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Voter Activism

Small And Apart

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Yoani Sanchez

Last week we were talking about ants, people and the small traditions that sustain us day to day. Well, a few meters from my house I found this billb...

Have a Transformative Election Day

Sarah van Gelder | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sarah van Gelder is not naive about possible voter suppression activities. But they are calling on voters to stand up to these methods -- with clarity and kindness.

Brighter Day

Clifford J. Tasner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Clifford J. Tasner

If America should elect Barack Obama, we have to be the 'wind at his back.' We have to make sure that our voices are at least as loud as those of the big campaign donors.

The Essence of Obama as Described in January 2008.

Frank A. Weil | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Frank A. Weil

During the course of this campaign, Obama has heard advice from many sources, listened well and integrated what he heard. That is what great leaders do -- they listen, then decide and finally act.

HuffPost Readers: You Write This Blog on Obama. Read How.

Joyce McFadden | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joyce McFadden

Instead of posting a comment to my writing as you usually would, simply write your own thoughts on Obama and submit them, and my next blog will feature the 10 most interesting submissions.

The Irony of Irony

Ben Fractenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Ben Fractenberg

Can I subvert corporate capitalism with my clothing choices and sardonic detachment? Probably not. Can I register people to vote by sincerely telling them why I think it is important? Most definitely.

Registering Voters

Alison Teal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Alison Teal

Voting is an affirmation of life. It is a way to have a voice in your country's leadership and, through that, your country's future.

The Case For Insanity

Daniel Chun | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Daniel Chun

Since September, I've gone 100% crazy. Come next year, John McCain and Sarah Palin might be running this country. I can't concentrate at work. I can't hold a normal conversation about anything besides politics.

Ohio 2008 Opens With a Subpoena, A Surge and Calls For Election Protection

Bob Fitrakis and Harvey Wasserman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bob Fitrakis and Harvey Wasserman

The presidency could again be decided here by how well what's left of the American democratic process can be protected.


Alison Teal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Alison Teal

"Truth. It will set you free. But first it will piss you off." Bumper strip in Berkeley. We've been in Oakland and Berkeley for a series of fundr...