Democracy

Making Sure the Rich Pay Will Boost Democracy

1 hour ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Close the loopholes, crack down on the havens: there are plenty of ways to make billionaires do the right thing, says finance author Nicholas Shaxson
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The Forever-Trump Movement Has Won

1 hour ago   |   Real Clear Politics

The 45th president lost an election and incited a failed insurrection, but his grip on the GOP is absolute. What's next for a party at war with democracy - and the future?
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4-in-5 Trump voters are dissatisfied with how democracy is going, which seems bad

4 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

A fifth disagree that democracy is the best form of government.
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Hillary Clinton says Republicans have been flirting with Putin's authoritarianism by denying 2020 election results

Hillary Clinton says Republicans have been flirting with Putin's authoritarianism by denying 2020 election results

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in an appearance on MSNBC's "Morning Joe" on Wednesday said there are people within the US who doing Russian...
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‘Potential crisis for democracy': Threats to election workers could spur mass retirements

‘Potential crisis for democracy': Threats to election workers could spur mass retirements

7 hours ago   |   Politico

State and local election offices fear they are set to face a wave of retirements and resignations after confronting the dual burdens of a pandemic and a rise in...
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Why the Biden Administration Must Protect the Press

8 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Justice Hugo Black said democracy can thrive only if it can keep citizens informed about what the government most wants to hide from them.
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The PRO-SPEECH Act is a Creative Solution to Censorship | Opinion

9 hours ago   |   Newsweek

Senator Roger Wicker's PRO-SPEECH Act, introduced last Thursday, takes a novel approach to one of the most pressing threats to our democracy: Big Tech's control of our...
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Twitter Spies and Foreign Lies: Is Social Media Safe for Democracy? | Opinion

9 hours ago   |   Newsweek

As social media sites have grown in importance and market cap to become "Big Tech," the public deserves a fuller understanding of whether and how they have sacrificed their...
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The prospects of a post-democratic world

10 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

The systemic collapse of American democracy posits the prospects of a post-democratic world.
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Face to face: Biden, Putin ready for long-anticipated summit

16 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

GENEVA - President Joe Biden and Russia's Vladimir Putin sit down Wednesday for their highly anticipated summit in the Swiss capital, a moment of high-stakes diplomacy at a...
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Latinas hardest hit by job loss as economy recovers

Latinas hardest hit by job loss as economy recovers

A new report finds that Latinas have left the workforce at rates higher than any other demographic and also have had some of the highest unemployment rates throughout the pandemic. Read more ...

Biden apologized for losing his temper when a CNN reporter pressed him on...

Biden apologized for losing his temper when a CNN reporter pressed him on Putin, saying he 'shouldn't have been such a wise guy'

Summary List Placement President Joe Biden on Wednesday expressed regret over losing his temper when CNN White House correspondent Kaitlan Collins pressed him on his meeting... Read more ...

Why Chan Sung Jung is 'a little bit sad' with UFC on ESPN 25 main event spot

Why Chan Sung Jung is 'a little bit sad' with UFC on ESPN 25 main event spot

LAS VEGAS - Chan Sung Jung was looking for a change of pace going into his next fight, and that meant removing himself from the main event spotlight. Unfortunately, he didn't... Read more ...

‘Neat revisionism': Fauci branded hypocrite again after claiming he was...

‘Neat revisionism': Fauci branded hypocrite again after claiming he was always ‘open' to Covid-19 lab leak theory

Dr. Anthony Fauci is facing harsh reminders about his past comments on the origins of Covid-19 and the possibility that it was man-made after he said he's been “open” to the... Read more ...

Biden gifts Putin a crystal sculpture of an American bison and custom...

Biden gifts Putin a crystal sculpture of an American bison and custom aviators during their first face-to-face meeting at Geneva summit

Summary List Placement President Joe Biden on Wednesday gifted Russian President Vladimir Putin a crystal sculpture of an American bison and a pair of custom Aviators... Read more ...

Nets injury updates: Will James Harden, Kyrie Irving play in Game 6 vs. Bucks?

Nets injury updates: Will James Harden, Kyrie Irving play in Game 6 vs. Bucks?

Are James Harden and Kyrie Irving playing in Nets vs. Bucks Game 6? Steve Nash provided updates on the Brooklyn stars as the team looks to clinch the series in six Thursday night. Read more ...

Putin rejects Biden claim of crackdown on Kremlin opponents, says Black...

Putin rejects Biden claim of crackdown on Kremlin opponents, says Black Lives Matter & Capitol violence show US has its own issues

Russian President Vladimir Putin has questioned America's contemporary moral authority when it comes to human rights. He was speaking to journalists after the summit with his... Read more ...

Title IX protections apply to LGBTQ students, Education Department says

Title IX protections apply to LGBTQ students, Education Department says

The Education Department has issued guidance that Title IX prohibits discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity. Read more ...

Biden blows up at news conference after Putin meeting

Biden blows up at news conference after Putin meeting

Appearing on edge after a shorter than expected summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin, President Biden lashed out at a CNN reporter during a brief news conference on... Read more ...

Fed signals two interest rate hikes by 2023 as inflation soars

Fed signals two interest rate hikes by 2023 as inflation soars

Federal Reserve officials on Wednesday held interest rates near zero but signaled two interest rate hikes by the end of 2023 as the economy rebounds and inflation soars... Read more ...