Ilyse Hogue

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"Now is the time to clearly define the values that will guide us through the November elections and beyond into 2020, in the Post-Trump world." (Photo: Getty) Views
Thursday, August 23, 2018
Why Defeating Brett Kavanaugh Is the Pivotal Fight of Our Lifetime
A friend asked me to write her a letter about why the fight to block Brett Kavanaugh from the Supreme Court is the pivotal fight of our lifetime. Here is what I wrote. If the contents of this letter disturb you, please join us on Sunday in the largest ever single day protest against a Supreme Court...
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Wednesday, January 22, 2014
2014: The Year the Pro-Choice Crowd Fights Back
The anniversary of Roe v. Wade always brings familiar sights in Washington, D.C., and this Jan. 22, the 41st anniversary of that landmark Supreme Court case, is no different. Anti-choice protesters — many on a break from the Republican National Committee’s winter meeting — will march through the streets, calling for an end to legal abortion.
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Saturday, January 21, 2012
What if 'Citizens United' Actually United the Citizens?
After a long, dark period of stagnant progressive momentum and pay-to-play politics, this week saw a flurry of progressive victories that could upset the conventional wisdom about a post– Citizens United world.
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