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A view of the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power's Pine Tree Wind Farm and Solar Power Plant in the Tehachapi Mountains on March 23, 2021 in Kern County. (Photo: Irfan Khan/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images) News
'A Remarkable Story of Resilience and Hope': Renewable Energy Smashes Records in 2020
"There is a huge amount to be done... The international community must look to this trend as a source of inspiration to go further."
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Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) is the first Palestinian American and one of the first two Muslim women elected to the U.S. Congress. (Photo: Nic Antaya/Getty Images) News
Rashida Tlaib Hails Shift in House Dems' Views on Palestinian Human Rights
"Just a few years ago, it would have been unthinkable to have 12 members of Congress refer to Israeli occupation as colonialism, so I have no doubt that the needle on Palestinian human rights is moving."
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First Nations land defenders lock themselves to equipment at a Trans Mountain Corporation pumping station on unceded Secwepemc land in British Columbia on April 3, 2021. (Photo: Braided Warriors/Twitter) News
'We Will Not Stop': First Nations Land Defenders Take Direct Action Against Trans Mountain Pipeline
"Today we stand on unceded, unsurrendered, illegally occupied Secwepemc land to show that we will not stop until the pipeline is terminated and the land is returned to the rightful title holders."
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Sen. Raphael Warnock (D-Ga.) and voting rights activist Stacey Abrams, a former Georgia gubernatorial candidate, both expressed support for Major League Baseball's decision to pull the 2021 All-Star Game from Atlanta due to Georgia's new voter restriction law. (Photo: Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc. via Getty Images) News
As Republicans Fume, Georgia Dems Have Mixed Reactions to MLB's All-Star Game Relocation
"Businesses and organizations have great power in their voices and ability to push for change, and I respect the decision of the players to speak out against this unjust law," said Sen. Raphael Warnock.
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Flares burning off gas at Belridge Oil Field and hydraulic fracking site which is the fourth largest oil field in California. (Photo: Citizens of the Planet/Education Images/Universal Images Group via Getty Images) News
Fossil Fuel Companies Got $8.2 Billion in Tax Bailouts—Then Fired Over 58,000 Workers
"It's time to stop subsidizing them and start facing the climate crisis," says a BailoutWatch analyst.
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Interior Secretary Deb Haaland is the first Native American Cabinet member in U.S. history. (Photo: Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc. via Getty Images) News
Haaland Announces New Missing and Murdered Indigenous Unit at Interior
The department said the new unit will "put the full weight of the federal government into investigating these cases and marshal law enforcement resources across federal agencies and throughout Indian country."
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A man wears a sticker showing his college debt during an Occupy Wall Street rally against the high cost of college tuitions on April 25, 2012 in New York City. (Photo: Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images) News
'We Need Full Abolition,' Advocates Say as Biden Reviews Authority to Cancel Student Debt
The president has signaled he supports forgiving $10,000 per borrower but Democrats and activists are pressing him to make it $50,000 or more.
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Protesters gather in São Paulo, Brazil for a demonstration on March 31, 2021 marking the anniversary of the 1964 military coup that overthrew democratic rule and replaced it with 21 years of military dictatorship. The sign on the left reads, "Bolsonaro Out." The one on the right says "Lula: Anti-Coup Candidate." (Photo: Cristina Szucinski/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images) News
'Threat to Democracy': Brazil's Bolsonaro Faces Growing Calls to Resign
"We have a president who is trying to pressure the armed forces into serving his coup-mongering, authoritarian delusions," said one elder statesman as lawmakers pursue impeachment.
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A demonstrator throws stones at a police vehicle during a protest against extreme economic inequality in Santiago, Chile on November 29, 2019. (Photo: Martin Bernetti/AFP via Getty Images) News
IMF Calls for Taxing World's Richest to Curb Inequality, Stave Off Social Unrest
"Governments need to provide everyone with a fair shot—enabling all individuals to reach their potential."
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An aerial view shows Marathon Petroleum Corp.'s Los Angeles Refinery, the state's largest producer of gasoline, on April 22, 2020 in Carson, California. (Photo: David McNew/Getty Images) News
Lawmakers and Groups Demand 'Urgent Action' by Fed to Protect Economy From Climate Risks
"The Federal Reserve must do its job, steering the economy away from disaster by ending fossil fuel finance."
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