October 4, 2011
At a D.C. gathering, progressives focus on seizing electoral politics and countering the Tea Party.
October 3, 2011
The leading voice of the American Dream Movement kicks off its gathering this week in D.C.
October 3, 2011
The activist will address the "Take Back the American Dream" gathering in D.C. at 11:30 a.m.
by Van Jones onOctober 1, 2011
Unlike executives, protesters are not seeking a bailout for themselves. They are trying to bail out democracy, blogs Van Jones at the Huffington Post.
by Jack White onAugust 4, 2011
RightWatch: The Tea Party stole the civil rights movement's playbook. Progressives must get it back.
July 12, 2011
A conservative marriage-vow pledge that referenced slavery is not the first time politicians have dropped the "s-bomb" for their own purposes.
July 1, 2011
This week on the Confab: Join Associate Editor Lauren Williams as she chats with Washington reporter Cynthia Gordy and contributor Edward Wyckoff Williams about Van Jones' new political movement, blacks and marriage equality, and wrapping up Black Music Month.
by Cynthia Gordy onJune 29, 2011
The former White House "green-jobs czar" hopes to take a page from the Tea Party and change the economic discussion in Washington. But will people buy in?
by Nsenga Burton onJune 27, 2011
The environmental activist says this is a moral movement.
by Cynthia Gordy onFebruary 3, 2011
President Obama has been talking about green jobs for years, but most of the country is still waiting to see them. Here's why, according to his former green-jobs adviser and other advocates.
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