June 17, 2019
BY FRANCES MOORE LAPPÉ & ADAM EICHEN
Image Caption: Protestors gathered in the NY state Capitol two years ago to advocate for the CCPA, which remains stalled in the Legislature. | Photo by Zach Williams
Originally Published on Salon, June 17, 2019.
The Green New Deal is the policy du jour — and rightly so....
January 4, 2018
Originally published on Alternet on 1/4/2018
Photo Credit: Diego G Diaz / Shutterstock.
As we enter 2018, one thing is clear: just as we need it most, Americans’ commitment to democracy seems to be fading. Frightened by President Trump’s lies about the prevalence of vote...
December 12, 2017
Originally published on Yes! Magazine on 12/12/2017
Photo Credit: Joseph Gruber/Flickr.
Democracy lives or dies on the quality of public conversation. “Were it left to me to decide whether we should have a government without newspapers or newspapers without a government,...
December 8, 2017
Originally published on Alternet on 12/8/2017
Photo Credit: John Gomez / Shutterstock.com.
Even single words have enormous power to shape our world. So, with our democracy in crisis, it’s critical to rethink terms undermining democracy and to take care in choosing words...