Articles by: Cara Freibaum

The Revolution Report: 5-8-21

 News from the Frontlines of the Political Revolution! _____________________________________________________________ ★ ★ ★  Join us on Monday, May 10 when we devote our National Organizing Call to a discussion on voting rights and filibuster reform with Sen. Amy Klobuchar and Sen. Jeff Merkley and a panel of movement leaders who will […]

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The Revolution Report: 4-24-21

IN THIS WEEK’S ISSUE:
Our Earth Day rally & hearing to end fossil fuel subsidies; Bernie’s College For All plan (and how to pay for it); New York’s single payer bill gains momentum; commentary from Jim Hightower; a come from behind election victory in Illinois; the progressives running to turn Texas blue; and MORE!

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Criminal Justice Reform

ISSUES Criminal Justice Reform The United States incarcerates more people than any other country on Earth at a cost of $80 billion a year, which translates to big profits for the prison industrial complex.  Sign the Petition for Criminal Justice Reform! Key Points End cash bail. Eliminate for-profit prisons. Ensure […]

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Immigrant Rights

ISSUES Immigrant Rights America’s immigration system has become cruel and inhumane. The federal government is deporting hundreds of thousands of people, and separating children from their families. Sign the Petition for Immigrant Rights! facebook Key Points Enact a moratorium on deportations of immigrants with no criminal background. Close inhumane detention […]

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The Revolution Report: 4-10-21

 News from America’s Political Revolution! _____________________________________________________________ ★ ★ ★ On Monday, April 12th, Sen. Jeff Merkley will kick-off our first call of the month with the latest on For the People Act and the fight against the filibuster.  We will also be joined by newly elected progressive champions from Illinois […]

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Cancel Student Debt

ISSUES Cancel Student Debt The promise of higher pay if you earn a college degree is now a falsehood. Today in our country, 45 million people hold some $1.6 trillion in student debt. Meanwhile, median hourly wages for college graduates have risen by less than $1 since 2001. Sign the […]

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End Fossil Fuel Subsidies

ISSUES End Fossil Fuel Subsidies We give the fossil fuel industry billions of our tax dollars every year in subsidies, even though the extraction and production of fossil fuels is the single largest contributor to the climate crisis. Sign the Petition to End Fossil Fuel Subsidies! facebook Details The burning […]

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Fix The Senate

ISSUES Fix the Senate The filibuster, an outdated Senate tool that gives veto power to a fraction of senators representing as little as 11% of the American population cannot be allowed to continue standing in the way of progress. Sign the Petition to Fix the Senate! Details The filibuster, an […]

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The Revolution Report: 4-3-21

 News from America’s Political Revolution! _____________________________________________________________ ★ ★ ★ Announcing The April Lineup for our   National Organize to Win Calls! On Monday, April 12th, Sen. Jeff Merkley will kick-off our first call of the month with the latest on For the People Act and the fight against the filibuster.  And […]

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