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Jessica Juarez Scruggs

Jessica Juarez Scruggs is a Seattle-based writer and policy strategist.  She is currently the Policy and Campaigns Associate for National People's Action and National People's Action Campaign. She has spent her career working on issues including immigration reform, citizenship, voting  rights, workers rights and LGBTQ rights. Read more of her writing at her blog. Follow her on twitter: @JessScruggs

 

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Lying, Racist Trump Invokes Compassion to Justify Violence in State of the Union

The president's speechwriters sought to present him as a uniter, but he embraced this long and bloody legacy with gusto in his speech

Jessica Juarez Scruggs ·


Women Take the Stage for ‘The State of Our Union’

“There is nothing more powerful than women coming together and demanding change."

Jessica Juarez Scruggs ·


It's (Loan) Shark Week: Families are Biting Back!

"In their latest attack on everyday people, Trump’s corporate sharks have set their sights on our financial system’s lifeguard: the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)."

Jessica Juarez Scruggs ·


Democrats Are Selling Out Both People and Planet

If we want different outcomes, we must look to Main Street, not Wall Street. If we want new leaders, we have to look to ourselves.

Jacob Swenson-Lengyel ·

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