Tag: Elizabeth Warren

Major Pro-Choice Protests Planned Nationally to #StopTheBans and Protect Abortion Rights

(Photo credit: ACLU Utah) Today more than 50 organizations, including the American Civil Liberties Union and NARAL Pro-Choice America, are participating in #StopTheBans protests across the United States starting at noon. The planned protests are in almost all 50 states. The rallies come after several states infamously passed draconian so-called “pro-life” bills…

Sen. Cory Booker Announces 2020 Presidential Campaign

New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker is the latest Democrat to enter the race for president of the United States. Booker shared a video announcement on his Twitter page Friday morning, the first day of Black History Month. “We are better when we help each other,” Booker says. “I believe that…

One 'Pocahontas' is Real, The Other Isn't

In a rebuttal to President Trump’s ridiculing of her as “fake Pocahontas,” Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) has released a DNA test that shows “strong evidence” she has Native-American heritage. Meanwhile, House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy’s family benefited from a U.S. program for minorities based on the doubtful claim his brother-in-law…

Trump Continues to Disparage Women and Mocks #MeToo

At his Great Falls, Mont., rally yesterday, President Trump doled out insults to Rep. Maxine Waters, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, Hillary Clinton and survivors of sexual harassment and assault — as if he didn’t care that his “grab ’em by the p***y” comments and assaults weren’t part a catalyst for the…

Who Will Benefit From Marijuana Legalization

As the debate over the legalization of marijuana rolls on, the right now seems to be more open to the possible reality that prohibition has reached its final chapter. For the first time we are seeing members of Congress from both sides coming together to craft legislation to decriminalize this…