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State and Local Activists, Fighting the Good Fight

“All politics is local.” — Thomas O’Neill, Sr. Personally, I think that statement is overrated as an axiom. The contributions of many people from across the country to the successful primary campaign of Ned Lamont is just one demonstration of the contrary — that sometimes

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Joseph Lieberman: Hardly a Conservative?

As Joseph Lieberman’s campaign to gain re-election to the Senate in Connecticut falters, defenders of Lieberman have tried trotting out another line: he’s “hardly a conservative”: The Reaction: But Lieberman isn’t some crazy Republican (even on Iraq). He’s no Ted Kennedy, of course, but nor

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Get Involved: Find Local Activist Events

As I wrote earlier this morning, the solution to the current season of American inaction is not simply to complain about it, but for more of us to be the change we want to see in the world (tip o’ the pen, Mr. Gandhi). The

Psst... what kind of person doesn't support pacifism?

Fight the Republican beast!