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'Together We Fight, Together We Will Win': Workers Strike Nationwide to Demand $15 Minimum Wage

"We have won $15 in cities and states across the country. And now, it is time to win $15 nationwide."

Jake Johnson ·


All 10 GOP Senators Behind Skimpy $600 Billion Covid Relief Offer Happily Voted for $740 Billion Military Budget

"Every single one of these Senate Republicans voted to give the Pentagon billions more than what they're willing to give to the American people."

Jake Johnson ·


'Cry Me a River': Sanders Hits Back as Billionaire Investor Whines About Potential Tax Hikes Amid GameStop Fiasco

"Oh look, another billionaire is mad that he might have to pay more taxes while children in America go hungry and veterans sleep on the street."

Jake Johnson ·



As Planet Cooks, One of the World's Coldest Towns Bids to Host 2032 Summer Olympics

"If we stand back and do nothing, letting global warming prevail, we will lose our identity, and the town we love—as well as many others around the world—will cease to exist as we know it," said the mayor of Salla.

Jessica Corbett ·


'Smartest Thing We Can Do Is Act Big': Yellen Bolsters Demand for Biden to Enact Bold FDR-Style Agenda

"Instead of feel-good talk of unification," said journalist John Nichols, "FDR called out the Wall Street speculators, the bankers, and their conservative apologists."

Kenny Stancil ·


Indigenous-Led Movement Credited With 'Huge Victory' as Biden Plans to Rescind Keystone XL Permit on Day One

"Our communities have been fighting KXL for over a decade, tooth and nail, in the dirt and in the courts."

Jake Johnson ·


'This Is No Bluff': Sanders Vows to Filibuster Military Budget to Force Senate Vote on $2,000 Checks

"It would be unconscionable, especially after the House did the right thing, for the Senate to simply leave Washington without voting on this."

Jake Johnson ·


'Merry... Christmas': Watch Rep. Debbie Dingell Drop House Gavel in Disgust Over GOP's Covid-19 Cruelty

"I feel like she wanted to insert a choice expletive in the middle of that."

Julia Conley ·


'Yes, Exactly,' Say Progressives After Pence Warns Democrats Will 'Make Rich Poorer and Poor More Comfortable'

"You have to be all sorts of twisted to think 'making poor people more comfortable' is a bad thing."

Julia Conley ·

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