The scope of what they won't do is breathtaking.
"The global vaccine apartheid is a policy choice," said the People's Vaccine Alliance. "We have the means to end it."
In spite of the rising popularity of concepts such as the "Overton Window," the importance of grassroots organizing is still being underestimated.
It's Time to Break Big Pharma's Grip on Healthcare and Empower Medicare to Negotiate Cheaper Drug Prices
The Lower Drug Costs Now Act would be long-overdue step towards making prescription medicines more affordable for all Americans.
"This is the first time a court of law, anywhere in the world, has recognized that a government minister has a duty of care to protect young people from the catastrophic harms of climate change."
If you believe in its omniscience, the market is signaling corporations and businesses that employers must offer more.
"It makes no sense that one member of the minority party can trigger a minority veto. That's not what people voted for."
"We have the power to end poverty," says Rep. Pramila Jayapal. "We must implement bold proposals that center the poor—providing housing, healthcare, climate justice, and equitable public education."
Lesson 1: Essential workers deserve far better.
Older Americans cannot fill their vital role in society without basic security—the peace of mind of knowing that they can pay their bills and have access to affordable health care and prescription drugs.
"I believe that if there's an honest assessment of the environmental racism behind this project's approval then it will never be permitted," said one leading local activist. "We must stop Formosa Plastics."
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