Proponents say the constitutional amendment is an added check and balance. Sounds democratic, but is it really?
A recent event with First Lady Michelle Obama was a reminder of how powerful the women's vote is, how hard the fight was to win it and why it's so important to use it.
The trial of Faisal Shahzad shows military tribunals are not only harmful but unnecessary.
Participants in Saturday's rally took one step in the right direction, towards a conversation that acknowledges our commonality and ceaseless interdependence with one another.
There's more than one way to judge a rally's success.
Julius and Ethel Rosenberg, parents of two young children, were executed on June 19,1953, but the case has refused to die.
New polls show a much closer race in November.
A growing part of the 2010 mid-term election campaigning by labor and other progressive groups involves warning voters what life would actually be like if the Tea Party took over the Congress.
When I was young, I thought bullying was strictly an adolescent phenomenon. Was I wrong!
In lining up with Bush on the war in Iraq, the former Nation columnist shocked the left, and his militant atheism has inspired animosity on the right. Still, in his memoir Hitchens comes off as a man of principle.