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Of course #AllLivesMatter, But Here’s Why You Need To Stop Saying It To Me

By now you’ve probably seen the hashtag #BlackLivesMatter. Created by three Black women in response to the killing of Trayvon Martin—and now the subsequent high-profile killings of other unarmed Black Americans at the hands of law enforcement—it is a hashtag often used after statements that expose the oppression and violence that Black Americans still face […]

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MoveOn response to Netroots Nation presidential town hall
blacklivesmatter Civic Action Executive Director Anna Galland had the following reaction to the #BlackLivesMatter action at the Netroots Nation presidential town hall in Phoenix this morning and to Sen. Sanders’ and Gov. O’Malley’s responses: “The presidential candidates’ responses today to the powerful protest led by Black activists at Netroots Nation—as well as other remarks from […]

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MoveOn responds to historic agreement with Iran
Diplomatic Negotiations With Iran

Anna Galland, executive director of Civic Action, responded today to news of a historic agreement to limit Iran’s nuclear program: “The diplomatic negotiations between the United States and five world powers have yielded a strong, verifiable deal with Iran. MoveOn members are going to fight like hell to defend it and to stop opponents […]

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Greece: Help launch a global campaign for progress

*** Update July 16, 2015 by A bombshell IMF report released to the press this week insists that debt relief is essential for any reforms or bailout to work. Without debt relief, we’ll be right back where we are now, but worse, according to the IMF, one of Greece’s creditors. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew […]

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This weekend: Teach-ins to Save the Economy!

On July 18 and 19, thousands of MoveOn members will join Teach-ins to Save the Economy! Over the last several months, MoveOn has worked with Robert Reich to break down some of the solutions to the challenges we face in taking back our economy–from making work family-friendly, to creating Medicare for all, to ending mass […]

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