Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. Expert advisory panel approves emergency use of Pfizer’s coronavirus vaccine. Republican senators stall on a bipartisan coronavirus relief package. President-elect Biden meets with civil rights leaders. 18 state’s join Texas lawsuit to nullify Joe Biden’s electoral victory … Continued


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The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays – December 7, 2020

President-elect Biden Picks California AG Xavier Becerra to Head Health Human Services Agency. Trump Attorney Rudy Giuliani Latest Trump Associate to Contract Coronavirus. Most of California Goes Back Into Lockdown to Control Covid Surge. East Bay Green Energy Company Rolls Out Energy Saving Program. Indigenous Activists Face Charges for Toppling Marin County Statue of Spanish … Continued


Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. Critics say new coronavirus relief bill won’t provide enough relief to Americans U.S. House of Representatives approves measure to decriminalize marijuana at the federal level People age 21 and older soon will be able to buy marijuana … Continued


0:08 – The Supreme Court hears the Trump Administration’s arguments to remove undocumented immigrants from the US Census (highly unconstitutional) and what we’ve learned seeing Amy Coney Barrett inaction so far. Mark Joseph Stern (@mjs_DC) covers courts and the law for Slate. 0:34 – Listeners: What are you dealing with right now, what do you … Continued


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States Certify Biden Victory as Trump Continues to Promote Lies; Newsom Warns of Lockdowns Across California

Wisconsin and Arizona Certify Biden Victory Over Trump, Despite Baseless Challenges. Moderna Files For Approval For Covid-19 Vaccine In US and Europe. Governor Newsom Warns Most of California Could Return to Strict Coronavirus Lockdown. SCOTUS Hears Trump Administration’s Argument For Not Counting Undocumented Immigrants In Census.