The media has done a poor job of questioning the Florida governor, but the few explanations he’s given are shocking.
— Read on www.thenation.com/article/politics/ron-desantis-excuse-kidnapping-migrants/
A group of prominent Wyoming attorneys and retired judges called on congressional candidate Harriet Hageman to stop spreading misinformation about the 2020 election in a Sept. 12 letter.
— Read on oilcity.news/community/wyoming-community-2/2022/09/26/wyoming-lawyers-judges-slam-hagemans-rigged-election-stance/
For the past two years Jan Gautam has been filling in sporadically as a housekeeper at hotels in Orlando, Florida, run by Interessant Hotels & Resort Management, or IHRMC.
— Read on edition.cnn.com/2022/09/26/business/desantis-florida-business-owners/
With Giorgia Meloni’s party leading in polls ahead of Sunday’s election, the Italian far right is edging closer to power.
— Read on www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2022/09/giorgia-meloni-italy-election-fascism-mussolini/671515/
“This is an opportunity to realize how big this movement is against our kids and how much we need to fight,” Reshma Saujani told Insider.
— Read on www.businessinsider.com/girls-who-code-founder-speaks-out-banning-books-schools-2022-9
‘The Monster’: Former GOP lawmaker reveals shocking data of calls to and from the White House from Jan. 6 attackers
— Read on www.rawstory.com/january-6-phone-call-links/
Corporations are using rising costs as an excuse to increase their prices even higher, resulting in record profits. We need limited price controls to break this cycle
— Read on www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2022/sep/25/inflation-price-controls-robert-reich
DeSantis pushing Christian nationalism has Florida newspaper warning of white supremacy
— Read on www.rawstory.com/ron-desantis-christian-nationalism/
“We celebrate the rich heritage of the American story,” a narrator says, over footage of a drilling rig in Russia’s Volgograd region.
— Read on www.huffpost.com/entry/house-republicans-commitment-to-america-stock-footage-russia-ukraine_n_632dc7afe4b0d12b5404bab1
Years before Ron DeSantis’ Martha’s Vineyard stunt, the then-president asked his team to take migrants suspected of violence and bus them to blue states and metropolitan areas
— Read on www.rollingstone.com/politics/politics-news/trump-desantis-immigration-marthas-vineyard-sanctuary-cities-1234599500/
State Comparison Tool — Mapping Police Violence
— Read on mappingpoliceviolence.us/states
In all, the payments approved Wednesday are equivalent to 30% of the city’s annual $82 million budget to cover the cost of police misconduct lawsuits.
— Read on news.wttw.com/2022/09/21/chicago-pay-25m-settle-3-police-misconduct-cases
It is unclear if there will be legal repercussions from her failure to appear.
— Read on news.yahoo.com/former-trump-attorney-sydney-powell-210641587.html
Philadephia police officer Eric Ruch Jr. shot an unarmed black motorist dead, seconds after arriving at the scene of a 2017 car accident. A federal jury found him guilty of voluntary manslaughter on Wednesday and he faces up to 20 years imprisonment. Ruch, 34, dropped his head and cried upon hearing the verdict Wednesday, The…
— Read on boingboing.net/2022/09/22/philly-cop-eric-ruch-convicted-of-voluntary-manslaughter-after-shooting-and-killing-unarmed-black-motorist.html
New York Attorney General Letitia James is suing Donald Trump, his three eldest children, and the Trump Organization following a civil investigation into allegations of fraud. Ms James said that a lawsuit had been filed against the former US president for “violating the law as part of his efforts to generate profits for himself, his family, and his company.” The twice-impeached president “falsely inflated his net worth by billions of dollars to unjustly enrich himself,” aided by Donald Trump Jr, Ivanka Trump, and Eric Trump, according to the attorney general. Click here to sign up to our newsletters.. See more videos about Videos, U.S. Politics, U.S. Department of Justice, Donald Trump, News, Politics.
— Read on flipboard.com/video/independent/301c688bad
The Georgia secretary of state’s office has described the copying of data from Coffee County’s election system as an “alleged unauthorized access.”
— Read on www.huffpost.com/entry/georgia-election-security-breach-cathy-latham_n_6329ae0fe4b07198f01298df
Why is Gov. Ron DeSantis relocating Texas migrants, but letting Florida businesses keep using illegal labor?. See more videos about Videos, Florida, Texas, Orlando, Orange County (Fla.), Central Florida.
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The land of the free is heading for ‘developing country’ status, based on a UN index that ranks quality of life. The UK’s not doing much better, writes Arwa Mahdawi
— Read on www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2022/sep/21/us-un-living-standards-sustainable-development-goals