REPUBLICANS OPPOSE KRISTEN CLARKE FOR TOP CIVIL RIGHTS JOB AT DOJ IN LATEST ATTACK ON VOTING RIGHTS
Republican senators in Washington are attempting to block Kristen Clarke, a prominent voting rights advocate, from a top Justice Department position. The Senate Judiciary Committee has deadlocked on an 11-11 vote on whether to move Clarke's nomination for assistant attorney general of the Justice . . .
HANAN ASHRAWI & RASHID KHALIDI: U.S. BACKING HAS GIVEN ISRAEL LICENSE TO KILL & MAIM PALESTINIANS
Palestinian scholar Hanan Ashrawi says Israel's latest assault on Gaza is turning life in the besieged territory into "sheer hell," aided by U.S. military and diplomatic support.
WATCH REP. RASHIDA TLAIB BLAST U.S. AID FOR ISRAEL & ATTACK ON GAZA IN DRAMATIC HOUSE FLOOR SPEECH
As the death toll in Gaza reaches at least 119 amid Israel's escalation of its aerial assault, Congressmember Rashida Tlaib of Michigan, the first Palestinian American woman elected to Congress, delivered a powerful speech on the House floor Thursday to denounce the violence and attempted erasure . . .