https://theintercept.com/2017/01/23/14-senate-democrats-fall-in-line-behind-trump-cia-pick-who-left-door-open-to-torture/ en 2017-01-24T02:02:07-05:00 https://theintercept.com/wp-uploads/sites/1/2017/01/GettyImages-631549024-1485216028.jpg Senate Committee Holds Confirmation Hearing For Rep. Mike Pompeo To Become Director Of C.I.A. WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 12: U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's nominee for the director of the CIA, Rep.Mike Pompeo(R-KS) attends his confirmation hearing before the Senate (Select) Intelligence Committee on January 12, 2017 in Washington, DC. Mr. Pompeo is a former Army officer who graduated first in his class from West Point. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images) https://theintercept.com/2017/01/23/donald-trumps-public-inaugural-balls-divided-high-dollar-low-dollar-donors-documents-show/ en 2017-01-23T21:45:44-05:00 https://theintercept.com/wp-uploads/sites/1/2017/01/liberty-ball-donald-trump-3-1485196267-1024x623.jpg The Radio City Rockettes perform at the Liberty Ball at the Washington DC Convention Center following Donald Trump https://theintercept.com/wp-uploads/sites/1/2017/01/liberty-ball-donald-trump-1485196294-1024x683.jpg WASHINGTON, DC JANUARY 20: President Donald Trump dances with wife Melania Trump as guests take photos at the Liberty Inaugural Ball on January 20, 2017 in Washington, DC. The Liberty Ball is the first of three inaugural balls that President Donald Trump will be attending. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images) https://theintercept.com/wp-uploads/sites/1/2017/01/liberty-snip-1485142649-540x278.png https://theintercept.com/wp-uploads/sites/1/2017/01/freedom-snip-1485142646-540x266.png https://theintercept.com/wp-uploads/sites/1/2017/01/lunch-snip2-1485206039-540x230.png https://theintercept.com/wp-uploads/sites/1/2017/01/menu-snip-1485194209-440x440.png https://theintercept.com/wp-uploads/sites/1/2017/01/church-snip-1485194385-300x95.png https://theintercept.com/wp-uploads/sites/1/2017/01/freedom-ball-donald-trump-2-1485196406.jpg us-politics-INAUGURATION-FREEDOM BALL Attendees await the arrival of US President Donald Trump at the Freedom Inaugural Ball, January 20, 2017, in Washington, DC. / AFP / Robyn Beck (Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images) https://theintercept.com/2017/01/23/lawmakers-in-eight-states-have-proposed-laws-criminalizing-peaceful-protest/ en 2017-01-23T17:34:38-05:00 https://theintercept.com/wp-uploads/sites/1/2017/01/GettyImages-627706826-1485192649-1024x698.jpg CANNON BALL, ND DECEMBER 04: Native American and other activists celebrate after learning an easement had been denied for the Dakota Access Pipeline at Oceti Sakowin Camp on the edge of the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation on December 4, 2016 outside Cannon Ball, North Dakota. The US Army Corps of Engineers announced today that it will not grant an easement to the Dakota Access Pipeline to cross under a lake on the Sioux Tribes Standing Rock reservation, ending a months long standoff. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images) https://theintercept.com/wp-uploads/sites/1/2017/01/standing-rock-protest-criminalization-2-1485192537.jpg Sioux From Standing Rock Reservation Claim Victory Over Dakota Pipeline Access Project CANNON BALL, ND - DECEMBER 05: Despite blizzard conditions, military veterans march in support of the "water protectors" at Oceti Sakowin Camp on the edge of the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation on December 5, 2016 outside Cannon Ball, North Dakota. Over the weekend a large group of military veterans joined native Americans and activists from around the country who have been at the camp for several months trying to halt the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline. Yesterday the US Army Corps of Engineers announced that it will not grant an easement for the pipeline to cross under a lake on the Sioux Tribes Standing Rock reservation. The proposed 1,172-mile-long pipeline would transport oil from the North Dakota Bakken region through South Dakota, Iowa and into Illinois. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images) https://theintercept.com/2017/01/23/rostos-da-marcha-das-mulheres-contra-trump-em-washington/ en 2017-01-23T14:32:28-05:00 https://theintercept.com/wp-uploads/sites/1/2017/01/womens-march-washington-1485037661.jpg APTOPIX Trump Inauguration Protests A crowd fills Independence Avenue during the Women's March on Washington, Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017 in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) https://theintercept.com/2017/01/22/observable-reality-1-trump-white-house-0/ en 2017-01-23T01:56:30-05:00 https://theintercept.com/wp-uploads/sites/1/2017/01/Screen-Shot-2017-01-22-at-4.48.32-PM-1485121773-1024x596.png Screen Shot 2017 01 22 at 4.48.32 PM 1485121773 https://theintercept.com/wp-uploads/sites/1/2017/01/Screen-Shot-2017-01-22-at-6.16.38-PM-1485127089-1024x597.png Screen Shot 2017 01 22 at 6.16.38 PM 1485127089 https://theintercept.com/wp-uploads/sites/1/2017/01/Screen-Shot-2017-01-22-at-4.48.32-PM-1485122716.png Screen-Shot-2017-01-22-at-4.48.32-PM-1485122716 https://theintercept.com/2017/01/22/cia-nominee-leaves-door-open-to-torture-making-senate-vote-a-test-of-principles/ en 2017-01-22T19:21:47-05:00 https://theintercept.com/wp-uploads/sites/1/2017/01/Screen-Shot-2017-01-21-at-4.18.41-PM-1485033548-1000x645.png https://theintercept.com/wp-uploads/sites/1/2017/01/Screen-Shot-2017-01-21-at-4.25.59-PM-1485033977-1000x203.png https://theintercept.com/wp-uploads/sites/1/2017/01/GettyImages-631552710-1485035388.jpg Senate Committee Holds Confirmation Hearing For Rep. Mike Pompeo To Become Director Of C.I.A. WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 12: U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's nominee for the director of the CIA, Rep. Mike Pompeo (R-KS) attends his confirmation hearing before the Senate (Select) Intelligence Committee on January 12, 2017 in Washington, DC. Mr. Pompeo is a former Army officer who graduated first in his class from West Point. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images) https://theintercept.com/2017/01/22/kentuckys-new-fetal-pain-law-like-most-abortion-restrictions-is-based-on-junk-science/ en 2017-01-22T13:40:34-05:00 https://theintercept.com/wp-uploads/sites/1/2017/01/Brandon-Smith-abortion-1484863616-1024x757.jpg Republican state Sen. Brandon Smith, of Hazard, speaks with members of the media Friday, May 22, 2015, after a Franklin County, Ky., jury found him not guilty of driving under the influence of alcohol. The jury took about 10 minutes to find the Hazard Republican not guilty for driving under the influence of alcohol on the first day of the 2015 legislative session. (AP Photo/Adam Beam) https://theintercept.com/wp-uploads/sites/1/2017/01/junk-science-abortion-clinic-1484864246-1024x654.jpg A counseling room is seen during a tour at Whole Woman’s Health of San Antonio, Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, in San Antonio. The Supreme Court will soon hear Whole Woman https://theintercept.com/wp-uploads/sites/1/2017/01/junk-science-abortion-pamphlets-1484865300-1024x683.jpg SAN FRANCISCO, CA MARCH 29: Pamphlets are on display inside the waiting room of the Planned Parenthood Golden Gate offices on March 29, 2004 in San Francisco, California. Planned Parenthood went to court in California March 29 to fight a proposed law which could ban abortions after 12 to 15 weeks of pregnancy. (Photo by David Paul Morris/Getty Images) https://theintercept.com/wp-uploads/sites/1/2017/01/junk-science-abortion-ultrasound-sonagram-1484864810-1024x737.jpg Ultra Sound of Identical Twin https://theintercept.com/wp-uploads/sites/1/2017/01/junk-science-abortion-feature-2-1484863126.jpg Kathy Greene Kathy Greene of Sumrall hold a small plastic fetus which is sometimes shown to women entering the Jackson Women's Health Organization's medical facility in Jackson, Miss., Thursday, July 23, 2009. Greene is one of a small number of abortion opponents who weekly provides an opposition presence outside the facility, tries to hand out abortion alternatives information to the women entering the facility and "counsels" the women as they enter and leave the building. A report released Wednesday, July 22, 2009 by The Center for Reproductive Rights, an abortion rights legal advocacy group, says a four-month investigation has revealed that doctors and staff at clinics in six states, including Mississippi, are facing an escalation of harassment and death threats. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis) https://theintercept.com/2017/01/22/o-caso-de-racismo-contra-ludmilla-e-a-midia-reacionaria/ en 2017-01-22T13:33:51-05:00 https://theintercept.com/wp-uploads/sites/1/2017/01/Capturar-1485024021-540x376.jpg https://theintercept.com/wp-uploads/sites/1/2017/01/Capturar_uol-1485024057-300x296.jpg https://theintercept.com/wp-uploads/sites/1/2017/01/Capturar-1485033807.jpg Capturar-1485033807 https://theintercept.com/2017/01/21/welcome-to-your-first-day-we-wont-go-away-scenes-from-the-womens-march-in-d-c/ en 2017-01-22T00:15:01-05:00 https://theintercept.com/wp-uploads/sites/1/2017/01/FullSizeRender-1485041267.jpg FullSizeRender-1485041267