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Voting Rights And Wrongs: How To End Gerrymandering (Part 2)
A Massachusetts gerrymander in 1820, artfully rendered. Image from: By Norman B. Leventhal Map Center at the BPL [Public domain or CC BY 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)]

Voting Rights And Wrongs: How To End Gerrymandering (Part 2)

Before the end of June, the Supreme Court will decide whether to force Wisconsin to redistrict its legislature to eliminate extreme partisan gerrymandering favoring Republicans. The outcome is unpredictable but important to proponents of voters' rights.
This Is What Normalization Looks Like
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This Is What Normalization Looks Like

Comey Day is over, no Republican is turning on the president, and we've now reached the equilibrium that will persist at least until Election Day 2018, if not until Inauguration Day 2021, as Jonathan Martin and Jennifer Steinhauer of The New York Times report.
North Carolina Needs Our Help

North Carolina Needs Our Help

This week we're making a different kind of case for our two progressive congressional candidates in North Carolina, Jenny Marshall and Matt Coffay-- who's up against Freedom Caucus headman Mark Meadows.