The Walton Family Foundation may not want to raise wages or lose tax breaks, but education reform alone can't reduce income inequality.
On a number of fronts, real progressive change is on the horizon.
Conservatives say marriage equality and health-care laws threaten their religious freedom. Should they be exempt?
The Supreme Court's conservative wing seems increasingly out of touch with 21st century America—and reality.
Contrary to critics, extending rights to long-oppressed groups lies at the heart of our democratic system.
Old battlegrounds like gay rights are becoming much less controversial, even among conservatives.
Justice Scalia's dissent in King v. Burwell rests on a deeply misguided faith in GOP leaders at the state level.
A shortlist of agitators, activists, and other influential top contenders.
Protests erupt worldwide as more than 200,000 people of Haitian descent may soon be deported from the Dominican Republic.
The new report on last year's war in Gaza has plenty of limitations, but it also raises some important questions.
A long-awaited EPA study illustrates how industry can sidestep meaningful reform.
Progressives risk being a bit too smug in the aftermath of the Charleston massacre.
Fed leadership has long been dominated by the 1 percent. The Community Advisory Council could help change that.
With TPP on the ropes, passage hinges on a paltry worker assistance program.
Soon, conservative politicians won't even be able to dodge the question.