Friday, September 24, 2021

Tag: Sen Bernie Sanders

‘You tell me what we should cut’: Sanders not budging on...

“Poll after poll tells me, and tells you, that what we are trying to do is enormously popular.”

Sanders says there’s ‘no excuse’ for any Democrat to oppose lowering...

“Now is the time for Congress to show courage and stand up to the greed of the pharmaceutical industry.”

Sanders says last thing California needs is ‘some right-wing Republican governor’

“The September 14 recall of Governor Newsom is a bold-faced Republican power grab. Don’t let it happen.”

Bernie Sanders has bonded with President Biden. Is that good?

An effective, persuasive left cannot be sustained by any leader, no matter how inspiring or brilliant.

Schumer backs Sanders’ proposal to include dental, hearing, and vision care...

“With the current Medicare platform, those three things are just left out, like it’s no big deal,” said the Democratic leader. “But it is a big deal and we should fix it.”

After Texas walkout, Sanders says Senate Dems must show the ‘same...

“We must pass S. 1, the For The People Act. The future of American democracy is at stake.”

Sanders, Omar, and others introduce permanent universal school meals program

“No child in the richest country in the world should face hunger.”

End Polluter Welfare Act introduced to Senate

“Providing corporate giveaways during a time of widespread suffering to fossil-fuel companies is unconscionable.”

Sen. Bernie Sanders combats argument that Green New Deal is too...

There are people in Washington who say the Green New Deal is too expensive and we can’t afford it. What is the alternative? A planet which is burning up?

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China – Cultural revolution 2.0 and great leap backward?

Young people in China and America face similar problems. Both countries need a profound revolution but it must be real and ground up, not a populist sham from those in power.

How an ancient irrigation method makes sustainable life possible in the U.S. Southwest

Time-proven acequia irrigation systems already in use in New Mexico make it possible for people to thrive in arid regions.

“We are unstoppable!” Some of the lessons from Occupy Wallstreet, 10 years later

“One of the main contributions of Occupy was ‘the 99 percent.’”

Babies poop has ten times more microplastics than in adults, study finds

“Unfortunately, with the modern lifestyle, babies are exposed to so many different things for which we don't know what kind of effect they can have later in their life.”

WHO updates Air Quality Guidelines

The WHO determined that air pollution inflicts on human health at even lower concentrations than previously understood.