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U.S. Senate Candidate Kerri Evelyn Harris may have lost, but she’s helped kickstart a movement in the state that’s upending an entrenched centrist approach. 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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Celine McNicholas of the Economic Policy Institute talks about a new moment to imagine the power of organized labor. 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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In the Midwest and across the country, the November election will test the Democrats’ messages of civility and progress against an entrenched Republican Party that has now fully embraced Donald Trump. more

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Tony Evers leads in polls among the slew of Democratic candidates vying to take on Walker. But is he pro-public school enough to win? 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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‘Meeting with a foreign power to help swing an election is, like, SO legal. Everyone does it!’ more

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Building on energy from their historic demonstrations, educators in the state are running for office in droves—and may just win. more

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Mutante

As the midterm elections approach, we’d better prepare for another misinformation onslaught from Russia, without love. Here’s how. more

Op-Eds

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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Jeff Abbott

The view from small-town polling stations on Election Day shows a corrupted democracy that bottom-up activists hope AMLO can start fixing from the top-down. more

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Fibonacci Blue

A new wave of progressive candidates are challenging the party establishment and taking on police brutality. more

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Gage Skidmore

Is a state constitutional crisis in the offing? 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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One way the candidate is moving the needle? Pushing to end unfair and inaccurate teacher ratings based on students' standardized test scores. more

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Lawrence Jackson

From its beginnings, the firm used African politics as a testing ground for influencing the behavior of the voting public. more

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DonkeyHotey

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

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