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Monday, June 24, 2019
Sign reads: We need better climate action now. 'A True Public Health Emergency': 70+ Medical Groups Sound Alarm on Climate Crisis
Groups lay out action agenda to advance climate solutions and strengthen resiliency
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Escalating "Crisis of His Administration's Making," Trump Imposes New Sanctions Against Iran
"Sanctions are what got us into this mess, more sanctions will not get us out of it."
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protester Billionaires to 2020 Presidential Hopefuls: 'America Has a Moral, Ethical, and Economic Responsibility to Tax Our Wealth More'
In an open letter, 18 individuals from 11 families detailed the sweeping benefits of imposing a wealth tax on the richest Americans
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A protester holds a sign in front of the CIA's exhibitor booth at the American Library Association's 2019 annual conference. (Photo: Callan Bignoli) Citing CIA's Dark History, Librarians Protest Agency's Recruiting at Their Conference
"Everything they stand for is a violation of the values of librarianship, so we protested."
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The Exxon Mobil Refinery in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, seen from the top of the Louisiana State Capitol, March 5, 2017. In Far-Reaching Plan, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee Proposes Radical Changes to Fossil Fuel Industry
"Governor Inslee's plan is the first we've seen that truly acknowledges this emergency and proposes critical steps to turn it back."
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UN Expert Warns Inequality and Austerity Are Intensifying Global Mental Health Crisis
"We must end austerity and start investing in people and communities," said U.K. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn
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Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker Advocates Say Illinois Ban on Private Immigrant Detention Centers, a 'Firewall' Against Trump's Attacks on Immigrants, Should Be Model for Country
"We will not allow private entities to profit off of the intolerance of this president."
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Financed by Tax on Wall Street Speculators, Sanders Plan Would Wipe Out All $1.6 Trillion in US Student Loan Debt
"We bailed out Wall Street in 2008. It's time to tax Wall Street's greed to help the American people."
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