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‘Just Mercy’ campaign launches COVID-19 fund to help the incarcerated

April Grayson (Credit: April Grayson) The coronavirus has impacted many but the prison population has been one of the most marginalized populations in the wake of the pandemic. Prison advocate April Grayson knows firsthand how they are feeling as she was incarcerated for 17 years. In an interview with theGrio, Grayson explains how her advocacy… Read More »

Elizabeth Warren says she’ll deliver plan to fund Medicare for All

INDIANOLA, Iowa — Elizabeth Warren said she’ll soon unveil a plan to pay for her Medicare for All plan after weeks of criticism for not providing details about a concept long promoted by a Democratic primary rival, Vermont Sen.Bernie Sanders. Closing out a rally before about 475 people at Simpson College in Indianola, Iowa, the… Read More »

Woman, 23, with stage four incurable cancer sets out to raise £300,000 to fund private treatment

Woman, 23, with stage four incurable cancer faces a race against time to raise £300K for private treatment that’s her ‘last hope’ of survival Daisy Ellis, 23, from Northamptonshire, diagnosed with a rare soft tissue cancer Went through 20 chemotherapy cycles and 50 radiotherapy sessions in 2 years Now says she has ‘run out of options’ and… Read More »