Post Archive

November 2016

Democratic senators talk about recount
Jill Stein is spearheading the recount effort

She says it has to do with accuracy, not politics

Supreme Court has ruled that burning the flag is protected speech
Recounts: Will they make a difference?
A 32-ounce soda is filled at a Manhattan McDonalds on September 13, 2012 in New York City. (Photo Illustration by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

How the sugar industry borrowed from another powerful lobby: Big Tobacco.

America isn’t content with its own culture and won’t be content with Trump either

America isn’t content with its own culture and won’t be content with Trump either

WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 10: President-elect Donald Trump (L) talks after a meeting with U.S. President Barack Obama (R) in the Oval Office November 10, 2016 in Washington, DC. Trump is scheduled to meet with members of the Republican leadership in Congress later today on Capitol Hill. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

How much of the President-elect’s agenda is actually doable?

The silence of the lambs: Democrats in defeat
Health care providers, reproductive groups report surge in IUD requests following Trump victory
PHILADELPHIA, PA - JULY 28:  Ret. Capt. Florent Groberg, US Army, Afghanistan war veteran and Medal of Honor recipient, delivers remarks on the fourth day of the Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo Center, July 28, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton received the number of votes needed to secure the party's nomination. An estimated 50,000 people are expected in Philadelphia, including hundreds of protesters and members of the media. The four-day Democratic National Convention kicked off July 25.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
Let’s stay real about Trump

This transition is not business as usual

Voters on the fence
What will a Trump presidency mean?
A sheet of voter stickers is seen inside Fire Station 38, as people go to the polls for a special election called by Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and lawmakers to decide on statewide budget-balancing ballot propositions on May 19, 2009 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Jimmy speaks with Terry Garrett, a former inmate who finally got her right to vote back after a rollercoaster legal fight.