Fox News exits had 70% backing govt healthcare and big majorities for climate action. Florida passed $15 minimum wage with 60% of vote. Dems could have run on these things but instead they chose some vague sanctimonious soul of the nation bullshit.https://twitter.com/krystalball/status/1324095006802501633
Now that we have a presumptive Dem winner who claims during a pandemic that he’d veto Medicare for All if it passed Congress, MSNBC runs segments contrasting the USA’s crappy healthcare system with that of other countries who pay a lot less for better care.https://twitter.com/LADYBUNNY77/status/1324385876349255680
I’m listening to Spinning Around on infinite repeat all day. I dare any of you to try and stop me.
Via CODEPINK: Women For Peace: In two weeks, over a hundred European professional golfers will gather to compete in Saudi Arabia’s latest PR stunt: the kingdom’s first all-women golf tournament. Meanwhile, just a matter of miles away from the course, trailblazing Saudi women’s rights activists Loujain al-Halthoul is languishing in prison on a hunger strike, held incommunicado from her family. No woman is free until we all are free. How can these athletes compete and claim to be promoting gender equality when a fellow woman is imprisoned for the “crime” of peacefully fighting for her rights? Pressure prominent female golfers to drop out of the tournament:
A MUST LISTEN: this episode of MeatBusters features @AdeoyeOwolewa, Dem candidate for DC Representative. Hear about why he went #vegan, his priorities for animals and food justice, and his challenge to the animal rights community. And then go #VOTE
Good lord this looks so good.
Most of the nine billion chickens who are factory-farmed every year in the U.S. never see the sky.https://sentientmedia.org/new-study-confirms-inhumane-breeding-of-modern-broiler-chickens/
As part of the Larimer County Disaster Response, the Larimer Humane Society is stepping in to help displaced families and their pets.Humane Society Helps 750 Animals During Destructive Wildfires — CBS Denver
Nuclear weapons will soon be illegal under international law. Seventy-five years to the day after the founding of the United Nations, the UN Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW) began the 90-day countdown until the treaty enters into force.https://truthout.org/articles/nuclear-weapons-will-soon-be-banned-under-international-law/