Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Public health workers, doctors, and nurses protest over lack of sick pay and personal protective equipment outside a hospital in the Bronx on April 17, 2020.
"If you are going to contract Covid-19, you'd better hurry up or you're out of luck!"
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Coronavirus crisis volunteer Rhiannon Navin greets local residents arriving to a food distribution center at the WestCop community center on March 18, 2020 in New Rochelle, New York
"The affluent political class supports Coronavirus Care For All because they...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-Wash.)
"Our healthcare system determines who is worthy and unworthy of healthcare. And...


This week marks the 15th anniversary of the sudden death of Minnesota's progressive Sen. Paul Wellstone in a plane crash. To many across the country, Wellstone remains iconic as the "conscience of the Senate" - a crusader and "noisy, unimpressive nuisance" who fought against big business and for workers, farmers, women, children, health care, Native Americans and the environment, and whose spirit lives on.