Sessions’ DOJ suffers loss after judge rules sanctuary cities cannot have federal monies withheld

A federal judge has blocked the U.S. government from withholding a major grant because Philadelphia is a “sanctuary city.” U.S. District Judge Michael Baylson says in his decision issued Wednesday that he weighed the public interest and possible harm that could come from the withholding of such funds. A spokesman says the Justice Department is reviewing the ruling and determining […]

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Yemen feels no love in a time of cholera cases reaching 1 million, surpassing even Haiti

The cholera epidemic in Yemen has become the largest and fastest-spreading outbreak of the disease in modern history, with a million cases expected by the end of the year and at least 600,000 children likely to be affected. The World Health Organization has reported more than 815,000 suspected cases of the disease in Yemen and 2,156 deaths. About 4,000 suspected cases are being reported […]

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Trump’s climate policies will destroy all coastal property in US

The massive climate report released by the Trump administration on Friday makes clear that the President’s climate policies will destroy every last bit of U.S. (and global) coastal property in the decades to come. That means more than $1 trillion in U.S. coastal property will eventually be valueless. So the only question is “when” and not “if” that trillion-dollar housing […]

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Raul Grijalva refuses to endorse Kyrsten Sinema for US Senate for many good reasons

Kyrsten Sinema is the most likely the best politician in all of Arizona, and this is just one reason why we here at Three Sonorans have been one of her biggest critics since 2011 when as a state senator she authored her own anti-immigration bill (SB1225) and got a bit too friendly with SB1070-author “I love Russell” Pearce. Thus we […]

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Federal court hearing today to determine remedies after MAS victory against Arizona’s HB2281

Earlier this summer the Mexican American Studies plaintiffs won a huge victory after a 7-year court battle in federal court against Arizona’s HB2281 which banned the teaching of Ethnic Studies. Federal Judge A. Wallace Tashima would determine the remedies at a future point after ruling that ARS 15-112 (HB2281) was unconstitutional. Tashima also ruled that the MAS program in Tucson […]

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