Justin Timberlake is being investigated for taking an illegal voting booth selfie

Timberlake flew from L.A. to Memphis to vote at his registered polling place early and snapped a pic in front of the voting machine.

Lauren Holter | October 25, 2016 - 3:43 pm

On being a black woman who isn’t voting for Hillary, and making peace with it all

I know my ancestors didn’t fight for us to choose the lesser of two evils, nor was their blood shed onto the streets for us to continue to choose leaders

Bené Viera | October 24, 2016 - 4:45 pm

Katy Perry gets naked to encourage people to vote (but please wear clothes)

Perry rips off her pajamas in the middle of what I can only assume is a high school gym being used as a pretend voting location.

Lauren Holter | September 27, 2016 - 1:17 pm

Courts Uphold Restrictive Voting Rights Laws In Two States That Could Impact The Presidential Election

Like well-known voter ID laws, the measures upheld in the Midwest will keep mostly poor minorities form voting, but they receive much less attention.

Lauren Holter | June 30, 2016 - 2:08 pm

How To Vote In The New York Primary If Your Polling Place (Incorrectly) Says You’re A Registered Independent Or Not Registered At All

New Yorkers! Attention! Here is what you should do if you find yourself in peril of being disenfranchised at the voting box today.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 19, 2016 - 2:41 pm

Just Look At This Asshole: Alabama Develops Clever Way To Keep Black People From Voting

Alabama, a state with Voter ID laws, is closing drivers license offices in counties with over 75 percent black people.

Robyn Pennacchia | October 1, 2015 - 1:30 pm

Cosmo Sent Students To Vote In A Party Bus & IDGAF If It’s Shallow

As part of Cosmopolitan’s recent ventures into political coverage under the leadership of kickass new editor-in-chief Joanna Coles, the magazine has been endorsing specific candidates and, more importantly, pushing readers to vote. The…

Claire Hannum | November 5, 2014 - 4:00 pm

Voting Results On Ballot Measures Shows There’s Still Hope For This Country

So Republicans now control the House and the Senate, and they defeated Democratic gubernatorial candidates in Maryland, Maine, Massachussetts, and (sigh) Illinois, and so control the majority of gubernatorial offices

Rebecca Vipond Brink | November 5, 2014 - 2:30 pm

Many Polling Places Still Aren’t Accessible To Voters With Disabilities

Decades after the Americans with Disabilities Act, we still have polling places that are restrictive to disabled voters. [VICE]
Read this fantastic piece about why street harassment shouldn’t…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | November 4, 2014 - 5:40 pm

6 Reasons Millennials Don’t Vote (And 6 Reasons You Really Should)

Today is Election Day, and this year’s vote is a very big deal. The US Senate stands to see a major power shift, and this election’s results will set the…

Claire Hannum | November 4, 2014 - 9:00 am

The WWE Has Implemented A New Zero-Tolerance Policy On Domestic Violence

The WWE has implemented a strict, zero-tolerance policy concerning domestic violence. [Washington Post]
The fact that birth control lets women have happy, healthy, pregnancy-free sex lives is just…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | October 24, 2014 - 6:00 pm
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