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Nation That Says It Can't Afford Medicare for All Has Spent $5.6 Trillion on War Since 9/11

November 8, 2017

Her report notes that even the $5.6 trillion tally underestimates the true figures, as it doesn't capture "every budgetary expense related to these wars," such as state and local costs to take care of veterans; nor does it take into account the funds used for military equipment "gifts" to countries involved in the conflicts.

Victory: Oregon Governor Finally Sides with Hood River County Over Nestlé

October 30, 2017

This past Friday, Governor Brown officially backed out of a crucial deal that would have let Nestlé build a $50 million water bottling plant in Cascade Locks. The Governor told the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife to officially withdraw an application that set aside up to 225 gallons per minute from Oxbow Springs for commercial sale.

This is What Democracy Tastes Like

October 23, 2017

Houseparties are a chance for you to share up front and in person about why this issue is such a great threat to our democracy. Your relationship with your family and friends gives you the unique ability to explain corporate personhood with stories and examples that they can relate to. This is why we need YOU to host a house party.

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