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9.19.19

Vape Is Dead. Long Live Sprape?

An over-the-counter nicotine spray might be coming for e-cigarettes' throne.

9.12.19

Teens Use Tobacco as Much as They Vape—But, OK! Ban Flavored Juul Pods!

Weird how the Trump administration isn't going after the tobacco industry, which spent $23 million in lobbying last year.

8.16.19

Trump Is Scaring Immigrants Away from Healthcare Services to Help the Rich

The new public charge rule was created to isolate working class people from the healthcare benefits they need to survive.

8.12.19

The Trump Administration Just Gutted the Endangered Species Act

The Trump Administration released sweeping regulations to weaken the law credited with saving the bald eagle and the grizzly bear.

6.5.19

YouTube Is Finally Banning Nazis, Holocaust Denial, and Sandy Hook Truthers

YouTube says it will “remove content denying that well-documented violent events took place.”

5.21.19

The EPA's Lies About Air Pollution Are Killing Americans

In its latest move to protect industry, the government has ensured that we'll see more deaths from asthma, heart problems and cognitive degeneration.

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1.31.19

I Was Pulled Off a Bus and Humiliated by US Border Patrol

The author of a viral Twitter thread talks about how his run-in with aggressive law enforcement officers who he says called him an 'illegal.'

6.20.18

Congress can't figure out a solution to the family separation crisis

On Tuesday, Trump even suggested that the debate over immigration could continue indefinitely.

6.2.18

Fighting for likes

Kathleen Wynne has had to reckon with her likability this Ontario election. Days before voting, she conceded defeat.

3.27.18

Trump's transgender military ban is stressing out deployed soldiers

Trump's transgender military ban isn't a ban yet.

1.19.18

On Abortion, Trudeau Has Given Religious Groups the Controversy Many Wanted

Conservatives are outraged by the Liberal government’s recent move.

10.11.17

Trump Reportedly Asked for More Nukes Because of a Powerpoint Graph

The president was apparently dismayed at the downward trend showing a drop in the stockpile since the late 1960s.

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