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A Voting Rights Story
Over his nearly 50 years in the North Carolina state legislator, Rep. Mickey Michaux helped increase voting rights and participation. However, recent efforts in the state are putting these advances at risk. ...
Powering Progress: 2016 Progressive Party
This week, American Progress hosted its annual Progressive Party, featuring Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ), who discussed the enduring and unifying values of the progressive movement and the need for new policies that lift up all Americans. ...
Oregon's Success Shows Way Forward for Automatic Voter Registration
Research explains why Oregon's automatic voter registration program can successfully register the greatest number of eligible voters. ...
Global Progress: New Ideas for the Future of the Global Progressive Movement
A new generation of progressive leadership is emerging in Europe and North America that is rising to the challenge of inclusive prosperity, climate change, and need for institutional reform. ...
Moving Forward Together
Wherever people are practicing inclusive politics, inclusive economics, and inclusive social policies, good things are happening. ...
The Promise of Progress
An agenda for shared prosperity, diversity, and innovation can help progressives deliver on the promise of progress. ...
Global Challenges, Progressive Solutions
The global progressive movement has been behind almost every social advance of the past decade. In the 21st century, it is needed more than ever. ...
The Lonely Life of a Progressive
The challenges facing today's progressives are larger than ever, but it is still a great time to be a social democrat. ...

 
The Nation.
Why Is the United States Abetting Saudi War Crimes in Yemen?
Mohamad Bazzi
The Obama administration's record-setting arms deals with Riyadh have strengthened extremists and led to greater regional instability.
It's Time for the United Nations to Compensate Haiti for Its Cholera Disaster
Muneer I. Ahmad, Alice M. Miller
Accountability should be seen as a strength, not a liability, at an organization committed to human rights.
There's a Bigger Problem at the Border Than Trump's Proposed Wall
Todd Miller
We live in fear of Trump's plan for the Mexican border--not realizing that much of it already exists.
A Basic Income Would Upend America's Work Ethic--and That's a Good Thing
Fred Block, Frances Fox Piven
Freedom to control our time should lie at the heart of any struggle. 
How Obama Helped Lay the Groundwork for Trump's Thuggery
Rochelle Gurstein
His refusal to prosecute torturers and his Wild West assassination of bin Laden show how moral complacency can all too easily degenerate into full-blown corruption.
On Private Federal Prisons, a Victory for Independent Journalism
Katrina vanden Heuvel
This victory shows that reform is still possible, citizen movements and independent journalism still matter, and decent officials can make a difference.
An Argentinian Novelist, Out of Oblivion
Ratik Asokan
Exile, failure, the dread of erasure: Antonio Di Benedetto seems to have transmuted all his life experiences into his novel Zama, which has finally been translated into English.
Thomas Struth's Post-Internet Art
Barry Schwabsky
His pictures generate a perceptual confusion that might best represent where we stand with technology today.
The Leftists Rooting for Trump, and Other Scary Campfire Stories
Tom Tomorrow
When will this election end?
How Many Times Can Reince Priebus Prove Himself a Total Failure?
John Nichols
The RNC chair has led his party to a new low. Now he wants yet another shot at the job.
 

 
 
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The Democratic Strategist
Greenberg: Dems Must Seize Chance for Wave Election
The following memo by Democratic strategist Stan Greenberg is cross-posted from Democracy Corps. Date: August 22, 2016 To: The progressive community From: Stan Greenberg, Democracy Corps The Wave America is about to experience a once-in-a-lifetime earthquake of an election, ...
Political Strategy Notes
Sean McElwee’s salon.com post”Research shows Democrats are better for the economy -- so why do voters trust Republicans more?” merits a thorough read from all Democrats concerned with crafting a stronger message that defines their party. From his conclusion: ...
Clinton in Better Shape to Leverage Early Voting
At The Fix, Philip Bump has an overview of early voting windows in the 50 states and how these windows  affect presidential campaign strategy. Bump unveils a new WaPo graph which depicts the early voting window in each state, along ...
August 8: Trump's New Campaign Chief Freaks Out Conservatives, Too
The news that Donald Trump hired Breitbart News executive Stephen Bannon to serve as his new campaign chairman, even as his fellow Republicans were begging him to “normalize” his campaign, shocked people all over the political spectrum (at least ...
Trump's New Campaign Chief Freaks Out Conservatives, Too
The news that Donald Trump hired Breitbart News executive Stephen Bannon to serve as his new campaign chairman, even as his fellow Republicans were begging him to “normalize” his campaign, shocked people all over the political spectrum (at least ...
Political Strategy Notes
In his Washington Post column on the Trump campaign leadership re-do, E. J. Dionne, Jr. observes, “There is much good news but one piece of bad news for Clinton in the Trump shake-up. The bad news is that she is ...
August 17: Trump's Offer: Give Up Your Rights For Illusory Security
When Donald Trump came out with his proposal to administer an “ideological test” for immigrants and even visitors to the United States from certain countries, he talked as though he would insist these outsiders embrace U.S. values of acceptance ...
Trump's Offer: Give Up Your Rights For Illusory Security
When Donald Trump came out with his proposal to administer an “ideological test” for immigrants and even visitors to the United States from certain countries, he talked as though he would insist these outsiders embrace U.S. values of acceptance ...

 
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