Margaret Smith, a summer 2010 In These Times editorial intern, is a journalism student at Columbia College in Chicago.
Instant Election Reform
Increasingly popular runoff voting system gives third-party candidates a chance.
At Public Hearing, Citizens Speak Out Against—and For—Comcast/NBC Merger
New Film Brings Awareness to Hydraulic Fracturing
Social Security’s Porcupine Politics
Obama's deficit reduction panel isn't afraid of touching the 'third rail' of American politics.
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