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A Voting Rights Story
Over his nearly 50 years in the North Carolina state legislator, Rep. Mickey Michaux helped increase voting rights and participation. However, recent efforts in the state are putting these advances at risk. ...
Powering Progress: 2016 Progressive Party
This week, American Progress hosted its annual Progressive Party, featuring Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ), who discussed the enduring and unifying values of the progressive movement and the need for new policies that lift up all Americans. ...
Oregon's Success Shows Way Forward for Automatic Voter Registration
Research explains why Oregon's automatic voter registration program can successfully register the greatest number of eligible voters. ...
Global Progress: New Ideas for the Future of the Global Progressive Movement
A new generation of progressive leadership is emerging in Europe and North America that is rising to the challenge of inclusive prosperity, climate change, and need for institutional reform. ...
Moving Forward Together
Wherever people are practicing inclusive politics, inclusive economics, and inclusive social policies, good things are happening. ...
The Promise of Progress
An agenda for shared prosperity, diversity, and innovation can help progressives deliver on the promise of progress. ...
Global Challenges, Progressive Solutions
The global progressive movement has been behind almost every social advance of the past decade. In the 21st century, it is needed more than ever. ...
The Lonely Life of a Progressive
The challenges facing today's progressives are larger than ever, but it is still a great time to be a social democrat. ...

The Nation.
Can Hillary Clinton Convince America That She'll Fight the Rigged System?
D.D. Guttenplan
At her speech tonight, Hillary needs to convince working-class voters that she "gets it."
The Democrats Are Branding Themselves as the Party of Inclusion--But Is That Enough?
Richard Kim
Missing from this picture is any sustained acknowledgement of economic pain.
How Bernie Sanders Lost the Platform Fight Over Israel
Ali Gharib
Despite the best efforts of his delegates, the Democratic Party platform does not mention Israel's occupation or its settlements.
Jesse Ball's Extreme Minimalism
Sasha Chapin
His settings are dark, sketchy, and unrealistic by dint of what's held back.
Unsubstantiated Roger Ailes Rumor

Calvin Trillin
Delegates Are Using the Convention to Make the TPP Politically Unacceptable
John Nichols
A clear line has been drawn at the corporate-friendly trade deal during this year's convention.
Máirtín " Cadhain: Found in Translation
Aaron Thier
They way to see the author's satire of small-village life whole is to see the translations multiplied.
Kill List
Amit Majmudar
Letters From the August 15-22, 2016, Issue
Our Readers, Seth Freed Wessler, Sonia Shah
Suffering in private... An ounce of prevention... Pulsing with love...
Puzzle No. 3404
Joshua Kosman and Henri Picciotto

Campaign for America's Future

The Democratic Strategist
President Obama: 'There has never been a man or a woman, not me, not Bill, nobody more qualified than Hillary Clinton to serve as President of the United States of America'
The full text of President Barack Obama's speech to the Democratic National Convention in Cleveland  follows below: Thank you, everybody. Thank you. I love you back. Hello, America. Hello Democrats. So, 12 years ago, tonight, I addressed this convention ...
Biden: 'We all understand what it will mean for our daughters and granddaughters when Hillary Clinton walks into the oval office as President of the United States of America. It will change their lives...'
Kaine: Clinton 'battle-tested rock-solid, never backing down, ready to lead'
Bloomberg: 'We need a President who is a problem-solver, not a bomb-thrower'
Bill Clinton to Delegates: In Hillary 'You Nominated a 'Real-world Change-maker'
Albright: 'Putin is eager to see Trump win...but Hillary 'knows that safeguarding freedom and security is not like hosting a reality show'
Gov. McAuliffe: Clinton will be 'a President who has vision, purpose and the experience to lead our nation' and 'send Donald Trump back to his bankrupt casinos'
Sanders: "Hillary Clinton must become the next president of the United States. The choice is not even close"
The text of Senator Bernie Sanders’s address to the opening night of the Democratic Convention, which follows below, is cross-posted from npr.org. Good evening. Thank you. Thank you very much. It is an honor…thank you. Thank you very much. ...

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