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Great news—California bill proposes ban on the sale of animal fur

April 22, 2019 • Anjali Pitti
Great news for all animals and animal lovers!! California assemblymember Laura Friendman, a representative of the Burbank and Glendale areas in Los Angeles County, proposed a bill that would ban the sale and gifting of clothing and accessories that con …

Bulletin Board—Call to Action: Tax Relief for Pregnant Moms

April 16, 2019 • DailyClout
Feminists for Life President Serrin Foster issued the following statement: “We urge swift and universal support by senators of both parties of Child Tax Credit for Pregnant Moms Act, which allows pregnant moms to claim the Child Tax Credit for their un …

Opinion: Assange’s Indictment Treats Journalism as a Crime

April 13, 2019 • Marjorie Cohn
After living under a grant of asylum in London’s Ecuadorian embassy for nearly seven years, WikiLeaks co-founder Julian Assange was forcibly ejected and arrested by British police on April 11. Ecuador’s president, Lenin Moreno, accused Assange of “repe …

Should Hugs Be Politically Lethal?

April 10, 2019 • Edith Brenner
Getty Images DailyClout sponsored content To help Lucy Flores, a politician who served in the Nevada State Assembly from 2011-2015, increase attendance at a political rally where she was scheduled to speak, Vice Pres. Joe Biden generously went out of h …

“Paycheck Fairness” for Women at Last?

April 9, 2019 • Elena Dudum
It’s been a long 22 years since Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (D-CT) introduced the Paycheck Fairness Act to Congress (H.R.7). Originally brought to Congress in 1997, this bill has been re-introduced more than ten times and has failed to pass the Senate f …

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