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Kenny Stancil

Kenny Stancil

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Kenny Stancil is a staff writer for Common Dreams.


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'Workers Are Angry': Looming US Railroad Strike Puts Pressure on Biden

"If this contract is presented to our members in its current form, it will not pass," said one union spokesperson. Workers want to be able "to take a sick day or vacation day without the fear of termination."

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50 Million People Are Trapped in Modern Slavery Worldwide: Report

Nearly one out of every 150 individuals on Earth was enslaved last year, including roughly 28 million in forced labor and 22 million in forced marriages.

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Analysis Shows 'Quiet Fleecing' of US Workers—Not 'Quiet Quitting'—Is the Real Problem

"Workers are more productive than ever, but their pay hasn't kept pace while top 1% wages have skyrocketed," says the Economic Policy Institute.

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'Climate Denial': Forest Service Sued for Approving Crude Oil Railway in Utah

"The planet is roasting in record heat, forest fires are raging, the Great Salt Lake is drying up, and yet the Forest Service is willing to make all these problems worse by paving the way for more oil production," said one climate campaigner.

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Scientists Develop Malaria Vaccine With 'World-Changing' Potential

"We really could be looking at a very substantial reduction in that horrendous burden of malaria," said one of the researchers involved.

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Warren Introduces Bill to Repeal 'Right-to-Work' Laws Enacted by GOP in 27 States

"Republicans and their corporate interest backers have imposed state laws with only one goal: destroy unions and discourage workers from organizing," said the Massachusetts Democrat.

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Trump Says GOP Gov. Candidate Would Rule Massachusetts 'With an Iron Fist'

The former U.S. president's authoritarian rhetoric generated alarm, with one historian noting that the term "iron fist" was favored by Italian dictator Benito Mussolini and used to describe Germany's Nazi Party.

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'Playing With Fire': IAEA Issues Urgent Warning After Visit to Ukraine Nuclear Plant

U.N. Secretary-General António Guterres endorsed the nuclear watchdog's new report, warning that any damage "to Zaporizhzhia—or to any other nuclear facility in Ukraine—could spell catastrophe."

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