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Medea Benjamin speaks at the U. S. Hands Off Venezuela rally in Washington, D.C. on March 16, 2019.
"We have to be pushing our members of Congress to speak out forcefully against what the Trump administration is now doing," says the activist.
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"Today's decision demonstrates that countries are finally catching up with the...


As most of the country protested a move back to the dark ages for women's rights, Nevada became "the only state (with) something to celebrate" by passing SB179, or the Trust Nevada Women Act, which decriminalizes and lifts several decades-old restrictions on abortion. Credit the country's first majority-female state legislature, which is also Dem-controlled.Women were the only ones who spoke about the bill on the Assembly floor. Welcome to the future.