You don’t go to jail for missing a highway toll. It shouldn’t be any different for fare evasion on public transportation.
Many companies are tweeting about their commitment to racial equity, but not practicing it in their own staffing.
With the money we spend on ICE and CBP, we could solar power nearly 35 million homes.
Tanks and ships can’t save us from our greatest dangers, so let’s pay for the things that can.
With youth unemployment and student debt skyrocketing, young people need free higher education.
This July 4, let’s lay claim to the freedom and equality we’ve celebrated for centuries, but seldom practiced.
There’s a lot of bad news out there, but I hope we’ll celebrate amid the pain.
My civil rights movement colleagues were murdered in the 1960s, when lynching was common. Sadly, it remains so today.
The billionaire Tesla CEO made hundreds of millions more by illegally forcing his employees back to work in a pandemic.
Prison infection rates are out of control. We must release more vulnerable and low-risk people now if we’re serious about public safety.
The wealthy may be fine with sacrificing the vulnerable, but workers are fighting for the sanctity of human life.
Without rent and mortgage relief, millions of families and smaller landlords could lose their homes and businesses.
Beyond performing essential labor, we are humans — and, in a pandemic, that should be enough to deserve help.
To prevent hoarding and protect public health, we need to move towards universal care and lower-cost drugs.
We need no-excuse absentee voting now — and that’s the bare minimum.