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07/19/2017 | Published by: Mic
07/19/2017

Hundreds expect to be arrested during D.C. health care protest

Hundreds expect to be arrested during D.C. health care protest

After Senate Republicans’ failure to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act this week, hundreds of demonstrators gathered on Capitol Hill Wednesday to urge their representatives to scrap...

07/19/2017 | Mic | Civic Engagement
07/19/2017 | Published by: Getty Images
07/19/2017

Health Care Activists Protest at Senator's Offices in the Capitol - Photo

Health Care Activists Protest at Senator's Offices in the Capitol - Photo

Activists protest against the Republican health care repeal-and-replace legislation at U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz's office in the Russell Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill July 19, 2017 in Washington...

07/19/2017 | Getty Images | Civic Engagement

Activists swarm Senate offices to protest Republican health care bill; 155 arrested

Crowds of activists swarmed Senate offices Wednesday to protest the Republican Party's proposed plan to repeal Obamacare.

Lining hallways across Washington, participants staged multiple...

07/19/2017 | ABC 6 Columbus | Civic Engagement
07/19/2017 | Published by: The Huffington Post
07/19/2017

Protesters Swarm The Capitol Days After Obamacare Repeal Falls Again

Protesters Swarm The Capitol Days After Obamacare Repeal Falls Again

Although Obamacare repeal appears to be down for the count, Democratic leaders encouraged activists to keep up the pressure at a rally outside the Capitol on Wednesday.

And judging by the...

07/19/2017 | The Huffington Post | Civic Engagement
07/19/2017 | Published by: The Washington Post
07/19/2017

Police arrest 155 health care protesters at U.S. Capitol

Police arrest 155 health care protesters at U.S. Capitol

U.S. Capitol Police officers arrested at least 155 demonstrators Wednesday at Senate office buildings, as health care advocates continued to pressure lawmakers two days after a Republican effort...

07/19/2017 | The Washington Post | Civic Engagement

Protesters roll loudly through Senate office buildings, 155 arrested

The chants of vocal activists echoed through the hallways of Senate office buildings Wednesday, as hundreds staged sit-ins to protest the Republican health care plan that's already on shaky ground...

07/19/2017 | CNN | Civic Engagement
07/19/2017 | Published by: Next City
07/19/2017

Why Rising Police Budgets Aren’t Making Cities Safer

Why Rising Police Budgets Aren’t Making Cities Safer

Minneapolis, the city where Philando Castile was killed by a police officer while being profiled and stopped in his car for the 49th time, spends 36 percent of its general fund budget on policing...

07/19/2017 | Next City | Racial Justice

¿Vale la pena quitarle dinero a la policía para apoyar temas como la vivienda, la educación y la salud?

Un nuevo informe analiza el concepto de 'desinversión de la policía'. La controversial idea es fomentada por activistas latinos y afroestadounidenses, buscando menos discriminación y más apoyo a...

07/18/2017 | CityLab Latino | Racial Justice
07/18/2017 | Published by: Telesur
07/18/2017

'Kill the Bill' Sit-Ins Target Senators to Protest Health Bill

'Kill the Bill' Sit-Ins Target Senators to Protest Health Bill

Outside the office of U.S. Senator Pat Toomey in Philadelphia Tuesday, a group of activists chanted, “Don't cut Medicaid, save our liberty," in a day of actions outside congressional offices in 39...

07/18/2017 | Telesur | Civic Engagement

“Neoliberalism” isn’t an empty epithet. It’s a real, powerful set of ideas.

It’s hard to think of a term that causes more confusion, yet is more frequently used in political debate, than “neoliberalism.” It’s one thing to argue that the term should be discouraged or...

07/18/2017 | Vox | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

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