This sure isn't the representative democracy the Founders were after.
The Supreme Court systematically favors corporate interests over workers, consumers, and voters.
Congress must act to correct the Supreme Court's many wrongs.
The Supreme Court's Shelby ruling aids a Republican plan to win more elections without winning support from more voters.
Heinous schemes to limit the right to vote keep appearing in state legislatures.
It will take more than President Barack Obama's tenure to vanquish American prejudice and racial injustice.
Republicans are calling for a "compromise" as they gear up for another knock-down-drag-out fight.
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.