The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays – October 22, 2021

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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The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays – October 21, 2021

House votes to hold former Trump aide Steve Bannon in Contempt of Congress. UN warns pandemic could last another year due to lack of vaccines in poor countries. Federal government gearing up for vaccine roll out for children aged 5-11. Governor Newsom announces no new oil wells allowed within 3,200 feet of public. Palestinian prisoners … Continued


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The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays – October 20, 2021

Republican Senators filibuster federal voting rights legislation. President Biden pitches trimmed down infrastructure plan in his Pennsylvania hometown. Climate activists begin hunger strike for original infrastructure bill outside White House. British government rejects re-imposing Covid restrictions amid surge in cases. Floods kill scores in India and Nepal.


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The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays – October 19, 2021

House Select Committee investigating Capitol insurrection recommends holding Steve Bannon in contempt of Congress. FDA moves to allow over-the-counter sale of hearing aids. Texas legislature approves gerrymandered voting maps. Low income Alameda County tenants call for rent control. Oakland evicts residents of long time homeless encampment. 


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The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays – October 18, 2021

Colin Powell, former US Secretary of State and Joint Chiefs Chairman, dies from Covid-19 complications. Biden Administration urges Supreme Court to block Texas abortion ban law during legal challenges. US Senate to take up sweeping voting rights and infrastructure bills this week. Human rights activists arrested at Greek Olympic flame ceremony protesting award of Winter … Continued


Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. F.D.A advisory panel approves Moderna’s COVID-19 booster shot for certain populations including elderly and those with health complications. President Joe Biden urges vaccination against COVID-19, says administration is ready to stock up when vaccines for 5-11 year … Continued


Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. California joins San Francisco’s historic lawsuit against ghost gun manufacturers. President Joe Biden opens Los Angeles Port 24/7 in an effort to beat back inflation. World Health Organization releases report finding climate change is the biggest threat … Continued


Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. 155 indigenous and climate justice activists arrested in Washington D.C. at People Vs. Fossil Fuels week of action. House votes to lift nation’s debt ceiling until December, avoiding a federal government shutdown and first-time-ever default. British official … Continued