Wayne Dawkins, a journalist for the British newspaper Guardian, recently visited the United States, and was shocked when he found out about gerrymandering. In America, he says, “voters don’t pick their elected officials; politicians pick their voters.”1 And he’s right. Redistricting is performed every ten years, after the census, in order to ensure that each district…
Tulsi Gabbard is not your
average politician. She doesn’t fit into a specific box designed by corporatists and party-elites. She isn’t afraid to stand up for her beliefs.
The future of America’s health insurance, as well as the future of America as a whole, rests upon President Trump, a Republican, and the Republican-majority Congress. Let’s hope for our sake that they make the right choices.
President Obama brought big change to the country in only eight short years — change that was desperately needed by the American people. Barack Hussein Obama’s Presidency will go down in the history books as one of the most successful and consequential in our nation’s history.
From June to November, I was an intern for State Senator Barbara L’Italien’s re-election campaign. It was an experience that changed the way I think about politics and campaigns.
The corporate capitalist system in the United States doesn’t work for many reasons. It’s time for the United State to make the shift to social democracy instead.