (http://therealnews
    Former financial regulator Bill Black says Linda McMahon’s career involved exploiting workers as independent contractors and sabotaging small businesses
  • British Trident Missile Test Misfired Near Florida p1x2 (http://therealnews
    David Webb of the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament says the Houses of Parliament debated renewing its nuclear weapons system without any knowledge of the dangerous incident
  • Declining Cost of Renewables Will Challenge Trump’s Promise to Bring Back Jobs Through Coal (http://therealnews
    America First Energy Plan is replacing the former administration’s Clean Power Plan, whose benefits outweighed costs and would not have been a challenge on growth, says Yale professor Kenneth Gillingham
  • Torture as Standard Operating Procedure: Trump’s New Executive Order (http://therealnews
    Torture isn’t a policy matter; it’s a legal matter, and torture is illegal, according to Noor Zafar of the Center for Constitutional Rights

Though our broadcast of The Real News is limited to 1 hour, we’d also like to share these additional features with you that can be viewed via the following links…

  • British Trident Missile Test Misfired Near Florida p2x2 (https://www
    David Webb of the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament says the Houses of Parliament debated renewing its nuclear weapons system without any knowledge of the dangerous incident
  • Indigenous Leaders Call for Mass Resistance Against Trump’s Orders to Revive Oil Pipelines (http://therealnews
    Native groups and environmentalists have called for civil disobedience against Trump’s resumption of Keystone and Dakota Access, two of the largest fossil fuel extraction projects in history
  • Before Obama Left Office, He Gave Domestic Agencies Warrantless Access to NSA Surveillance (http://therealnews
    By allowing access to NSA data, the FBI and other agencies can look for criminal activity without reasonable suspicion or going to a judge, says The Intercept’s Alex Emmons
  • Mexican President Faces Crisis of Legitimacy Following Trump Feud (http://therealnews
    The end of NAFTA and the building of a wall along with a resurgent left movement in Mexico gives an opportunity for the nation to turn away from the neoliberal fantasy of North American integration, says Professor John Ackerman
  • Trump’s ‘Global Gag Order’ Will See Countless Women Lose Access to Essential Health Services
    A number of organizations will reluctantly obey the gag order because they are in need of U.S. funding in order to financially survive – Panel with Shannon Kowalski of International Women’s Health Coalition and Dilly Severin of the International Family Planning Coalition Communicators
  • Executive Order on Pipelines Will Benefit Billionaire Trump Donor (http://therealnews
    Harold Hamm is the CEO of a major fracking company that would see its product flow through the Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipelines, says DeSmogBlog’s Steve Horn


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