Holding Out: Protest Votes in the Electoral College

This pervasive myth that Sanders would have won the presidency merits closer discussion because this is a conversation we are likely to have over and over again as people relitigate the primary in the coming years.

Denial Maintains Supremacy: White Disbelief and the Trump Presidency

White people have never wholly accepted what happens to people of color in the United States. Read more »

This is Not Normal: Trump's Transition Team and Media Responsibility

In order to have a fighting chance in the coming years together, we need to know what we are fighting—now more than ever, we need a bold, aggressive media that holds the administration accountable. Read more »

What just happened?: Here's how we see it

Donald Trump built his campaign on isolationism. Read more »

Today I Am Mourning for Our Country

It feels like flags should be flying at half-staff. Read more »

To Call Trump an “Outsider” Is to Dodge the Real Point

He is a raging white supremacist. That's not outside American politics, it's right at the heart of the status quo. Read more »

Dear Hillary: Thank You For Fighting

Our country loves winners, but it doesn’t love risk takers. Read more »

The Myth of Trump and the Working Class

"Working class" Americans are a diverse group—many of whom are disgusted by Trump's racism and policy ideas. Read more »

10 Ideas for Election Self-Care

Breathe in. Breathe out. The election is almost over. Read more »

“He’s a Bully, a Salesman, Selling Fear and Hate”: Singer Lila Downs Releases an Anti-Trump Anthem

"The Demagogue" is part of a project by Artists for a Trump-free America to create and publish anti-Trump songs.  Read more »

The Intimidation Game: Donald Trump and the GOP's History of Voter Suppression

Aside from the fact that research has repeatedly demonstrated voter fraud is a nonissue and such legislation is unnecessary, these laws are very deliberately crafted to target people of color, low-income people, and disabled people. Read more »

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