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Deirdre Fulton

Deirdre Fulton

Deirdre Fulton is a former Common Dreams senior editor and staff writer. Previously she worked as an editor and writer for the Portland Phoenix and the Boston Phoenix, where she was honored by the New England Press Association and the Association of Alternative Newsweeklies. A Boston University graduate, Deirdre is a co-founder of the Maine-based Lorem Ipsum Theater Collective and the PortFringe theater festival. She writes young adult fiction in her spare time.

Articles by this author

 

Trump's Muslim Ban 2.0, "Dripping With Intolerance," Ruled Unconstitutional

'Over and over we are seeing the courts and the public soundly reject this blatant attempt to write bigotry into law'

Deirdre Fulton ·


The Mulvaney Doctrine: Sacrificing the Disadvantaged for Trump's Corporate Agenda

Budget director Mick Mulvaney and Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) also clashed at a Senate Budget Committee hearing on Thursday

Deirdre Fulton ·


New CBO Score Makes Clear: Trumpcare is 'Political Suicide' in Senate

The upper chamber of Congress 'must kill this bill before it kills us'

Deirdre Fulton ·


CBO: Trumpcare Would Strip Coverage From 23 Million, Make It Worse for the Rest

In their rush to push the American Healthcare Act through the chamber this month, Republicans did not wait for a revised report from the CBO

Deirdre Fulton ·


Longtime Advocate Has 'Never Seen More Energy' Behind Medicare-for-All

Despite surging support, more than 80 House Democrats still haven't signed onto Rep. John Conyers' HR 676 

Deirdre Fulton ·


"It's Crap": The Trump Administration's Budget Is a Highway to Privatization

Former Goldman Sachs executive Gary Cohn, director of the National Economic Council, is leading the White House's effort

Deirdre Fulton ·


Massive March on McDonald's Takes On "Donald Trump of Corporations"

The Fight for $15 and Trump resistance movement are teaming up "for a world where working for one of the richest corporations means you'll never wind up homeless"

Deirdre Fulton ·


Trump's "Manifestly Cruel" Education Budget Would Crush Kids' Dreams

Sen. Elizabeth Warren calls Trump-DeVos budget 'an all-out assault on America’s kids, teachers, college students & student loan borrowers'

Deirdre Fulton ·

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