Olivia Alperstein is the Media Manager at the Institute for Policy Studies. She works to advance bold policies and ideas and challenge unjust policies through strategic communications on issues impacting human health and survival. She believes that strategic messaging and compelling stories are critical to to persuade decision-makers and ordinary people to care and take action. For years, she has used her communications skills to fight the good fight, and she is honored to work and collaborate with amazing advocates and partners on issues from human rights to climate change. Her prior experience includes work in communications, development, legal organizations, political campaigns, and not-for-profit advocacy.
The American Rescue Plan will help over 1 million uninsured Americans get covered — and cut premiums by half for millions more.
Not even a raging pandemic stopped Republicans from dragging yet another effort to throw millions off their health care to the Supreme Court.
2020 has been hard enough. The last thing the world needs this year is nuclear weapons.
It’s past time to eliminate nuclear weapons, for good.
To prevent hoarding and protect public health, we need to move towards universal care and lower-cost drugs.
Some schools are still separate and unequal when it comes to students with disabilities.
Nobody should lose out on a good education because of a bad experience.