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We believe Christine

Christine Blasey Ford is not alone. There are millions with stories similar to hers. Some of them are ours. By Cory Archibald The disturbing events recounted in Dr. Christine Blasey Ford’s heart-wrenching letter felt all too familiar to millions of survivors of sexual...

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Is this how we honor our heroes?

Deaths from 9/11 illnesses will soon outnumber those lost 18 years ago, but survivors still battle Congress for support. By Isra Allison 257 That’s how many times John Feal has testified before Congress seeking help for first responders and people of the community...

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Where we go from here

Primary season is winding down, but our work has just begun. When you tell the story of 2018, what will your role be? By Cory Archibald We are just one week out from our final primary of 2018, where whistleblower Mindi Messmer is looking to lock down the nomination...

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Brand New Congress Supports the #August21 #PrisonStrike

Incarcerated People Are Striking Against Constitutionally-Sanctioned Slavery By Alekhya Chaparala California inmates are sent to fight wildfires at $1-$2 per day. Alabama inmates sew military uniforms and Idaho incarcerated people are forced to roast potatoes for just...

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One year later, we are still left with the question, “What are you willing to sacrifice?” By Anthony V. Clark One year ago white supremacists converged on Charlottesville, Virginia, with the stated goal of unifying the American white nationalist movement. They engaged...

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Who funds Cori Bush and Brand New Congress?

Transparency and accountability in the race to represent Missouri’s 1st By Ron Stubblefield Recently, our very own Cori Bush, candidate for Missouri’s 1st Congressional District, was attacked by her opponent Congressman Clay for associating with Brand New Congress...

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