On this day in 1919, Congress passed the Nineteenth Amendment to the Constitution, guaranteeing women the right to vote. So for the suffragists, here’s Bikini Kill performing “Rebel Girl” in Washington in 1992.
Ed Kilgore, a Monthly contributing editor, is a columnist for the Daily Intelligencer, New York magazine’s politics blog, and the managing editor for the Democratic Strategist.
Gage Skidmore/flickrPelosi and Perez Are Being Challenged For Changing Outdated NormsThey are instituting power shifts from top-down to bottom-up.
NEWS RADAR/FlickrTrump is Having to Confront the Fact That He's LosingThe president's ego has no mechanism for dealing with that reality.