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Kenny Stancil

Kenny Stancil, staff writer

Kenny Stancil is a staff writer for Common Dreams.


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350+ Scholars Call for Filibuster Reform Ahead of Town Hall

"The disconnect between popular support for policies and a government's ability to enact them ultimately erodes public trust, deepens political cynicism, and delegitimizes that system of government."

Kenny Stancil, staff writer ·


After $53 Billion in European Sales Last Year, Amazon Paid $0 in Corporate Taxes

"These figures are mind-blowing, even for Amazon. We are seeing exponentially accelerated market domination across the globe on the back of income that continues to be largely untaxed."

Kenny Stancil, staff writer ·


68 Nobel Laureates Demand DOJ Probe Into Chevron's Prosecution of Steven Donziger

"A nation that wants to lead on climate issues can't let multinational oil corporations pervert the democratic process and silence its critics," said 1997 Nobel Peace Prize recipient Jody Williams.

Kenny Stancil, staff writer ·


Confirming GOP Fears, Poll Shows For the People Act Is Popular With Republican Voters

Still, as long as Senate Republicans refuse to support the bill, passing electoral reforms depends on eliminating the filibuster, which conservative Democrats have yet to endorse.

Kenny Stancil, staff writer ·



After Strong Backlash, NYPD Kicks Robotic Dog "Spot" to the Curb

A spokesperson for New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, who called the Boston Dynamics device "creepy" and "alienating," said he was "glad the Digidog was put down."

Kenny Stancil, staff writer ·


'Revolving-Door Cronyism': Groups Line Up Against Fossil Fuel Lawyer for Interior

One environmental advocate said that industry-friendly attorney Tommy Beaudreau "has failed to stand up to the fossil fuel industry when it mattered most, and he'll likely fail again if confirmed to this critical position."

Kenny Stancil, staff writer ·


If Healthcare Is a Right, 'Support Medicare for All,' Omar Tells Biden

President Joe Biden said "healthcare should be a right, not a privilege in America." Rep. Ilhan Omar says there's an easy way to prove it.

Kenny Stancil, staff writer ·

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