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Emory's advocacy work on Capitol Hill highlights importance of research, collaboration

March 21, 2019

Stacey Abrams named Emory's 2019 Class Day speaker

March 18, 2019

Emory monitoring impact of partial government shutdown

Jan. 10, 2019

Obama: 'I don't buy' that a woman or person of color can't win in 2020

Nov. 21, 2018

A Mississippi senator joked about 'public hanging.' Here's why that's unacceptable.

Nov. 15, 2018

Best Books of 2018

Nov. 14, 2018

Democrats discover new path to beating Trump in deep South

Nov. 12, 2018

It's not the economy, stupid!

Nov. 11, 2018

Emory outlines legislative priorities after midterm elections

Nov. 8, 2018

Why these key Florida and Georgia races haven't been called

Nov. 7, 2018

The Soros conspiracy theory goes global

Nov. 5, 2018

Hacking allegation shows peril of Georgia Republican's twin election roles

Nov. 4, 2018

Will Georgia voting controversies discourage voters from turning out?

Nov. 2, 2018

Emory Votes: University to provide shuttles to nearby polling places

Nov. 1, 2018

Libertarian could trigger runoff in Georgia governor's race

Oct. 31, 2018

Midterm elections: Emory experts weigh in on what's at stake Nov. 6

Oct. 29, 2018

There's nothing virtuous about finding common ground

Oct. 25, 2018

'Democrat. Fighter. Mother.' Lucy McBath is redefining social justice in politics.

Oct. 24, 2018

Trump's potential rules won't erase LGBTQ Americans

Oct. 22, 2018

Trump says a vote for GOP midterm candidates is a vote for him

Oct. 18, 2018

Democrats pin their midterm hopes on registering new voters

Oct. 17, 2018

Who can stop the Supreme Court?

Oct. 15, 2018

Activist Bryan Stevenson to speak at Emory

Oct. 9, 2018

Rural Georgians want Medicaid, but they're divided on Stacey Abrams, the candidate who wants to expand it

Oct. 9, 2018

U.S. mid-terms: Can we tell if Democrats will win?

Oct. 8, 2018

From jails to congress, Brazil evangelicals could swing election

Oct. 4, 2018

NAFTA replacement deal struck by U.S. and Canada: What you need to know

Oct. 1, 2018

'Identity sports' have been exercised in defense of stars more than what they signify

Oct. 1, 2018

Carol Anderson - 'One Person, No Vote' & the impact of voter suppression

Oct. 1, 2018

US and Canada reach deal on NAFTA after talks go down to the wire

Oct. 1, 2018

Julia Louis-Dreyfus leads celebs who want you to get out and vote in the midterms

Sep. 26, 2018

There's a suburban tsunami driving 2018

Sep. 25, 2018

What gets felons politically and civically involved?

Sep. 21, 2018

Judge: Georgia has stalled in face of voting system risks

Sep. 18, 2018

A fresh look back at 2016 finds America with an identity crisis

Sep. 15, 2018

Special feature: President and professor

Sep. 14, 2018

Black executives' PAC backs 14 candidates in quest to boost economic might

Sep. 10, 2018

Nike's Kaepernick campaign signals change in shoe politics

Sep. 7, 2018

Don't waste your time watching Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation hearings

Sep. 4, 2018

Republicans' anger at McCain speaks volumes about America's tribal politics

Aug. 27, 2018

Jair Bolsonaro loves Trump, hates gay people and admires autocrats. He could be Brazil's next president

Aug. 23, 2018

'The Lost Education of Horace Tate' review: Civil Rights for schoolchildren

Aug. 21, 2018

Mughal men ruled South Asia - and one man was ruled by a woman

Aug. 10, 2018

White anxiety finds a home at Fox News

Aug. 9, 2018

Many states are purging voters from the rolls

Aug. 9, 2018

An innovative approach to criminal justice reform: Put black women in charge

Aug. 3, 2018

For Democrats, the elusive dream of a blue Georgia hinges on rapidly diversifying Atlanta suburbs

July 30, 2018

Opinion: The EU looks to offshore its migrant crisis. That's a horrifying prospect

July 29, 2018

Georgia governor's matchup sets a battle for the middle

July 25, 2018

Florida's 'stand your ground' law incentivizes violence

July 25, 2018

Democrats are moving left. Don't panic

July 23, 2018

Kavanaugh would join one of the most divided Supreme Courts ever, says Emory law scholar

July 10, 2018

Kavanaugh's paper trail makes his confirmation harder but ensures he'll be reliably conservative

July 10, 2018

Political polarization paved way for Trump, will continue into 2020 race

June 29, 2018

The new arms race threatening to explode in space

June 26, 2018

Democrats appealing to the heart? Yes, please

June 26, 2018

Remembering Rev. Ralph David Abernathy 50 years after Resurrection City came down

June 22, 2018

It's Not the Holocaust

June 22, 2018

The number of people identifying as Republican has shrunk

June 19, 2018

Polls: Trump's family separation policy is very unpopular - except among Republicans

June 18, 2018

Professors research whether negative political advertising works

June 14, 2018

'Conversations with America' series proceeds to Milwaukee

June 8, 2018

Voting while black: the racial injustice that harms our democracy

June 7, 2018

A strong economy presents democrats with a challenge in the midterms

June 6, 2018

How the Supreme Court (respectfully) kicked the cake down the road

June 4, 2018

Don Blankenship continues quest to help Joe Manchin keep his job

May 22, 2018

Trump voters warn him not to fire Mueller: 'People would be suspicious'

May 22, 2018

Black, female and running for governor: Can she win in the South?

May 22, 2018

Today is a national day of prayer. Should that be legal?

May 7, 2018

Immigration policy course tackles complex questions of citizenship

May 2, 2018

North Korea's secret Christians

April 30, 2018

The powerful pattern Democrats must break to win the Senate

April 17, 2018

Yes, Sinclair Broadcast Group does cut local news, increase national news and tilt its stations rightward

April 12, 2018

The real Sinclair danger isn't its Trumpian promo, it's how many TV stations it owns

April 6, 2018

Historian Taylor Branch to discuss Martin Luther King Jr., James Weldon Johnson

April 3, 2018

Federal omnibus spending bill includes victories for research, education programs

April 2, 2018

The Ruling Named For Linda Brown Died Long Before She Did

April 2, 2018

What A Booming Economy Means For The Midterms

April 2, 2018

Photos: National Walkout Day

March 15, 2018

Public dialogue will explore 'Black and Latinx Solidarity'

Feb. 20, 2018

Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor visits Emory Law

Feb. 7, 2018

Emory hosts community conversation on America's opioid crisis

Jan. 30, 2018