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People's Action

Asian Americans, Allies Rally Against Racist Violence and White Supremacy After Atlanta Murders

"We're out here because people who look like me are being killed. Our Black, brown, and Indigenous siblings are also being killed. This collective power is what we need."

Brett Wilkins, staff writer ·

#PeoplesVaccine Day of Action Calls for Big Pharma to 'Drop the Patents'

"The pandemic has made clear that we are connected to people around the world, and our futures are tied to theirs," said Ben Levenson of People's Action Justice is Global campaign.

Andrea Germanos, staff writer ·

Progressives Urge Biden to Prove 'Pro-Union' Stance by Publicly Backing Amazon Workers in Alabama

"One of the most important things a president can do to help working people is to have their backs when they challenge corporate power."

Kenny Stancil, staff writer ·

Because 'Time for Urgent, Bold Change Is Now,' 200+ Groups Tell Biden to End Failed War on Drugs

"We are urging the administration to abandon criminalization as a means to address substance use, and instead ensure universal access to equitable evidence-based solutions rooted in racial and economic justice and compassion."

Kenny Stancil, staff writer ·

People's Action Calls On Biden to Transform Labor Dept Into Agency That Protects Workers—Not Corporations

"While we at People's Action believe that Senator Bernie Sanders is an example of the type of person ready to transform the landscape for working people in solidarity with the movement, we're ready to welcome any labor secretary ready to do the same."

Julia Conley, staff writer ·

Citing Her Ties to Agribusiness and Fossil Fuels, 160+ Groups Tell Biden That Heitkamp Is 'Wrong Choice' for USDA

"She has aligned herself with corporate agribusiness at the expense of family farmers, supports fossil fuel interests, and holds views that are out of step with the Democratic Party and the majority of Americans."

Jessica Corbett, staff writer ·

Biden Given Roadmap to Revitalize Rural America

The plan "lays a foundation for bringing economic vitality to rural communities in the face of racial injustice, economic decline, climate change, and a devastating pandemic."

Kenny Stancil, staff writer ·

How Do You Flip Rural Trump Voters? Talk to Them.

In 2016, establishment Democrats all but ignored rural communities. Groups like People’s Action are changing that, one conversation at a time.

George Goehl ·

Groundbreaking Study Shows 'Deep Listening' Over 100 Times More Effective in Winning Undecided Voters Away From Trump

Research shows "respectful, non-judgmental conversations are able to move voters where many other tactics have failed, producing meaningful increases in Biden's vote margin."

Julia Conley, staff writer ·

43 Green Groups Demand Moderators Make Climate Crisis 'Central Focus' of 2020 Presidential Debates

"In 2016, there was not a single question on climate change in any of the four presidential and vice-presidential debates," 70 House Democrats noted in a similar appeal. "This cannot happen again."

Jessica Corbett, staff writer ·