The event was held Sunday, April 26th, 1 pm – 3 pm A live event focusing on the Myths and Truths about the New York Health Act (the nation’s prototype for a national Medicare for All Single Payer Health Care System). This major piece of legislation will bring down the cost of health care for…

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Meet the candidates This event is over. Watch the meeting on Facebook. Watch Sunday, April 19th from 1 pm – 3 pm A lively two-hour discussion and Q&A on three important topics: MODERATOR: Robert Buonaspina – Long Island Activists Steering Committee CHAT MODERATOR: Steve Martinez – Long Island Activists Steering Committee PARTICIPANTS: CONGRESS: Shaniyat Chowdhury…

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Thursday April 16, 7-8 PM Come meet the candidates for the new Long Island Activists Steering Committee – 2020-2021. Members will have the opportunity to hear from each candidate on why they wish to serve on Steering. Each speech (one to 3 minute maximum) will be followed with a Q&A from members. Moderator: William Conron…

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NOVEMBER 24, 2019 Long Island Activists next General Membership Meeting will focus exclusively on The New York Health Act (NYHA). New York State Assemblyman Richard Gottfried, the Co-author of the NYHA, with discuss this bill and address questions from those in attendance. The first part of this session will be informational – learning the details…

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Newsday – Click HERE to read the article on Newsday.com By Nicholas Spangler Updated September 27, 2018 10:05 PM A National Rifle Association fundraiser at the Inn at New Hyde Park Thursday night drew subdued protests from about 10 Long Island and Queens residents. “I oppose the NRA in every way, shape and form, and…

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News12 Long Island – Click HERE to view the video and read the article on News12.com Posted: Sep 27, 2018 6:20 PM EDT Updated: Sep 27, 2018 10:25 PM EDT NEW HYDE PARK – Protesters gathered outside a New Hyde Park catering hall Thursday night while the Nassau County Friends of the NRA held a fundraising event. A…

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The Republican representative says ‘free is never free’ when it comes to Medicare for All Reported by Chelsea Irizarry Aug 7, 2018, 8:28 pm Click here to read full story MASSAPEQUA PARK — Activists rallied outside Republican Peter King’s office Tuesday, demanding universal healthcare alongside congressional candidate Liuba Grechen Shirley, who is trying to unseat King…

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Many activist leaders want to avoid the divisiveness of the 2016 Democratic primary battle. By Carol Polsky Updated June 10, 2018 12:14 AM Click here to read article on Newsday.com Progressive grassroots groups that emerged on Long Island after the election of President Donald Trump, seeking to avoid the party rancor of 2016, are agreeing…

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Protestors say the company does not support women’s reproductive rights Click here to read story on Fios1 Website and to View Videos MASSAPEQUA — Hobby Lobby in Massapequa opened with many people lined up in front of the business to encourage shoppers to spend their money at another craft store on Monday. “We are just…

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