Wednesday, 26 April 2017 / TRUTH-OUT.ORG
  • Gorsuch Is Already Channeling Scalia on Life-or-Death Decisions

    By Marjorie Cohn, Truthout | Report

    Judge Neil Gorsuch at his Supreme Court confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, March 22, 2017. (Photo: Eric Thayer / The New York Times)Judge Neil Gorsuch at his Supreme Court confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, March 22, 2017. (Photo: Eric Thayer / The New York Times)

    Associate Justice Neil Gorsuch has already revealed his right-wing bias on the Supreme Court. He will readily impose the death penalty and side with the religious right against reproductive rights, with corporations against workers and with executive power over civil liberties.

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  • Coal Miners' Futures in Renewable Energy

    Coal Miners' Futures in Renewable Energy

    By Jonathan Marshall, Consortium News | News Analysis

    Most experts agree, despite Trump's promises, that coal-mining jobs are not coming back. But this month Berkeley Energy Group announced plans to put coal miners back to work by building the largest solar project in Appalachia on top of a closed mountaintop strip mine near the town of Pikeville. 

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  • Trump's Threat to Libel Law: How the President Seeks to Silence Critics

    Trump's Threat to Libel Law: How the President Seeks to Silence Critics

    By John K. Wilson, Truthout | News Analysis

    Trump has perfected the technique of using libel lawsuits as a tool of repression without ever winning a case. With Supreme Court appointees like Gorsuch, it's quite likely that Trump will succeed in weakening libel law, making timid media corporations even more nervous about critical coverage.

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