SCOTUS Ruling Bans Transgender Individuals from Military

On July 26, 2017, on the 69th anniversary of President Harry S. Truman desegregating the United States military, the Trump administration announced that it would be banning transgender individuals from serving in the military. The policy, supported by then-Secretary...

A Dream that Can No Longer be Deferred

We have moved from the era of civil rights to the era of human rights, an era where we are called upon to raise certain basic questions about the whole society. We have been in a reform movement… But after Selma and the voting rights bill, we moved into a new era,...
The Most “Diverse” Congress Ever?

The Most “Diverse” Congress Ever?

We took a giant leap forward in 2018. But we’ve got a LONG way to go. By Cory Archibald Sometimes seeing really is believing. We’ve all made jokes about Congress being out of touch because it’s “full of old white men.” But until you see...
North Carolina Voter Theft Highlights Need for Election Reform

North Carolina Voter Theft Highlights Need for Election Reform

North Carolina Voter Theft Highlights Need for Election Reform Missing and possibly fraudulent absentee ballots in North Carolina highlight need for voting reforms. After a series of issues we’ve seen with voter suppression in during last month’s elections, the race...
America Can’t Wait On Election Reform

America Can’t Wait On Election Reform

The Georgia elections from the eyes of a poll watcher.   Over 100,000 citizens’ voter registrations purged from rolls solely because of “use it or lose it”. Over 53,000 registrations slow-walked. Over 94% of votes cast on unverifiable voting machines, so no individual...