Marie Newman

Your Zip Code Predicts How Long You're Going To Live
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Your Zip Code Predicts How Long You're Going To Live

An insightful piece from "The Economist" reveals that if you take a ride along Chicago's red line-- a rail service running north-south for 23 miles-- life expectancy varies by 30 years from one end to the other! Thirty years! In a developed country! In the richest country in the world! We've endorsed 4 great progressives who want to fix that.
Is The DCCC Blacklist Backfiring?
A new DCCC policy blacklists consultants who work for Democratic challengers. It will also keep women and minorities from top consultant jobs. Image from: AP photo

Is The DCCC Blacklist Backfiring?

"They kind of shot themselves in the foot. You had new, compelling candidates getting more people involved who want primary challenges like AOC and Ayanna, and then they come out with a policy that’s basically like 'No more AOCs or Ayannas.' It really galvanized progressives.”  -- Waleed Shahid, Comm. Dir., Justice Democrats
Progressive Primary Challengers Hold The Moral High Ground

Progressive Primary Challengers Hold The Moral High Ground

Eva Putzova: If we didn't want people to have a chance to reconsider their vote every 2 years, then we wouldn't have elections every other year baked into our Constitution. The seats don't belong to anybody but the people-- despite Democratic Party elites.
College Young Democrats Organize Boycott Of Cheri Bustos' DCCC

College Young Democrats Organize Boycott Of Cheri Bustos' DCCC

"As young Democrats, we support a national boycott of donations to the DCCC until it reverses this blacklist rule and institutes policies that support, not punish, new voices in the Democratic Party. Until this policy is reversed, we urge donors to contribute to individual candidates.”
End Of The Quarter? Who Cares?

End Of The Quarter? Who Cares?

We want to ask you to consider doing everything you can to help these fantastic progressive candidates, because under DCCC head Cheri Bustos' 'incumbent protection' scam, some already have the DCCC working against them -- for the primary!
Only One Democrat Left In Congress Opposed To LGBTQ Equality

Only One Democrat Left In Congress Opposed To LGBTQ Equality

Last cycle progressive fighter Marie Newman narrowly lost the #IL03 seat held by homophobic, anti-woman candidate Dan Lipinski because of last-minute dirty money from "No Labels." This cycle we're going to finish him off, but we need your support to do it.