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Jake Johnson

Jake Johnson, staff writer

Jake Johnson is a staff writer for Common Dreams.


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Ocasio-Cortez Unveils Resolution to Block Biden's $735 Million Weapons Sale to Israel

"We should not be sending 'direct attack' weaponry to Prime Minister Netanyahu to prolong this violence."

Jake Johnson, staff writer ·


New York AG Announces Trump Organization Probe Is Now a Criminal Investigation

"This is huge," said Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington.

Jake Johnson, staff writer ·


Omar, Tlaib Lead Call to Stop 'Appalling' $735 Million US Weapons Sale to Israel Amid Gaza Carnage

The Minnesota Democrat warned the munitions sale "will undercut any attempts at brokering a ceasefire."

Jake Johnson, staff writer ·


In 'Disgraceful' Cave to Biden Admin, Meeks Won't Request Delay of $735 Million US Arms Sale to Israel

"Looks like even this little step toward transparency was shut down from the top."

Jake Johnson, staff writer ·


'A Heinous Crime': Israeli Airstrikes Damage Gaza's Only Coronavirus Testing Lab

"It was bad enough when Palestinians in Gaza weren't able to get vaccinated, but now to reportedly lose their only coronavirus testing lab is...  beyond words."

Jake Johnson, staff writer ·


'Criminal Complicity': Outrage as Biden Pushes $735 Million Weapons Sale to Israel Amid Gaza Slaughter

"Approving more weapons to Israel would add fuel to the fire and would only embolden Israel to continue its bombardments on Gaza."

Jake Johnson, staff writer ·


Nearly 30 Senate Dems Call for Immediate Cease-Fire as Death Toll From Israeli Assault on Gaza Tops 190

More than half of the Senate Democratic caucus said a cease-fire is urgently needed "to prevent any further loss of civilian life."

Jake Johnson, staff writer ·


South Carolina Gov Signs 'Inhumane' Bill Forcing Death Row Inmates to Choose Firing Squad or Electric Chair

"The cruelty is the point. Abolish the death penalty," said Rep. Ayanna Pressley.

Jake Johnson, staff writer ·

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