Monday, 24 April 2017 / TRUTH-OUT.ORG

WHO POWERS YOUR NEWS?

Don't let corporations or the government influence what you read -- support independent media like Truthout!

Donations from readers are the only way we can keep publishing. We're counting on you.

Click here
to donate.

Anti-Science Trump Administration Draws Thousands to the Streets Worldwide

By Katie Klabusich and Zach Roberts, Truthout | Report

A group of friends rallies with homemade felt hats of different animals that are at risk. (Photo: Zach Roberts) A group of friends rallies with homemade felt hats of different animals that are at risk. (Photo: Zach Roberts)

In response to the Trump administration sidelining science through appointments and executive actions, Earth Day Network joined with an international coalition of scientists to demonstrate on April 22 that "science serves all of us." However, organizers say protests in more than 600 cities are just the beginning of what is needed to resist the administration's attack on science.

The Looming Neocon Invasion of Trumpland

By William Rivers Pitt, Truthout | Op-Ed

President Donald Trump during a joint news conference with Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni of Italy, at the White House in Washington, April 20, 2017.  (Doug Mills/The New York Times)President Donald Trump during a joint news conference with Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni of Italy, at the White House in Washington, April 20, 2017. (Doug Mills / The New York Times)

The ragged remnants of the neo-conservative cabal that came together under George W. Bush are still out there, plotting and scheming, concocting novel new ways to light the world on fire for power and profit. Is Trump's band of wreckers poised to combine forces with the ice-eyed competence of the neocon assassins?

GET DAILY TRUTHOUT UPDATES
Optional Member Code

FOLLOW togtorsstottofb


Featured Videos

Anti-Science Trump Administration Draws Thousands to the Streets Worldwide

By Katie Klabusich and Zach Roberts, Truthout | Report

A group of friends rallies with homemade felt hats of different animals that are at risk. (Photo: Zach Roberts) A group of friends rallies with homemade felt hats of different animals that are at risk. (Photo: Zach Roberts)

In response to the Trump administration sidelining science through appointments and executive actions, Earth Day Network joined with an international coalition of scientists to demonstrate on April 22 that "science serves all of us." However, organizers say protests in more than 600 cities are just the beginning of what is needed to resist the administration's attack on science.

The Looming Neocon Invasion of Trumpland

By William Rivers Pitt, Truthout | Op-Ed

President Donald Trump during a joint news conference with Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni of Italy, at the White House in Washington, April 20, 2017.  (Doug Mills/The New York Times)President Donald Trump during a joint news conference with Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni of Italy, at the White House in Washington, April 20, 2017. (Doug Mills / The New York Times)

The ragged remnants of the neo-conservative cabal that came together under George W. Bush are still out there, plotting and scheming, concocting novel new ways to light the world on fire for power and profit. Is Trump's band of wreckers poised to combine forces with the ice-eyed competence of the neocon assassins?