Category: News & Politics

Charles Johnson Lost His Wife Suddenly in Child Birth — Now He Wants Change | NowThis

This man's wife died tragically after giving birth, even though she was perfectly healthy — now he's asking Congress to make sure that doesn't happen to anyone else. » Subscribe to NowThis: http://go.nowth.is/News_Subscribe Charles Johnson: He told me that my…

/ December 16, 2018
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What’s At Stake for Women’s Health in 2019 | NowThis

Title X, birth control, and Title IX are at stake in 2019 — here's what you should know about the future of women's health. » Subscribe to NowThis: http://go.nowth.is/News_Subscribe The midterms are over but there's still a lot of uncertainty…

/ December 15, 2018
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What ‘All Lives Matter’ Really Means in 2018 | Op-Ed | NowThis

The people who claim 'all lives matter' are suspiciously silent when it comes to refugees, asylum seekers, starving children, and victims of gun violence, according to Qasim Rashid. » Subscribe to NowThis: http://go.nowth.is/News_Subscribe Being pro-life and saying 'all lives matter'…

/ December 15, 2018
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Ibtihaj Muhammad on Competing in the Olympics During Trump Era | NowThis

Olympian Ibtihaj Muhammad says representing the U.S. during the Trump presidency was an opportunity to 'be unapologetic' about who she is. » Subscribe to NowThis: http://go.nowth.is/News_Subscribe Ibtihaj Muhammad: 'I qualified for the U.S. Olympic team at the height of the…

/ December 14, 2018
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‘Queer Eye’ Karamo Brown’s Tips for Dealing With Political Differences at the Holidays | NowThis

‘Queer Eye’ star Karamo Brown has some smart advice for dealing with family political differences during the holidays. » Subscribe to NowThis: http://go.nowth.is/News_Subscribe Nervous about discussing politics at the dinner table this holiday season? 'Queer Eye’s Karamo Brown has some…

/ December 14, 2018
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Republican Reps Question Google CEO Sundar Pichai Over ‘Bias’ Against GOP | NowThis

These GOP reps think Google has a 'bias' because they don't like the search results. » Subscribe to NowThis: http://go.nowth.is/News_Subscribe Confused Republican representatives in Congress confronted Google CEO Sundar Pichai about the company's 'bias' against Republicans because they don't like…

/ December 13, 2018
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Congress Was Confused by the Internet During Hearing With Google CEO | NowThis

Congress having no idea how the internet works, part II. » Subscribe to NowThis: http://go.nowth.is/News_Subscribe Google CEO Sundar Pichai was brought in for a hearing with members of Congress about political bias in search results. But as the hearing went…

/ December 13, 2018
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China Has Detained More Than a Million Muslims | Op-Ed | NowThis

China has detained more than a million Muslims in concentration camps — and no one is doing anything about it. » Subscribe to NowThis: http://go.nowth.is/News_Subscribe Aydin Anwar, Uyghur American Activist: 'Right now, China’s detained over a million Uyghurs and other…

/ December 13, 2018
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Who Is Roger Severino? Narrated by Pat Regan | NowThis

Roger Severino is the devout Catholic, conservative mastermind behind the Trump admin’s crusade against transgender Americans — even though his job is to protect the health and well-being of all citizens. Comedian Pat Regan explains how Severino overcame discrimination only…

/ December 12, 2018
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Chief of Staff on Acting Fast in Congress | Op-Ed | NowThis

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez took on Amazon, joined a sit-in outside Nancy Pelosi's office, and became an Instagram star — and all during her orientation week. Ocasio-Cortez’s chief of staff Saikat Chakrabarti relayed the whirlwind week. » Subscribe to NowThis: http://go.nowth.is/News_Subscribe Alexandria…

/ December 12, 2018
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How Russian & U.S. Christians Fight Progressivism | The Russia Desk | NowThis

Welcome the World Congress of Families conference: An international radical right wing conference that convenes to organize against the spread of progressive ideas. This is the backdrop by which American Christians learned to rationalize President Donald Trump’s behavior, take the…

/ December 11, 2018
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Secret Service Plans Facial Recognition Tech Around White House | NowThis

The White House might start using facial recognition tech — but the ACLU and experts have concerns. » Subscribe to NowThis: http://go.nowth.is/News_Subscribe The U.S. Secret Service (USSS) plans to pilot facial recognition tech around the White House, including surrounding public…

/ December 11, 2018
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Former Chipotle Employee Details Animal Abuse and Inhumane Practices | Op-Ed | NowThis

This former Chipotle manager saw animals living in inhumane conditions in one of the chain’s supplier farms — despite its claim to only serve ‘food with integrity.’ » Subscribe to NowThis: http://go.nowth.is/News_Subscribe Rachel Ziegler: 'Even when I was serving people…

/ December 11, 2018
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Why Politicians Need To Run On Climate Change | Op-Ed | NowThis

We can't give up on climate change prevention just because of who's in the White House — here's how cities can act now to save our planet, according to NYC Council Member Rafael L. Espinal Jr. » Subscribe to NowThis:…

/ December 10, 2018