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Dying Healthcare Activist Ady Barkan to Testify at Congress's First-Ever Medicare for All Hearing

He plans to address the U.S. House Rules Committee next Tuesday morning "using a computer system that tracks his eye...

04/26/2019 | Common Dreams
04/26/2019 | Published by: Huffington Post
04/26/2019

Democrats Add Single-Payer Champion Ady Barkan To ‘Medicare For All’ Hearing

Democrats Add Single-Payer Champion Ady Barkan To ‘Medicare For All’ Hearing

In many ways, Barkan violates all three of the criteria. He is the founder of the Be A Hero PAC, an outspoken activist...

04/26/2019 | Huffington Post
04/25/2019 | Published by: Civil Eats
04/25/2019

Fast Food Workers Can Be Fired For No Reason. A New Bill Could Change That.

Fast Food Workers Can Be Fired For No Reason. A New Bill Could Change That.

A recent report entitled, “Fired On a Whim: The Precarious Existence of NYC Fast-Food Workers,” found that 58 percent...

04/25/2019 | Civil Eats | Improving Job Quality
04/25/2019 | Published by: Medium
04/25/2019

The Green New Deal Died in Congress

The Green New Deal Died in Congress

“Nick Licata served on the Seattle City Council for 18 years until his retirement in December 2015, named progressive...

04/25/2019 | Medium | Local Progress: A National Network of Progressive Local Elected Officials
04/25/2019 | Published by: Spectrum News Orlando
04/25/2019

Activists Urge Lawmakers to Cancel Puerto Rico's Debt

Activists Urge Lawmakers to Cancel Puerto Rico's Debt

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04/25/2019 | Spectrum News Orlando | Organizing for a Just Recovery in Puerto Rico and Beyond
04/24/2019 | Published by: New York PIX 11
04/24/2019

Activists demand Puerto Rico’s debt be canceled

Activists demand Puerto Rico’s debt be canceled

“We know the fiscal debt in Puerto Rico was created by banks, corporation, and folks that are not from Puerto Rico who...

04/24/2019 | New York PIX 11 | Organizing for a Just Recovery in Puerto Rico and Beyond
04/24/2019 | Published by: El Diario La Prensa NY
04/24/2019

A contrarreloj para salvar parte de la deuda de Puerto Rico

A contrarreloj para salvar parte de la deuda de Puerto Rico

Coincidiendo con la sesión mantenida por la juez del distrito Sur de Nueva York en Manhattan, Laura Taylor Swain, hubo...

04/24/2019 | El Diario La Prensa NY | Organizing for a Just Recovery in Puerto Rico and Beyond
04/23/2019 | Published by: El Nuevo Día
04/23/2019

Activistas protestan en Orlando a favor de Puerto Rico

Activistas protestan en Orlando a favor de Puerto Rico

“En la manifestación participarán entidades como VAMOS4PR, Center For Popular Democracy Action, Diáspora en Resistencia...

04/23/2019 | El Nuevo Día | Organizing for a Just Recovery in Puerto Rico and Beyond
04/22/2019 | Published by: Medium Politics
04/22/2019

What’s the Best Way to Give Reparations?

What’s the Best Way to Give Reparations?

“Jennifer Epps-Addison, co-director of the Center for Popular Democracy, a progressive grassroots organizing network,...

04/22/2019 | Medium Politics | Racial Justice

The Federal Government Failed Homeowners. How Much Blame Does Julián Castro Deserve?

Shortly after releasing its September 2014 report, the Center for Popular Democracy and allied organizations staged...

04/22/2019 | Huffington Post | Organizing for Housing Justice & A Home to Thrive

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In 2017, CPD launched the María Fund to provide emergency funding to Puerto Ricans devastated by Hurricane María and raised over $7 …

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RT @Public_Citizen: We’re LIVE with @OurRevolution, @BeAHeroTeam, and others delivering 2.2 million petition signatures demanding #Medicare

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