Working-Class Schools Are Key In The Plans To Face Climate Change

By Liza Featherstone, Jacobin Global warming is here, wreaking havoc and terror, and even as children return to school under uncertain pandemic conditions, our public school system — especially in…

Dress Codes Are Racist and Sexist and Harm Our Children

Take Action Now By Lakshmi Gandhi, Prism After a group of middle schoolers in suburban Atlanta made national headlines for protesting their school’s dress code, renewed attention is being paid to how…

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The Single Greatest Challenge to Human Rights is Climate Change

Take Action Now By Julia Conley, Common Dreams The climate crisis and other environmental calamities are quickly becoming the greatest threat to human rights across the globe, the United…

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Automatic Voter Registration Is Democratic — And Effective

By Benjamin Barber, Facing South Voters in last year’s presidential election flipped crucial swing states including the Republican stronghold of Georgia, where a Democratic presidential…

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As War Poisons Humanity, Organizing Remains The Antidote

Take Action Now By Norman Solomon, RootsAction.org Last weekend, U.S. corporate media continued a 20-year repetition compulsion to evade the central role of the USA in causing vast carnage and misery…

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After Four Months, Still No Vaccine Waiver as Biden Protects Big Pharma

Take Action Now By Cole Stangler, The Daily Poster In May, the Biden administration made a bombshell declaration, endorsing a call to temporarily suspend intellectual property rights on COVID…

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DSA International Committee Calls For Drastic Cuts To Military Spending

Take Action Now By DSA International Committee [Below is an important statement from the DSA International Committee calling for drastic cuts to military spending, released on September, 11, 2021…

9/11 & The War On Terror: A Queer Afghan Reflects

Take Action Now Queer Crescent Today’s news cycle runs the risk of elevating the self-serving, jingoistic apologetics for the U.S. Global War on Terror. To help counter that narrative,…

9/11 – 48th Anniversary of the Death of Salvador Allende & the Coup in Chile

Take Action Now By NACLA Today is the 20th anniversary of the September 11th attacks on the World Trade Center. That attack spurred one of the most destructive eras in U.S. history, that of the…

The War Machine Has Embedded Itself In American Culture

Take Action Now By Chauncey Devega, Salon [Tomorrow is the 20th anniversary of 9/11. Let us pause to consider the true cost of America’s policies in the Middle East – and around the…