Monthly Archives: June 2013

A Call to Action

By Michael This week has been crazy. Between striking down DOMA and Wendy Davis’ herculean effort to block anti-abortion legislation in Texas, many progressives believe that they should be celebrating. We shouldn’t be, not yet. I’m not trying to quell … Continue reading

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What are we sacrificing for Immigration reform?

By Dan This week the Senate passed a test vote for their Immigration Reform bill. It would allow for a (very long and difficult) pathway to citizenship for currently illegal immigrants living here in the United States, and would literally … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Big Leagues

By Michael We all know that dealing with despots hasn’t been the UN’s forte, but then M23 and the Democratic Republic of Congo happened. More accurately, it has been happening for years. But a couple of months ago something unthinkable … Continue reading

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Can the GOP hear me or something?

By Dan Don’t look now, but I think the GOP might have actually heard my warning from earlier this month regarding the future of their party. Two weeks ago the College Republican National Committee (CRNC), along with numerous consultants, produced a … Continue reading

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