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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.
America Needs to Listen to What Colin Kaepernick Is Actually Trying to Say
Dave Zirin
Too many people are talking about patriotism and etiquette instead of reckoning with the substance of his critique.
Will Trump's Poisonous Politics Leave Lasting Damage?
Katrina vanden Heuvel
The danger in this election is not just that Trump could win. It's that--win or lose--he could poison our politics for a generation.
The Media Are Doing an Abysmal Job of Covering Donald Trump's Racism
Joan Walsh
Too many outlets have equated Hillary Clinton's speech documenting Trump's racism with his baseless accusation that she is a bigot.
The Election Nightmare That Never Ends
Tom Tomorrow
Hint: It has to do with Donald Trump.
Donald Trump Suggests Huma Abedin May Have Radical Ties
George Zornick
For the first time, Trump flirts with conspiracy theories about a top aide to Hillary Clinton.
White New Orleans Has Recovered from Hurricane Katrina. Black New Orleans Has Not.
Gary Rivlin
Taking stock 11 years after the storm.
My Drowning City Is a Harbinger of Climate Slums to Come
Virginia Eubanks
Federal legislation is hastening the collapse of working class neighborhoods near water.
Inside the Head of a Trump Supporter
Arlie Hochschild
Mike Schaff's community was destroyed by the failures of a private company, but he's voting for America's most notorious businessman. Why?
Will the IMF Become Irrelevant Before It Changes?
Mark Weisbrot
The neoliberal reforms it has imposed on countries around the world have been disastrous.
The US Defense Industry and the 'Weaponization' of American Foreign Policy
James Carden
When the US provides "security assistance" and exports weapons to places like Ukraine and Saudi Arabia, it often benefits nobody besides weapons manufacturers.
 

 
 
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The Democratic Strategist
Russian 'Leaks' and Election Hacks Appear Designed to Help Trump
If half of the warnings in Dana Milbank’s WaPo column “A Putin-sponsored October surprise?” pan out,  the closing weeks of the 2016 election could make the ‘Brook Brothers Riot,’ hanging chads and  voter suppression scams of the 2000 election ...
Political Strategy Notes
The Washington Post editorial “Republicans can't pretend not to know what fuels the Trump campaign” offers some salient observations about Clinton’s speech to a community college in Reno, NV calling out the “alt-right,” especially: “In a major speech Thursday, Hillary Clinton linked ...
Creamer: How Trump Helps ISIS, Threatens Our National Security and Betrays American Values
The following article by Democratic strategist Robert Creamer, author of Stand Up Straight: How Progressives Can Win, is cross-posted from HuffPo: I recently returned from an international seminar where one of the scholars argued a point that is very ...
August 25: Democrats Are on the Brink of a Historic Presidential Winning Streak
As the two major political parties struggle once again for the presidency, it’s being largely missed that Democrats are likely about to break a record of presidential election success that dates all the way back to 1828. I discussed ...
Democrats Are on the Brink of a Historic Presidential Winning Streak
As the two major political parties struggle once again for the presidency, it’s being largely missed that Democrats are likely about to break a record of presidential election success that dates all the way back to 1828. I discussed ...
Political Strategy Notes
Here we have an excellent example of the self-defeating myopia of single-issue politics. If one of these GOP Senators wins, and his victory denies the Democrats a Senate majority, not only would President Clinton’s ability to enact significant gun ...
August 24: Clinton Could Create the Most Progressive SCOTUS Since the Warren Court
It’s not an especially novel observation to note that the future shape of the Supreme Court is at stake in this presidential election. But more specifically, the long-time control of SCOTUS by Republican nominees could be coming to an ...
Clinton Could Create Most Progressive SCOTUS Since the Warren Court
It’s not an especially novel observation to note that the future shape of the Supreme Court is at stake in this presidential election. But more specifically, the long-time control of SCOTUS by Republican nominees could be coming to an ...

 
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