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Voting 2012

Americans Take To Social Media To Declare 'I'm Not Voting'

The Huffington Post | Allie Compton | Posted 11.07.2012 | Politics

Despite the constitutional guarantee of the right to a secret ballot, it seems gone are the days when it was customary to keep one's vote to oneself. ...

Misperceptions of the U.S. Election

Dinouk Colombage | Posted 01.06.2013 | Home
Dinouk Colombage

While the U.S. election is a peaceful affair, untouched by corruption, it is still not the democratic affair which I had perceived it to be.

This Is What You Look Like On Election Day

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 12.04.2012 | Politics

If you're voting today, snap a picture of yourself and send it to us. We're going to be publishing Election Day selfies all day long. Yes, it's a c...

Community Superheroes Assemble -- Get Out the Vote This Election Day!

Mac Grambauer | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Mac Grambauer

November 6 is about more than one candidate or one ballot measure or even one outcome. It's about every eligible citizen taking responsibility for the power they've been given and using it. It's about making our voices heard. It's about more than ourselves.

The Vote: Helping Children for Over 100 Years

Sanjeev K. Sriram | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Sanjeev K. Sriram

We owe it to our voting rights champions of our past, the children we care for today, and our common future to make the tough decisions and vote.


Michael Moore | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Michael Moore

The bankers and corporate chiefs are planning an historic victory party. If Romney wins, their goal of complete corporate control of the three branches of government will be complete. Trust me, if they succeed, we may never get it back.

This Is What Early Voting Looks Like

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 12.04.2012 | Politics

The presidential election isn't until next Tuesday, but in 32 states and the District of Columbia, residents will have the option of voting early. ...

Crib Sheet for the Undecided Voter

Carla Seaquist | Posted 12.31.2012 | Politics
Carla Seaquist

It's decision time. To nudge you in the general direction of Mr. Obama and the Democrats, here is a guide, culled from reams and reams of binders, to help you to vote both in your own best interests and those of the nation.

I Wish I Could Vote, But I Simply Can't Afford To

Rev. Al Sharpton | Posted 01.03.2012 | Politics
Rev. Al Sharpton

When certain individuals began chanting their mantra of 'take our country back', the rest of us hoped that it wasn't a subliminal message.

Corporations, Special Interests Quietly Bankrolling Voter Redistricting

Posted 11.23.2011 | Politics

ProPublica's Olga Pierce, Jeff Larson and Lois Beckett report: Their names suggest selfless dedication to democracy. Fair Districts Mass. Protect Y...