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Privacy Champions Urge Passage of 'Fourth Amendment Is Not For Sale' Act

"Intelligence and law enforcement agencies must come to understand that the American people are off limits to warrantless mass surveillance, no matter how it is done."

Kenny Stancil, staff writer ·


Biden's New Industrial Policy Must Not Repeat the Mistakes of the Past

America’s old industrial policy was stifling innovation and gauging taxpayers and consumers. The challenges ahead demand a very different economy.

Robert Reich ·


Union Files 23 Objections Against Amazon for Illegal and 'Despicable' Conduct in Bessemer Election

"Amazon has left no stone unturned in its efforts to gaslight its own employees. We won't let Amazon's lies, deception, and illegal activities go unchallenged."

Jake Johnson, staff writer ·


Covid-19 May Fade, But Will the Tracking Tools Built to Fight It?

We must ensure that temporary Covid-19 data surveillance infrastructures do not needlessly outlast this once-in-a-century pandemic.

Adeline Lee ·


New Google Earth Timelapse Feature Offers Devastating View of Climate Emergency

"We want this to be very visceral and real for people, and a ray of hope that there's actually a lot we can do."

Kenny Stancil, staff writer ·


Health Advocates Urge Facebook to Scrap Plan to Build Instagram for Kids 12 and Under

"Facebook and Instagram have zero credibility and have proven time and time again that their priority is profiting off their manipulative and addictive tactics to keep users scrolling."

Jessica Corbett, staff writer ·


Biden Urged to Pick Appointees Who Will Strongly Enforce Antitrust Laws Against Big Tech

"Truth is under siege, and Big Tech platforms have become too big to care—they must be reined in."

Kenny Stancil, staff writer ·


Union to File Charges Against Amazon Over 'Blatantly Illegal Conduct' in Bessemer Election

"Amazon's conduct has been despicable. We demand a comprehensive investigation over Amazon's behavior in corrupting this election."

Jake Johnson, staff writer ·


Greta Thunberg Says She'll Skip UN Climate Conference Over Covid-19 Vaccine Inequity

"Of course I would love to attend the Glasgow #COP26," she tweeted Friday. "But not unless everyone can take part on the same terms."

Brett Wilkins, staff writer ·


To Halt '30-Year Race to the Bottom,' Yellen Calls for Global Minimum Tax on Corporations

"A high global minimum tax can change the face of globalization—by making its main winners (multinational companies) pay more in taxes, instead of them paying less and less."

Jake Johnson, staff writer ·