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Engaging Youth Voters Beyond Marriage Equality
Findings from a poll of young pro-marriage-equality voters illuminate ways that future progressive campaigns can be responsive to youth voices. ...
Making Progress: 10 Years of Ideas, Action, and Change
Today, as the Center for American Progress celebrates its 10th anniversary, we look at the impact CAP has had on the country. ...
The Top 13 Women of Color to Watch in 2013
These 13 women of color are leaving their mark on everything from politics to entertainment to health. ...
Martin Unchained: Radical Reformer, Nonviolent Militant
This Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, we should remember the true Dr. King and free him from a reconstructed history that never was. ...
Democracy, Democratic Governance, and Transparent Institutions in the American Interest
The Center for American Progress and the Center for Strategic and International Studies have collaborated to promote progressive and democratic governance around the world. ...
Comparing Conservative and Progressive Investment in America's Youth
Conservative groups' funding advantage has helped the right communicate with young Americans and develop leaders despite the fundamental issue-area differences between conservative movement fundamentals and the Millennial generation. ...
3 Lessons the 2012 Election Taught Us About the Progressive Coalition
Ruy Teixeira explains why the 2008 presidential outcome was not a fluke and how the progressive coalition has made an impact in 2012. ...
The Obama Coalition in the 2012 Election and Beyond
With President Obama's re-election, a progressive multiracial, multiethnic, and cross-class coalition has clearly emerged, albeit in an early and tenuous stage. ...

 
The Nation.
Climate Change Is a People's Shock
Naomi Klein
What if, instead of accepting a future of climate catastrophe and private profits, we decide to change everything?

Why We'll Be Marching in the Largest Climate Change Demonstration in History
Eddie Bautista
At the People’s Climate March in New York City on September 21, there’s a world to march for.

Who's Paying the Pro-War Pundits?
Lee Fang
Talking heads like former General Jack Keane are all over the news media fanning fears of ISIS. Shouldn’t the public know about their links to Pentagon contractors?

Why Hong Kong's 'Occupy Central' Movement Has Beijing Very, Very Scared
Eli Friedman
Hong Kong is one of the most unequal developed economies in the world. Now the mainland government wants to keep a tight grip on the territory’s political system too.

What Hong Kong's Occupy Movement Can Learn From History
Jeffrey Wasserstrom
Hong Kong’s democracy movement stands at a crossroads.

How the Koch Brothers and Other Family Capitalists Are Ruining America
Steve Fraser
Why are multibillionaires dictating how America teaches its youth, provides healthcare and collects taxes? 

The Speech on Diplomacy That Obama Should Have Given Last Night
Phyllis Bennis
Not taking military action isn’t the same thing as doing nothing.

Obama's Twisted Logic on Deportations
Deepak Bhargava
The way to keep families together is to keep tearing them apart? Please.

Obama's Long War in the Middle East
William Greider
There’s a frightening enthusiasm for war among pundits—and now the public seems ready to go along too.

How First Nations in Canada Are Winning the Fight Against Big Oil
Audrea Lim
Recent militant action in Canada is leading a global movement to protect frontier resources.

 

 
 
Campaign for America's Future
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The Democratic Strategist
Creamer: Make GOP Answer for Bush/Cheney Policy and the Origins of ISIL
The following article by Democratic strategist Robert Creamer, author of "Stand Up Straight: How Progressives Can Win," is cross-posted from HuffPo:

It takes a lot of gall for people like Dick Cheney to utter even one critical word ...
Political Strategy Notes
The New York Times editorial board outlines a workable program for increasing midterm voter turnout to healthy a level, which includes the following key elements, some of which "are being tested on a broader scale": Better use of ...
Just Sayin'...

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Huffpost Pollster Sees 56 Percent Chance Dems Will Hold Senate Majority
Don't bet the ranch on it just yet, but when Huffpost Pollster joins the Princeton Election Consortium in forecasting that Democrats are more likely to keep their Senate majority, that's good news. Today Huffpost Pollster calculates a 56 ...
Seven GOP Advantages
Assessing the end of the primary season at TPMCafe this week, I noted seven distinct advantages Republicans will carry into November:

With the primaries concluded, political junkies may now devote themselves to a general election in which the overall ...
Political Strategy Notes
Charles Pierce offers some perceptive insights about the President's address last night, including that it was: "...a speech that was neither as bellicose as some people wanted, nor as isolationist as other people wanted. (Rand Paul, of course, ...
No Wows in Final Primary Wrap-Up
Ed Kilgore has the best wrap-up of the latest primary, which is also the last of 2014. There were no major surprises, but there were some interesting outcomes, as Kilgore explains at his Talking Points Memo post, "Rebuke, ...
Debate Between Silver and Wang Entertaining, But It's Time for Dems to Pour it On
To read the most recent posts by Nate Silver and Sam Wang regarding their predictive models vis a vis the November midterms, you might think the main event on November 4 is between them. It's an entertaining dispute, no ...

 
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