12-07-2016  6:08 pm      •     

 

Gendered criticism is woven into the fabric of our nation’s racist patriarchy

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Irrespective of who won this election, Blacks and poor folks are going to be in the same shape we have been in for awhile

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An inmate is led out of his east block cell on death row at San Quentin State Prison in San Quentin, Calif. Aug. 16, 2016.Hillary Clinton is crafting a domestic agenda for the start of her potential presidency that is centered on three policy priorities, each with some Republican support: a public works package that emphasizes job creation, a criminal justice overhaul, and immigration legislation, with the promise of quick executive action if necessary because of congressional opposition. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File) 

President reduces long sentences for people with drugs convictions    

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Julianne Malvaux writes on the dangers of fraud claims in the wake of real disenfranchisement 

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Robert Stoll 

Robert Stoll, founder of the Albina Opportunities Corporation, argues in favor of Measure 97, a corporate gross sales tax

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Sen Bernie Sanders  

Bernie's presidential campaign is dead—or is it?   

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Lisa Sharon Harper Soujourners' church engagement officer  

Volunteers will offer a supportive presence and help anyone who needs to consult an attorney     

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Lawmakers need to move forward in improving the Affordable Care Act, not backward in repealing it 

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With $1 trillion in spending power, coupled with trillions in intellectual capital, Black people in this country can do anything we set our minds to 

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A voter passes a large sign before voting in Minneapolis, Sept. 23, 2016. If Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton scores a high note or commits a blunder in Sunday's presidential debate, millions of voters can respond almost immediately. They can fill out a mail-in ballot right away, or head to a polling location the next day. (AP Photo/Jim Mone, File) 

Mandatory evacuation for hurricane came as registration closes in several states    

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