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National Nurses United Condemns CDC for Endangering Frontline Workers With Latest Covid-19 Guidance

"Nurses follow the precautionary principle, which means that until we know for sure something is safe, we use the highest level of protections, not the lowest."

Julia Conley ·


'A Dream Come True': Nurses at Maine's Largest Hospital Vote to Unionize

"It's a new day for nurses and patients across Maine."

Jake Johnson ·


Unions Applaud Biden OSHA for Advancing Covid Safety Standard to Protect Workers

"Strong enforceable standards that require employers to develop workplace Covid-19 safety plans," said AFL-CIO president Richard Trumka, "are necessary for reducing infections and deaths, and beating this virus."

Kenny Stancil ·


With California Single-Payer Bill Shelved, Advocates Call on Newsom to Take Lead on Medicare for All

"The fastest, most direct path to Medicare for All has always gone through the governor," said one single-payer campaigner.

Brett Wilkins ·


Nurses, Teachers, and Experts Push Back Against Rush to Reopen Schools as Covid-19 Cases Spike

"The studies commonly cited as supporting school reopening are deeply flawed."

Jessica Corbett ·


'Everyone In, Nobody Out': Jayapal, Dingell Introduce Medicare for All Act With 112 Co-Sponsors

"A system that prioritizes profits over patients and ties coverage to employment was no match for a global pandemic and will never meet the needs of our people."

Brett Wilkins ·


In 'Particularly Cruel' Act, Maine Hospital Vaccinates Out-of-State Union-Busters as Vulnerable Residents Forced to Wait

"It's concerning that MaineHealth would put their own anti-union agenda, and their own bottom line, ahead of the health and well-being of Maine people."

Kenny Stancil ·


McConnell Urged to 'Finish the Job' and Reconvene Senate to Put Twice-Impeached Trump on Trial

"The Senate must now move as quickly as possible to convict, remove, and disqualify Trump from ever seeking federal office again."

Common Dreams staff ·


'They Don't Care About the Little Guy': Progressives Take Aim at Greed of GOP Senators in Crucial Georgia Runoffs

To win on January 5, organizers say, Jon Ossoff and Raphael Warnock should focus on getting direct economic relief to struggling Americans, raising the minimum wage, and the greed of the Republican Party.

Julia Conley ·


Study Detailing 'Scandalous' Hospital Price-Gouging During Pandemic Proves Medicare for All Urgently Needed

"These are not markups for luxury condos, they are for the most basic necessity of your life: your health."

Julia Conley ·

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