New EPA Administrator Quickly Strips Reporting Requirements For Fossil Fuel industry (VIDEO)

New EPA Administrator Quickly Strips Reporting Requirements For Fossil Fuel industry (VIDEO)

It should come as no surprise by now that the objective of President Donald Trump’s new cabinet is to unravel and de-legitimize vital federal programs that regulate standards on industry and protect our natural resources. The GOP-controlled Congress is all too happy to go along with this, of course, since it fulfills an eight-year wish […]

With Republicans At The REINS, Our Fundamental Protections Are Under Siege (VIDEO)

With Republicans At The REINS, Our Fundamental Protections Are Under Siege (VIDEO)

If there is one thing we can count on Republicans to be consistent about, it’s the incessant calls for repeal of “job-killing regulations.” We know, though, it has nothing to do with jobs, but about protecting billionaire lobbyists and the corporations they work for. Recently, the Republican-controlled House of Representatives passed a bill to repeal future standards […]

Half Of All Species Could Be Extinct By The End Of The Century (VIDEO)

Half Of All Species Could Be Extinct By The End Of The Century (VIDEO)

Currently, one in five species on Earth faces extinction.  According to the Biological Extinction Conference held at the Vatican last week, that percentage will rise to 50% by the end of the century unless we take immediate urgent action to curb emissions of carbon and other greenhouse gases. Biologist Paul Ehrlich of Stanford University in California says: “Rich western […]

States’ Republicans Want To Criminalize Peaceful Protest (VIDEO)

States’ Republicans Want To Criminalize Peaceful Protest (VIDEO)

Been to any rallies or protests lately? Have you participated in any of the myriad marches happening all over the country? Would you still go if it were illegal? Would you go if there was chance you could be locked up for someone else’s inappropriate behavior? We all know by now how successful the Women’s […]

Democrats Chose The Establishment Over Progressive Ideals For DNC Chair (VIDEO)

Democrats Chose The Establishment Over Progressive Ideals For DNC Chair (VIDEO)

Please note: The opinions expressed in this article are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect that of Liberal America.  The fight for the soul of the Democratic Party just got a lot tougher. The Democratic National Committee voted on several key provisions that would set the party agenda going into next year’s midterm […]

Trump Rescinds Obama-Era Protections For Transgender Students (VIDEO)

Trump Rescinds Obama-Era Protections For Transgender Students (VIDEO)

First they came for those who receive health insurance through the Affordable Care Act. Then they came for those trying to enter from Muslim countries. Then they came for undocumented Americans. Next they came for the “lying media.” Now, the Trump administration is coming for transgender students. A few months before the 2016 election, President […]

Don’t Get Used To Unlimited Internet – Trump Aims To Curb Your Access (VIDEO)

Don’t Get Used To Unlimited Internet – Trump Aims To Curb Your Access (VIDEO)

When former Federal Communications Commission Chair Tom Wheeler resigned his post the day of Donald Trump’s inauguration, many advocates of net neutrality started writing epitaphs for the free and open internet. That’s because when Wheeler, a former telecommunications lobbyist, proposed during his tenure to loosen net neutrality rules so telecom giants could enjoy more profit shares, […]

Conservatives Lie And Deny Climate Change – Math Can’t (VIDEO)

Conservatives Lie And Deny Climate Change – Math Can’t (VIDEO)

Conservatives love to dismiss the exigencies of climate change with a swipe of their hands, and with claims that the jury is still out on whether or not human activity is responsible for it or not. As with many other pesky facts, conservatives are immune to reason. They don’t respond to the fact that 99 […]

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