90 years after King was born, the racial wealth divide is actually growing — which drags down the entire economy.
We will miss Norman’s incisive analysis of an incredibly wide span of history, his clarity of vision, and his often-biting wit.
Relocating federal agencies to the heartland would create jobs, revitalize cities, and put government more in touch with the people.
Congress has been working to pass legislation funding the federal government for months. If they don’t reach a deal by midnight Friday, one-quarter of the government will shut down.
My grandfather was part of a long tradition of postal workers who sacrificed Christmas Eve with their families to deliver holiday packages.
Some 250 million years ago, life on Earth survived an existential climate crisis. But that Earth had a distinct advantage. No rich.
Some may mourn Bush’s more “respectable” presidency. but looking back, one sees the very race-baiting and cruelty.
A group of national security experts from left, right, and center says cutting some of America’s 800 far-flung outposts will save money and make us safer.
If more registered voters—more young people, more people of color, more poor people, more women, more immigrants and students and workers and activists—had voted, things might be just a bit better. That’s our real challenge.
We stand with the victims of every white-supremacist and racist and anti-Semitic assault back through history.
A new federal order wouldn’t just deny civil rights protections to trans people. It would deny we exist altogether.
The conversation is still overwhelmingly one-sided. But that’s slowly changing thanks to the hard work of activists.
Psychologists call it DARVO: deny, attack, reverse victim and offender.
His record indicates that he would stonewall movements against poverty, militarism, and racism for a generation.
The United States is not yet a country with a hereditary aristocracy of wealth and power, but unless we address the persistent inequalities around us, we are drifting in that direction.