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04/29/2019 | Published by: Politico
04/29/2019

'Medicare for All' poised for its moment

'Medicare for All' poised for its moment

Expect protests today to tee up tomorrow's hearing. National Nurses United, the Center for Popular Democracy and other...

04/29/2019 | Politico | Civic Engagement

Who Is Ady Barkan? Dying Health Care Activist Vows To Appear At House Medicare For All Hearing

Working for the progressive advocacy group the Center for Popular Democracy, Barkan started the "Fed Up" campaign in...

04/29/2019 | Newsweek | Civic Engagement

At a rally outside PhRMA’s headquarters, activists accuse drug makers of blocking ‘Medicare for All’

A crowd of roughly 200 progressive protestors planted themselves on the ground in the middle of a normally bumper-to-...

04/29/2019 | Stat News | Civic Engagement

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 | Civic Engagement
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 | Civic Engagement
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: 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
04/24/2019 | 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

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