Micah Sifry

Executive Editor of TechPresident.com

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The big story of the 2008 presidential campaign was the massive, grassroots army of some 13 million volunteers that Barack Obama recruited with the promise of change.

Can Obama Woo Back the Grassroots?

The big story of the 2008 presidential campaign was the massive, grassroots army of some 13 million volunteers that Barack Obama recruited with the promise of change.

from To the Point

CNN hyped  last night's Democratic presidential debate  at The Citadel in South Carolina as "revolutionary" because real people got to ask questions on video.

Will YouTube and Web 2.0 Change American Politics?

CNN hyped last night's Democratic presidential debate at The Citadel in South Carolina as "revolutionary" because real people got to ask questions on video.

from To the Point

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” The education reform movement is not only a hoax, it’s dead,” says Diane Ravich.  A one-time advocate of privatization, she’s now fighting “to save public schools.”

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Officers are accused of using bogus info to boost stats of traffic stops. As a result, 20 officers have been taken off the streets.

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It’s not just Sanders that the Democratic establishment is frightened of, it’s the powerful working class movement he’s helped build.

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The lifelong activist often adopted radical positions on a number of issues, including war and the environment, a new book reveals.

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In UC Santa Barbara’s “Parties and Polarization” class, seniors are seeing the impeachment trial playing out before their eyes.

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And some other important questions too.

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"If you raise the bar on what's impeachable, then you end up lowering the bar on what political behavior is acceptable. ...

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The CDC says it’s not a question of “if” the coronavirus will spread to the U.S., but “when.” Officials say they don’t yet know whether it will be a mild or severe outbreak.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand