Our presidential election process isn’t exactly democratic. Here’s how you can change that.
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Donald Trump just declared himself a threat to our democracy.
GQ special correspondent Keith Olbermann had strong words for Donald Trump in response to his refusal to accept defeat if Hillary Clinton wins on Election Day.
The Koch-bought Republican Congress tried to slip this one by, but nobody’s fooled.
Bernie Sanders drew yuuuuuuuge crowds in Florida yesterday
Ohio’s Republican Secretary of State distorted language to argue that 17-year-old voters should not be allowed to vote in the state primary if they turn 18 before the general election in November.
If we can just learn these ten lessons, and really take them to heart, our society will be so much better off.
Here is how people really feel about President Obama’s gun regulations.
This issue reaches across the lines everywhere except in Congress and the FEC. What will they do as these movements continue to gain traction?
The problems inherent in the UK’s use of the First Past the Post election method were highlighted this year – how can we address the issue?
It appears the Israeli government is striving to be more like ISIS after Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman literally called for beheading Arab citizens with an axe during a campaign event.
A Tennessee professor wonders if we wouldn’t be better off if we tested Americans before allowing them to vote. See that slippery slope? Yeah, he’s headed for it.
Anonymous declares war on the Islamic State and Al Qaeda… #JeSuisCharlie!
Want to run a city with absolute authority but don’t want to deal with democracy or voting? Flint Michigan’s emergency manager can make that happen!
On November 12, 2014, New Jersey governor Chris Christie announced his intention to bring Michigan-style emergency management laws to the state. Much like Michigan governor Rick Snyder did when imposing the law on residents of that state, Christie is using the excuse of a “financial emergency” in Atlantic City as […]
Why does Harry Reid have it in for the Koch brothers? While we were out, our country got taken over by the most powerful rich men we’ve never heard of.
How did the GOP get away with destroying our middle class and slashing our social safety net? The ‘Powell Memo’ gave them the blueprint.
From political prisoner to renowned world leader, Nelson Mandela changed the course of human history. His greatest quotes can be found here.
Paul Ryan’s support is slipping since the federal shutdown. Can Amar Kaleka, the son of a massacred Sikh leader, win his seat in Congress?
Egyptian People Caught Between A Rock And A Hard Place As Military Overthrows Elected President Morsi
It’s been two years since Egypt overthrew President Mubarek, one since Morsi assumed power, but the people are as far as ever from an open, equal society.