Nadia Prupis, staff writer

Nadia Prupis is a Common Dreams staff writer.

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Wednesday, June 25, 2014
Verizon Lobbyists Say Net Neutrality Hurts People With Disabilities
Verizon introduced a new argument against net neutrality this week, claiming that a lack of “fast lane” services could hurt blind, deaf, and disabled internet users. According to Mother Jones, Verizon lobbyists on the Hill claimed that without fast lane internet, disabled Americans could be faced...
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Wednesday, June 25, 2014
'Consigned to Financial Ruin': Evictions Fueling Economic Disadvantage
Black women in disadvantaged neighborhoods are the most likely to be evicted from their homes, at a level on par with incarceration rates among poor black men, a MacArthur Foundation study reports. The high levels of eviction set off 'a chain of hardship' that perpetuates the cycle of poverty in...
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Tuesday, June 24, 2014
Report: World's Oceans on Brink of Collapse
The world's oceans face irreparable damage from climate change and overfishing, with a five-year window for intervention, an environmental panel said Tuesday. Neglecting the health of the oceans could have devastating effects on the world's food supply, clean air, and climate stability, among other...
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