News and Features
On March 5 San Franciscans will have the opportunity to vote for an
electoral system that elected "Red Ken" Livingstone as London's Mayor and
Mary Robinson as Ireland's President and catapulted
Back in the spotlight, he condemns the trading of political favors for cash.
The problems of people of color show what's wrong with American democracy.
In Gore Vidal's novel of post-World War I Washington, Hollywood, the
toughest ticket in town is a pass to the Senate debate on the League of
Florida revisited: Schadenfreude amid the carnage of the democratic process.
George W. Bush, whose administration is addicted to secrecy, wants presidential papers classified indefinitely, not for the usual 12 years.
Serious shortcomings in voting access were illustrated in the 2000 'recount.'
The recent election has shown that election reform is necessary to preserve our democracy.
The contested presidential election is hard to sort out, but news outlets still try to proclaim unfounded 'facts.'