Umme Hoque Umme Hoque

    Umme is Filter‘s editorial fellow. She is a journalist and editor who has written about human rights, politics, education and climate, with an interest in the impact of social and public policies on disenfranchised communities. She also works as an organizer and advocate, working to build a future with education, housing and health care for all. Umme lives in New Mexico.

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    Biden’s American Jobs Plan Leaves Out Key Health Care Promises

    President Joe Biden has introduced a $2 trillion plan to invest and rebuild crumbling ...

    Buprenorphine X-Waiver Burden Eased Under New Federal Rules

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