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Micah L. Sifry

Micah L. Sifry, a former Nation associate editor, is co-founder and executive director of Civic Hall. His most recent book, edited with Tiago Peixoto, is Civic Tech in the Global South: Assessing Technology for the Public Good.

  • Campaign FinanceMay 29, 2001

    Clean Elections at Stake

    For government to represent the interests of average people, public officials have to be liberated from their dependence on private interests to finance their campaigns.

    Micah L. Sifry

  • PoliticsOctober 19, 2000

    A Working Third Party

    Multiracial and populist, New York’s Working Families Party gains ground.

    Micah L. Sifry

  • Election 2000December 2, 1999

    Public Citizen No.1

    CORRECTION (from the Dec. 27 issue): In Micah L. Sifry’s “Public Citizen No. 1” [Dec. 20], Carl Mayer, although he is among those urging Nader to run, was incorrectly identified as a member of the Draft Nader Committee. Also, the town of Amherst is in Wisconsin, not Michigan.
    A version of this article also appeared in Salon magazine.

    Micah L. Sifry

  • Election 2000September 2, 1999

    Buchanan Breaks Ranks

    In Washington, a city in which (to borrow a phrase from Virginia Woolf) all is gossip, corruption and chatter, the end-of-summer buzz has been about Pat Buchanan and whether he’ll bolt the Republic

    Doug Ireland and Micah L. Sifry

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  • Israel Diary

    March 28: SECURITY (I)

    At moments, I wonder whether we’ve left America.

    Micah L. Sifry

  • PoliticsDecember 17, 1998

    Jesse ‘The Gov’ Ventura

    On January 4, 1999, Jesse Ventura will be sworn in as the new governor of Minnesota amid a media deluge not seen since the state hosted the Super Bowl.

    Micah L. Sifry