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Vladimir Putin

The Putin Illusion: The Wizard of Id

With Putin’s unprovoked and unjust invasion, siege, and destruction of Ukraine, it is completely normal that most Americans feel dazed and horrified by Russia’s war-crime-level assaults on a civilian population. 

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Action Affirmative

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Editor’s note: President Joe Biden nominated Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to serve as associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court on Friday, 2/25, 2022. President Joe Biden affirmed that he

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The Week That Was

The third full week of December 2021 had stories about the spread of Omicron, the newest COVID-19 variant, and the FDA approved a second anti-virus medication to treat the disease.

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The Week That Was

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@crispalomino shares graphics spotlighting some of the most significant news stories from last week. DemCast is an advocacy-based 501(c)4 nonprofit. We have made the decision to build a media site free of

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The Week That Was

@JoanneTrueBlue shares her graphics spotlighting some of the significant news stories from last week. DemCast is an advocacy-based 501(c)4 nonprofit. We have made the decision to build a media site free of

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Online Trolls

Dark Trolls: A Psychological Profile

Around 2014, instead of having more blow-ups with “conservative” friends on Facebook — which usually ended in resolving nothing, hurt feelings, and sometimes lost friendships — I went to Twitter

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The Week That Was

This week’s images are by @joanneTrueBlue. Her graphics depict the compelling news stories from the past week. Enjoy them, and as always, stay healthy and stay safe. DemCast is an

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The Week That Was

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The artwork by DemCast graphic artist Shuri, @ShuriResists, is featured this week. Shuri’s eye-catching images tell the stories that made the news during the first week of November 2021. The

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Historic Wins for Democrats

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In another thrilling night of pre-midterm elections, Democrats solidly trounced republican candidates across the nation in election after election, from mayors in large cities to representatives in crucial districts and

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We Need You for GOTV!

Dear Door Knocking Friends,  The November 2nd Election is just days away. We’re running out of time to get out the vote! Please help us reach as many voters as possible to

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Lies

Truth Matters

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I spent the bulk of my career in the days prior to the internet working as a gatekeeper. I managed the flow of information. As an editor, aka “gatekeeper,” I

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Free EVENT alert!

Op-ed Writing Workshop Making sure you saw this! If you read a national story about a mom running for office, chances are that we had something to do with it.

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The Week That Was

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This week we’re featuring the artwork of DemCast graphics team member @JoanneTrueBlue. The week began with a celebration of Indigenous Peoples’ Day, a fairly new designated name in lieu of

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The Chase is on!

Dear Phone Banking Friends, It’s time for ballot chase phone banking! Help us reach every voter we can to ensure that they cast their ballots properly and on time to

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We Are the Real Patriots

pa·​tri·​ot \ ˈpa-trē-ət \ noun1. a person who vigorously supports their country and is prepared to defend it against enemies or detractors.“a true patriot” The word patriot is completely misconstrued

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Manos a la Obra

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Para una versión en inglés de este artículo, lea "A Recurring Nightmare." Llevo una semana sin dormir, haciendo algo que se ha convertido en una pesadilla repetitiva, pero imprescindible–ayudar a

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