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The anti-corruption activist’s mayoral campaign in Moscow is dividing voters, while testing the country’s diminished opposition party.
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.
It's not just the government and corporations who are tracking your cell and computer use: politicians on the campaign trail are some of the biggest data snoopers around.
Candidates who ran on slashing Medicare and Social Security lost big in November. But that doesn’t stop Pete Peterson from pushing the fantasy that voters’ biggest concern is the deficit.
It’s time to harness data.
Voter suppression efforts in Virginia and Florida have galvinated activists to fight harder to protect--and expand--the vote in 2016.
I refused to run a negative campaign for New York City Council, focusing instead on community and democratic empowerment.
The formerly Grand Old Party’s cosmetic changes won’t win them the next election.
Social movements must bring the creative energy of protest culture to electoral campaigns.
Meet the man who could be New York’s first transgender City Council member.
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