Across the country the largest prison strike is taking place, vowing to "finally end slavery in 2016."
Olivia Alperstein is the Deputy Director of Communications and Policy at Progressive Congress. Her prior experience includes work in development, legal organizations, political campaigns, and not-for-profit advocacy. ProgressiveCongress.org
Women's access to healthcare is a human right and fundamental aspect of our democracy. It shouldn't be left up to dumb luck.
Our outdated infrastructure will fall apart if we don't invest in repairing it — that's just physics.
We have no time to waste on sexism within our own ranks.
Teachers can help end discrimination.
Representative Loretta Sanchez’s bogus claims about Muslims reflect the kind of prejudice that holds America back.