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Changing Electorate: Boston Will Soon Have a Mayor of Color

Boston is in the middle of its first open mayoral election in twenty years, and many thought that this was the opportunity to elect...

Will Young Voters of Color Amplify Their Voice in New Jersey...

  There are plenty of reasons for New Jersey’s young surging electorate to vote this year. They will have a chance to elect New Jersey’s...

Whitewash

When you start talking about race and the Republican Party, Republicans tend to say the following things. First, they tell you that most Republicans are not bigots (true) and that Democrats can be bigots, too (also true).

Election 2013: Next Boston Mayor May Be Black or Hispanic

Recently America experienced a tragedy which tested the spirit of the entire nation, especially one of our most historic cities--Boston. This is indeed a...

2014 Will Be Next Big Moment for America’s Rising Electorate

The Latino community came out in extraordinary numbers for the “Comprehensive Immigration Reform March.” It was also remarkable to see so many progressive whites...

Hit With The Sequester, Young Voters of Color May Do It...

Young voters played a significant role in Obama’s 2012 victory, helping him sweep all four battleground states—Florida, Ohio, Virginia and Nevada---with 60% of the...

Evidence Based Data Shows a Tectonic Shift in Political Landscape

  I attended a meeting of political leaders recently and someone raised a point that struck me as insightful. The comment, “It’s sad to say...

Violence Against Women Act Reauthorized, Headed to President for Signing

The House voted today to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) by a vote of 287 to 138. None of the House Democrats...

Prominent Republicans Say “Prop 8” Must Go

More than 75 influential Republicans have signed a legal brief in support of same-sex marriage, as the GOP divide over the issue widens in advance of a major Supreme Court ruling.

Can Obama Go H.A.M. on Sequestration When He’s Trapped by His...

I have thoroughly enjoyed the new superbad Barack Obama that has magically appeared after his re-election. Maybe he's hanging out with Jay-Z more or...