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Progressives looked to cut their losses and form late alliances to block neoliberal frontrunner and former NYPD Captain, Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams, from becoming New York City’s next mayor. Their efforts proved too little, too late.

The contentious Democratic Primary for the New York City Mayoral race finally came to a close on Tuesday after months of roller-coaster polling, rescinded endorsements, harsh battles between campaigns, and downright incompetence by the New York City Board of Elections during the city’s first implementation of their newly minted ranked-choice…

With less than one month until the Democratic Primary in the New York City mayoral race, it’s clear that NYC’s progressives are not impressed by the field of candidates.

After spending months at the top of the polls, tech entrepreneur and 2020 presidential candidate Andrew Yang is now on the defensive following recent comments on Israel-Palestine and increased media scrutiny.
After spending months at the top of the polls, tech entrepreneur and 2020 presidential candidate Andrew Yang is now on the defensive following recent comments on Israel-Palestine and increased media scrutiny.

The New York City mayoral race has featured a crowded field of city council members and other public officials, community activists and organizers, and a certain Silicon Valley technocrat who draws the ire of both party-line Democrats and socialists alike. …

HB1/SB484 was signed into law by Governor Ron DeSantis this week, marking an unprecedented attack on First Amendment rights in Florida in the midst of the largest civil rights movement since the 1960s.

CS/HB 1: Combating Public Disorder was signed into law this week after passing through the Florida state legislature early on in the 2021 legislative session. The broad language of the bill, paired with the strong alliance between the Florida Republican Party and the state’s law enforcement officials, spells disaster for…

Representatives Pramila Jayapal (WA-07) and Debbie Dingell (MI-12) are set to introduce The Medicare for All Act of 2021 (H.R. 1384) to Congress on March 17th, exactly one year after the first cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in all 50 states.

Democratic Representative Pramila Jayapal (center) is a third-term Congresswoman and Chair of the Congressional Progressive Caucus who has spent much of her national political career fighting for universal healthcare in the United States.

Representative Pramila Jayapal, a leading Congressional progressive and longtime proponent of establishing universal healthcare in the United States, joins fellow Democratic Representative Debbie Dingell this week in reintroducing H.R. 1384 to establish a single-payer universal healthcare system in the United States. You can tune in to the virtual town hall

Both of New York’s U.S. Senators, dozens of State Assemblymembers, and popular U.S. Representatives from New York Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Jamaal Bowman have called for Cuomo’s resignation after Democratic Party officials faced increased pressure this week to speak out on the mounting allegations of sexual harassment and COVID-19 data cover-ups carried out by the embattled New York Governor.

U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer (left) is among the many Democratic elected officials now calling for the resignation of NY Governor Andrew Cuomo (right).

On March 25th of last year, nearly a full year ago, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo issued a statewide advisory in collaboration with the New York Department of Health preventing nursing homes from denying patient admissions based on the patient’s COVID-19 status. This opened the door for COVID-positive patients to…

The “Good Jobs For All” Campaign launched this week with thousands of young people tuning in live to hear from national organizers and guests including U.S. Representative Ayanna Pressley and labor leader Sara Nelson.

In addition to engaging in grassroots action leading up to the 2020 election, activists with the Sunrise Movement joined many organizations last year in taking to the streets in support of the Movement for Black Lives.

Young people from all over the country tuned in to a “Good Jobs for All” livestream hosted by Varshini Prakash, Executive Director of the Sunrise Movement, in which the movement’s 2021 campaign goals were laid out. Central to this phase of the 10-year “Decade of the Green New Deal” plan…

The 26-year-old candidate made history on Tuesday by securing the Democratic Party’s nomination for Florida’s 3rd Congressional District with a campaign comprised entirely of college students and Generation Z organizers.

Adam walking in his district with Pummel, his two-year-old Pomsky.

Adam Christensen made history on Tuesday when he secured the Democratic Party’s nomination for Florida’s 3rd Congressional District. It is believed that Christensen’s campaign is comprised of the youngest staff to ever win a major party primary (most, if not all of his 50-person staff are aged 23 or younger)…

Ryan Moran, BSN, RN

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