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Asian-Americans, Pacific Islanders on the rise at Dem Convention

The Asian-American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community is on the rise in the politics of this country.

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Peoples Convention held last weekend just before DNC

"The People's Convention" opened to a crowd of enthusiastic activists at the historic Arch Street Friends Meeting House in downtown Philadelphia.

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History: Hillary Clinton nominated for Presidency of the United States

The historic nomination takes on significance, because it comes at a time when women's rights are under attack by Republicans in state after state across this country.

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Michael Jordan speaks out on police shootings: “I can no longer stay silent”

"I grieve with the families who have lost loved ones, as I know their pain all too well," wrote Jordan. 

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Progressive all-stars talk voting, future at Philly LGBT center

Rep. Alan Grayson, the Rev. Jesse Jackson, and Jim Hightower were among the cavalcade of progressives who made appearances.

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LGBT Caucus at DNC: SCOTUS is reason enough to beat Trump

Trump says he plans to appoint someone like Scalia, and there has never been a more militant homophobe on the Court.

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Watch: First Lady Michelle Obama delivers must-see DNC speech

It was a speech that delivered an eloquent and profound truth about the stakes of the presidential outcome.

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Sanders says, “Our revolution continues; support Hillary Clinton”

"We have begun a political revolution to transform America and that revolution - our revolution - continues," said Sanders, to prolonged, thunderous applause.

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Hispanic Caucus cheers calls to dump Trump

"This is the most critical election in American history; we have five million families who long to come out from the shadows."

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Landslide in November?

"Winning in a landslide" is needed now more than ever; don't count out the American people in seeing with new eyes, and what's at stake in November.

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