|Center for American Progress
|Making Progress: 10 Years of Ideas, Action, and Change|
Today, as the Center for American Progress celebrates its 10th anniversary, we look at the impact CAP has had on the country. ...
|The Top 13 Women of Color to Watch in 2013|
These 13 women of color are leaving their mark on everything from politics to entertainment to health. ...
|Martin Unchained: Radical Reformer, Nonviolent Militant|
This Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, we should remember the true Dr. King and free him from a reconstructed history that never was. ...
|Democracy, Democratic Governance, and Transparent Institutions in the American Interest|
The Center for American Progress and the Center for Strategic and International Studies have collaborated to promote progressive and democratic governance around the world. ...
|Comparing Conservative and Progressive Investment in America's Youth|
Conservative groups' funding advantage has helped the right communicate with young Americans and develop leaders despite the fundamental issue-area differences between conservative movement fundamentals and the Millennial generation. ...
|3 Lessons the 2012 Election Taught Us About the Progressive Coalition|
Ruy Teixeira explains why the 2008 presidential outcome was not a fluke and how the progressive coalition has made an impact in 2012. ...
|The Obama Coalition in the 2012 Election and Beyond|
With President Obama's re-election, a progressive multiracial, multiethnic, and cross-class coalition has clearly emerged, albeit in an early and tenuous stage. ...
|Articulating the Future for Progressivism|
Authors Bill Ivey and Joe Romm discuss the power of words in politics at a recent Progressivism on Tap event. ...
|How One Piece of Paper Destroyed Your Right to a Trial|
Peter Van Buren
According to a recently declassified Justice Department white paper, the president can serve as judge, jury and executioner.
|Newborn Infants Die Without Necessary Medical Care in Gaza's Overwhelmed Shifa Hospital|
Sharif Abdel Kouddous
Two weeks of conflict made crossing borders too difficult to arrange in time. They may have had a chance if they had gotten out.
|No, Millennials Are Not All Libertarians|
Young Americans’ fondness for high-tech innovation could suit our need to shake up the political system.
|On Israel-Palestine and BDS: Chomsky Replies|
Noam Chomsky responds to Yousef Munayyer, MJ Rosenberg, Nadia Ben-Youssef, Ran Greenstein and the Organizing Collective of the US Campaign for the Academic & Cultural Boycott of Israel.
|How America Changed the Meaning of War|
After 9/11, the US invented a new kind of borderless, pre-emptive warfare, plunging the world into an endless cycle of violence.
|Ukraine: Anvil of the New Cold War|
To understand the present crisis over downed Malaysian flight MH17, we need to look at the roots of the new Cold War.
|The Future Is Not Ours, and Neither Is the Past|
At age 70, a writer reflects on the so-called ‘American Century’—and the world it wrought.
|Massacre in Shejaiya|
Sharif Abdel Kouddous
Nearly ninety people were killed by Israeli forces today, most of them in one of Gaza’s poorest and most crowded neighborhoods.
|Eight Members of One Family Killed in Their Home as Israel's Attack on Gaza Continues|
Sharif Abdel Kouddous
Over 77 percent of the dead are civilians. Every day brings more stories of incomprehensible anguish and loss.
|Could the Tragedy of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 Have Been Avoided? |
Western sanctions against Russia have done nothing to curb Putin’s support for rebels in eastern Ukraine, and may in fact have turned a regional dispute into an international crisis.
|Campaign for America's Future
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|The Democratic Strategist
|Georgia GOP's House Wingnut Replacement Plan|
While most of the meager national attention paid to yesterday's Georgia primary runoffs was devoted to David Perdue's upset win over Jack Kingston for the U.S. Senate nomination, there were significant contests also held in the three heavily Republican ...
|Game On in GA: Nunn in Good Position to Grab Senate Seat for Dems|
Georgia Republicans have nominated David Perdue to hold Saxby Chambliss's senate seat for the GOP, and all indications are that it will be a close race against Democratic nominee Michelle Nunn. Some regard Perdue's win as an upset. The ...
|The Difference in the Senate Battleground? Economic Agenda for Working Women and Men|
From Democracy Corps and Womenms Voices Womens Vote Action Fund:
A new poll of the 12 states where control of the Senate is being contested, fielded by Greenberg Quinlan Rosner for Democracy Corps and Women's Voice Women Vote Action ...
|Creamer: United Airlines' Outsourcing Jobs to Company That Pays Near-Poverty Wages Is Shameful|
The following article by Democratic strategist Robert Creamer, author of "Stand Up Straight: How Progressives Can Win," is cross-posted from HuffPo:
On October 1, United Airlines is planning to outsource 630 gate agent jobs at 12 airports to ...
|Political Strategy Notes|
Hats off for the top 'regular guy' actor James Garner -- also a lifelong Democrat who supported the campaigns of "Dennis Kucinich (Congress in 2002), Richard Gephardt, John Kerry, Barbara Boxer, and various Democratic committees and groups," according to ...
|Will Black Voters Make History in November?|
Amid new reports that African Americans had a higher turnout percentage than their white counterparts in the 2012 general election, Nate Cohn writes that "Black Southern Voters, Poised to Play a Historic Role" at NYT's the Upshot. Cohn ...
|Beutler: Senate Takeover Would Bring GOP Problems|
In his post "The 2014 Midterms Matter More Than You Think: Winning the Senate would finally put Republicans on the spot" at The New Republic, Brian Beutler explains why a GOP takeover of the upper house would burden ...
|GOP Foreign Policy Rift Is For Real|
We hear so many misleading reports about "civil war in the Republican Party" that it's sometimes hard to see the real thing when it appears. But while Republican divisions over domestic policy are usually over strategy and tactics rather ...