Democracy was never a gift bestowed on the multitude by the top layers of our society, either at the country's founding or in its subsequent history.
What is really behind the rash of new voter identification laws? We have available a scientific answer, one not distorted by political rhetoric or blatantly ridiculous reasons.
What happens in the 2012 elections could make or break struggling cities like Detroit that have been devastated by the economic crisis.
Mitt Romney's tax plan would reward companies for exporting more U.S. jobs as well as encouraging the firms to duck taxes.
President Richard Nixon, under popular pressure, formally certified the 26th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.
Wow. How quickly the press changes their reporting.
Unions and labor need to speak independently for all of the working class and working families.
At present, there is no chance that any legislation benefiting undocumented immigrants and their families could pass at the federal level. The numbers are not there in the House, or to overcome a Senate filibuster.
Taking a nearsighted view of the political landscape, some have concluded there is little or no difference between Republicans and Democrats.