From Stonewall to Black Lives Matter, the African American LGBT community has always been on the forefront of fights for equality.
As the National Labor Relations Act turns 80, we should remember what the law was designed to do—and what it wasn't.
The union drives may signal a turning point for digital media.
This weekend may mark a turning point for Greece's debt crisis, but Europe's problems don't stop there.
The Labor Department just announced that millions of Americans will now be eligible for overtime protection for the first time.
As Greece prepares for a referendum on its creditors' demands for austerity, the future of Europe hangs in the balance.
Although pegged as a fringe candidate, Sanders' views are surprisingly mainstream.
In recent cases on redistricting and gay marriage, he reveals himself as a vanishing breed of West Coast moderate Republican.
The Walton Family Foundation may not want to raise wages or lose tax breaks, but education reform alone can't reduce income inequality.
On a number of fronts, real progressive change is on the horizon.
Conservatives say marriage equality and health-care laws threaten their religious freedom. Should they be exempt?
The Supreme Court's conservative wing seems increasingly out of touch with 21st century America—and reality.
Contrary to critics, extending rights to long-oppressed groups lies at the heart of our democratic system.
Old battlegrounds like gay rights are becoming much less controversial, even among conservatives.
Justice Scalia's dissent in King v. Burwell rests on a deeply misguided faith in GOP leaders at the state level.