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  • Why Black Women Are the Voting Bloc to Watch in the Midterms

    17 October 2014, 12:00 am

    It may be tough to get voters enthused about midterm elections, but organizers working to get black women to the polls are determined.
  • One Thing Hillary Clinton Understands About Politics in 2014

    17 October 2014, 12:00 am

    Hillary Clinton may not be a populist, but she is a savvy politician.
  • Workers Bring $15 Hourly Wage Challenge to Walmart

    17 October 2014, 12:00 am

    In protests around the country on Thursday, Walmart workers presented a simple demand: full-time work at $15 an hour.
  • Why Hasn’t ‘Big Data’ Saved Democracy?

    17 October 2014, 12:00 am

    Micah Sifry’s new book offers some answers, but misses important shifts in the power base of traditional progressive organizing.
  • Why We Need International Recognition of the State of Palestine

    17 October 2014, 12:00 am

    After two decades of sham negotiations, it’s the best way to put pressure on Israel to end the occupation.
  • Will the UN’s New Development Goals Downplay the Need for Gender Equality?

    6 October 2014, 12:00 am

    Women’s reproductive rights are at risk of being de-emphasized as UN member nations draft the Sustainable Development Goals.
  • Are New York’s Sex Workers Getting Their Fair Day in Court?

    6 October 2014, 12:00 am

    The courts want to offer sex workers “compassion”—but maybe agency would be more useful.
  • Why Brazil’s Elections Matter

    6 October 2014, 12:00 am

    Wall Street really, really wanted Marina Silva to win. Too bad for Wall Street.
  • Hillary Clinton’s Midterm Schedule Makes It Clear: She’s Running

    6 October 2014, 12:00 am

    As she hits the 2014 campaign trail, the front-runner’s bustling schedule makes her 2016 intentions clear.
  • Gay Marriage Is a Reality in 5 States After a Supreme Court Ruling

    6 October 2014, 12:00 am

    Marriage licenses will be issued immediately after the Court declined to hear challenges.

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