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Jake Johnson

Jake Johnson, staff writer

Jake Johnson is a staff writer for Common Dreams.


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Sanders Rips GOP for Remaining 'Loyal to the Big Lie,' Says Filibuster Must Be Abolished

"Not a single Republican in the United States Senate has the courage to even debate whether we should protect American democracy or not."

Jake Johnson, staff writer ·


Biden Urged to Pressure EU to End 'Outrageous' Opposition to Vaccine Patent Waiver

"As citizens of the world, we cannot sit and watch a repeat of the horror during the AIDS pandemic, when millions of people died while countries and companies refused to share life-saving antiretrovirals."

Jake Johnson, staff writer ·


'His Silence Is Breathtaking': Biden Under Fire for Going Quiet on Voting Rights

Former Labor Secretary Robert Reich said the president has "been AWOL on voting rights and ending the filibuster, which are critical to everything else America must achieve."

Jake Johnson, staff writer ·


ACLU Warns Ruling by Trump-Appointed Judge Gives Feds 'Green Light' to Attack Protesters

"Not only is this decision a stunning rejection of our constitutional values and protesters' First Amendment rights, but it effectively places federal officials above the law."

Jake Johnson, staff writer ·


Sinema Op-Ed Defending Senate Filibuster Slammed as 'Delusional'

Rep. Mondaire Jones said Sinema is effectively arguing that "we should let Republicans destroy democracy now because at some indeterminate time in the future they may try again."

Jake Johnson, staff writer ·


Criminal Probe Into DeJoy Demanded Over 'Suspicious' GOP Donations

"These allegations should be thoroughly investigated and, if true, Mr. DeJoy must be held accountable."

Jake Johnson, staff writer ·


On Prime Day, Groups Demand Federal Ban on Amazon's 'Punitive' Worker Surveillance

"Amazon's workplace surveillance system is brutal every day, and even worse on Prime Day."

Jake Johnson, staff writer ·


Sanders Says Congress Must Combat GOP Attacks on Voting Rights in 'Any and Every Way'

"What Republican legislatures and governors are doing in the most disgraceful way imaginable is to try to deny people of color, young people, poor people the right to vote."

Jake Johnson, staff writer ·

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