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The First of Many Victories

To save our republic, we must invest in long-term, structural change By Cory Archibald It began with a simple idea: Congress is broken, and we need a new one. Two and a half years ago we set out to elect a brand new congress made up of working class, hometown heroes,...

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The Inherent Nationalism of the Migrant Caravan Debate

Misinformation, fear and hatred define the GOP’s rhetoric in the final hours before the General. It’s a story that writes itself for the racist trolls in the GOP, conservative media, and the White House. It’s a story that easily exposes the barely-hidden racial biases...

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White-Nationalism — The Greatest Threat to Our Democracy

And Why Voting Is A Necessary Step Towards Our More Perfect Union Make no mistake about it: in 2018 the President, his party, and their supporters are desperately resorting to overt fear and racism strategies to maintain power in the face of an anticipated blue wave....

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Republicans are lying to you about pre-existing conditions

  In the weeks leading up to Nov. 6, many Republican congressional candidates are scrambling to shake a pesky piece of truth from the past several years, and their hoping you won’t notice. The GOP has tried and failed multiple times to repeal the Affordable Care Act,...

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Trans Rights are Human Rights

Proposed Trump policy change blatantly rejects science to strip basic human rights from the LGBT community. It must be a day ending in “y,” because there’s another attack against the LGBTQIA community in the news. This time it comes in the form of an anti-transgender...

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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...

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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...

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