Kenny Stancil, staff writer
"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)
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."
Brett Wilkins, staff writer
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)
"We can no longer afford any further fossil fuel extraction, infrastructure, or...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
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)
"By passing this bill, the state Assembly has sent a clear message: If you live...


Minutes before the Derek Chauvin verdict, a white cop in Columbus, Ohio shot and killed Ma'Khia Bryant, 16, a black girl in foster care who was threatening another girl with a knife. Many details are unclear - it was reportedly Bryant who called police when older girls were attacking her - but goddamn why can't cops disarm a 16-year-old girl without pumping four shots into her chest within seconds of arriving? Just kidding. We know why.

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