Even many fans of the jazz artist and civil rights radical don’t know what fueled the passion and anger that became Nina Simone’s trademark.
A growing number of Americans believe that too many police officers use excessive force. But many are also critical of those who protest peacefully.
The campaign that won passage of health care reform is closing up shop, but its grassroots organizing efforts will stand as a model of success for progressives. Health Care for America Now (HCAN), the grassroots campaign that powered passage of the Affordable Care Act, is about to close its doors, as planned when the campaign […]