• Mississippi Man On A Mission to Restore Voting Rights | NowThis
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    Mississippi Man On A Mission to Restore Voting Rights | NowThis

    – That’s me and that’s my brother. When I first got out, me and my brother was trying to good for the community. We go up there and register to vote and they said, ‘Hey, you can’t register to vote. As a matter of fact, you can get a felony charge for what you’re about to do.’ It was like, what? I’m a citizen. I should have a political voice in the United States of America. I have a huge family. I adopted some children. I’m a licensed foster parent out of Union County. I’ve got nine kids. I got two already in college, thank God. This is my beautiful…

  • How Your Vote Might Not Count in 2020 | NowThis
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    How Your Vote Might Not Count in 2020 | NowThis

    A growing number of states are trying to make it harder for a lot of us to be able to have our voices heard in our elections. But why would anyone want to Today we’ll find out who are some of the most suppressed groups of voters in America and why they’re being targeted. Unfortunately, the U.S. has a long and troubled history with voter suppression. Let’s not forget that women didn’t get the right to vote for a long time. Even after that, African Americans faced systemic voter suppression in much of the country until the civil rights laws in the 1960s. We sat down with an expert on…

  • Andrew Yang on Universal Basic Income and Why He’s Running On It For President | Op-Ed | NowThis
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    Andrew Yang on Universal Basic Income and Why He’s Running On It For President | Op-Ed | NowThis

    If enough Americans come together, raise our hands, and say yes we want then we can make it happen in 2021 and will be the first thing I do as president. Hello, I’m Andrew Yang and I’m running for president to implement universal basic income in response to this incredible transition we’re going through Universal basic income is a policy where every citizen gets a certain amount of money every month regardless of their work status or anything else going in their lives. Under my plan, every American adult between 18 and 64 will receive free and clear, no questions asked. Doesn’t matter if you’re working, not what your income…

  • Hillary Clinton on the Truth About Trump, Impeachment, and Her Emails | NowThis
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    Hillary Clinton on the Truth About Trump, Impeachment, and Her Emails | NowThis

    Can you tell me about how you got there? Well, I think we’ve all known for a long time that he was a corrupt businessman who cheated people, and we’ve known that he and his campaign invited help in the last election from the Russians. And we’ve known that he has been just insulting people and attacking people throughout his presidency. But what’s become absolutely clear now is that he has used the office of the presidency to further his own personal and political interests over and above, even sometimes against, the best interests of the United States and our national security. So this is a moment when people need…

  • Who is Neil Gorsuch? U.S. Supreme Court Justice | NowThis
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    Who is Neil Gorsuch? U.S. Supreme Court Justice | NowThis

    Senator, those are not my words and I would never had said them. I didn’t say that. I asked you if you agreed with this statement. And I’m telling you I don’t. That’s Neil Gorsuch. He was appointed by President Trump to fill the Supreme Court seat left vacant after the death of Antonin Scalia. Scalia died during President Obama’s term, but Obama’s nomination of Merrick Garland was stonewalled by Republicans until a Conservative got into office… They have ripped us to shreds. Ripped us absolutely to shreds. Actually, I was only kidding, you can get the baby out of here. Now it’s paying off. Gorsuch will affect decades of…