Rep. Ayanna Pressley Won't Let Pundits Derail The Voting Rights Conversation

'Don’t dare invoke one of the darkest days of terrorism in MY city to stoke fear and derail a meaningful conversation about fundamental rights'

How One Question Could Majorly Impact The 2020 Census Numbers

The Supreme Court has until the end of term to decide

What Weld's Challenge To Trump's Presidency Means, According To History

Incumbent presidents who win their party's nomination after facing serious primary challenges often go on to lose their general elections

What Elizabeth Warren's Student Debt Plan Means For You

And how it would affect school funding for future generations of scholars

'This Is the End of My Presidency': All The Mueller Report Details Everyone Is Talking About

From Hope Hicks to Sarah Sanders to Donald Jr.

We Asked Mayors Of Sanctuary Cities About Trump's Plan To Relocate Migrants

'Accepting refugees is not a burden. It's a privilege'

Ilhan Omar Remains Resilient In Face Of Increased Death Threats

'No one person – no matter how corrupt, inept, or vicious – can threaten my unwavering love for America," she said

As Activists Rebuild Puerto Rico, Lawmakers Are Trying To Restrict Abortion

'We are so dehumanized that our government feels like they can do whatever because nobody is fact-checking'

Young Voters Aren’t Convinced Joe Biden Is The Right Man For The Job

And that joke, they told MTV News, was 'the icing on top of the cake'

The Government Has Ignored Puerto Rico For Decades — Trump's Insults Are Just The Latest Example

'We're asking for our lives and our experiences to be validated and for our humanity to be protected after years of a process of colonization'

Joe Biden Turned Women's Discomfort Into A Punch Line

Playing 'permission' for laughs serves a point – but not necessarily the one he intended

8 Ways The Trump Administration’s 2020 Budget Could Affect You

From student loans to the Special Olympics, the administration is once again making it clear what they don't view as priorities

More And More Young Voters Want To Abolish The Electoral College

'We grew up on American Idol where we could vote in seconds — the idea that we wouldn't be able to do this for president feels ludicrous.'

Trump Is Already Claiming Mueller's Special Report As A Victory — But It's Not That Simple

Attorney General William Barr has only disclosed a memo about the report, and there's so much we don't know for sure

At Least 3 People Killed In Tram Shooting In Utrecht, Netherlands

Police are currently searching for the suspect and determining a motive

It Only Took 3 Days For New Zealand To Promise Comprehensive Gun Control Reform

'There are simply details to work through,' Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said

Does Beto O'Rourke Stand A Chance For The Democratic Nomination?

The Presidential hopeful is buzzy, but voters are less clear on his policies and track record

Paul Manafort's Prison Sentence Is Further Proof Of An Unjust Legal System

Trump's former campaign chairman is the latest domino to fall in the Special Counsel investigation led by Robert Mueller

The Teen Who Got Vaccinated At 18 Told Congress The Anti-Vaxx Movement Is "Shameful"

Ethan Lindenberger went viral for asking Reddit to help go against his mother's beliefs

Trans Service Members Fought Trump's Ban in a History-Making Congressional Hearing

"My transition — and so many others — has dramatically increased the readiness and lethality of every branch of the armed forces."

Congress Shouldn't Need Cohen to Tell Them Trump Is Racist

The former lawyer appeared in front of the House Oversight Committee on Wednesday.

Watch Jennifer Lawrence Break Down How America's Political System Has Failed

"The government is ours. We pay for it, so it needs to work for us, and right now, it doesn’t.”

42 Student Protestors Were Arrested In Washington D.C. — And They're Not Done Fighting

Members of the Sunrise Movement met with Senator Dianne Feinstein before heading to Mitch McConnell's office.

Julián Castro Wants To Be The First Latinx President — But Will Relating To Spanish-Speakers Be Enough?

Relatively unknown in a crowded Democratic field, the former Obama Cabinet member has work to do