Saturday, October 23, 2021

Big Pharma greed ‘literally killing Americans,’ Sanders says outside drug lobby HQ

"We cannot continue to allow the drug companies to charge us any price they want. We are saying enough is enough."

Black Lives Matter: How far has the movement come?

This messaging campaign became a decentralized social movement to demand accountability for police killings and other brutality against Black people.

As wildfires ravage British Columbia, Wall Street tells investors to buy stock in Canada’s...

New pipelines could help Canada export more tar sands, boosting the bottom lines of Alberta’s oil producers. But experts warn that Canada is charting a ‘path to climate crisis.’

To honor John Lewis, progressives say, ‘end the filibuster’ and pass voting rights legislation

"Abolishing the filibuster to secure the right to vote for everyone is how we must protect his legacy."

Our billionaires are blasting off. Good riddance!

We don’t need billionaires out to “conquer space.” We need to conquer inequality.

Study: Financial markets ignore environmental damage

Credit-rating agencies say they can discipline companies that behave badly, and they have in some cases, but research reveals negligible progress.

America’s drug wars

Fifty years of reinforcing racism.

Billions in fishing subsidies finance social, ecological harm, report finds

“There is urgency now, because even if we take action now, we still have some more years before we start to see the full impact of the agreement, and it also takes years for those overexploited fisheries to come back.”

GMOs: Everything you need to know

What they are, where you can find them and should you eat them?

As Biden backslides, a bigger, better-organized climate movement prepares to seize this ‘now or...

“We’re not just marching in the streets, although we’re doing that. We’re lobbying and advocating for meaningful climate actions on the Hill."