G20

Julia Conley, staff writer
Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga (top L), U.S. President Donald Trump (top R), South Korean President Moon Jae-in (down L), and European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen (down C) are seen on a screen before the start of a virtual G20 summit hosted by Saudi Arabia and held over video conference amid the Covid-19 pandemic, in Brussels, on November 21, 2020. (Photo: Yves Herman/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)
"This is not a 'do-good' exercise. It is the only way to stop the pandemic dead in its tracks. Solidarity is indeed survival."
Julia Conley, staff writer
U.S. President Donald Trump golfs at Trump National Golf Club on November 21, 2020 in Sterling, Virginia. The president declined to attend a meeting during the virtual G20 summit regarding the coronavirus pandemic, which is surging across the U.S., and went golfing instead. (Photo: Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)
"The president is not only missing from his post, but he's encouraging a mutiny...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
New global data shows G20 countries have committed $151 billion to supporting fossil fuels as part of coronavirus recovery packages. (Photo: CGP Grey/Flickr/cc)
"G20 leaders keep lying to themselves and their citizens as they prop up coal,...

Further

Much bad news; much pushback against it. Colorado groups will protest a weekend summit of the Koch Brothers and their right-wing cohorts. A Pennsylvania teacher is running 100 miles to protest education cuts of over $1 billion, the biggest cut ever. Toronto protesters will mark one year since a G20 summit that saw bogus mass arrests . And if you have any gripes, sign up for a free Dinner With Barack: Give him an earful.

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