One the biggest voting myths is that those with felonies on their record have lost the right to vote forever. Here’s how you can get re-enfranchised.
Larry King moderated the lively discussion between four alternative-party candidates, which focused on issues that Barack Obama and Mitt Romney have avoided.
In this interview, Colin Beavan speaks with YES! Senior Editor Madeline Ostrander about the goals, strategies, and platform behind his run for Congress in New York.
How do your representatives stack up when it comes to voting on policy that helps—or hinders—economic equality? Before you go to the polls, check out the Congressional Report Card for the 99%
Your favored candidates may be outspent, but if they out-organize, they may be able to prevail.
Who’s the latest supporter for a constitutional amendment to overturn the controversial Supreme Court decision? Just the President of the United States. No big deal.
Who’s lining the pocket of your representatives? Here’s a tool you can use to find out.
Two weeks ago, the Supreme Court justices behind the notorious decision struck down a century-old Montana law curbing corruption in politics. Last week, California became the largest state yet to officially join the movement to end Citizens United for good.
We have to do more than block bad laws. We need real voting reform to expand the franchise for the 21st century.
What the corporate departures mean—and don’t.
What we can do right now to strengthen our democracy.
Sarah van Gelder on a record season of corporate-funded political advertising and what it means for the 99 percent.
Tips for spreading your ideas without getting the runaround.
For corporations, paying for tax breaks is still the best investment around.