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Alissa Vladimir contributed to this post. On Tuesday, the Ohio state legislature passed a law to ban abortion as soon as a fetal heartbeat can be detected, as early as six weeks after pregnancy. If...
December 8, 2016 | Amy Traub
Millions of Americans pulled the lever for Donald Trump at least in part because they (accurately) perceive that the deck is stacked against them, with government more responsive to the rich and too...
December 2, 2016 | Adam Lioz
Thank you. For speaking out against racism and injustice. For taking the time to understand the issues deeply. For refusing to let hate go unchallenged.   For the diverse and democratic future...
November 24, 2016 | Heather McGhee
Our name, Demos, means “the people,” and we are committed to creating a democracy in which all of the people can be heard. This election has shaken the basis of democracy—the idea of “we the people”—...
November 18, 2016 | Heather McGhee


Over the last three decades, the Supreme Court has curtailed meaningful limits on political campaign spending and contributions. The alarming, but predictable, result is the rise of a small group of...
Donald Trump campaigned as the champion of working-class Americans facing a system of crony capitalism supported by the federal government. There is no better example than the corporations that...

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