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Jessica Corbett

Jessica Corbett, staff writer

Jessica Corbett is a staff writer for Common Dreams.


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Citing Mental Health and Privacy Concerns, Dems Call On Facebook to Kill 'Instagram for Kids' Plot

"When it comes to putting people before profits, Facebook has forfeited the benefit of the doubt, and we strongly urge Facebook to abandon its plans to launch a version of Instagram for kids."

Jessica Corbett, staff writer ·


Ocasio-Cortez Leads House Dems' Demand That Biden 'End the Carceral Approach to Immigration'

"Instead, we urge the Biden administration to pursue humane and just immigration policies that aim to end mass incarceration, criminalization, and deportation of immigrants."

Jessica Corbett, staff writer ·


'Alarm Bells Are Ringing Loudly': Supreme Court Takes Up Case That Could Reverse Roe v. Wade

"Let's be explicit: Anti-abortion extremists made it clear that this was the goal all along. It's why they couldn't wait to rush Amy Coney Barrett onto the Supreme Court before the November election."

Jessica Corbett, staff writer ·


Looming Texas Law Would Allow Anti-Choice 'Vigilantes' to Sue Anyone Who 'Aids or Abets' an Abortion

"There's no low these legislators won't sink to in their efforts to gut Roe v. Wade and push abortion care as far out of reach as possible," said one rights advocate.

Jessica Corbett, staff writer ·


Rep. Maloney's Primary Challenger, Abdelhamid, Joins Dems Denouncing US Complicity in Israeli Violence

"I don't believe that Israel—or any country—should receive a blank check funded by American taxpayers to use in a way that violates our values and basic human rights."

Jessica Corbett, staff writer ·


Fight for $15, Undeterred by McDonald's Raises for Some Workers, Says US Strike Still On for May 19

The pay hike only applies to company-owned restaurants, leaving out employees at 95% of all U.S. locations.

Jessica Corbett, staff writer ·


'It Must End': House Dems Blast Israel's Assault of Gaza, Decades of Occupation Enabled by US

"Palestinians aren't going anywhere," said Rep. Rashida Tlaib, "no matter how much money you send to Israel's apartheid government."

Jessica Corbett, staff writer ·


660+ Groups Call on Democrats to 'Reject Gas and Other False Climate Solutions' for Clean Energy Standard

"As we look to combat the climate emergency, it is crucial that we invest in solutions that support a just energy future."

Jessica Corbett, staff writer ·

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