Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. President Joe Biden embarks on cross country tour to tout the American Rescue Plan. Civil rights advocates warn hundreds of Republican backed measures to limit voting rights. 2nd ranking Senate Democrat calls for ending filibuster to push … Continued


Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. President Joe Biden marks 1 year of the coronavirus pandemic with national address and signs $1.9 trillion relief bill. President’s nominees to lead Health and Human Services and Department of Interior advance. Community groups in California organize … Continued


Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. Senate confirms Merrick Garland to lead Justice Department and Marcia Fudge to lead Department of Housing and Urban Development. House gives final approval of $1.9 trillion pandemic relief American Rescue Plan. House passes pro-union, worker’s rights bill; … Continued


Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. House Democrats say they will send the $1.9 trillion pandemic relief bill to President Joe Biden. Republicans say they will oppose President Biden’s nominee for 3rd ranking position at Department of Justice. More than 1,800 arrested during … Continued


Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. Senate Republican delays vote on $1.9 trillion pandemic relief bill, American Rescue Plan. House approves sweeping voting rights bill to expand voting access and protections. Deb Haaland, Department of Interior Secretary nominee advances to full senate. House … Continued


Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. Democrats acquiesce to moderate and Republican demands to limit $1,400 pandemic relief payment. Party line tie vote of HHS Secretary nominee, Xavier Becerra, California Attorney General. House Democrats poised to pass For the People Act to protect … Continued