Jessica Corbett, staff writer

Jessica Corbett, staff writer

Jessica Corbett is a staff writer for Common Dreams. Follow her on Twitter: @corbett_jessica.

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Me too message News
Monday, October 16, 2017
Sexual Assault Survivors Break Collective Silence With Viral #MeToo Hashtag
In the wake of reports about Harvey Weinstein's alleged misconduct, victims of sexual harassment and assault are posting the two-word message.
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News
Friday, October 13, 2017
Rights Groups Join Forces to Fight Trump's #LicenseToDiscriminate
Protesters denounced the Trump administration's attempts to use "religious freedom" to justify discrimination and limiting access to contraception.
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Secretary Ryan Zinke News
Friday, October 13, 2017
Zinke Ridiculed for Flying Special Flag When He Visits Interior Dept DC Office
"His Royal Heinous Sir Ryan of Zinke, clown prince of Interior, has an official flag that is raised when he appears at his departmental seat."
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solar city News
Friday, October 13, 2017
Promoting Renewable Future, Solar Companies and Nonprofits Rush to Puerto Rico
Several groups and companies have launched initiatives to aid the storm-ravaged island's recovery and its long-term resilience.
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bob murray News
Thursday, October 12, 2017
'War on the EPA': How Fossil Fuel Industry Executed 'Hostile Takeover' of Key Agency
Must-see Frontline details how Trump administration handed over environmental protection to oil and gas interests
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Thursday, October 12, 2017
Trump Denounced for 'Cynical' Sabotage of Nation's Health System
Critics warn the president's executive order will "allow insurance companies to peddle low quality, junk plans" while driving up costs for the sick, putting the health of millions at risk
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bds protest News
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
ACLU Sues Kansas Over 'Unconstitutional' Law Barring Boycott of Israel
"This law is an unconstitutional attempt by the government to silence one side of a public debate by coercing people not to express their beliefs."
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Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Instead of Promised Debt Relief, Trump Pushes More Loans on Devastated Puerto Rico
"Puerto Rico's recovery from Hurricane Maria must be driven by direct aid and debt relief, not more loans and austerity."
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Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) News
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Despite GOP Dereliction, Warren Vows to Fight for Program That Insures 9 Million Kids
While Congress delays, impoverished children and pregnant women nationwide will soon start losing access to necessary healthcare.
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plaintiffs News
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Court Awards Fukushima Residents Measly $3,200 for Nuclear Disaster That Made Area Unlivable
Japanese government and TEPCO ordered to pay only fraction of damages sought.
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