Biden to Commit to Major Emissions Reductions in Sweeping Climate Announcement | Common Dreams Newswire

over 1 year ago

Opinion | John Boehner: The Man of the House Never Did Man Up

over 1 year ago

Mike LofgrenBeneath his blustering pretense of candor, the former Republican House Speaker is as craven and self-serving as ever.

'No Hiding Behind COVAX Anymore': Critics Say Delivery Shortfall Shows Dire Need for Vaccine Patent Waiver | Common Dreams News

over 1 year ago

Jake Johnson, staff writer"Rich countries need to support an intellectual property waiver for Covid-19 vaccines and force Big Pharma to share their vaccine blueprints with the world."

Greta Thunberg Says Humanity Must Not Be Fooled by 'Bullsh*t' Climate Targets of World Leaders | Common Dreams News

over 1 year ago

Kenny Stancil, staff writerThe Swedish campaigner says insufficient goals and empty rhetoric represent the "biggest elephant there's even been in any room."

Opinion | It's Not Too Late to Reverse Course on the Climate Crisis

over 1 year ago

Frances Moore LappéWe can act now with proven tools to cut greenhouse gas emissions and store vastly more carbon in plants and the earth.

Opinion | We Must Call Out Our Naked Emperors on the Climate Emergency

over 1 year ago

Greta ThunbergWhy nobody should be fooled by the gaps between pledges and real action.

Biden Administration Announces Restrictions on Overseas Fossil Fuel Financing but Remains Silent on EXIM and Other Key Agencies | Common Dreams Newswire

over 1 year ago

To Push for 'Big and Bold' Agenda, Bowman to Deliver Progressive Response to Biden's Congressional Address | Common Dreams News

over 1 year ago

Julia Conley, staff writer"It's important for us as progressives to continue to push and continue to organize," said the New York congressman. 

Pressure Campaign Kicks Off in US to Force Big Pharma and Biden to End Vaccine Apartheid | Common Dreams News

over 1 year ago

Kenny Stancil, staff writerThe absence of a WTO patent waiver, say public health advocates, "means we won't end the pandemic, millions of people will die, and the global economy will suffer."

Opinion | Biden's Appeasement of Hawks and Neocons Is Crippling His Diplomacy

over 1 year ago

Medea Benjamin, Nicolas J.S. DaviesFor a president who promised a new era of American diplomacy, this has been a dreadful start.

House Delivers for D.C. Residents, Senate Must Follow | Common Dreams Newswire

over 1 year ago

Stand Up America Urges Senate to Pass D.C. Statehood Bill, Celebrates Passage in the House | Common Dreams Newswire

over 1 year ago

On Earth Day, Climate Justice Alliance Calls on US to Embrace 'Real Solutions' to Planetary Emergency | Common Dreams News

over 1 year ago

Brett Wilkins, staff writerThe environmental justice collective says the focus on "promoting market-based approaches and unproven techno-fixes" will only cause more harm.

New Report Outlines Country’s Food System Crisis, Calls for Major Policy Reform | Common Dreams Newswire

over 1 year ago

AFSCME Praises House Vote to Admit District of Columbia as 51st State | Common Dreams Newswire

over 1 year ago

Patriotic Millionaires Applaud House Vote to Approve D.C Statehood | Common Dreams Newswire

over 1 year ago

Oil Change International Response to Leaders Climate Summit | Common Dreams Newswire

over 1 year ago

Justice Advocates Blast 'Dishonest and Barbaric' Majority Opinion by Kavanaugh in Juvenile Life Sentence Case | Common Dreams News

over 1 year ago

Jessica Corbett, staff writerSotomayor said the troubling majority opinion was "fooling no one" in a dissent characterized as "extremely powerful."

'Existential Moment for Our Country': Cori Bush Leads 90+ Dems in Calling for Abolition of Senate Filibuster | Common Dreams News

over 1 year ago

Jake Johnson, staff writer"We cannot let a procedural tool that can be abolished stand in the way of justice, prosperity, and equity. We simply cannot afford such a catastrophic compromise."

Opinion | Big Banks Are Fueling the Climate Emergency

over 1 year ago

Joe Sanberg"The only 'green' the big banks are interested in is your hard earned money," writes @JosephNSanberg on #EarthDay #StoptheMoneyPipeline

Oil Change International Response to Biden Administration Announcements on International Finance | Common Dreams Newswire

over 1 year ago

Democrats Must Pass H.R. 3 and Reinvest the Savings into Medicare | Common Dreams Newswire

over 1 year ago

Voting Rights Advocates Demand Senate Pass DC Statehood Bill After Historic House Vote | Common Dreams News

over 1 year ago

Julia Conley, staff writerWhen the House voted on the issue in 1993, a majority of Democrats joined the Republicans in rejecting the bill. 

Sunrise Movement Responds to DC Statehood Vote: Democracy is Broken, Abolish the Filibuster | Common Dreams Newswire

over 1 year ago

IEN Statement on Biden’s First Day of the Summit on Climate Change | Common Dreams Newswire

over 1 year ago

Senate Passes COVID-19 Hate Crimes Bill Amid Wave of Violence Against Asian Communities | Common Dreams Newswire

over 1 year ago

Opinion | Can Formula 1 Star Lewis Hamilton Send a Message to the Saudi Government?

over 1 year ago

Danaka Katovich, Ariel GoldHis willingness to speak out comes at an opportune time, as 2021 is the first year that Formula 1 will go to Saudi Arabia.

Opinion | The Great Forgetting: Why We Forget Epidemics and Why This One Must Be Remembered

over 1 year ago

Nina BurleighThis is the first pandemic in which the Internet enabled us to bear witness not only to the panic, illness, and deaths around us, but to the suffering of our entire species in every part of the globe in real time.

Josh Hawley Casts Lone 'No' Vote on Senate Bill Targeting Anti-Asian Hate Crimes | Common Dreams News

over 1 year ago

Brett Wilkins, staff writerThe Missouri Republican—who helped incite the deadly January 6 Capitol attack—previously called the measure "hugely overbroad." 

Patriotic Millionaires Celebrate Biden Plans to Raise Capital Gains Tax Rate for Top Earners | Common Dreams Newswire

over 1 year ago

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