Among care advocates, equitable paid leave policy needs to meet the triple A standard: Accessible, affordable, and adequate.
It’s people vs. fossil fuels, and the people are chalking up some impressive wins.
Over 40 percent of Virginians struggle to get by — a problem made worse by voter suppression and military-first spending priorities.
The Central American gang is a big problem in Central America — and an object of scare tactics here.
The Woman’s National Democratic Club hosts a Black History Month luncheon with Dr. William Ferguson Reid (Fergie), Virginia House of Delegates’ first Black elected legislator since Reconstruction.
IPS Criminalization of Poverty Project Director Karen Dolan: “Denying voting rights based on criminal records is an egregious affront to the democratic values we espouse in this country.”
Growing up in a diverse and wealthy neighborhood put me on the road to reach my potential.
Slavery still shapes our society.
Dominion is skimping on solar and wind as it aims to build a fracked-gas pipeline and another nuclear reactor.
The industry is still wrecking the Appalachians as it withers.
Global warming can’t be legislated away.
It’s time to save ourselves from a climate nightmare of our own making.
In its effort to scuttle President Barack Obama’s healthcare reform, the right wing has gone court shopping.
Our elections aren’t yet like those in Egypt, Haiti, or Belarus, but give us time.