Here’s How the Trump Administration Is Bringing Back Child Labor | Alternet

Continuing on its mission to deregulate worker protections, the Trump administration’s Wage and Hour Division of the Department of Labor has proposed a new rule that would allow 16- and 17-year-old nursing-home workers to operate power-driven patient lifting devices without any adult supervision or assistance, despite evidence that it is dangerous. These devices are used to lift and transfer patients out of their beds or a chair who cannot lift themselves.

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The Spectre of Genetic Catastrophe

American scientists and philanthropists grasped on Eugenics as a saving valve from the  reality of too many poor whites, blacks and immigrants in America in early twentieth century. Eugenics, and the fake science behind it, led to the sterilization and imprisonment of thousands of undesirable: immigrants, Jews, the poor, the mentally and physically disabled, and the “morally delinquent.” The Nazis in Germany learned from the eugenics experience of America. They exterminated millions of Jews and other “unfit.” The defeat of Germany in WWII saved humanity from the monster of breeding people like cattle. More

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As Midterms Near, Campaign Demands to Know: “Is Your Member of Congress Fighting to Save Net Neutrality?”

“Voters deserve to know where the candidates stand on preserving the free and open internet.”

Source: As Midterms Near, Campaign Demands to Know: “Is Your Member of Congress Fighting to Save Net Neutrality?”