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Voter ID

The GOP Is Winning the War on Voting

Voters in fifteen states—many with tight races—will face new restrictions at the polling booth for the first time in November.

by Ari Berman

Eighty percent of Americans want to hike wages, but powerful Republicans keep saying no.
Posted Oct 15 2014 - 2:07pm
The vendetta against him and whistleblower Jeffrey Sterling reflects an antidemocratic goal: the uninformed consent of the governed.
Posted Oct 8 2014 - 3:06pm
The Newtown tragedy was supposed to change everything about gun politics. Why it didn’t—and how reformers might still win.
Posted Sep 16 2014 - 5:33pm

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Hobby Lobby Protest

The law, passed in 1993 with near-unanimous support, has become an excuse for bigotry, superstition and sectarianism.

Kiev’s siege of the Donbass, supported by the Obama administration, is escalating an already perilous crisis. 

Both Republicans and Democrats want to solve economic insecurity by giving people more purchasing power. There’s a better solution.

Ganz seems to think my book blames technology alone for the Internet’s failure to democratize politics. That’s far from the case.

health worker

Countering Ebola will require a whole new set of protections and priorities, which should emerge from the medical and public health communities—not the national security state.

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