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Trump Administration's OCC Pushes Through Final Gift to Oil and Gas Industry

Fri, 01/15/2021 - 19:29

How the Biden-Harris Administration Can Fight Climate Change and Structural Racism

Fri, 01/15/2021 - 18:24
Alvaro SanchezAddressing the root causes of climate change and structural racism means equity must be core to the framework for action.

Trump Accused of Trying to 'Inflict as Much Harm as Possible' With Billions in Global Health Funding Cuts During Pandemic

Fri, 01/15/2021 - 18:13
Jake Johnson, staff writer"These rescissions are filled with damaging and irrational cuts to programs critical in the fight against Covid-19."

Lawsuit Challenges Trump Administration’s Failure to Cut Airplane Climate Pollution

Fri, 01/15/2021 - 17:54

We Should Learn From Georgia to Show Us the Way Forward

Fri, 01/15/2021 - 17:32
Laura FlandersOver slow generations, they built a broad enough "we" and an effective bottom up force that formed not just a victorious voting block this year, but a caring community dedicated explicitly to dismantling white supremacy.

Impeached Twice, Trump's Presidency Was a Climate Disaster

Fri, 01/15/2021 - 17:17
Andy RowellThe world burned on Trump’s watch, leaving behind a horrendous lasting environmental legacy.

Republican State Officials Are Already Using Trump’s Big Lie as Cover To Pursue New Laws To Make It Harder To Vote

Fri, 01/15/2021 - 16:53
Fred WertheimerCongress must move quickly to enact H.R. 1, the For The People Act, and H.R. 4, the Voting Rights Advancement Act.

In Face of Trump Failures, Health Experts Welcome Biden's Choice to Take Over Covid-19 Vaccine Effort

Fri, 01/15/2021 - 16:52
Brett Wilkins, staff writer"The nation and the world need someone of Dr. Kessler's caliber to deal with the remaining, colossal challenges with coronavirus vaccines," said Public Citizen president Robert Weissman. 

Amid Trump Killing Spree, Family of Martin Luther King Jr Joins Chorus Demanding: 'Abolish the Death Penalty'

Fri, 01/15/2021 - 16:36
Andrea Germanos, staff writerCorey Johnson—who was Black, Covid-19 positive, and had an intellectual disability—was executed Thursday. Dustin Higgs, also Black and infected with the virus, is now set to be the 13th person put to death since Trump resumed federal killings.

Here We Go Again, But Now the Target Is Iran

Fri, 01/15/2021 - 16:31
Belén FernándezTwo decades after invading Iraq for alleged links to al-Qaeda, the US now says Iran is the armed group's 'new home.'

EPA Challenged for Shirking Duty to Protect Communities From Lead

Fri, 01/15/2021 - 16:16

With US on Edge and Trump Still in Power, State Capitals on Guard Against Far-Right 'Shock Troops'

Fri, 01/15/2021 - 16:07
Jessica Corbett, staff writer"The Capitol siege has provided far-right extremists with significant momentum," warned one expert.

Small Business Have Needed a Comprehensive Plan—Biden Response Set to Deliver

Fri, 01/15/2021 - 15:46

Dr. Kesslers' Expertise, Experience is Needed at Operation Warp Speed

Fri, 01/15/2021 - 15:40

Heightening Risk of Accidental Nuclear War, Russia Follows Trump's Lead and Withdraws From Open Skies Treaty

Fri, 01/15/2021 - 15:33
Kenny Stancil, staff writerMoscow is reportedly willing to reverse its decision to pull out if the U.S. rejoins the pact credited with helping to prevent nuclear war.

What Senators Need to Ask Avril Haines at Her Confirmation Hearing Today

Fri, 01/15/2021 - 15:32