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Election: Now What?

A Conversation with Harry Belafonte on Race and Politics Today Play

A Conversation with Harry Belafonte on Race and Politics Today

by Kai Wright on November 30 2010, 10:24AM

The music legend and human rights icon sits down with ColorLines publisher Rinku Sen.

Topics: Election: Now What?, Harry Belafonte

The Real Election Story is in the States--and It's Not a Happy Tale

The Real Election Story is in the States—and It’s Not a Happy Tale

by on November 22 2010, 10:52AM

With budgets already in crisis, public programs face a bleak future.

Topics: Election: Now What?, Wisconsin

What It Will Take to Win the Latino Vote In 2012

What It Will Take to Win the Latino Vote In 2012

by Julianne Hing on November 9 2010, 9:58AM

Hint: Taking them for granted until then is a bad start.

Topics: Election: Now What?

Screw the Midterms! We Need a People's Revolution

Screw the Midterms! We Need a People’s Revolution

by Roberto Lovato on November 8 2010, 4:29PM

Roberto Lovato says corporations have corrupted electoral politics. The good news is last week opens the door to real, people-driven revolution.

Topics: Election: Now What?, Politics

Jeff Chang: It's Bigger Than Politics, the Real Shift is Cultural

Jeff Chang: It’s Bigger Than Politics, the Real Shift is Cultural

by Jamilah King on November 4 2010, 4:10PM

From the Tea Party to Obama, politics is playing catch-up.

Topics: Election: Now What?

Dems Suffer Without Young Voters of Color Who Stole the '08 Show

Dems Suffer Without Young Voters of Color Who Stole the ‘08 Show

by Jamilah King on November 3 2010, 2:22PM

Exit polls from Tuesday’s election show that the electorate has shifted back toward angry, older white men.

Topics: Election: Now What?

Yes, Mr. President, This Was a Referendum on Your Leadership

Yes, Mr. President, This Was a Referendum on Your Leadership

by Kai Wright on November 3 2010, 10:17AM

If Obama wants his base back, he’ll need to fight for them with the same vigor that he pursues comity with bankers.

Topics: Election: Now What?, Kai Wright

The Most Racist Campaign in Decades, and What It Demands of Us

The Most Racist Campaign in Decades, and What It Demands of Us

by Rinku Sen on October 28 2010, 10:41AM

ColorLines Publisher Rinku Sen puts the frightful past two years of political discourse in context.

Topics: Election: Now What?, Politics