March 15, 2017 | Without so much as a vote by Congress, our whole planet could be destroyed.
About Olivia Alperstein
Olivia Alperstein is the Deputy Director of Communications and Policy at Progressive Congress. Her prior experience includes work in development, legal organizations, political campaigns, and not-for-profit advocacy. ProgressiveCongress.org
Articles by Olivia Alperstein
March 1, 2017 | I'm one of the millions who could lose access to health care if Republicans repeal the Affordable Care Act.
December 21, 2016 | In the supposedly enlightened United States, millions of women lack proper access to menstrual supplies.
November 23, 2016 | With a new Congress threatening birth control access, millions of women are looking at long-term solutions.
October 12, 2016 | Across the country the largest prison strike is taking place, vowing to "finally end slavery in 2016."
August 24, 2016 | Women's access to healthcare is a human right and fundamental aspect of our democracy. It shouldn't be left up to dumb luck.
April 6, 2016 | Our outdated infrastructure will fall apart if we don't invest in repairing it — that's just physics.
February 24, 2016 | We have no time to waste on sexism within our own ranks.
January 20, 2016 | Teachers can help end discrimination.
December 16, 2015 | Representative Loretta Sanchez’s bogus claims about Muslims reflect the kind of prejudice that holds America back.
December 2, 2015 | Our history of shutting immigrants out is matched by a long history of welcoming them in.
September 23, 2015 | This nation of immigrants should shelter more Syrian refugees.
September 9, 2015 | Some schools are still separate and unequal when it comes to students with disabilities.
July 22, 2015 | Nobody should lose out on a good education because of a bad experience.
July 1, 2015 | It shouldn’t have taken 150 years and the deaths of nine innocent churchgoers for Southern states to renounce the Confederate flag.