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Julia Conley

Julia Conley

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Julia Conley is a staff writer for Common Dreams.


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'Tip of the Iceberg': Thomas Says Court Should Reconsider Marriage Equality, Right to Contraception

"It is clear he and the court's majority have no respect for other precedents that have been won in recent decades," said Rep. Pramila Jayapal.

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UN Chief Warns of Impending 'Unprecedented Global Food Crisis'

"There is a real risk that multiple famines will be declared in 2022," said Secretary-General Antonio Guterres. "And 2023 could be even worse."

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As Right-Wing Majority Shows Its Face, Confidence in Supreme Court Hits All-Time Low

"It's almost like if you steal a Supreme Court seat to make decisions that are wildly unpopular based on extraordinarily flimsy justifications," said one critic, "you will lose the deference and respect that has historically been granted to you."

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In 'Dangerous Decision,' Supreme Court Guts Protection of Miranda Rights

When "ordinary people are disempowered," warned one civil liberties advocate in response to the ruling, "government impunity grows."

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Rights Advocates Decry 'Very Frightening' Court Ruling Upholding Anti-BDS Law

"This is not just about boycotts," said one critic. "This is opening the door to strip away First Amendment rights of all Americans."

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Civil Rights Groups Demand Biden Cancel at Least $50K in Student Debt Per Borrower

Federal student loans payments are currently scheduled to begin again at the end of August, as households across the country face rising prices due to inflation.

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Far-Too-Weak Senate Gun Control Bill Slammed as 'Crumbs'

"NOW is the time to end the filibuster and save the lives of our students, our community members, and our fellow educators," said organizers in Arizona.

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African Climate Campaigners Demand Clean Energy Revolution, Not IEA's Fossil Fuel Push

"We, as the communities that are on the frontlines of the climate crisis, call on our leaders to set their sights on implementing sustainable renewable energy solutions," said one campaigner from Senegal.

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