At this week’s Frank LaMere Native American Presidential Forum, Democratic presidential candidates have a precious opportunity to elevate Indian Country and Native Americans' concerns within the national political discourse.
The main argument that people have against decriminalization is based on a myth: that decriminalization of the sex trade will increase sex trafficking. In fact, the opposite is true.
It can seem incredibly hypocritical that the same administration that has launched a full-throated attack on access to abortion care is brutalizing pregnant migrants and letting babies die in detention centers. But, in fact, these policies are very much aligned.
It's been four years since activists and supporters took the stage at Netroots Nation to demand the 2016 Democratic presidential primary candidates stand up for Black lives. We are still waiting for politicians to commit to real change.
Rene Lopez, a 24-year-old gender-nonconforming asylum seeker, doesn’t know what justice would be like. But there’s one thing she is certain of: She is unsafe and wants to be released from detention after her next hearing on Wednesday.
Despite the chorus of support across the political spectrum for election security reform, Mitch McConnell insists on stonewalling.