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Making the Covid Vaccine Less Accessible to Poorer Countries Is Dangerous for Everyone

COVID-19 and its variants reduce poor nations to producers of pathogens that will continue to disrupt economic and social life in wealthy nations. 

John Buell ·


US Farmers and Food Justice Groups Declare 'Solidarity' With Indian Farmer Protests

"We stand with India's farmers! Now let's connect the dots between the forces of neoliberalism that stifle farmers, from India to the U.S."

Brett Wilkins ·


'A Profoundly Troubling Pick': Progressives Slam Biden Choice of Gov. Raimondo for Commerce Chief

"Raimondo has a history of supporting cuts to public assistance programs, selling public pensions to Wall Street, undermining labor unions, and grossly mishandling Rhode Island's Covid-19 response."

Andrea Germanos ·


Why Progressives Should Care About Biden's Pick for Commerce Secretary

The nation deserves a leader at the department who will fight for the urgent needs of people, not the desires of corporations.

Zena Wolf ·


Biden's Top Trade Official Should Work to Protect Governments From the Rising Number of Corporate Lawsuits

In 2020, foreign investors filed at least 51 known cases demanding huge sums from governments struggling to fight a historic pandemic.

Manuel Pérez Rocha ·


The Economy Isn’t Working. That’s Exactly the Plan.

Inequality is reaching feudal proportions, where very few own almost everything, and everyone else is crushed under the wheel of engineered destitution.

Robert Freeman ·


"No, Mr. President," Sanders Says Before Election Day, "You're Not Standing Up for Working Families"

The senator slammed the Trump administration for giving more than $425 billion in contracts to companies that have shipped jobs overseas.

Jessica Corbett ·


Investing $2 Trillion in US Clean Energy and Infrastructure Could Create Millions of 'Good Jobs,' Analysis Finds

"We don't have to choose between a strong economy or a healthy environment—we can have both," says an EPI data analyst.

Jessica Corbett ·


5 Foreign Policy Issues to Look Out For in Tonight’s Town Halls

We must work to end the United States’ role in existing conflicts, repeal the AUMFs, return the powers of warmaking to Congress, and slash the Pentagon budget.

Michael Galant ·


'Promises Made, Workers Betrayed': Trump Gave $425 Billion in Federal Contracts to Corporations That Offshored 200,000 Jobs

"Trump won in 2016 by pledging to voters in key industrial swing states that he would end job offshoring, but 200,000 more American jobs have been offshored during his presidency."

Kenny Stancil ·

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