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The upcoming New York primary could redefine the Democratic party in the state—and could mean drastic change for the charter school industry. more

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Political pundits say progressives are alienating working class whites by talking too much about race. They're wrong. more

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In Tuesday’s primary elections, Democrats offer a powerful answer to the rapacious politics that have exacerbated inequality across the country. more

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After the establishment came down on the counterculture at the 1968 Chicago Democratic National Convention, the Democratic Party was never the same. more

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Wisconsin farmers, like rural folks across America post-2016 election, are reclaiming their legacy as key players in the country’s progressive movement. more

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Between two groups—the divided and the disaffected—lies the path to victory for Democrats in Wisconsin. more

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On his new book, a winning strategy for Democrats, and a possible Trump reelection. more

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The Democratic Senate Leader has been hearing from his constituents a lot lately, demanding he stand up and fight. That’s the message brought by Indivisible Nation BK. more

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George Ciccariello-Maher explains how Occupy ICE has heightened contradictions between the proclamations of "sanctuary" by elected officials and their actually existing policies of repressing protest. more

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In the wake of Alexandria Ocasio Cortez’s historic victory, the stage may be set for even more stunning upsets of incumbent Democrats across the country. more

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Governor Tom Wolf

In a recently de-gerrymandered state, Democrats standing up for public education hit on a winning strategy. more

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HEATH HINEGARDNER

The coming blue wave offers fifty opportunities for progressive change. more

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DonkeyHotey

Progressive candidates launching campaigns funded by small donors are taking the biggest hits. more

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"We've got to help people understand that these puppets have strings, man, and that we're being manipulated." more

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DonkeyHotey

So much for the peaceful atom. Will it take a home-grown Fukushima to get these Democrats to pull their heads out of the radioactive sand? more

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Andrew Blumenfeld

The Democratic candidate is a long-time advocate of privatizing schools whose stable of problematic funders includes the ‘man behind Prop 8.’ more

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Wendy Quinn

Ten years ago I would never have imagined 500 women and men marching in Fort Wayne, Indiana for women’s rights. Could this signal a tipping point, even in one of the reddest states in the nation? more

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Breathe . . . Feel your trust build!! February 8th is going to be a magical day. more

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It might have been a welcome opportunity to underscore the perfidy of Trump's team—if not for the fact that most Democrats supported his goal. more

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The Working Families Party began in just a few states. But lately it's been lending weight to elections from Birmingham, Alabama to Albuquerque, New Mexico. more

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