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Brett Wilkins, staff writer
Workers handle Covid-19 vaccines at a distribution center in Chandigarh, India on May 4, 2021. (Photo: Ravi Kumar/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
"Countries that continue to oppose the WTO waiver—such as European Union countries, the United Kingdom, Switzerland, Canada, Australia, Norway, Japan, and Brazil—must now take action, too."
Brett Wilkins, staff writer
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) on Wednesday praised President Joe Biden's decision to support a temporary waiver on intellectual property protections for coroanvirus vaccines. (Photo: Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call, Inc. via Getty Images)
"This is exactly the kind of leadership the world needs right now," said...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
The Indian Point nuclear power plant is seen from Tomkins Cove, New York on April 22 2021. Indian Point ceased operations on April 30.
"A nuclear bailout is wrong for taxpayers, wrong for ratepayers, and wrong for...

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The world turns away, but "there is fuel in the air" as a record number of Palestinians in and around Jerusalem lose their homes, either pitilessly razed by bulldozers or seized by jeering Israeli settlers with the "law" of occupation on their side. For those left destitute, it's "an early death," a brutal uprooting by a country that "throws us out like garbage" when they ask only to live: "I need them to let me live, with my family, in my house. It's a simple request."

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