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Political Conversations: Start with the Living Room and One Day It Can Perhaps Move to the Dinner Table?

Living Room Conversations | Posted 08.17.2016 | Politics
Living Room Conversations

by Veronica Chin I always considered myself a pacifist, or at least not an agitator. But thanks to a Living Room Conversation I participated in a few...

What If Our Political Opposite Isn't (Actually) The Devil... What Then?

Living Room Conversations | Posted 08.05.2016 | Politics
Living Room Conversations

Credit: Bonch Gurevich by Jacob Z. Hess, Partner, Living Room Conversations It used to be that friends and acquaintances were mystified at my inter...

Bridging America's Divide - Can the Internet Help?

Living Room Conversations | Posted 04.22.2016 | Politics
Living Room Conversations

That is what the Internet of the future can provide us - easy access to diverse opinions and people so we can understand the issues and each other better, ultimately making better decisions as individuals and as a society.

Why Comprise Is a Flawed Model

Lisa Earle McLeod | Posted 04.09.2014 | Politics
Lisa Earle McLeod

This isn't just a political problem; it's a human problem.

Is Palin's Bus Tour Guilty of Trademark Infringement?

Alex Brant-Zawadzki | Posted 08.09.2011 | Politics
Alex Brant-Zawadzki

Sarah Palin's political action committee is using a trademarked name for her current bus tour, opening her up to major liabilities that could potentially cause her to lose her bus.

Small Businesses: The Heart Of Our Communities

Pearl Korn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Pearl Korn

Diane Sawyer of ABC World News Tonight recently returned to her hometown of Louisville, Kentucky to see how it has been faring during the economic dow...

One Nation Working Together: A Focus on Education

Delia Pompa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Delia Pompa

Now more than ever, we need this spirit of commitment and solidarity to truly reform one of our country's most vital institutions: our education system.

We Marched, Now What?

Wade Henderson, Esq. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Wade Henderson, Esq.

Our country has made significant and obvious progress since 1963, but as our nation continues to grow and evolve, so does the need to provide greater opportunity for the increasingly diverse U.S. population.

What One Nation Was (and Is) About

Rep. Charles Rangel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rep. Charles Rangel

Millions of people are out of work. Families are struggling to put food on their tables; and many young people cannot pay for college or find employment. But faith, hope and optimism have always defined the spirit of America.

One Nation March: Sometimes Size Doesn't Matter

Sally Kohn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sally Kohn

The One Nation Working Together march did not draw as many people to the Washington Mall as Glenn Beck's "Restoring Honor" rally a few weeks prior. A...

Justice Still Denied: My Mini-Sermon At The 'One Nation Working Together' Rally

Rabbi Arthur Waskow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Rabbi Arthur Waskow

Let us not be satisfied until the great streams of water, air, and earth of our planet themselves have justice, and along with them, for all our people. May "justice roll down like waters and righteousness like a mighty stream."

Pablo's Kids March on Washington

Alan Singer | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Alan Singer

Glenn Beck wasn't there for this rally; it was for the wrong side. Comedians Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert won't be in Washington until October 30. ...

One Nation: The progressive march that wasn't

Bil Browning | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bil Browning

Over the weekend I had the chance to attend the One Nation Working Together march that was billed as the "progressive" march to answer last month's Gl...

The Best of Demonstrations, But...

Andrew Levine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andrew Levine

The "One Nation Working Together" demonstration on the national mall October 2 was remarkable in many ways; not least because it was largely a union a...

Did the October 2nd Rally Create Enough Leverage to Achieve "Jobs, Jobs, Jobs"?

Mike Elk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mike Elk

If this weekend's rally was modeled on the 1963 March on Washington, it lacked the spirit of civil disobedience and direct action that marked that event 37 years ago.

One Nation Working Together Rally Magnificent, Now What?

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

Glenn Beck and much of the mainstream media flattered itself that the One Nation Working Together Rally in Washington D.C. was staged as an answer, no...

One Nation in Los Angeles: From Spectacle to Spark

Wyatt Closs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Wyatt Closs

A beautiful giant collage art piece. A sea of people of every ethnicity. Danny Glover. Tom Morello. Young Poets. Wait, what's going on? And wasn't tha...

Amanda Terkel

Thousands Rally At The Lincoln Memorial For Jobs, Justice And Education | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Scroll down for photos Tens of thousands of civil rights, labor, and other progressive activists gathered on the National Mall today for the One Na...

Arthur Delaney

Labor Activists Stage Pre-Rally For The Unemployed | Arthur Delaney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Hundreds of labor activists staged a pre-rally for the unemployed at RFK Stadium ahead of the One Nation Working Together event at the Lincoln Memoria...

Friday Talking Points [141] -- Rahm's Exit Contest Winner Announced

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

I will begin today's column by drying a tear as we all wish Rahm Emanuel a fond farewell. Actually, I am lying. I am drying no tears for Rahm becaus...

October We March, November We Vote

Janet Murguía | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Janet Murguía

One Nation Working Together is a movement of hardworking Americans who believe it is within our power as a country to build an economy that works for everyone.

One Nation March: Important for Latinos

Hector E. Sanchez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Hector E. Sanchez

Not only have Latinos suffered the drastic increase in hate crimes and racism against our community, but we also have the highest risk of death and injury at work, and the highest percentage of wage theft.

How Big Is America's Heart?

Deepak Bhargava | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Deepak Bhargava

How big is America's heart? Big enough that together we can and must seize the initiative to again make inequality and division a moral outrage.

Religious Groups Join Progressives' 'One Nation Working Together' March

Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Jená Lowe Religion News Service WASHINGTON (RNS) Faith-based organizations are teaming up with secular and progressive groups for this weekend's ...

Labor-Backed Oct. 2 Rally Competing With Jon Stewart, Pro-Corporate Senate

Art Levine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Art Levine

This Saturday's "One Nation Working Together" rally on October 2 in Washington has drawn the support of the most diverse coalition of over 400 progre...