The Progressive Response to the New Right
Imagine running away from a lion all your life — that’s how 11 million undocumented immigrants feel today, and it takes a toll on their mental health.
When turnout climbs, Republicans lose. No wonder they’re closing polling places and purging voters all over the country.
Young activists are leading global struggles over climate change and civil rights. They deserve to have a say in who runs their government.
By bridging the racial wealth divide, we can reduce the economic inequality that’s holding down our entire country.
CEO-worker pay gaps are the clearest proof that corporations like Mattel and many others don’t respect their employees.
Policies that aren’t rooted in Indigenous communities can cause many of the same oppressive outcomes as extraction.
“I wasn’t hired because I am trans. And in more than half the country—twenty-nine states, in fact —that’s perfectly legal.”
In 29 states, trans people can legally be denied jobs and housing because of who we are. Congress should act.
If we omit the El Paso shooter’s motive, we risk erasing the victims — minimizing them to footnotes in the coverage of yet another mass shooting.
It’s time to heal the deep wounds of racism — not only to ensure equity for African Americans, but for our entire economy.
When I was just 10, I already knew what it was like to plan for a future without my parents.
After demonizing undocumented immigration, Trump’s new public charge rule targets legal immigrants on the basis of income and race.
Three mass shootings in one week, homelessness abound, and a liar who hurls racist rhetoric from the White House stoop. America needs a course correction.