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Major Step In Ending U.S. Involvement In War In Yemen

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WEEKLY NEWSLETTER - December 1

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Why U.S. Senate Vote To Advance Resolution To End Military Involvement In Saudi War In Yemen Was Remarkable

The United States Senate took a significant step in withdrawing U.S. military support for the Saudi Arabia-led war in Yemen and advanced debate on a war powers resolution by a vote of 63-37.

Police Response To 'We The People' White Supremacist Rally Shows How Little Has Changed Since Charlottesville

Danielle Corcione reports on a rally on November 17 in Philadelphia, which was organized by people tied to the white supremacist groups, Proud Boys and the Three Percent movement.

How Workers Of Color Helped Democrats Defeat Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker

Michael Arria reports on labor organizations in Wisconsin. The organizations led successful get-out-the-vote campaigns and other efforts to unseat Republican Scott Walker as governor of Wisconsin.

Review: Documentary Connects Revolutionary Feminist Struggles In The Middle East

Arvind Dilawar reviews a documentary that profiles three revolutionary women in Syria, Afghanistan, and Iraq, who are leading struggles against patriarchy and U.S. empire. It recently premiered at the DOC NYC festival.

Podcast

Beyond Prisons - Nabil Hassein Of Jail Free NYC

Protest Song Of The Week

"Thin Blue Border" by Ryan Harvey, Kareem Shimara, and Shireen Lilith

The trio calls attention to the plight of Middle Eastern refugees with this brooding folk-punk song that features the oud.

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Shadowproof Weekly Newsletter - 11/17


WEEKLY NEWSLETTER - November 17

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Secret CIA Document Describes Abu Zubaydah's Waterboarding As 'Amateurish Experiment'

A 2007 report from the CIA's Office of Medical Services (OMS) was released after an ACLU lawsuit. Part of it describes how Abu Zubaydah was subject to an "amateurish experiment" when he was waterboarded in 2002.

What Can Be Learned From Democrat And Republican Delusions On Obamacare

After a decade of intense political fighting, the United States finally has a quasi-stable political equilibrium on the Affordable Care Act. Jon Walker on how we got there.

As Minnesota City Rushes To Approve Amazon Warehouse, Residents Rally Opposition

Michael Sainato reports on residents in Brooklyn Park, Minnesota, who are angry about a planned Amazon fulfillment center that will likely have a negative impact on their community.

How The Justice Department Uses 'Law Enforcement Tools' Against Journalists

The Justice Department's annual reports from 2016 and 2017 reveal several examples of how the government acts when journalists are targeted by investigations.

Liberal Backlash To Protest At Tucker Carlson's Home Reinforces Crackdown On Dissent

When Fox News host Tucker Carlson and his right-wing allies spread rumors and lies about anti-racist protesters who came to his home in Washington, D.C., Democrats and liberal media personalities immediately treated them as truth.

Podcasts

Beyond Prisons - Episode 30: Prison Reporting.

Unauthorized Disclosure - A Report from Brazil on Jair Bolsonaro's Victory

Protest Song Of The Week

"Thoughts and Prayers" by Lee Reed

Canadian hip-hop artist Lee Reed deconstructs the common political expression, "thoughts and prayers," exposing how it reinforces a status quo that benefits Western capitalism and empire.

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