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On MLK Day, Focus On “Giant Triplets” Of Racism, Materialism and Militarism

Take Action Now The recent chaos caused by Covid-19 has highlighted the failures of our society’s priorities: racism, materialism, and militarism. It is time to seek new solutions…

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Elderly Palestinian American Found Dead After Detainment In Israeli Raid

Take Action Now The State Department says it supports an investigation into the death of 80-year-old Omar Asaad, who was arrested by Israeli forces in the occupied West Bank.……

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Black Voters Matter And Others To Boycott Biden Speech

Take Action Now “We don’t need even more photo ops,” says the co-founder of Black Voters Matter. “We need action.” protesters determined to Boycott to…

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Poor Communities Suffer Environmental Impacts Of Cryptocurrency Mining

Take Action Now Mining companies have set their sights on New York and Texas, but locals are concerned about the environmental harm in their communities. By Alexandra Martinez,…

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States Have Collected More Than $10 Billion In Marijuana Tax Revenue

Take Action Now The marijuana revenue doesn’t even include tax revenue from separate medical cannabis programs that are in place in a majority of U.S. states. By Kyle Jaeger,…

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Israel Apologists Desperately Accuse Emma Watson of Antisemitism

Take Action Now Of course Israel’s defenders called Emma Watson “antisemitic” — for years, well past the point of absurdity, their strategy has been to call anyone who…

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Biden Could Cancel Student Debt With The Stroke Of A Pen, But He Won’t

Take Action Now In spite of his campaign promises to the contrary, the president is dragging his feet on lifting a burden weighing on millions of Americans. By Aída Chávez, The Nation President Joe…

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Tracking Domestic Extremists After The Jan. 6 Insurrection

Take Action Now The insurrection at the US Capitol Building on January 6, 2021 has set a precedent in extremist movements that now redirect their strategies By Jared…

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In Summit Pipeline, Indigenous Leaders See Another Land Grab

Take Action Now Carbon pipeline plan spurs organized opposition from tribes By Mike Moen, Public News Service An Iowa company is trying to gain support for a multi-state project involving capturing…

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California Takes On Reparations For Black Americans

Take Action Now Does America owe Black people reparations for past racism and exploitation? California is attempting to answer that question today. By Sonali Kolhatkar, YES!…