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New Yorkers with Sunrise Movement take action In Brooklyn for an economic recovery and infrastructure package prioritizing climate, care, jobs, and justice, calling on Congress to pass the THRIVE Act on April 7, 2021. (Photo: Noam Galai via Getty Images for Green New Deal Network) News
If Biden Serious About Green Jobs, Sunrise Movement Urges Embrace of AOC-Markey Civilian Climate Corps
With a "historic" bill introduced just this week in Congress, campaigners say the president has a chance to pass "the very opportunity he is hopeful for."
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"Enacting a robust system of direct government drug price negotiation and price spike protections that provides relief to patients regardless of medical condition, insurance provider, or status will save lives and prevent suffering and financial hardship for families across the nation," says a letter to the U.S. president and congressional leaders. (Photo: Juanmonino/Getty Images) News
Coalition Calls for Bold Pricing Reforms to Save $450 Billion on Drug Costs
The U.S., said one advocate, could "pump those savings back into Medicare" to expand and strengthen the program.
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U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Marcia Fudge testifies before the Senate Appropriations Committee in the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill on April 20, 2021 in Washington, D.C. (Photo: Oliver Contreras/Pool/Getty Images) News
LGBTQ Advocates Applaud HUD Reversal of Trump Anti-Trans Shelter Rule
"This is a decision that will save lives and help transgender people experiencing homelessness receive the assistance they need."
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An Indian farmer and his son walk across a parched former field near Agartala, Tipura state, where repeated droughts believed to be exacerbated by the climate emergency have devastated lives and livelihoods for decades. (Photo: Parthajit Datta/AFP via Getty Images) News
On Earth Day, Climate Justice Alliance Calls on US to Embrace 'Real Solutions' to Planetary Emergency
The environmental justice collective says the focus on "promoting market-based approaches and unproven techno-fixes" will only cause more harm.
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"Pfizer has spent the past year making billions of dollars in profits while people continue to die from Covid-19," tweeted Health GAP on April 22, 2021. "It's time to #FreeTheVaccine so the whole world has access to these life-saving vaccines!" (Photo: Twitter screengrab via Health GAP) News
Pressure Campaign Kicks Off in US to Force Big Pharma and Biden to End Vaccine Apartheid
The absence of a WTO patent waiver, say public health advocates, "means we won't end the pandemic, millions of people will die, and the global economy will suffer."
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Climate campaigner Xiye Bastida holds a version of the Climate Clock—which shows the time remaining for policymakers to reduce emissions before the effects of the climate crisis become irreversible—in New York City's Union Square on April 19, 2021. (Photo: Timothy A. Clark/AFP via Getty Images) News
'The Clock Is Ticking': 300,000+ Tell Biden to Act Boldly Ahead of Climate Summit
"We can no longer afford any further fossil fuel extraction, infrastructure, or false climate solutions that continue to prioritize profits over people."
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A voter walks to a booth to fill out their ballot at Public School 160 on November 3, 2020 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Photo: David Dee Delgado/Getty Images) News
Voting Rights Advocates Applaud Passage of NY Bill to Stop Disenfranchisement of Parolees
"By passing this bill, the state Assembly has sent a clear message: If you live in the community, you should be able to vote."
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Members of the women-led peace group CodePink protest in 2020 outside the United States Treasury Department against U.S. sanctions on Iran during the coronavirus pandemic. (Photo: Medea Benjamin/CodePink) News
Amid Nuclear Talks, 40 Groups Urge Biden to Lift Sanctions on Covid-Ravaged Iran
"By prioritizing humanitarian relief for Iran and other sanctioned states, President Biden can follow through on his campaign commitment and demonstrate that the U.S. can be a force for global good."
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View of the Tesoro Anacortes oil refinery in Skagit County, Washington on January 15, 2017. (Photo: Linda, Fortuna future/Flickr/cc) News
101 Nobel Laureates Urge World Leaders to 'Keep Fossil Fuels in the Ground'
"Fossil fuels are the greatest contributor to climate change. Allowing the continued expansion of this industry is unconscionable."
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People hold signs calling for U.S. President Joe Biden to support a Green New Deal and end his support of pipelines and the fossil fuel industry in St. Paul on January 29, 2021. (Photo: Tim Evans/NurPhoto via Getty Images) News
Climate Groups Warn Reported Biden Plan to Cut Emissions in Half by 2030 'Not Good Enough'
"Science and justice demand that we reduce emissions by 70% from 2005 levels by 2030 on the road to zero emissions by mid-century."
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