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It will only succeed if the public rallies to it, urgently seeking to limit the damage to their children’s and grandchildren’s lives done by carbon dioxide, methane, and the rest. (Photo: Screenshot) Views
Bernie Sanders’ Manhattan Project: The Game-Changing Green New Deal
The selfish and greedy elites of the US Establishment will attempt to kill this plan just in the same way that they are killing the planet.
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After Handing Rich $1.5 Trillion Tax Cut, Trump Reportedly Considering Slashing Medicare and Social Security as 'Second-Term Project'
"Mr. Trump, you are not going to have a second term," tweeted Sen. Bernie Sanders in response to the president's reported plan
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Members of the youth-led Sunrise Movement protested at the Democratic National Committee's summer meeting as the Resolutions Committee voted against holding a climate-specific 2020 debate. (Photo: Steve Rhodes) News
Sanders Campaign Co-Chair Nina Turner Calls for All Democratic Candidates to Unite Against DNC Over #ClimateDebate
"If all the Democratic presidential candidates say to the DNC, 'Let's have a debate or a forum about climate change'—what are they gonna do, kick out every single one of them?"
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It Is Definitely Not Enough
Havana sits outside her school as the only participant in last year's National School Walkout. Photo by her mom. Among young people and so many others enraged at the failure of Democratic functionaries to approve a climate debate as the planet burns is Havana Chapman-Edwards, an 8-year-old African-...
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Subsidizing Underfunded Schools, US Teachers Spend $459 of Their Own Money Each Year on Classroom Supplies
Union leader responds to new analysis with vow that educators will continue "to fight to fund our future, to fight the defunding and underinvestment that created this crisis in the first place."
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Water Rights Group Calls on Newark Officials to Resist Privatization of City's Water Supply Amid Lead Crisis
"While city and state officials must respond to the current crisis with urgency, they must also protect their water system from predatory corporate operators."
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Kudos to Senator Warren for endorsing the Farmers Bill of Rights, and to Senator Sanders for seriously mentioning the farm crisis. (Photo: TumblingRun/flickr/cc) Views
Farmers Need a Bill of Rights
Besides a fair income, just like other workers, the Farmers Bill of Rights seeks to guarantee farmers fair and open markets that are not dominated by a handful of corporations.
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Electoral College Abolitionists Say Court Ruling Shows Why Current System 'Terrible Way of Picking the President'
Case "could spur additional change and additional movement that would in some ways make a solution like the National Popular Vote stronger," one advocate said
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Klu Klux Klan rally on the National Mall, 1926. (Photo: Shutterstock) Views
Should We Fight a War on White Terrorism?
There’s a strong argument to shift law enforcement resources from Muslim organizations to domestic white terrorists — but expanding the war on terror is a riskier proposition.
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Protests Break Out After DNC Committee Votes Against Holding 2020 #ClimateDebate
Outraged members of the Sunrise Movement stood on chairs singing the union protest song "Which Side Are You On?"
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