It was dedicated activism that accomplished these measures so that the benefits of living in a modern society can be accessed by millions more people.
Wisconsin stands as the actual laboratory of failure for Republican ideology and pain for the people.
The nation's largest local government voted to raise the minimum wage for county employees and workers employed in the unincorporated areas -- 1.2 and 1.6 million workers.
Unions also want to use the rallies to again push for "Medicare for all," namely government-run single-payer national health insurance.
An Ohio appeals court declined to force the arrest of the Cleveland police officers involved in the murder of 12-year old Tamir Rice.
An individual with ties to far-right video scammers has launched a new video attack on Planned Parenthood.
According to federal statistics, an African-American driver is 31 percent more likely to be pulled over for a traffic citation.
"Welcome to Arizona where a black trans-woman cannot walk down the street; where Martin Luther King Day was repealed by a Republican governor."
It's not "normal that so many young people end up in our criminal justice system. What is normal is teenagers doing stupid things."
The Coalition for Truth in Independence held a press conference to highlight recent successes around the "Ride with Respect Campaign."