Brand New Congress: On Our Commitment to LGBTQ Rights

Brand New Congress: On Our Commitment to LGBTQ Rights

  Brand New Congress is committed to a concrete action plan to guarantee LGBTQ Rights   For many, National Coming Out Day is a day for celebration. It is a day to celebrate the brave choice we make to live as our true selves in our gender and/or sexuality. Yet despite...
United States of Concentration

United States of Concentration

Tent Cities are the Price of Democratic Complicity Of all the reports concerning the current administration’s terror campaign against immigrants, perhaps none are as stark as the news about the creation and expansion of the Tent City in Tornillo, Texas. Recently, more...
We believe Christine

We believe Christine

Christine Blasey Ford is not alone. There are millions with stories similar to hers. Some of them are ours. By Cory Archibald The disturbing events recounted in Dr. Christine Blasey Ford’s heart-wrenching letter felt all too familiar to millions of survivors of sexual...
Is this how we honor our heroes?

Is this how we honor our heroes?

Deaths from 9/11 illnesses will soon outnumber those lost 18 years ago, but survivors still battle Congress for support. By Isra Allison 257 That’s how many times John Feal has testified before Congress seeking help for first responders and people of the community...

Where we go from here

Primary season is winding down, but our work has just begun. When you tell the story of 2018, what will your role be? By Cory Archibald We are just one week out from our final primary of 2018, where whistleblower Mindi Messmer is looking to lock down the nomination...
Brand New Congress Supports the #August21 #PrisonStrike

Brand New Congress Supports the #August21 #PrisonStrike

Incarcerated People Are Striking Against Constitutionally-Sanctioned Slavery By Alekhya Chaparala California inmates are sent to fight wildfires at $1-$2 per day. Alabama inmates sew military uniforms and Idaho incarcerated people are forced to roast potatoes for just...