Show Why Is This Happening? with Chris Hayes, Ep Understanding the “Latino Vote” with Chuck Rocha - Oct 27, 2020
David RobertsI found this @chrislhayes interview w/ @ChuckRocha incredibly helpful in understanding the (*extremely* diverse) latinx vote, what Dems can do to lock it in, & what Trump is doing this election to peel some of it off (mainly not talking about immigration).
President Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner boasted in mid-April about how the President had cut out the doctors and scientists advising him on the unfolding coronavirus pandemic, comments that came as more than 40,000...
Kristal Hansley didn’t let the pandemic stop her from launching WeSolar, a community solar program set to expand across the U.S.
David RobertsThe solar industry's first black female CEO runs "WeSolar, a community solar company providing affordable energy to low- and moderate-income families." Among senior solar industry execs, "88% are white & 80% are men."
With one week to Election Day, Trump continues to trail Biden by a significant margin, and the voters still on the sidelines of the contest -- far fewer than there were at this juncture of the 2016 race -- are more likely to back someone other than...
Energy executives say the White House has set up a system where only a relative handful of favorite energy executives have access to people who can shape policy.
David RobertsTrump "set up a system where only a relative handful of favorite energy executives have access." Most industry insiders feel the admin has done "little that will survive court challenges & even, in some cases, actively harmed their overall business."
Tainted drinking water, skin rashes and destroyed property are some of the effects that fracking has had on Pennsylvania voters. But those problems won't push them to vote for Joe Biden.
David RobertsHere's a story about some Pennsylvanians whose land, families, & health have been ravaged by fracking, & who have turned against the industry, but will vote for Trump anyway because of the 2nd amendment & abortion.
Net support — the share who support minus the share opposed — for transitioning away from the oil industry is 60 points among Democrats (73 percent support and 13 percent opposed) and 24 among independent voters (52 support and 28 opposed),...
In its secret chat, the group that sprang from Charlottesville is creating a new generation of white supremacists.
David RobertsA cache of private messages from a popular white supremacist group reveals that it is largely composed of morons & moon-faced incels who are terrified of women & ludicrously thirsty for a sense of solidarity they can't find through healthy means.