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Sophie

There are obvious similarities with Bernie Sanders’s presidential run in the United States last year, but Corbyn’s program is even further to the left. more

Jun 6, 2017 2:15 PM Dispatches

How Melvoin and his billionaire backers took the L.A. School Board election. more

Jun 5, 2017 3:07 PM Public School Shakedown

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U.S. Forest Service Northern Region

This high spending campaign features two highly flawed, rank amateur candidates, both proud of the fact they’ve never held elected office. more

May 23, 2017 1:07 PM Dispatches

“All North Carolinians can rest assured that Republican legislators will continue fighting to protect the integrity of our elections by implementing the common-sense requirement to show a photo ID when we vote.” more

May 17, 2017 9:56 AM Dispatches

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Mark Buckawicki

Trump claims 3-5 million illegal votes were cast in the 2016 election; in fact only 4 (four) cases of voter fraud have been documented. So, really, what is this new commission on electoral integrity all about? more

May 14, 2017 5:32 PM Dispatches

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Ceridwen

A vote for “neither” was the second-most popular choice in the runoff. But many in France, and the rest of the world, are breathing sighs of relief. more

May 8, 2017 3:36 PM Dispatches

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thierry ehrmann

Many basic assumptions the French have had about their society since World War II hang in the balance of their upcoming election, pitting ultraconservative Marine Le Pen against moderate Emmanuel Macron. more

May 1, 2017 9:46 PM Dispatches

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Viergacht

As a candidate, Mr. Trump pledged huuge accomplishments to “Make America Great Again.” So, how’d he do? more

Apr 27, 2017 9:05 PM Dispatches

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A thousand activists gathered in Washington, D.C. at the People’s Action convention this past weekend. Their target? Translating protests into electoral victory. more

Apr 26, 2017 2:07 PM Resist!

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Erdoğan image by Democracy Chronicles

Erdogan’s plebiscite may grant him many years of authoritarian rule even in a society increasingly demanding democracy and justice. The question is what role the United States is going to play. more

Apr 20, 2017 12:56 PM Dispatches

After November 8, I swore off signs. I had been so wrong about the election; I doubted my abilities. I had misread the enthusiasm gap. But the signs were all there. more

Mar 25, 2017 3:33 PM Magazine

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Jeff Boyd

A great lawyer and longtime champion of the progressive cause. more

Feb 22, 2017 2:04 PM Dispatches

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Mary Duschene

Welcome to clearly divided America. It’s pink versus red. Us versus them. The good news is: There seem to be a lot more of us. more

Jan 22, 2017 11:42 AM Dispatches

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A thoughtful, optimistic, progressive speech about the better possibilities of American democracy just as the most fearsome elements in our society assert themselves. more

Jan 11, 2017 9:01 PM Dispatches

A twisted tale of 2016. more

Dec 30, 2016 4:28 PM Multimedia 1 Comments

A close look at Trump’s razor-thin margins reveals a lot about the real mandate for the next U.S. President. more

Dec 16, 2016 2:01 PM Dispatches 5 Comments

America Held Hostage Day #37. more

Dec 15, 2016 10:18 PM Dispatches 1 Comments

How about the 'Alec Baldwin Full Employment Act?' more

Dec 2, 2016 4:42 PM Magazine 7 Comments

Don't talk to me about unification. Let's talk resistance. more

Dec 2, 2016 3:52 PM Magazine 4 Comments

Are the margins so out of whack that something *must* be askew? more

Nov 30, 2016 9:59 PM Dispatches 19 Comments

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