alternet.org — 18+ min ago
'I dare you to deny me communion': 60 Dems blast bishops for move to punish Biden by "weaponizing" eucharist
, Gerry Connolly, Rosa DeLauro, Debbie Dingell, Ruben Gallego, Marie Newman, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez ... Some other prominent House Democrats who signed on to the letter include Cheri Bustos, Joaquin Castro ... Conference of Catholic (USCCB) to not politicize communion or other sacraments. ... Congressman Ted Lieu, a Democrat of California, and a Catholic, with a massive 1.6 million followers ... , and Jackie Speier. ... ...
alternet.org — 28+ min ago
European Union blacklists big banks
For example, Deutsche Bank paid $18 billion and NatWest (formerly the Royal Bank of Scotland) $13 billion ... Chase, Citigroup and Bank of America. ... In 2015, Citigroup, JPMorgan, Barclays and Royal Bank of Scotland each paid hundreds of millions of dollars ... Those included the likes of HSBC and BNP Paribas, which have their own substantial corporate rap sheets ... The European Union is shaking up the financial world by excluding a group of large banks from participating ... ...
rawstory.com — 36+ min ago
'A disaster in the making': Critics warn bipartisan infrastructure plan "would facilitate a Wall Street takeover'
Kyrsten Sinema (D-Ariz.) and Rob Portman (R-Ohio), the bipartisan group is crafting its infrastructure ... of advocacy group Food & Water Watch warned that the plan "would pile further burdens on communities ... Rianna Eckel, an organizer with Food & Water Watch, similarly cautioned that the bipartisan proposal ... "would facilitate a Wall Street takeover of public services like water--which would lead to higher rates ... and Wall Street investors," Grant continued. ... ...
fivethirtyeight.com — 40+ min ago
The Legacies Of Black Leaders In The Words Of Their Descendants
In this Juneteenth episode of Voices from ABC News, descendants of Frederick Douglass, Booker T. ... Wells-Barnett and Malcolm X discuss the impact their ancestors made on America -- and the work that still ... Washington, Ida B. ...
fivethirtyeight.com — 41+ min ago
Why The NYC Mayoral Race Is Moderates' To Lose
at John Jay College of Criminal Justice and a member of the Democratic Socialists of America. ... Susan Kang, who volunteered for Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's campaign in 2018, is a political science professor ... Prince: Andrew Cuomo, Coronavirus, and the Fall of New York." ... Ross Barkan is a columnist for Jacobin and The Guardian. ... movement in New York City about what's happening in the race and how progressivism is shaping politics ... ...
prisonlegalnews.org — 41+ min ago
Prison Rape Elimination Act Litigation and the Perpetuation of Sexual Harm, Northeeastern University, 2015 | Prison Legal News
, Susan Hazeldean, Valerie Jenness, Sylvia Law, Dori Lewis, Lynn Lu, Deborah Malamud, Alison Mikkor, ... I would also like to thank Noa Ben-Asher, Owen Daniel-McCarter, Sharon Dolovich, Pooja Gehi, Betsy Ginsberg ... Danya Reda, Anna Roberts, Giovanna Shay, Brenda Smith, Dean Spade, Chase Strangio, Tony Thompson, ... Prison Rape Elimination Act Litigation and the Perpetuation of Sexual Harm, Northeeastern University, ... , Stas Moroz, Jenna Pollock, and Kyle Rapin~an for all of their work. ... ...
bja.ojp.gov — 41+ min ago
Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) | Overview
Bush signed into law the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) of 2003 (P.L. 108-79). ... Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program, and (2) the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency ... Prevention's (OJJDP's) Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act (JJDPA) Formula Grant Program ... Formula Grant Program, is administered by the Office on Violence Against Women (OVW). ... As a result of PREA, the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) established the Protecting Inmates and Safeguarding ... ...
prisonlegalnews.org — 41+ min ago
Strategies to Prevent Prison Rape by Changing the Correctional Culture Nij 2008 | Prison Legal News
of Justice, the National Institute of Justice, the Urban Institute, or its trustees. ... Department of Justice. ... training topics identified for Maine are for training provided specifically in the Maine correctional ...
g1.globo.com — 47+ min ago
Cade pede condenacao de 16 empresas por cartel de trens e metros
Cade pede condena??o de 16 empresas por cartel de trens e metr's Superintend?ncia do ?rg? ... poca, as empresas Siemens, Siemens AG, Alstom, Alstom Transport, DaimlerChrysler (atualmente Bombardier ... es de pelo menos 27 projetos em S?o Paulo, Distrito Federal, Minas Gerais e Rio Grande do Sul. ... o dos trens das s?ries 2000, 3000 e 2100. Companhia Paulista de Trens Metropolitanos (CPTM). ... o de 16 empresas e 52 pessoas por forma??o de cartel em licita??es p?blicas de trens e metr's. ... ...