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Jessica Corbett

Jessica Corbett

Staff Writer

Jessica Corbett is a staff writer for Common Dreams.


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With 'Future of Our Planet' at Stake, Sanders Says Democrats' $3.5 Trillion Package Must Pass

"Now is the time for the U.S. government to make certain that the planet we leave our children and future generations is healthy and habitable."

Jessica Corbett ·


'Deadline Glasgow': As Climate Summit Looms, Campaign Targets Complicity of Banks and Biden

Scores of groups are "calling on all financial institutions and the U.S. government to end their support for companies engaged in climate destruction and human rights abuses."

Jessica Corbett ·


Bootleg Fire Has Burned Over 364,000 Acres and Is Making Its Own Weather

"Normally the weather predicts what the fire will do," said an Oregon official. "In this case, the fire is predicting what the weather will do."

Jessica Corbett ·


Seven Water Protectors Protesting Line 3 Pipeline Arrested at the Shell River

"These women represent many others who stand in solidarity with the protection of water across Anishinaabe treaty lands."

Jessica Corbett ·


As UN Human Rights Chief Urges Stricter Rules, Snowden Calls for End to Spyware Trade

An investigation revealing abuse of NSO Group's Pegasus malware led the whistleblower to declare: "This is an industry that should not exist."

Jessica Corbett ·


'A False Solution': 500+ Groups Urge US, Canadian Leaders to Reject Carbon Capture

"We need to ditch fossil fuels, not 'fix' them with technologies that are dangerous, costly, unproven at scale, and at odds with environmental justice."

Jessica Corbett ·


Water Protectors Against Line 3 Sue Over Police Blockade of Indigenous Camp

"The Hubbard County Sheriff has attempted to illegally construct a de facto open-air prison to trap Indigenous environmental protectors and allies on their own property."

Jessica Corbett ·


Rich Nations Hoard Enough Extra Vaccines for All African Adults as Continent's Crisis Intensifies

"As Africa is now facing its third and biggest Covid wave so far, it is getting left behind in the race for vaccine doses," said the head of UNAIDS. "This vaccine apartheid is unacceptable."

Jessica Corbett ·

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