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The United States Is the Biggest Carbon Polluter in History—Now Is the Time for Bold Action

Thu, 02/25/2021 - 20:21
Lorah SteichenThe U.S. is officially back in the Paris Climate Agreement. But Biden must do much, much more than restore the status quo under Obama.

Progressives Urge Biden to Prove 'Pro-Union' Stance by Publicly Backing Amazon Workers in Alabama

Thu, 02/25/2021 - 20:04
Kenny Stancil, staff writer"One of the most important things a president can do to help working people is to have their backs when they challenge corporate power."

Rand Paul Ripped for 'Completely Disgusting' Transphobic Attack on HHS Nominee Rachel Levine

Thu, 02/25/2021 - 19:53
Brett Wilkins, staff writer"It's always interesting how libertarians claim that people should be left alone, but then expect everyone to conform to their personal views."

Thousands Tell Joe Biden: People Power Not Pipelines

Thu, 02/25/2021 - 19:43

'A Huge Relief': Families Left in Limbo by Trump Green Card Ban Rejoice as Biden Revokes Policy

Thu, 02/25/2021 - 19:12
Brett Wilkins, staff writer"This is the first hurdle cleared... We have to demand Biden pour more resources into the National Visa Center so they can clear the massive backlog that has piled up."

Small Businesses See Antitrust as Priority for Rebuilding from Pandemic

Thu, 02/25/2021 - 17:49

Investors Managing $250 Billion in Assets Call on Big Banks to Stop Funding Mountain Valley Pipeline

Thu, 02/25/2021 - 17:49
Kenny Stancil, staff writer"The institutions dumping funds into this unnecessary fracked gas project are just pouring their money into a 300-mile long money pit," said a Sierra Club staffer.

Secretary of Energy Pick Is Good for Climate and Jobs, Says Science Group

Thu, 02/25/2021 - 17:23

'Counter-Terrorism'?: Two Decades After 9/11, New Interactive Map Details Footprint of US War Machine in 85 Countries

Thu, 02/25/2021 - 17:18
Brett Wilkins, staff writer"The map raises a number of questions. Why is the United States militarily active in so many countries? Are these operations meeting the stated U.S. goals of reducing violence against Americans?"

Cruel and Inhumane: Siri, Show Me Staggering Hypocrisy

Thu, 02/25/2021 - 17:17
Futher Column - By Abby Zimet, Staff Writer

Trumpedemic: The Coronavirus Death Toll Reached 500,000 Because Trump Sabotaged the Covid Response

Thu, 02/25/2021 - 17:04
Mitchell ZimmermanDonald Trump placed his perceived political interests over stopping a pandemic.

Fracking Ban in Delaware River Basin a Historic Victory

Thu, 02/25/2021 - 16:35

Leading Progressive Drug Policy Orgs Cheer Reintroduction of Bipartisan MAT Act

Thu, 02/25/2021 - 16:32

'Outrageous': Sanders Rips Netanyahu for Sending Covid Vaccines to Foreign Allies as Palestinians Denied Access

Thu, 02/25/2021 - 16:04
Jake Johnson, staff writerThe U.S. senator from Vermont denounced Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for sending spare vaccines overseas "while so many Palestinians in the occupied territories are still waiting."

New Map Shows U.S. Post-9/11 War Activities in 85 Countries

Thu, 02/25/2021 - 15:58