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The Supreme Court Delivers A Blow To Democracy

The Supreme Court Delivers A Blow To Democracy

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit While Trump has been busy tweeting puerile, nasty things about the Red Hen restaurant, another blow has been dealt to our democracy. In an already racially charged atmosphere, the Supreme Court on Monday struck down a unanimous District Court decision to end racially biased gerrymandering in Texas. The […]

These 4 Numbers Are Guaranteed To Give Republicans Nightmares

These 4 Numbers Are Guaranteed To Give Republicans Nightmares

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit These 4 numbers about the midterm elections should frighten Republicans hoping to cling to power. CNN reported on the possibility that Democrats will take control of the House of Representatives after the 2018 midterm elections, citing 4 “scary numbers” for Republicans: 40: “That’s the average — AVERAGE — […]

How Gerrymandering Thwarts The Will Of The People

How Gerrymandering Thwarts The Will Of The People

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Gerrymandering. It isn’t sexy. But it determines the fate of our nation. The United States Supreme Court recently struck down the North Carolina district map, finding that it was gerrymandered along racial lines. Now the Court has agreed to hear the Wisconsin gerrymander case. Only this time, the […]