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The Trump administration is trying to use the Scott Warren case to scare activists. It's not working. http://bit.ly/2Xgo7A1
The Pentagon isn't prepared to battle climate change, a new report says http://ow.ly/KXnQ30oWEHi
A nasty swine flu in China means big trouble for US farmers http://bit.ly/2ZvGYEV
A bombshell ProPublica investigation shows how sheriffs in Alabama pocketed public money, fudged financial reports, wasted sheriff’s office funds, and destroyed or stole public property after losing reelection. http://ow.ly/gMuz30oWEHh
“The law is clearly being used in a blatantly racially discriminatory manner...There is no legitimate need for this ordinance beyond racially motivated animus.” http://ow.ly/517y30oWEHg
Racist laws took the vote away from prisoners. After serving time, one man is fighting to give it back to them. http://ow.ly/mA3O30oWEHf
"Taylor’s not ill-intentioned at all; in fact, it’s quite the opposite. Allies aren’t bad people, no, no, no. It’s just that right now LGBTQ people don’t need allies. We need accomplices." http://ow.ly/6gsx30oWEHe
Legal experts say that Kamala Harris may have crossed a dangerous line. http://ow.ly/7e8830oWEHc
“Two years later, they should have done this work. They should know who they’ve killed.” http://ow.ly/tGyN30oWEHb
The House Intelligence Committee held its first-ever hearing on deepfakes Thursday, probing the implications of AI technology that can create realistic, counterfeit videos. http://ow.ly/lxFU30oWEHa
Classic Trump, venal and dangerous. http://ow.ly/jGzG50uEVru
Mother Jones reporter @Edwin_D_Rios walked around San Francisco with the star and director of "The Last Black Man of San Francisco," a movie about the black people who’ve been gentrified out of the city over the past half-century: http://ow.ly/tXjT30oWEH9
These responses are incredible. https://www.motherjones.com/politics/2019/06/meghan-mccain-asked-twitter-for-fathers-day-dad-stories-thousands-of-people-replied/
How Russia can spend money to influence the election—legally: 1. Foreign contributions through US subsidiaries 2. Online ads that promote/smear candidates 3. Online issue-based ads 4. Propping up US extremists to influence elections 5. Foreign media ads http://ow.ly/UBI430oWEH8
RT @MotherJonesWire: Meghan McCain Asked Twitter for Father’s Day Dad Stories. Thousands of People Replied. http://bit.ly/2KkQsz7
Albania's conservative party paid $600,000 to an ex-Trump aide. Prosecutors in Albania just announced plans to file criminal charges against the head of the party. http://ow.ly/UoZl30oWEH7
Elizabeth Warren has a plan for winning the White House, and right now it's working http://ow.ly/Xcoi30oWEH6
Mexico just released that secret deal Trump bragged about. Read it here. http://ow.ly/t5Kg50uESbL
Remember when Trump waved a paper at reporters and said it was a secret deal with Mexico? Here it is. http://bit.ly/2WM30Sd
COVER STORY: America is more involved in Syria than anyone understands. I saw it firsthand. http://ow.ly/d2Hy30oWEH5
Sen. Elizabeth Warren released a plan to close the racial wealth gap by issuing $7 billion in grants to entrepreneurs of color. The grants could be used for startup capital to support an estimated 100,000 new minority-owned businesses. http://ow.ly/kKYG30oWEH4
The White House sent the weirdest Flag Day tweet—and the internet can't stop laughing http://bit.ly/2WF4n52
Chris Vickery, the director of cyber-risk research at UpGuard, a cybersecurity services firm, tweeted that he had found an unlocked online repository that contained what he said were passwords for touchscreen voting machines. http://ow.ly/4WRD30oWEH3
Here's the Harriet Tubman $20 bill that Trump killed http://ow.ly/xdjd30oWEH1
That controversial GOP gerrymandering guru? Three big Supreme Court cases hinge on his work. http://ow.ly/Bw1M30oWEGZ
Ayanna Pressley wants to ditch an old anti-abortion law. House Democrats aren't listening. http://bit.ly/2wT6Y0F
Former ICE director Thomas Homan will be Trump's new White House “border czar” http://bit.ly/2WGk4Zy
Space Force yes! Baby nukes no! What Congress is sticking in the Pentagon budget. http://bit.ly/2WD0bCF
Elizabeth Warren has a plan for winning the White House, and right now it's working http://bit.ly/2wRJcCi
A bombshell ProPublica investigation shows how sheriffs in Alabama pocketed public money, fudged financial reports, wasted sheriff’s office funds, and destroyed or stole public property after losing reelection. http://bit.ly/2wTSzBh
A researcher found a bunch of voting machine passwords online http://bit.ly/2WEQ6oV
@ewarren just released a plan to close the racial wealth gap by issuing $7 billion in grants to entrepreneurs of color. The grants could be used for startup capital to support an estimated 100,000 new minority-owned businesses. http://bit.ly/2wRIK74
The inevitable Phase 2 of 'Foreigndirtgate' took place this morning: Trump now insists that “of course” he would alert the FBI if approached with damaging information on his political rivals. http://bit.ly/2WCYcOJ
Start here before you dig into this eye-opening longread. 👇 http://bit.ly/2wRF45g
In our latest issue, @jpbrammer dug into the messy history of "Latinx" to better understand his own complex identity. Don't miss his essay: http://bit.ly/2XganFy
“Taylor Swift is at her best when she’s her exaggerated self...But 'You Need to Calm Down' has no semblance of that. Instead it comes off like another Pride campaign tailored to make money off of queer people,” writes Mother Jones' @samvantheman. http://bit.ly/2X9lOio
ICE is sending asylum-seekers to the private prison where Mother Jones exposed abuse http://bit.ly/2WKrxM8
Some good news: A worker at Universal Orlando Resort knew just what to do when she saw a 9-year-old autistic boy sobbing and struggling to breathe. She got down on the floor with him, rested next to him, and helped him breathe again. http://bit.ly/2MOqOEY
“The law is clearly being used in a blatantly racially discriminatory manner...There is no legitimate need for this ordinance beyond racially motivated animus.” http://bit.ly/2ZqBb3f
Here's the Harriet Tubman $20 bill that Trump killed http://bit.ly/2WLi6w5
Here's the investigation. Thank you for supporting Mother Jones! http://bit.ly/2WCa9Eo
Washington and Moscow are on opposite sides of the Syrian conflict. Except when they're not. http://bit.ly/2WN5uV1
RT @samvantheman: Ok I love this new Taylor song. It's a classic Swifty pop earworm. But something about the message felt off to me, and so…
Our recent investigation into America's role in the Syrian civil war was expensive. Including on-the-ground reporting costs, insurance, editing, and fact-checking, we spent roughly $400,000 to produce the story—funded in large part by reader donations. http://bit.ly/2ZwrbWt
Hey, Taylor Swift, LGBTQ people don't need an ally. We need an accomplice. http://bit.ly/2WKA0iy
“Two years later, they should have done this work. They should know who they’ve killed.” http://bit.ly/2WLFCZy
A bombshell ProPublica investigation shows how sheriffs in Alabama pocketed public money, fudged financial reports, wasted sheriff’s office funds, and destroyed or stole public property after losing reelection. http://bit.ly/2MNKmti
Space Force yes! Baby nukes no! What Congress is sticking in the Pentagon budget. http://bit.ly/2Zz7BZN
More like YUM-mus amiright? (We're sorry.) http://bit.ly/2Xcaty1
Chris Vickery, the director of cyber-risk research at UpGuard, a cybersecurity services firm, tweeted last week that he had found an unlocked online repository that contained what he said were passwords for touchscreen voting machines. http://bit.ly/2ZrmSvy
RT @MotherJones: This was a stunning moment. @AOC blasted Trump officials today for their effort to add a citizenship question to the 2020…
This story is completely insane and just... wow. https://www.motherjones.com/politics/2019/06/behind-the-lines-syria-part-one/ via @MotherJones
More extraordinary journalism from @shane_bauer and a brilliant team at @MotherJones -- you already knew that Syria is a human catastrophe, but you may not understand our nation's role in it. https://twitter.com/MotherJones/status/1138756730714841090
ICE is sending asylum-seekers to the private prison where Mother Jones exposed abuse https://www.motherjones.com/politics/2019/06/ice-is-sending-asylum-seekers-to-the-private-prison-where-mother-jones-exposed-abuse/ via @MotherJones
RT @MotherJones: Trump’s own polling data shows he’s in deep trouble. Here’s how he reportedly tried to bury it. http://bit.ly/2F4qCv2
RT @aaronwiener: Scoop from @nlanard: ICE is sending asylum-seekers to the private prison in Louisiana where @MotherJones exposed rampant a…
 
 
 
 
 
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