The New York City mayor poured buckets of cash into two Colorado recall elections centering around gun control. His candidates still lost.
How the AFL-CIO president proposed revolution in order to get reform
Why do we assume those who study money cannot be corrupted by it?
House Republicans are complaining that their autumn schedules are just too full to bring the legislation up for a vote.
Bill de Blasio won the Democratic mayoral primary, as expected. Could the city finally have a leader to bring its progressive forces into a powerful alliance?
This week’s AFL-CIO convention heralds some fundamental changes for labor.
At the AFL-CIO's convention, everyone is talking coalition building with like-minded organizations to forge real change for workers.
Those seeking to take "under God" out of the oath have failed many times. But now they have a new game plan.
Is making Larry Summers Fed chair worth a confirmation battle that depletes Obama’s rapidly dwindling political capital?
Why the former New York City front-runner doesn’t have more support from women
Challenges to two sitting state senators' seats might prove to be bellwethers for legislators voting for gun control laws across the country. Then again, maybe not.
Somewhere in America Miley Cyrus is appropriating black culture, but she's certainly not the only artist—we've got a long and tangled history of it.
The secretary of state's comparision of U.S. inaction on Syria to Europe's failure to stop Hitler in 1938 is counterproductive fearmongering.
A new online campaign gives people of faith the chance to show they're "not all like that."
Human manipulation of the climate might be the quickest way to combat global warming. It's also the most frightening.