A century ago, corrupt political machines that made their leaders rich thrived in U.S. cities. But people came together to reform the system.
Disinformation circulates in a variety of ways online and is often difficult to detect. Watch this video to learn more about the history of disinformation, its effects and ways to spot it.
America’s Electoral College system is difficult to explain, but it has successfully enabled the election of presidents since the country’s founding.
The governments of countries around the world are formally recognizing Juan Guaidó as the interim president of Venezuela.
If you can find a way to entertain people as well as inform them about a serious issue, you may have a powerful tool for change at your disposal.
Given recent news, you might be surprised to know that peaceful demonstrations are the norm in America. Headlines will always focus on any violence...
On February 4, 1789, George Washington was elected the first president of the United States. Washington knew his actions would establish precedents for his successors....
Burma's military has blocked the internet to stymie calls for democracy. Learn more about the far-reaching effects of denying the right to information.
U.S. presidential candidates have to win states to become president. Some states' choices are obvious, but others, the swing states, could go either way.