NDSU Alumni Dual Set for Friday

The North Dakota State wrestling team will host an exhibition alumni dual on Friday, Nov. 2, at 6:30 p.m. in the Bison Sports Arena to open the 2012-13 season. Decorated alumni of the Bison wrestling program will match up with members of the current NDSU squad. Notable alumni competing include: Click Here: camiseta rosario central […]

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Marijuana politics evolving in red states

Supporters and opponents of legalizing marijuana are preparing to fight over ballot measures in half a dozen states this year, shifting the political battleground away from traditionally liberal states and into some of the country’s most conservative areas. Two measures are already scheduled to appear on November ballots: Michigan voters will decide whether to become […]

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Trump Taxpayer-Funded Coal and Nuclear Bailout Decried as 'Breathtaking Abuse of Authority'

Environmental advocates on Friday responded with outrage to confirmation from the White House that President Donald Trump has ordered Energy Secretary Rick Perry to plot what’s being called an “unprecedented intervention” by the federal government to bail out financially strapped coal and nuclear power plants that can’t compete with the renewable energy sector. “The taxpayers […]

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'Shameless Capitulation to Amazon': Seattle Lawmakers Repeal Tax Aimed at Tackling Homelessness

The people of Seattle rose up in protest on Tuesday as the City Council caved to Amazon’s “corporate bullying” and voted to repeal a recently-approved tax on local businesses that aimed to help alleviate the city’s homelessness crisis. The council voted 7-2 to reverse the tax measure, while activists at the meeting reportedly chanted, “Housing […]

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'Both Illegal and Unconstitutional': Trump Brazenly Suggests Immediate Deportations, Zero Due Process

President Donald Trump on Sunday called for immediately deporting immigrants—a group he referred to people who “invade our country”—without due process. The ACLU hit back at president’s proposal, calling it “both illegal and unconstitutional,” as the right to due process extends to those who’ve entered the U.S. without documentation. At roughly 11am, Trump sent out […]

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Advocates Applaud San Francisco's Limited Voting Rights for Non-Citizens as City Addresses Fears of Federal Response

San Francisco officials began registering non-U.S. citizens to vote in school board elections this week, reasoning that parents whose children are educated there should have a say in how the schools are run—but fears about the federal government’s potential response to the new limited voting rights of non-citizens has led the city to enact a […]

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Bernie Sanders: Trump Attack on Breastfeeding Resolution Shows White House's "Slavish Devotion to Corporate Profits"

After reporting by the New York Times on Sunday detailed the Trump administration’s attempt to reward infant formula manufacturers by opposing a World Health Assembly resolution that called on nations to “protect, promote, and support breastfeeding” as the healthiest option for children, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) said the White House’s efforts clearly show its “slavish […]

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'Dumbest Policy in the World': Report Details How Canada's Massive Fossil Fuel Subsidies Undermine Climate Action

“What’s the dumbest policy in the world? Public cash for oil and gas!” That’s according to Patrick DeRochie, Climate & Energy program manager for the Canadian group Environmental Defence, who wrote Monday about a new report that aims to shed light on the Canadian government’s hundreds of millions dollars in subsidies to the fossil fuel […]

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