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Ceasefire is Reached, While US House Undermines Efforts to End Complicity in War
"It is the deeds, not the words of the parties to the conflict that will decide if Yemeni civilians get the relief they deserve—lives remain on the line."
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'We Need an Unprecedented Transformation in Every Sector': 250 Climate Activists Stage Sit-in at Pelosi's San Francisco Office
Protest follows surge of support for the Green New Deal, with more than a dozen House Democrats signing on to the call since Monday
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Supreme Court News
'Victory' for Women as Supreme Court Rejects Case Challenging Medicaid Funds for Planned Parenthood
"We're thankful that people in Louisiana and Kansas will be able to access the care they need."
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Progressives Outraged as House Democrats Elect 'Big Money' Centrist Hakeem Jeffries Over Barbara Lee for Caucus Chair
"What is there to say anymore? The Democratic Party establishment needs to be primaried into oblivion."
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On National Day of Action, Ask 'Green New Deal' Campaigners, Do You Know Where Your Lawmaker Stands?
"We've been living in fear of a climate catastrophe, in anger about the corruption and negligence of our politicians for far too long. We can't back down."
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Prosthetic limbs sit on a shelf at a government health clinic on Sept. 24, 2018 in Aden, Yemen. News
'There Is a US Imprint on the Death of Every Child in Yemen': Sen. Chris Murphy
As World Food Program head conveys scenes "of nightmares, of horror" and makes urgent plea for U.S. to end war, lawmakers decry U.S. complicity in civilian deaths
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'An Insult to the American People': Outrage After Pentagon Fails First-Ever Audit
Decrying "unchecked waste, fraud, and abuse," Rep. Barbara Lee said, "This is exactly why we must #AuditThePentagon."
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Half Million Killed by America's Global War on Terror 'Just Scratches the Surface' of Human Destruction
"This new body count signals that, far from diminishing, the war is only intensifying."
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New Tool Projecting How High US Cities' Temperatures Will Rise by 2050 Provokes Calls for Climate Action
"Within the next 30 yrs, our cities will begin grappling with the harsh realities of #climatechange," tweeted Rep. Barbara Lee. " Congress must take this seriously—we must act before it's too late."
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'Like a Small War Just Passed Through': Super Typhoon Yutu Leaves US Islands in Pacific 'Mangled'
"We really need help," said one local official. "Our island has been flattened. It's one of the worst typhoons we've seen in a very, very long time."
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