ballot measures

Voting Rights Restored to Felons in Florida: Could It Have Changed the Governor's Race?

Voting Rights Restored to Felons in Florida: Could It Have Changed the Governor’s Race?

November 9, 2018

Ballot measure restoring rights to Felons was approved by 64% of the electorate in Florida.  Desmond Meade of Florida Rights Restoration Coalition and Eddie Conway, Executive Producer at The Real News Network discuss battles won and the fight ahead

Will Public Banking Free LA From Wall Street?

Will Public Banking Free LA From Wall Street?

November 2, 2018

In a special report, Mike Prysner speaks to organizers and experts calling for Los Angeles residents to vote ‘yes’ on ballot measure B, which would establish a public bank that could set nationwide precedent for municipalities to divest from Wall Street

Campaign Finance Reform

November 7, 2013
Brendan Fischer of Center for Media and Democracy discusses the electoral battle between organized money and organized people.

Jailed Kurdish Leader Calls for End to Armed Struggle Against Turkey

March 25, 2013

Baris Karaagac: If deal proceeds it will strengthen Turkey’s regional role and give civil rights to Kurds