election

election 2020

The Trump Campaign Is Trying to Own Libs by Selling Plastic Straws

For the astronomically high price of $15, you, too, can be the proud owner of 10 plastic straws “laser engraved” with Donald Trump’s name.
Alex Lubben
7.19.19
Bernie Sanders

Cardi B Is Really Feeling the Bern

"Seeing this country become a better place been really his passion for a long time not a new front for a campaign,” she tweeted
Trone Dowd
7.16.19
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Why Andrew Yang Wants to Give You $1,000 a Month

The long-shot candidate for president is turning the once-fringe idea of Universal Basic Income into a thing.
Alicia Menendez
5.29.19
politics

Five Takeaways from Bernie Sanders’s Appearance on 'The Breakfast Club'

Don't expect a reparation check in the mail if he's elected.
Taylor Hosking
3.4.19
DRC

The DRC claiming it shut down the Internet to "stop the spread of fake news" is fake news

“The government is blatantly lying."
David Gilbert
1.2.19
Munchies

Wine Shop Worker Finds Long-Lost Election Ballots in Basement

The date on the envelopes, some of which contained absentee ballots? September 4, 1984.
Jelisa Castrodale
12.13.18
midterms

Why It Matters That First-Generation American Women Won Office

“We are an inspiration to our communities, but more importantly, we are the only people we can trust to fight on behalf of our communities.”
Kimberly Lawson
11.7.18
Antifa

Garfield Fans Are Furious That His Instagram Seems to Discourage Voting

A fierce debate erupted in the comment section of the Garfield Instagram account when the cat seemed to discourage people from voting.
Caroline Haskins
11.7.18
midterms

Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib Become the First Muslim Women in Congress Ever

Today marks a huge victory for American Muslims—and especially American Muslim women—who have gone vastly unrepresented in our federal government. Tonight, not one, but two Muslim women were elected to Congress for the first time.
Leila Ettachfini
11.7.18
democracy

Here’s Why All the Voting Machines Are Broken and the Lines Are Extremely Long

Voting machines are breaking down across the country and America’s voting technology is in desperate need of a complete overhaul.
Jason Koebler
Matthew Gault
11.6.18
The Nice Guide to Right Now

This 77-Year-Old Texan Explaining Why She's Voting for Beto Is Pure as Hell

"He represents everything Donald Trump isn’t."
River Donaghey
11.6.18
2018 election

6 Women Candidates Who Could Change the Face of Politics Tonight

In the political "Year of the Woman," more women are on the ballot in today's midterm elections than ever before in United States history. Keep an eye on these six candidates whose pivotal races will shape America's future.
Leila Ettachfini
11.6.18
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