All Stories
Texas Gov. Rick Perry has a gay problem beyond his Brokeback Mountain jacket.

Rick Perry’s new adviser has suggested that God isn’t #ReadyForHillary. Technically, he’s right.

Facebook Tweet Reddit
Rick Perry’s newest hire has some politically incorrect — and theologically sound — views on women and power.
President Obama votes for himself in 2012, via Wikimedia Commons

Obama (sort of) backs mandatory voting. Here’s why it’s a good (and bad) idea

Facebook Tweet Reddit
The pros and cons of making every eligible citizen cast a ballot.
Gwen_Graham

Florida Democrats’ Savior

Facebook Tweet Reddit
Gwen Graham is Democrats’ best chance at turning the state’s GOP tide.
Republican sign via Shutterstock

Republicans are trying to legally rig elections: Michigan edition

Facebook Tweet Reddit
The GOP’s latest attempt to change the rules of the game in their favor.
AMERICAblog's original template.

Transitioning at AMERICAblog

Facebook Tweet Reddit
Yesterday, John announced that, after over a decade spent working tirelessly as a leading advocate and activist in the LGBT community, he is leaving AMERICAblog to blaze new trails ...
nyc-un

Why I’m leaving blogging

Facebook Tweet Reddit
After 30 years in Washington, I’ve moved to New York City, taken a job with the UN, and am leaving blogging.
Democracy, via Creative Commons

Debates over voting rights are debates over definitions of democracy

Facebook Tweet Reddit
Do outcomes matter more than process? The GOP seems to think so.
Freedmen at a voter registration office, via Shutterstock

Automatic voter registration in Oregon isn’t enough

Facebook Tweet Reddit
Registration is great, but we should really be focused on increasing actual participation.
Screenshot (274)

Russia’s Elizabeth Warren?

Facebook Tweet Reddit
On January 21st Russian Duma Deputy Oksana Dmitriyeva went on broadcast television and argued that “in a time of [economic] crisis, there should be a change of teams in government.These ...
Benjamin Netanyahu, via mikhail / Shutterstock.com

Bibi’s cynical speech

Facebook Tweet Reddit
Yesterday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu gave a long-anticipated, diplomatically unprecedented, political kerfuffle of a campaign speech, the circumstances of which were ...
© 2015 AMERICAblog News. All rights reserved. · Entries RSS