Trump: 100 days that shook the world- and the activists fighting back

Three months in, the future is totally unpredictable. But a dramatic fightback is under way. Four activists tell us how they are adapting to the new normal Naomi Wolf, writer, political journalist and cofounder of DailyClout: Trump didnt do this. You did this. Your own inactivity brought us exactly here The first 100 days of…

‘Global gag rule’ could have dire impact in Latin american states, activists warn

Reinstatement of policy by Donald Trump could have chilling impact in region that already has high rates of teenage pregnancy and maternal mortality Donald Trumps reversal of abortion-related aid policy will have a chilling impact on Latin american states, say family-planning campaigners in a region that already has some of the worlds highest rates of…

House Republicans pass healthcare bill in first step toward replacing Obamacare

Partisan approval with one vote to spare sends American Health Care Act to uncertain fate in Senate, after negotiations reveal fissures in Republican party House Republican narrowly approved a controversial plan to dismantle the Affordable Care Act on Thursday, taking a significant first step toward fulfilling a seven-year promise to repeal and replace the 2010…

Tom Price resigns as health secretary over private flights and Trump criticism

Former Georgia congressman resigns after chairwoman says decision imminent, having apologized and refunded some costs The health and human services secretary, Tom Price, has resigned, after revelations that he spent more than $ 1m of taxpayers’ fund on traveling including chartered flights. Reports about such travel by Price and other cabinet members- including the EPA…

Trump: 100 days that shook the world- and the activists fighting back

Three months in, the future is totally unpredictable. But a dramatic fightback is under way. Four activists tell us how they are adapting to the new normal Naomi Wolf, author, political journalist and cofounder of DailyClout: Trump didnt do this. You did this. Your own inaction brought us precisely here The first 100 days of…

US economy grows 3% in third one-quarter despite twin hurricanes

Figures beat analysts expectations and come despite hiring slump that followed Irma and Harvey The US economy shook off the impact of two major hurricanes in the third one-quarter growing at a robust 3 %, the commerce department reported Friday. Steady spending from consumers and businesses over the quarter helped the economy to beat economic…

Daughter of Haitians, 10, advises Trump to extend families’ protected status

Ronyde Christina Pontieux issues video calling on chairman not to divide households like hers by aiming protections: They are hardworking, honest people Any 10 -year-old who records her own video address to a United States president is usually attempting high marks in fifth grade civics. For Ronyde Christina Ponthieux, the message is still much poignant-…

Trump must answer for the deaths of thousands in Puerto Rico | Richard Wolffe

Hurricane Maria killed more Americans than the 9/11 terrorist attacks but Trump claims that the Federal Emergency Management Agenecy did a fantastic job They say the definition of lunacy is do the same thing over and over and expecting different outcomes. At the start of this year’s hurricane season, it’s already clear that the Trump…

Trump: 100 days that shook the world- and the activists opposing back

Three months in, the future is totally unpredictable. But a dramatic fightback is under way. Four activists tell us how they are adapting to the new normal Naomi Wolf, author, political journalist and cofounder of DailyClout: Trump didnt do this. You did this. Your own inactivity brought us precisely here The first 100 days of…

Republican push ahead with plans to hinder insurance coverage for abortions

A proposed bill would enforce a far-reaching prohibit on private insurance coverage for abortions under Obamacare, and could see tens of thousands lose out Republicans in Congress are advancing a bill that imposes a far-reaching prohibition on private insurance coverage for abortion services for as long as the Affordable Care Act remains in effect and…