Lawyers and protestors took action: “Nobody’s going to fight alone.”
Constitutional amendment organizers are confident of an eventual victory. “The push toward justice has always started at the grassroots.”
There’s an argument to be made that progressives are lucky Bernie Sanders didn’t win the nomination.
This election will be the first in 50 years not to offer full protections under the Voting Rights Act of 1965. But the Movement for Black Lives is hopeful.
From the Current Issue
Politics is not a parlor game where good manners always win out. It involves questions of power and privilege, which cannot be solved merely with bipartisan brunches.
Washington state is considering putting a price on carbon emissions. This will not fix our climate problem and, in fact, will help fossil fuel companies continue to profit from it.
Campaigns are a tactic, like protests and boycotts, and the trick is to use them wisely, not to prove how good you are.
Sixteen years ago, Arizona stripped state lawmakers of the right to draw electoral districts. Many lawsuits later, democracy is stronger—in some ways.
1 in 3 women will have an abortion by age 45.
Even with Tuesday’s campaign setbacks, Bernie Sanders’ pledge to make the country more equitable and sustainable is more realistic than some people are letting on.
To meet multifaceted needs in Indian Country, Sanders and Clinton should combine their economic proposals.