No matter who wins the election, the results were not the repudiation of Trump's racism, authoritarianism, and corruption that America needed.
Seasoned community journalists have some words of wisdom before you decide to livestream your next protest.
Federal law enforcement is concerned that the violent opposition to civil rights demonstrations and pandemic safety measures may foreshadow violence on Election Day or soon after. West Virginia officials are downplaying the threat.
Opinion | Voter Suppression | COVID-19 | Electoral College | Joe Biden | 2020 Election | Early Voting | Donald Trump
There are some positive signs, but otherwise this is still the biggest trash fire of an election since… well, since 2016.
The energy and intersectionality of youth along with the experience and engagement of elders are putting climate issues at the forefront of the 2020 elections.
It starts with knowing how we actually elect a president, and what your vote really means.
Surveys show that, rather than reflexively voting Democratic, young Black voters are pessimistic any Democrat can make a difference.
Shirley Chisholm and other Black women have set their eyes on the Oval Office for 50 years. Now it’s within reach.
Opinion | Elections | Democrats | Donald Trump | Joe Biden | Black Voters
Earning the vote of Black American voters requires acknowledgment of our issues and proposed solutions in front of every audience—not just those flooded with Black faces. Without it, Trump can win.
Electors thought they could vote their consciences in 2016. The Supreme Court just said “no.”
Voting rights have always been inconsistently applied. Now the coronavirus pandemic is threatening those rights even more, and activists are pushing back.
Young voters broke overwhelmingly for Bernie Sanders in the primary. Now Joe Biden has to earn their votes.
By insisting that Wisconsin’s primary election proceed in-person, Republicans inadvertently showed why early voting and mail-in ballots should be a priority.
Utah has shown both how to get more people to vote and how to overcome the political resistance that electoral reforms inevitably run into.
Political interest is high— from the number of small-donor contributions made to presidential candidates to cable news viewership—signaling voter turnout may reach new heights in November.
Bernie Sanders still has a lot of momentum, but many moderates are skeptical of socialism. They don’t have to be.
As the 2020 election season gets under way, activists are beginning to push back against voter disenfranchisement across the country.
Opinion | Impeachment | Health Care | Norway | Sweden | Donald Trump | Japan | Canada | United Kingdom
No system is perfect, but there are many others around the world that do better than ours. We should follow their examples.
We are entering humanity’s defining decade, and 2020 is when we have to make the hard decisions.
Is the U.S. really ready for change?
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