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10/2/2017 | Published by: Times Union
10/2/2017

Letter: No point putting faith in GOP lawmakers

Letter: No point putting faith in GOP lawmakers

Anyone who buys the GOP story that they are going to give us better health care is a sucker. We will get hosed by the...

10/2/2017 | Times Union | Civic Engagement

Activist: U.S. Response to Puerto Rico “Lifts the Veil of Colonialism” & 119 Years of Exploitation

The U.S. military has sent more than 4,000 soldiers to Puerto Rico as the island continues to grapple with a dire...

10/2/2017 | Democracy Now! | Civic Engagement
09/25/2017 | Published by: York News-Times
09/25/2017

NSEA takes stand on vouchers, charter schools

NSEA takes stand on vouchers, charter schools

The fact is that charter schools are not meeting the need they were created to fill—including to serve as lab schools...

09/25/2017 | York News-Times | Organizing for Education Justice
09/25/2017 | Published by: USA Today
09/25/2017

Protesters disrupt Senate hearing on health care bill that may be dead

Protesters disrupt Senate hearing on health care bill that may be dead

WASHINGTON — The Republican bill to replace Obamacare appears all but dead in the Senate, but the chamber’s Finance...

09/25/2017 | USA Today | Civic Engagement

The resistance is making one last all-out push to kill the GOP health bill

More than 300 health care activists, disability rights advocates, and organizers gathered on second floor of the...

09/25/2017 | Vox | Civic Engagement

“These Disasters Aren’t Natural Anymore”: A Dispatch from Puerto Rico After Maria

Several weeks ago, Puerto Rico avoided a direct hit from Hurricane Irma, which shifted north at the last minute. But...

09/25/2017 | In These Times | Civic Engagement, Organizing for Climate Justice
09/23/2017 | Published by: The Guardian
09/23/2017

'All hands on deck': protesters to target healthcare bill at rallies across US

'All hands on deck': protesters to target healthcare bill at rallies across US

Activist groups praised John McCain for his promise to vote no on the Lindsey Graham-Bill Cassidy healthcare bill on...

09/23/2017 | The Guardian | Civic Engagement
09/22/2017 | Published by: LA West Media
09/22/2017

LA Officials Urged To Divest From Banks Engaged Predatory Practices

LA Officials Urged To Divest From Banks Engaged Predatory Practices

A coalition of advocates pushing for more responsible banking Thursday called on Los Angeles officials to stop doing...

09/22/2017 | LA West Media | Racial Justice

Arrests, sit-ins, shouting — activists plan a week of nationwide protest to fight Graham-Cassidy

Since early March, when the first Republican effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act was introduced in the...

09/22/2017 | Mic | Civic Engagement
09/22/2017 | Published by: Times Union
09/22/2017

Letter: Congress must pass law for universal health care

Letter: Congress must pass law for universal health care

Here are the health care issues on which we need government to act......

09/22/2017 | Times Union | Civic Engagement

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