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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 ·

Critics Warn Biden's Antitrust Vacancies Threaten Vows to Rein in Big Tech

"DOJ Antitrust is run by people promoted under Trump/Barr!" said Jeff Hauser of the Revolving Door Project, which urged Biden to quickly name regulators "who will take on Big Tech monopolies."

Kenny Stancil ·

Rights Groups Call on Biden Administration to End 'Digital Prisons' for Immigrants

"The technologies that these programs employ only further entrench the criminalization of immigration and pose barriers to social and economic wellbeing."

Julia Conley ·

The Tulsa Massacre: Remembering the History of 'Black Wall Street'

The story of prosperity of Black communities in Tulsa, Oklahoma is incomplete without discussing their roots.

Alaina E. Roberts ·

One Million Dead

Our memories should not be limited to martyrs of war.

Richard Eskow ·

'A Huge Victory': Migrant Advocates Cheer End of 'Remain in Mexico' Asylum Policy

The Biden administration must now "swiftly move to dismantle the Trump administration's other attacks on the asylum system, including the unconscionable Title 42 order," said one prominent ACLU attorney. 

Brett Wilkins ·

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