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Kenny Stancil

Kenny Stancil, staff writer

Kenny Stancil is a staff writer for Common Dreams.


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US Justice Groups Release Blueprint 'To End the Torture of Solitary Confinement'

"We strongly believe that the reforms outlined in this blueprint will go a long way towards eradicating much of the senseless and counterproductive harm that has been caused," said the director of ACLU's Stop Solitary Campaign.

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Washington Post Publisher Says Biden DOJ 'Intensified' Trump-Era Attacks on Press Freedom

"The egregious acts by the outgoing Trump Justice Department, and the apparent doubling down on them during the Biden administration, should alarm all Americans, regardless of political persuasion."

Kenny Stancil, staff writer ·


Fire-Stricken Chemical Cargo Ship Sinks Off Sri Lankan Coast in Enormous 'Man-Made Disaster'

The sinking of a container ship carrying tons of chemicals comes after authorities spent weeks putting out a fire that erupted on the vessel and caused widespread damage to the island nation's marine environment.

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'People Are Dying, Joe': Critics Call Biden's Vaccine Sharing Plan 'Woefully Inadequate'

"The idea this pandemic will be dealt with by a mixture of rich country charity and corporate goodwill is such nonsense," said one global justice advocate. "People's Vaccine now."

Kenny Stancil, staff writer ·


US Air Force Plans to Buy More Bombs 'Better-Suited for Operations in the Pacific'

"The new Cold War with China currently being pushed in Washington does not serve the millions of people demanding change across this country nor the billions of people affected by U.S. foreign policy abroad."

Kenny Stancil, staff writer ·


After Biden Says We Must 'Act Swiftly' on Voting Rights, Progressives Respond: 'Abolish the Filibuster'

"It's simple," said Rep. Barbara Lee. "It's either uphold the filibuster or uphold our democracy."

Kenny Stancil, staff writer ·


'Unfathomable Cruelty': Texas Order Would Revoke Licenses of Child Care Facilities Housing Unaccompanied Minors

One critic said that Republican Gov. Greg Abbott is "intentionally subjecting these children to being crammed in detention facilities."

Kenny Stancil, staff writer ·


Fear of Surprise Bills Contributing to Vaccine Hesitancy in US

"Let's build a healthcare system that people aren't terrified to use," said one Medicare for All advocate.

Kenny Stancil, staff writer ·

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