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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 17:36:35 +0000
The debate focused on trade deals signed by the US and their effects on the country's working class, particularly in swing states OH, MI, and PA.
The post TPP And Trade Take Center Stage At First Presidential Debate appeared first on Shadowproof.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 15:31:55 +0000
Federal officials accused imprisoned CIA whistleblower Jeffrey Sterling of lying about his medical condition, even as he endures pain and suffering.
The post Bureau Of Prisons Contends CIA Whistleblower Jeffrey Sterling Is Lying About Heart Problems appeared first on Shadowproof.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 15:31:27 +0000
Shadowproof exchanged letters with CIA Whistleblower Jeffrey Sterling to bring more attention to his mistreatment in federal prison.
The post Letter From CIA Whistleblower Jeffrey Sterling Details Federal Prison’s Scandalous Treatment appeared first on Shadowproof.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 22:08:33 +0000
Samantha Power and others accused Russia of barbarism and war crimes before walking out of the emergency UN meeting they convened, and more in our round-up.
The post Samantha Power’s Rhetoric Endangers Peace Talks; Nusra Interview Claims US & Israeli Support appeared first on Shadowproof.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:14:32 +0000
US Senator Lindsey Graham pressured Defense Secretary Ash Carter and General Joseph Dunford for military intervention in Syria.
The post Senator Graham, Secretary Carter, and General Dunford on Military Plans for Raqqa and Assad appeared first on Shadowproof.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 16:35:27 +0000
Guitarist and singer-songwriter Moe Shinola of Kansas City, Missouri, produced a protest song to coincide with the launch of the national prison labor strike on September 9. Called “Abolish Legal Slavery,” it specifically highlights what Shinola described as the “corporate exploitation of prison labor” and the “prisoner exception to the
The post Protest Song Of The Week: ‘Abolish Legal Slavery’ By Moe Shinola appeared first on Shadowproof.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 15:21:46 +0000
Using video, audio, and written word, Shadowproof columnist Roqayah Chamseddine will profile a Muslim American every week, but we need our readers' help.
The post Help Fund Roqayah Chamseddine’s New Project Dismantling Muslim Caricatures appeared first on Shadowproof.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 23:05:00 +0000
Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein was escorted off Hofstra University’s campus just hours before the first presidential debate of the general election. The escort was part of the Commission on Presidential Debates’ exclusion of her campaign from the debate. At a demonstration and press conference outside the university after
The post Debate Commission Enforces Exclusion By Having Jill Stein Escorted Off Hofstra appeared first on Shadowproof.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 18:13:03 +0000
According to the data, over 900 more black men were murdered in 2015 than 2014, their deaths mostly the result of gun violence.
The post FBI: Murder Rate Up Over 10% Due To Increased Killings Of Black Men appeared first on Shadowproof.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 17:21:15 +0000
The Free Alabama Movement put out a statement suggesting the guards at Holman correctional facility in Alabama went on strike.
The post Guards May Have Gone On Strike At Holman Correctional Facility In Alabama appeared first on Shadowproof.