Guilty Verdict in Chauvin Trial is a Step Toward Justice, But It Is Not Enough | Common Dreams Newswirealmost 2 years ago
'Let This Be a Turning Point': Chauvin Conviction Sparks Calls for 'True Justice' | Common Dreams Newsalmost 2 years ago
Common Dreams staff"This verdict is not a substitute for policy change."
'It Is About Saving Lives': Doctors Without Borders Calls on US, EU to Stop Blocking Vaccine Patent Waiver | Common Dreams Newsalmost 2 years ago
Jake Johnson, staff writer"We urge all countries in opposition to this, including the U.S. and the E.U., to stand on the right side of history and join hands with those in support."
Sanders, Jayapal Plan Would Tax Wall Street Speculation to Fund Tuition-Free College | Common Dreams Newsalmost 2 years ago
Jake Johnson, staff writerThe Vermont senator's office described the proposal as "the most substantial federal investment in higher education in the modern history of the United States."
Glasgow and DC "Climate Clocks" Send Message to Biden and Global Leaders in Advance of Earth Day: #Actintime! | Common Dreams Newswirealmost 2 years ago
Climate Groups Warn Reported Biden Plan to Cut Emissions in Half by 2030 'Not Good Enough' | Common Dreams Newsalmost 2 years ago
Kenny Stancil, staff writer"Science and justice demand that we reduce emissions by 70% from 2005 levels by 2030 on the road to zero emissions by mid-century."
International Coalition of Artists to Biden: Don't Cut a Deal With Bolsonaro on Amazon Rainforest | Common Dreams Newsalmost 2 years ago
Jake Johnson, staff writer"Urgent action must be taken to address threats to the Amazon, our climate, and human rights, but a deal with Bolsonaro is not the solution."
Frank SesnoWith momentum finally heading in the right direction, we must seize this last, best opportunity to protect our future.
Futher Column - By Abby Zimet, Staff Writer
Free Press Action Urges Passage of the Fourth Amendment Is Not for Sale Act | Common Dreams Newswirealmost 2 years ago
Climate Movement Calls on Africa’s Leaders to Push For Concerted Climate Action as Biden’s Leaders Summit Starts | Common Dreams Newswirealmost 2 years ago
Brett Wilkins, staff writer"Fossil fuels are the greatest contributor to climate change. Allowing the continued expansion of this industry is unconscionable."
Julia Conley, staff writerAs 2020 came to a close, the bottom 50% of earners controlled just 2% of U.S. wealth.
Tim WhitehouseFrom COVID-19 to climate change, and toxic chemicals to endangered species, the health of this nation and our ecosystem depends on scientists being able to "think, research, and speak freely" in both Democratic and Republican administrations.
'Not Enough!' Climate Activists Disappointed With New EU Emissions Deal on Eve of Biden Summit | Common Dreams Newsalmost 2 years ago
Jessica Corbett, staff writer"This deal shows that Europe's climate action is all smoke and mirrors," said a Greenpeace E.U. campaigner.
LZ GrandersonThis distrust that stems from generations of mistreatment goes beyond the action of a single officer and indicts the entire policing and criminal justice system.
Sunrise Movement Responds to Biden's Emissions Commitment: Warns "It Is Nowhere Near Enough" | Common Dreams Newswirealmost 2 years ago
Belén FernándezThe U.S. government’s solution to the migrant crisis is militarization…again.
In Closed-Door Event With Corporate Lobbyists, Manchin Vows $15 Wage 'Not Going to Happen' | Common Dreams Newsalmost 2 years ago
Jake Johnson, staff writerA top restaurant industry lobbyist reportedly "couldn't contain his excitement" at the West Virginia Democrat's remarks.
Stand Up America Celebrates New York Assembly Passing Voting Rights Restoration Bill | Common Dreams Newswirealmost 2 years ago
Chuck Collins, Dan PetegorskyMake no mistake: this pandemic is the "rainy day" DAFs and foundations have been saving for.