Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. President Donald Trump announces 60 day ban on immigration to U.S. Senate passes third coronavirus relief bill-includes funds for nationwide testing. California coronavirus infections reach highest level in one day-passing 2,000. Class action lawsuit filed on behalf … Continued


The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays – April 16, 2020

Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. President Donald Trump releases plan to reopen the country during pandemic. California Governor announces new paid sick leave for food sector workers. New York Governor extends stay at home orders by one month to May 15. Los … Continued


Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. President Donald Trump pressures congress to approve nominees during pandemic. President Trump faces backlash for halting World Health Organization funding. New York now requires face masks, could last up to 18 months. Senate Democrats propose $30 billion … Continued


Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. President Donald Trump reiterates his power to reopen economy, then backtracks. President Trump meets with survivors of coronavirus and touts untested drug. Governors outline criteria for reopening economy. Proposal to keep postal service afloat would add baking … Continued


Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. Democrats and republicans spar over next coronavirus relief bill. New York’s COVID-19 death toll peaks for third consecutive day. California Governor defends sending PPE-personal protective equipment out of state. Lawmakers discuss vote by mail legislation during coronavirus … Continued