Due to the influence of ALEC, Arizona, public school students who were treated like convicts in a lock down maneuver during regular instructional hours.
The Florida man who shot a teenager because he felt threatened by the teen's play of loud music is changing his story so that it will fit a stand your ground defense.
Apparently, to Grover Norquist an agreement with him is as legally binding as a mortgage, at least in his own self-important, inflated head.
School privatization is the new Gold Rush. There is money to be made in them there hills. And charter schools are the the Republican hammer to be used to prise it out of our hands.
Ohio Secretary of State, Jon Husted wants to dramatically change electoral votes to favor Republicans, and make it nearly impossible for Democrats to win Ohio.
A judge ruled that Pennsylvania's voter suppression law not be enforced this election, that those without photo IDs must be allowed to vote
The eve of the Republican convention was a bad day for ALEC as five more national and global corporate members of the American Legislative Exchange Council have cut ties with the group.
This article is not a call to disarm; it is a call to sanity and reason, because without discourse on the conditions driving people to support the proliferation of guns, there will be more massacres.
We as Americans should learn from the dramatic lessons of Paraguay just how powerful the unchecked hand of corporations can be.
Parent trigger laws are being pushed by ALEC and other right wing groups to allow parents to essentially 'fire' a public school, with the potential to make them into private, charter schools.
Surely, there's sufficient sleaze to qualify Nikki Haley to be Mitt Romney's Vice President/bookkeeper.
Right wing values are all about profit values --and nothing more. Whether poisoning our water, triggering a war or making us pay the receipt for their economic stupidity.
As Americans await the Supreme Court's decision on the Affordable Care Act, we should keep in mind a warning from George Washington about the threat of obstructionist minorities.
A federal Judge blocks Michigan’s controversial law prohibiting school districts from collecting union dues via payroll deductions.
The recent voter purge in Florida and Texas are the result of the American Legislative Exchange Council’s (ALEC) fascist voter ID laws.
Wal-Mart has kicked ALEC to the curb and gave the reason as ALEC’s departure from Jeffersonian free market principles, a.k.a. Wal-Mart hinted ALEC has become un-American.
Without the time to change new Republican laws suppressing voting rights before the election, advocates will need to utilize new Get Out the Vote strategies.
Two young me were gunned down in cold blood in South Carolina as the resident of an apartment drove up on them attempting to break into his residence. He was under no threat and could have driven away and called police. Instead he left his car and shot them both in the head, execution-style.
The successful boycott of ALEC is the sending the organization into a PR tailspin, and forcing members to flee and rebuke the American Legislative Exchange Council.
ColorofChange has called on Amazon.com to join 13 other companies in dumping ALEC, but so far the Internet giant has ignored the boycott and continued to fund voter suppression.