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Progressive Demands Get Shelved In House Democrats’ COVID-19 Relief Bill

House Democrats’ new $ 3-trillion proposal to address the economic and public health fallout from the coronavirus pandemic pushed several progressive proposals to the sidelines once again. The HEROES Act, unveiled Tuesday, is the biggest coronavirus emergency relief bill yet. It proposes extending unemployment insurance through 2021, giving a second round of $ 1,200 direct payments, […]

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Colin Kaepernick Launches COVID-19 Relief Fund For Black And Brown Communities

Colin Kaepernick has started a relief fund via his organization Know Your Rights Camp to help aid Black and Brown communities hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic virus.  The civil rights activist and former San Francisco 49ers quarterback announced on Twitter Thursday that he donated $ 100,000 to the fund. “Structural racism makes Black & Brown ppl more […]

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Palliative Care: Symptom Relief During Illness

If you or a loved one has a serious or life-threatening illness, you might have thought about palliative care. To understand palliative care and how it can help relieve pain and improve quality of life, consider the following questions. What is palliative care? Palliative care is specialized medical care that focuses on providing patients relief […]