Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) looked on before then-Vice Presidential nominee Kamala Harris spoke at IBEW Local Union 58 on October 25, 2020 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo: Nic Antaya/Getty Images)
"Stop compromising the working class, and our most vulnerable neighbors," said the Michigan congresswoman.
Brett Wilkins, staff writer
 Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y., L) speaks to the media as Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) listens at a press conference on Capitol Hill on July 21, 2020 in Washington, DC. (Photo: Tasos Katopidis/Getty Images)
The youth-led climate action group called on Sens. Chuck Schumer and Dick...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Fast food workers went on strike in Durham, North Carolina and several other cities on Friday to demand higher wages and union rights. (Photo: Raise Up for $15/Twitter)
"As President-elect Joe Biden prepares to take office," said one McDonald's...


In a wrenching addendum to the drama of a day that saw the only U.S. president in history be impeached twice, the righteous charge to remove him was led by Maryland Rep. Jamie Raskin, whose 25-year-old son Tommy just died by suicide. The day after burying Tommy and feeling him " very much with me and my heart," Raskin was applauded by colleagues who knew of his loss as he came to certify the vote cut short by the riot; he did his duty because, "Change is made by people who show up."

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