The Supreme Court’s Shelby ruling aids a Republican plan to win more elections without winning support from more voters.
Sometimes the arc does bend toward justice.
There’s a secession drive in a mess of red states that started right here.
Scott Klinger points out that the CEOs promoting Social Security cuts have vast pensions.
As election law changes threatened access to the ballot box this year, African-American turnout operations strengthened.
One small town is standing up to deep-pocketed campaign cash.
Under Obama’s leadership, Washington is finally coming to terms with the world’s multipolarity.
Widespread efforts to suppress voting by people of color and the poor through a rash of voter ID laws make it clear that we still need the landmark 1965 legislation today.
Big ideas can change voting patterns.
Papa John’s and other employers are punishing their workers for Obama’s win.
Latin America itself got scarcely a mention in the U.S. presidential campaign, but a new generation of voters has put it on the agenda.
Obama overwhelmingly won the Latino vote despite his lackluster immigration record.
Obama’s re-election means insurance companies won’t be able refuse to cover the treatment I will need for the rest of my life.
Billionaires can win politically even when they lose on Election Day.
Billionaires expect better returns than Karl Rove pulled off on Election Day.