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Management at Illinois ACLU Fights Unionization Drive

Take Action Now The staff union and management are locked in a battle over who can be included in the union. By Hamilton Nolan, In These Times A union fight that is playing out in…

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Ukraine Remains A Ticking Time Bomb

Take Action Now Tensions are growing between the Ukrainian military and Russian-supported separatist forces. By Anatol Lieven, The Nation Amid the public storm in America over the…

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Kyle Rittenhouse Is Part of America’s Long Embrace of Vigilantism

Take Action Now Kyle Rittenhouse’s actions fit into a long history of state-supported white vigilantism in America By John Stoehr, The Editorial Board The summer of 2020 saw civil…

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Enbridge To Construct Next Pipeline As Biden, Leaders Do Little At COP26

Take Action Now As leaders at COP26 decry the devastations brought on by climate change, they continue to allow new oil pipelines to be built at home. By Ryan Black Enbridge recently completed the…

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Best Union-Busting Inoculation Video EVER — Thank You John Oliver

Take Action Now Responding to Striketober, John Oliver produced the best report on union busting we’ve ever seen. Union supporters call it “inoculation”. By Charles Lenchner…

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Israel’s Government: Netanyahu-ism Without Netanyahu

Take Action Now How have Israeli-Palestinian relations changed since the end of the right-wing Netanyahu government? The short answer: Not much. By Mel Gurtov, L.A. Progressive A…

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Biden-Xi Summit Comes At Perilous Time For US-China Relations

Take Action Now Tensions are reaching a fever pitch, but there seems to be interest on both sides in ratcheting it down. The question is, can they? By Ethan Paul, Responsible…

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COP26 Final Agreement Is Not Enough, Say Activists

Take Action Now The final agreement is the most significant global climate pact since the Paris agreement, but it’s far from perfect. By Shannon Osaka, Grist After two weeks of…

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The U.S. Is Fueling A November 15 Cuba Protest

Take Action Now The United States is funding a global day of protest against Cuba set for November 15 in cities around the world. By Rosa Miriam Elizalde, Globetrotter On September 20, letters…

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Progressive News Roundup: Establishment Backlash, Militarism And Media

Take Action Now Progressive Hub Roundup Last week’s election results continue to reverberate. One of the more obscene outcomes is the New York Times demanding that Democrats not challenge oligarchy,…