How Alabama’s ‘New Poll Tax’ Bars Thousands Of People From Voting

By Connor Sheets, www.al.com -

By Connor Sheets for AL - Randi Lynn Williams assumes she will never be able to afford to vote again. The 38-year-old Dothan resident lost her right to vote in 2008, when she was convicted of [...]

Pennsylvania Voters Torn Over Calls For A Fracking Ban

By Valerie Volcovici, www.reuters.com -

By Valerie Volcovici for Reuters - For some Democratic voters in Pennsylvania, Tuesday's primary election will be more than just a chance to pick preferred candidates for public office - it will [...]

Message To Democratic Party: It’s Time To Face Reality

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, www.mintpressnews.com -

The 2014 election was a disaster for Democrats. Any Democratic partisan who tries to explain it away is doing a disservice to their party. When the Maryland’s Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown loses to an [...]

Record Number Of Anti-Fracking Measures On Ballot

By Zahra Hirji, www.insideclimatenews.com -

Eight towns and counties across the country are taking their health and environmental concerns about hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, to the ballot boxes next week. That's apparently a [...]

Why Millennials Don’t Vote and What To Do About It {aTV 007)

On Acronym TV this week, two individuals working to fix our Democracy in crisis. Christina Tobin is the founder and chair of Free & [...]