1. Do you agree that wealthy donors translating their massive economic power directly into political influence is a problem that should be taken into account when considering rules governing...
March 13, 2017 | Allie Boldt
Do you think companies should be required to pay their employees at least the minimum wage? Comply with workplace safety regulations? Pay employees for every hour they work?
March 6, 2017 | Robert Hiltonsmith
President Trump called last night for “one of the largest increases in national defense spending in American history.” He has proposed increasing the military budget by $54 billion—a proposal that...
March 1, 2017 | Algernon Austin
Every day since the beginning of the Trump administration, immigrant communities have been living in fear—yet you can be sure that communities are fighting back against the far-reaching, multi-headed...
February 28, 2017 | Katherine Culliton-González
Donald Trump has picked a Supreme Court nominee modeled after the late Justice Scalia—although even more extreme.  Judge Neil Gorsuch’s overall record reveals that time and again he sides with...
February 28, 2017 | Adam Lioz
Much of America’s greatness is due to the contributions of immigrants. One of our founding fathers—Alexander Hamilton—was an immigrant from the Caribbean.
February 15, 2017 | Algernon Austin
When it comes to jobs, the fast food industry represents the worst of our economy: paying poverty wages; offering irregular, part-time hours; and providing few benefits. Wage theft and workplace...
February 14, 2017 | Amy Traub
Donald Trump — who founded his campaign on an appeal to white racial anxiety and began his presidency with an immigration policy that discriminates on the basis of national origin — is unlikely...
February 8, 2017 | Amy Traub