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Nobel Laureates, Ex-Heads of State Push Biden to Fund Global Covid Fight

"Don't tell us we can’t afford $5,000,000,000 in global Covid aid when the government is about to hand Jeff Bezos $10,000,000,000 to fly to space," said one progressive advocacy group.

Jake Johnson ·


ISPs Under Fire for Sabotaging Biden FCC as White House Touts Broadband Program

"Instead of applauding corporations that continue to fail families," said one critic, "President Biden should be applying pressure to Senate leadership to confirm his Federal Communications Commission nominee Gigi Sohn."

Julia Conley ·


Our Outrageous CEO-Worker Pay Gap: Unfair and Unwise

CEOs elsewhere in the world are making nowhere near what U.S. CEOs are making.

Sam Pizzigati ·


Most Price Increases From Inflation Have Gone to Corporate Profits

The inflation panic is causing some Democrats to pivot from social spending to deficit reduction. That's exactly the wrong approach.

Max B. Saw­icky ·


Lula Launches Campaign to Unseat Far-Right Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro

"Brazil will have the opportunity to decide which country it will be for the next few years, and for generations to come," said Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva. "The Brazil of democracy or authoritarianism?"

Jake Johnson ·


While 1 Million Americans Died From Covid-19, US Billionaire Wealth Shot Up by $1.7 Trillion

While billionaires have seen their wealth surge during the pandemic, millions have lost their lives and livelihoods.

Chuck Collins ·


Blame Profit-Hungry Corporations Milking Consumers for Inflation

It turns out that inflation is a boon for monopolies, for it gives them cover to flash their pricing power.

Jim Hightower ·


'I Am Angry!': Warren Unleashes in Fiery Speech Against 'Extremist' Court

"The United States Congress can keep Roe v. Wade the law of the land, they just need to do it," said the senator.

Julia Conley ·


Utilities Cut Power to Millions of Homes as Profits and Pay Soared: Report

"This moment is a clarion call to the federal government to reform the broken utility power sector, which relentlessly puts profits over people and the planet."

Brett Wilkins ·


'Debt Shaming' Has Dampened Democracy

The single and most simple thing President Biden can do to help save the Democratic majority this midterm, while stimulating the economy, is cancel student debt; and he should do it without delay.

India Walton ·

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