The unwritten principle of tacit reciprocity between big business and political elites is sealed
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On this day Lyndon B. Johnson addressed Congress urging legislation that would guarantee voting rights
Sales of “Origins of Totalitarianism” by German Jewish political theorist Hannah Arendt are skyrocketing
His nonviolent resistance spoke to a respect for the law that can only be called conservative
It was 50 years ago when Thurgood Marshall was confirmed to serve on the U.S. Supreme Court
The set up was relatively clean and managed by able individuals. Even the judiciary had some spine.
Women’s rights leader and suffragette Susan B. Anthony was born February 15, 1820 and never got to vote herself
Ancient Greece had its own debate around journalistic integrity and what we now are calling post truth politics
The number of votes the Greens got in Michigan and Wisconsin exceeded the gap between Clinton and Trump
On Martin Luther King’s Day, I’d like to share this poem, which I have shared before but which I find so striking not only for its beauty but also for its essence of simplicity. If things could only be this way!