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jdlasica

A grassroots effort to close charter loopholes made its way to the State Assembly, just to be undermined by the state’s highest office. Read more

Public School Shakedown

“It’s on this day that America First celebrates its independence from Crooked Hillary!” Read more

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With accusations of political machinations, exorbitant spending by outside political groups, and a demographically shifting state, is North Carolina’s Congressional District 9 election a sign of things to come? Read more

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Governors Whitmer and Evers

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In Michigan and Wisconsin, voters have organized massive rallies to support Democratic plans to fund education that have come under attack by Republicans. Read more

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Maybe we should be thankful that Trump is still so hung up on Hillary Clinton Read more

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An ode to our founder’s fierce advocacy for direct democracy by the everyday working people of this country. Read more

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Mckayla Wilkes for Congress

Several have already emerged as buzz-worthy challengers. Read more

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briethe

What happens in Wisconsin—over the last decade the site of some of America’s fiercest political battles—will have a lot to do with what happens to the rest of the country. Read more

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Icy air filled the small space between us and my heart began to race. Read more

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Consumers around the world can easily purchase the drug over the Internet, for personal use or to sell. Read more

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Communities prepare for the largest, most expensive, and most controversial Census in U.S. history. Read more

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How Democrats might address the crisis spurred by Trump’s lawless administration. Read more

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If necessity is the mother of invention, catastrophe is the pathway for fundamental change. Read more

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GuenterRuopp

Defying all laws of competitive economics, climate change, and technological progress, the state House has voted in a ratepayer-funded bailout for two aging nuclear power plants. Read more

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The future of the party doesn’t require moving left, center, or right. Those are ideological positions. Instead, the Dems should move out to the grassroots reality of ordinary Americans. Read more

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theglobalpanorama

A surge in support for the Greens, who did particularly well in Germany, France, and the United Kingdom, coincides with growing concern about climate change across Europe. Read more

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Black families in the city have been sold “safer schools,” but must that come at the high price of over-suspension of their children? Read more

Public School Shakedown

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Grass is Greener

The marijuana industry is blossoming, along with multiple challenges to correcting decades of injustice around the plant. Read more

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“If we make fleeing violence easy, they’ll just flee violence more.” Read more

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Christian Kortum

I battled climate change via a bank shot, never directly, in part because of existential despair. After attending a meeting, I realized my mistake. Read more

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