Rights and Democracy
Citizen-led initiatives scored big wins in the midterms. But now this form of direct democracy is under attack.
The right’s decades-old strategy to divide voters has taken a dangerous turn. What can bring us back together?
The GOP’s gun-flaunting ads, apocalyptic messaging, and demonization of opponents are steering its followers toward bloodshed.
When “free speech” becomes a tool of violence and tyranny.
Trickle down economics has never worked, but the GOP is trying to force it on voters anyway.
Rather than running on their unpopular agenda, Republicans are conjuring a “crime wave” to scare voters.
Who slimmed down your local paper, diluted it with filler, and then doubled the price? Profiteers who don’t care about the news.
The new one’s a little much.
More than half of all daily papers in America are in the grip of just 10 syndicates, most of which don’t care about journalism.
If low-income voters stick together, they can stop politicians from turning a humanitarian crisis into political theater.