The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays – May 6, 2022

The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice.

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Mariupul defenders last stand; Senate to vote on codifying abortion rights, but not on overturning filibuster; Bernie Sanders says Amazon shouldn’t get federal contracts

Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. U.S. intelligence helped Ukraine sink Russian battleship Moskva Senate Democrats plan vote to codify abortion rights – but not on overturning the filibuster Bernie Sanders says Amazon union busting should disqualify it from government contracts SF Supervisors … Continued


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Thousands rally to support abortion rights; Governor Newsom says Democrats are losing the culture wars; Federal Reserve raises benchmark interest rate to combat inflation

Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. Governor Newsom says Republicans are winning the culture wars  Thousands protest draft Supreme Court ruling overturning Roe v Wade  Federal Reserve tries to tame inflation with hike in benchmark interest rate  Russia charges West is stuffing Ukraine … Continued


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Outrage over leaked Supreme Court draft Roe v Wade ruling; U.S. stockpiles of Javelin missiles running low; California may vote to put abortion protections in state constitution

Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. Protests Erupt Over Draft Supreme Court Opinion Overturning Roe v Wade Constitutional Amendment Protecting Abortion May be on CA Ballot California May Become Transgender Refuge Top Military Officials Say U.S. Stockpiles of Javelin Missiles Running Low   … Continued


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The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays – May 2, 2022

Russia focuses military assault on Eastern Ukraine, US rejects annexation of Ukrainian territory. Georgia grand jury created to investigate Trump’s possible interference in 2020 election. Santa Clara County Supervisors propose funds for expected hike in abortion services requests. New York City Amazon workers reject warehouse unionization drive. Islamic Sufism school marks end of Ramadan with … Continued


Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. President Biden Calls for $33 Billion More for Ukraine Kyiv Attacked While U.N. Secretary General Visits BART Board Votes to Reinstate Mask Mandate CCSF Faculty and Students Rally Against Cuts California A.G. Subpoenas ExxonMobil Over Plastics Production … Continued


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The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays – April 27, 2022

Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. Russia Cuts Off Gas to Poland and Bulgaria as Ukraine War Continues to Rage California Abandoned “Orphan Wells” Slated for Clean Up State Lawmakers Advance Bill to Ban Offshore Oil Production Private Right to Sue Gunmakers Legislation … Continued


Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. The U.N. Announces an Agreement in Principle To Help Oversee Evacuation of Mariupul Defense Secretary Austin Doubles Down on Statements Saying U.S. Goal is Weaker Russia Supreme Court Considers “Remain in Mexico” Policy A.D.L. Denounces Increased Incidents … Continued