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US Air Force Plans to Buy More Bombs 'Better-Suited for Operations in the Pacific'

"The new Cold War with China currently being pushed in Washington does not serve the millions of people demanding change across this country nor the billions of people affected by U.S. foreign policy abroad."

Kenny Stancil ·

Green Groups Sue US Development Bank Financing Climate-Damaging Projects Overseas

The organizations charge that exempting the institution from a key federal transparency law is illegal.

Jessica Corbett ·

'Primed for Pain': New Report Shows Amazon Workers Injured More Than Twice Industry Average

"Amazon's abysmal health and safety record is not an accident," the report states.

Andrea Germanos ·

'Our Entire Democracy Is Now at Risk' Because of GOP Attacks, Warn 100+ Scholars

"We urge members of Congress to do whatever is necessary—including suspending the filibuster—in order to pass national voting and election administration standards."

Jessica Corbett ·

DeSantis Kicks Off Pride Month by Signing 'Appalling' and 'Shameful' Attack on Trans Student Athletes

"Transgender kids are kids; transgender girls are girls," said one critic of the law. "Like all children, they deserve the opportunity to play sports with their friends and be a part of a team."

Jessica Corbett ·

After Texas Walkout, Sanders Says Senate Dems Must Show the 'Same Courage' by Passing Voting Rights Bill

"We must pass S. 1, the For The People Act. The future of American democracy is at stake."

Jake Johnson ·

How One Teacher and Her Students Dealt With a World Unraveling Amid Smoke and Death

The pandemic served as a stark reminder of at least two things: that the nuclear family is not enough and that schools can't be its sole safety net.

Belle Chesler ·

Arizona Plans Executions With Same Gas Used by Nazis at Auschwitz

"Let that sink in for a minute," said Sister Helen Prejean, a prominent death penalty abolitionist. "Then take action." 

Brett Wilkins ·

Making "Build Back Better" Better: Aligning Climate, Jobs, and Justice

Biden's timetable is not enough to halt colossal climate damage.

Jeremy Brecher ·

Omar Revives Bill to Repeal Law Cited to Justify Trump Muslim Ban, WWII Japanese Internment

"The Alien Enemies Act of 1798 is rooted in the xenophobic history of our country... It is that same xenophobia that has fueled the thousands of anti-Asian incidents and crimes this past year."

Brett Wilkins ·

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