With a Democrat again in the White House for the next four years, the labor movement has won some much-needed breathing room, says organizer and author Jane McAlevey.
As we saw in this election, people of color can no longer be called "minorities." It's time to seize that power in the fight for true equality.
The author and activist doesn't have a utopia to offer, but rather, warns of a dystopia to avoid.
"improphisised," "Mirror and Canvas," "The Farewell Letters"
Aid to neighborhoods populated by New York City's low-income residents and people of color has been largely absent.
Standing up against the institutionalized racial discrimination that made the Zimmerman verdict possible.
From Stand-Your-Ground to Stop-and-Frisk.
What a country's treatment of its own citizens says about how it will treat non-citizens.
After the defeat of DOMA, the LGBTQ movement needs to push beyond marriage equality.
The Nation's Greg Kaufmann joined Stand Up! With Pete Dominick to argue that there are ways to alleviate poverty in America and that it starts with increasing the minimum wage.
Last week, eight candidates in New York City's upcoming mayoral election spoke on issues of policing and criminal justice at a forum co-sponsored by The Nation.