PLI quoted in New York Times story on stun cuffs

Posted on March 12, 2018

To Control Inmates, Some Counties Try the Threat of Electric Shock by Jacey Fortin Many of the electric shock devices used by law enforcement are meant to be out of sight, but every once in...

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Letter to the Editor in the New York Times

Posted on February 11, 2018

In the Sunday New York Times To the Editor: We should not encourage lawmakers to decide where they stand on critical issues based on political expediency. Yet David Brooks tells Democrats that they should...

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Turning the Tables on the Abortion Fight

Posted on February 6, 2018

by Gloria Totten in Common Dreams When it comes to healthcare, it is only women and women’s health that is legislated so forcefully. Forty five years after the Supreme Court’s Roe v. Wade decision...

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45 Years After ‘Roe’: How to Turn Resistance Into Victory

Posted on January 22, 2018

Rewire by Gloria Totten The momentum from the Women’s March can’t stop on Election Day. As I stood in the middle of Boston Common last year, taking part in one of many Women’s March...

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Lawmakers in 25 States Join Nationwide Effort to Protect Roe v. Wade

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Common Dreams Abortion rights advocates commemorate the 45th Anniversary of the Roe decision WASHINGTON – Lawmakers from 25 states and 3 localities have joined together to introduce proactive legislation to protect women’s fundamental right...

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The Untold Story of the Roe v. Wade Anniversary

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OurFuture and Common Dreams by Gloria Totten Today – January 22 – is the 45th anniversary of the Supreme Court ruling in Roe v. Wade, which recognized abortion as a constitutional right. This year, as in...

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Seven Questions on Progressive Strategy

Posted on January 18, 2018

7 Questions with Bernie Horn on Progressive Campaign Strategy The Campaign Workshop Blog Bernie Horn of the Public Leadership Institute shares his insight on progressive messaging and campaign strategy. Bernie Horn is the Senior...

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PLI cited on prescription drug legislation

Posted on September 30, 2017

Maryland law that punishes generic price gouging can proceed By ED SILVERMAN @Pharmalot In a blow to the pharmaceutical industry, a federal court judge allowed a new Maryland law to go into effect on...

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PLI’s work featured in Glamour Magazine

Posted on July 27, 2017

Abortion Rights Are Under Attack, but Some States Are Fighting Back By Lily Herman It’s no secret that President Donald Trump, his administration, and Republican lawmakers are trying to dismantle women’s reproductive rights in 2017....

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PLI work praised on the Katie Speak Show

Posted on July 24, 2017

Fighting Back At The Texas Legislature: A Conversation With Katie Klabusich by Kit O’Connell [This is a description of part of the show. The entire podcast version is here.] Then, the show’s host, Katie Klabusich, and...

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