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'Holocaust Denial Has No Place in Our Society': AOC Reprimands Texas School Official

"I am offended as hell by somebody who says I should have an opposing view to the Holocaust in my library," said one teacher.

Kenny Stancil ·


Mondaire Jones, Katie Porter Urge Fellow Democrats to Reject Means-Testing Folly

"Means testing is a choice to deprive millions of our neighbors of what they need simply to cope with a budget artificially limited by regressive tax policy."

Andrea Germanos ·


Head of Koch-Tied Group Urges Sinema to 'Stay Strong' as She Opposes Tax Hikes on Rich

"There's no policy argument for it and no political justification," said one progressive group.

Jake Johnson ·


'How Many More People Must Die?' EU, UK Under Fire for Tanking Patent Waiver Talks

Rich nations' refusal to take on the pharmaceutical industry could "prolong the pandemic indefinitely," warned one campaigner.

Jake Johnson ·


Biden Warned Not to Nominate Robert Califf, 'Recycled FDA Commissioner' Tied to Big Pharma

"Biden must nominate an individual who has been dedicated to advancing public health—one who unquestionably will place the public interest ahead of the interests of FDA-regulated industries."

Jessica Corbett ·


75% of Democrats Want Party to Go Big on Social Spending, Climate Action: Poll

"The people delivered Democrats the House, Senate, and White House. Now it's time for us to deliver them paid leave, child care, climate action, lower healthcare costs, pre-k, community college, affordable housing, and so much more."

Brett Wilkins ·


'Welcome to the Chamber of Climate Chaos': Activists Target Powerful Lobbying Group

Campaigners asked U.S. Chamber of Commerce members, "Do you want to go down in history as contributing to a climate catastrophe that will endanger the lives of millions of people around the world?"

Jessica Corbett ·


'Good': House Panel Moves to Hold Steve Bannon in Criminal Contempt

"Witnesses who try to stonewall the select committee will not succeed," said Rep. Bennie Thompson, chair of the panel investigating the January 6 insurrection.

Kenny Stancil ·


US Urged to 'Step Up' at Home After Reelection to UN Human Rights Council

"The United States' uncontested election to the Human Rights Council doesn't change the fact that we lag far behind on our international human rights obligations."

Andrea Germanos ·


'We Will Never Forget What You Have Done': Climate Activist Grills Shell CEO at TED Forum

"So many people are already dying due to issues related to the climate crisis," said Green New Deal Rising's Lauren MacDonald, "and you are directly responsible for those deaths."

Brett Wilkins ·

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