Kavanaugh: Why the Right’s Choice Is the Wrong Decision

Justice must be driven by the best interests of the many, not the privileged few. By Ron Stubblefield In Federalist 51, James Madison famously opined that “Ambition must be made to counteract ambition.” The idea is that you give each branch of government the...

In search of that more perfect union

Brand New Congress is fighting for the nation we must yet become. By Ron Stubblefield In honor of the 4th of July in 1852, Frederick Douglass, one of this nation’s finest orators, penned these words into the annals of American history: “What, to the American slave, is...
We need concrete policies to protect LGBTQIA rights

We need concrete policies to protect LGBTQIA rights

Candidates often make vague promises to protect LGBTQIA rights. Generic affirmations are not good enough. We need concrete policy proposals to hold our elected officials accountable. By Jordan Valerie Allen This weekend, I attended Pride for the first time in my life....

Don’t be fooled by unemployment numbers

The unemployment rate has drastically dropped this year, with some of the lowest rates since the 1960s, according to news sources. The black unemployment is also at record lows. This is great news, right? Not necessarily. While having a low unemployment rate is not a...