Op-Ed

George T. Conway III, Steve Schmidt, John Weaver and Rick Wilson: We Are Republicans,...

Dec. 17, 2019 - This article was originally published in The New York Times.  The authors have worked for or supported numerous...

Brian Hauss: Devin Nunes' Cow Has a First Amendment Right to Call Rep. Nunes...

December 17, 2019 - You might think that Rep. Devin Nunes (R-Calif.), the Ranking Member of the House Intelligence Committee, would be...

Robert Weissman: House Judiciary Vote on Trump Impeachment Is the Right Move to Protect...

Note: Articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump are headed to the full U.S. House after the House Judiciary Committee voted 23-17...

Sarah Anderson: Retail workers organize to make sure private equity firms can’t make money...

December 11, 2019 - For many years, Giovanna De La Rosa enjoyed working at Toys ‘R’ Us — especially during the holiday...

Jill Richardson: Standardized tests are biased and unhelpful

December 11, 2019 - A lawsuit is taking on the University of California system’s use of the SAT and ACT standardized tests...

Sherry Brennan: Cutting food and aid promotes hunger, not work

December 11, 2019 - You may have heard about the Trump administration’s latest attack on very poor Americans: a punitive new restriction...

Ian S. Thompson: Three Ways the “Fairness for All Act” Doesn’t Protect LGBTQ People...

December 11, 2019 - On Friday, Congressman Chris Stewart (R-Utah) and several of his Republican colleagues in the House of Representatives introduced...

Lori Wallach: Redo of USMCA Better Than Original NAFTA After Yearlong Effort to Improve...

Dec. 10, 2019 - Today, the administration and U.S. House Democrats announced they had reached an agreement on a redo of...

LGBTQ Organizations: Defense Authorization Bill Should Have Ended Trans Troop Ban

WASHINGTON December 10, 2019 - Today, a coalition of organizations, including the Human Rights Campaign, National Center for Transgender Equality, GLBTQ...

Aled Jones and Will Steffen: Our climate is like reckless banking before the crash...

Our climate is like reckless banking before the crash – it's time to talk about near-term collapse ...

Donald J. Fraser: Cynicism May be the Real Threat to Impeachment

Dec. 9, 2019 - Donald J. Fraser has spent a lifetime working in a variety of capacities in government. Fraser holds a...

ACLU Comment on Supreme Court Refusal to Hear Challenge to Unethical Kentucky Abortion Law

WASHINGTON December 9, 2019 - The Supreme Court announced today it would not review a decision by the Sixth...

Kamala Harris: I am suspending my campaign today

December 3, 2019 - Eleven months ago at the launch of our campaign in Oakland I told you all: “I am not...

The Elders' statement on the unprecedented attack on multilateralism

The multilateral system is under unprecedented attack. Isolationist and arbitrary actions by leading powers, including the United States, are threatening to undermine...

Robert Reich: Who is Worse: Donald Trump or Mitch McConnell? (VIDEO)

December 2, 2019 - He’s maybe the most dangerous politician of my lifetime. He’s helped transform the Republican Party into a cult,...

James J. Zogby: Trump Is Dismantling the International Order

December 2, 2019 - The Trump Administration’s declaration that Israeli settlements in occupied Palestinian lands are not illegal was, in fact, a...

National Security Action: A Fundamental Disrespect for Our Troops

WASHINGTON, D.C.  Nov. 29, 2019— President Trump has fashioned himself as a champion of America’s troops, as he did again in his...

Baskut Tuncak: Bhopal: Chemical industry must respect human rights

GENEVA November 27, 2019 - In commemoration of the 35th anniversary of the Bhopal disaster, a UN human rights expert is calling...

Mohamed Mohamed: The US Stance on Israeli Settlements: The Law of Force Trumps the...

November 22, 2019 - President Donald Trump’s administration has once again upended decades of the official US position on Israeli settlements, which...

Erika Guevara-Rosas: Exoneration of Scott Warren is a Triumph for Humanity

Nov. 20, 2019 - In response to the humanitarian volunteer Dr. Scott Warren being found not guilty of the charges...