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We Must Resist Trump's Push For Neil Gorsuch

Undoubtedly Trump’s counting on his Supreme Court nominee to demonstrate loyalty.

Get Active On Equal Pay Day To Address The Many Causes Of The Pay Gap

The gender pay gap comes from many interwoven factors, but it also has many interwoven solutions.

Has Jeff Sessions Ushered In A New Kind Of Federalism?

We are witnessing the spread of a progressive form of federalism under a GOP-led government.

It's Time To Call Out The Racism In Florida Politics

We have worked too hard and sacrificed too much to be treated like the help.

Trump's Travel Ban Would've Killed Me

America took in 169,000 Bosnian war refugees during the nineties. I was one of them.

12 Ways Donald Trump Is Crushing Consumers

You may love President Donald Trump or you may hate him. But there’s one thing you can’t deny: Trump and the Republican Congress have either cut or proposed to cut funding and regulations that were originally put in place to benefitShow More Summary

How America's Immigration Laws And 287(g) Tear At Our Seams

The rattling of the train, speeding across the tracks below. I focus my gaze on the sun’s flirtations with my hand jewelry, creating rainbows on the train’s floor, and let my mind drift to the events that unfolded over the weekend. Abderrahim Zakarya, or Zak, is undocumented. Show More Summary

3 Surprising, Myth-Busting Truths About Immigration

Today, on International Workers’ Day, when thousands of immigrants and workers across the nation are marching to make their voices heard, I’ve been reflecting back on my own immigrant experience. I left Cuba as a girl of 11. I arrived in New Orleans, the only one in my public school class who couldn’t speak English. Show More Summary

It's Time For The Media To Wake Up And Do Its Fking Job!

We just passed the first 100 days of Donald Trump’s presidency. Ya know, that milestone that Trump either believes is the most “phony,” meaningless marker (as he’s been saying for weeks now), or, an incredibly important measure of his accomplishments (as he’s been saying for weeks now). Show More Summary

Bill O'Reilly And The Sordid, Chaotic State Of Conservative Talk Radio

An unimaginable, or rather highly unlikely, situation transpired last week with the firing of Bill O’Reilly, host of the popular FOX News program The O’Reilly Factor, for numerous allegations of sexual harassment and other forms of misconduct. Show More Summary

Is Democratic Socialists Of America The Future Of The Left?

Instead of rehashing debates on Bernie or Clinton or whatever other leader, I’d rather focus on the state of progressive organizing at the grassroots that can ideally produce the political strength to elect whatever leader we want in...Show More Summary

America's Charter Schools Have A Commitment Problem

It happened again. This time in Milwaukee. Students at the Universal Academy for the College Bound Webster Campus returned to find themselves in a completely different school, because a charter management company had decided they’d rather...Show More Summary

Scalia Was No Fan Of Voting Rights. Will Gorsuch Follow His Lead?

As Judge Neil Gorsuch faces his confirmation hearings to be the next Supreme Court Justice, the Trump White House and Republican Senators continue to say that he is a strong conservative in the mold of Justice Antonin Scalia, who he would replace. Show More Summary

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