Indigenous values helped shape American democracy, and now they’re helping increase Native representation.
Rubynell Walker-Barbee shares her story of service workers organizing in Georgia.
A court seen as becoming increasingly politicized in ways unpopular to the majority of Americans risks decades of reputational damage.
Despite roadblocks, the “Squad” has pushed progressive legislation, scrutinized the powerful, and changed the conversation around who gets to hold political power.
We shouldn’t reach out to the other side just for the sake of talk or “unity.” We need to build a safe and just society for all of us.
Initial progress in Biden’s first weeks may be overshadowed by rising obstructionism, and timidity in his own party.
President Biden’s inaugural address focused on bringing the nation together. But that won’t happen if “unity” means we revert to the way things used to be.
We can’t afford to wait 13 days until Trump is gone. The time to act is now.
Brazilian women are breaking into politics by joining together in collective candidacies, which allow politicians to build stronger coalitions and push for progressive change.
From its origins in snobbery and slavery to our current dilemma of equity and equality, the Electoral College represents a lot of what is wrong with our democracy.
The founders of this nation did many things, but establishing democracy was not one of them. That’s our job.
Electors thought they could vote their consciences in 2016. The Supreme Court just said “no.”
Thom Hartmann on why we should use constitutional solutions to rescue our democracy from the agendas of billionaires and corporations.