by Brentin Mock on November 15 2013, 9:43AM
Attorney who defended the Voting Rights Act bill before the Supreme Court gets nod to head Civil Rights department.
by Imara Jones on November 14 2013, 10:51AM
Talking Transition seeks to make sure that the voice of everyday people continues to be heard after the next mayor takes office.
by Jamilah King on November 8 2013, 1:04PM
Watch a live conversation between two of the most recognizable names in contemporary black feminism.
by Brentin Mock on November 7 2013, 7:00AM
Virginia just dodged a bullet to voting rights by electing McAuliffe over Cuccinelli. But how far will the new governor actually go to restore felons’ ability to vote?
by Brentin Mock on November 6 2013, 3:34PM
Law firm that helped gut the Voting Rights Act wants millions for their work.
by Brentin Mock on November 4 2013, 9:06AM
Kerry Washington wows audience on Saturday Night Live, then hypes crowds the next day in rally for Virginia governor’s race.
by Brentin Mock on November 1 2013, 5:23PM
It’s an off year for elections, but there are some important races you should be following.
by Brentin Mock on October 31 2013, 3:37PM
Senate Republicans have blocked two key nominees by President Obama.
by Brentin Mock on October 23 2013, 11:06AM
The winner of next month’s governor’s race in Virginia could be an indicator of the direction of conservative politics.
by Aura Bogado on October 22 2013, 1:08PM
It has everything to do with tribal sovereignty.
by Brentin Mock on October 17 2013, 4:19PM
Obama will tap an African American, Jeh Johnson, to succeed Janet Napolitano as head of the Department of Homeland Security