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'Time for a Moral Confrontation': Poor People's Campaign Launches With Local Rallies Nationwide

"We cannot continue to have a democracy that engages in the kind of policy violence that we see happening every day."

Julia Conley ·


Graham-Cassidy Is Dead. Because the People Rose Up and Killed It.

Disability rights group ADAPT continued demonstrations even after news broke that Republicans will not take Graham-Cassidy bill to a vote on Senate floor

Julia Conley ·


#AdaptAndResist: More Than 200 Protesters Demand Senators Reject Graham-Cassidy

Organizers estimate over 100 demonstrators were arrested, with many being dragged away

Julia Conley ·


Denial of Mental Healthcare: 'Your Therapist Will See You Now or Will They?'

The denial of timely mental health care is immoral and unethical and it's the reason why therapists employed by Kaiser are on strike in Northern California and Hawai'i.

Sal Rosselli ·


'Let's Pass Medicare for All,' Says Jayapal as Survey Spotlights Failures of For-Profit System

"When the 'all-time low' of uninsured Americans is still 26 MILLION, something needs to change," said Rep. Pramila Jayapal.

Julia Conley ·


Progressives Applaud Biden for Lowering Medicare Part B Premiums

"Democrats want to expand Social Security and Medicare," said one advocate. "Republicans want to cut, privatize, and ultimately end both programs."

Kenny Stancil ·


University of Idaho Employees Warned Not to Discuss Abortion or Provide Birth Control

A memo from the school's legal department shows how "Republican politicians are already criminalizing abortion, which has extreme consequences—but they won't stop there," said Sen. Elizabeth Warren.

Julia Conley ·


'Catastrophic': Arizona Judge Allows 1864 Abortion Ban to Go Into Effect

"No archaic law should dictate our reproductive freedom," said one rights advocate.

Julia Conley ·


Where Is the Mass Mobilized Movement for Medicare for All?

It wouldn't take more than 1% of the U.S. population to rise up and get organized behind key popular demands to make them a reality and yet we continue to endlessly wait.

Ralph Nader ·


GOP Seizes on Biden's 'Pandemic Is Over' Remark to Demand Medicaid Cuts

On top of pushing for an end to pandemic-related Medicaid funding, Republican Sen. Richard Burr also asked the president whether he plans to "rescind" his student debt forgiveness plan.

Jake Johnson ·

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