Daily Archives: July 5, 2019

As census goes to print, Trump administration isn’t giving up on citizenship question

Published on Jul 6, 2019
After a Supreme Court decision left open the possibility of justifying the addition of a citizenship question on the 2020 U.S. census, the Trump administration is exploring ways to do just that. Yamiche Alcindor joins Judy Woodruff to discuss the options being considered by the White House and the Justice Department, including a survey addendum, executive order and going back to the Supreme Court.

From the Green Revolution to GMOs: Toxic Agriculture Is the Problem Not the Solution

https://www.counterpunch.org/2019/07/05/from-the-green-revolution-to-gmos-toxic-agriculture-is-the-problem-not-the-solution/

Food-matters,

Chinese agriculture minister to head UN food agency

https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-019-01991-0

A Celebration of Independence, in Trump Fashion

Published on Jul 5, 2019
America’s annual Independence Day is celebrated a bit differently in Washington, D.C., this year, with a display of military might and a speech about patriotism by U.S. President Donald Trump. The event draws Trump supporters, as well as protesters who accuse the president of politicizing a nonpartisan holiday and wasting taxpayer money. White House Correspondent Patsy Widakuswara has the story.

Critics slam Trump’s “Salute to America”

Published on Jul 5, 2019
President Trump promised the “show of a lifetime” with his Fourth of July celebration “Salute to America.” But critics say the president is playing politics on a holiday that typically brings Americans together. Weijia Jiang reports.

Mediterranean hot tub: Waters around France are already overheating for early summer

Noam Chomsky on Fascism, Nuclear Weapons, Climate Change, Julian Assange & More

Published on Jul 5, 2019
On April 12, 2019, hundreds of people packed into the Old South Church in Boston to hear the world-renowned dissident and linguist Noam Chomsky speak. In this hour-long special, we air an excerpt of Chomsky’s speech and his on-stage interview with Amy Goodman.