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Global Indigenous Coalition Echoes Call to Postpone UN Climate Talks

"No equitable or just climate solutions can emerge from such an unjust process."

Brett Wilkins ·

Lack of Trusted Authority Is Why Covid-19 Is Kicking Our Butts

The resulting credibility vacuum has enabled unscrupulous politicians, agents of chaos, and other charlatans to position themselves as experts.

Steven Singer ·

'We Are Clearly Not Fully Recovered': Ocasio-Cortez to Introduce Extension of Boosted Unemployment Benefits

"I simply just could not allow this to happen without at least trying."

Brett Wilkins ·

Big Pharma Secrets Revealed as Group Uncovers Portion of Pfizer Vaccine Recipe

"This leaked contract teaches the world more about how to make mRNA vaccines than anything done by rich countries so far."

Jake Johnson ·

'Incredible': Covid Stimulus Funds Reduced Overall US Poverty in 2020

"Giving people money is a great way to fight poverty," said Rep. Jamaal Bowman.

Kenny Stancil ·

Experts Warn Biden's Global Vaccine Plan Lacks Ambition Crisis Demands

"Given the scale of the crisis, the president should be using every tool he has, and I don't think he is," said one observer.

Jake Johnson ·

Ex-Heads of State, Nobel Laureates Urge Merkel's Successor to Back Vaccine Patent Waiver

"The new chancellor of Germany will hold extraordinary power to turn the tide on this horrific pandemic and can be the world leader remembered for helping save millions of lives."

Jake Johnson ·

As Biden Pushes Boosters Amid Global Vaccine Inequality, Departing FDA Officials Speak Out

"Even if some gain can ultimately be obtained from boosting, it will not outweigh the benefits of providing initial protection to the unvaccinated."

Brett Wilkins ·

Cori Bush Unveils Bill to Boost Access to Rental Assistance During Pandemic

The legislation "will help make these funds more accessible by allowing individuals and families to apply for assistance at places that are central to their communities."

Jessica Corbett ·

Anti-Vax, Anti-Mask Rhetoric Has Long Roots in U.S. History

The ideological mix of rugged individualism, freedom, and liberty had become deeply embedded among a large swath of Americans, further poisoned by centuries of structural racism that persists today. 

Chuck Idelson ·

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