Natalie Denby


Righting Away Democracy

Talking about policy as a matter of “rights” hurts the democratic process.


March 29, 2017

Antisocial Media

Refusing to engage with Trump supporters will only hurt liberals going forward.


February 20, 2017

Pension for Your Thoughts

Illinois is in desperate need of pension reform.


February 2, 2017

Trust Deficit

Much of the American public has embraced a dangerous vision of government as hopelessly corrupt.


January 9, 2017

Read It and Weep

Even with pleasure reading on the decline, we cannot forget the immeasurable benefits of literature.


November 14, 2016

Leaving the Party Early

Identifying with a specific political party doesn’t mean you have to support that party’s candidate at all costs.


October 24, 2016

Make Political Discourse Great Again

Overblown attacks from the Democratic Party over the years have allowed for Trump's rise.


October 3, 2016

Misunderstood and Misrepresented

Superdelegates and brokered conventions are undemocratic—but not un-American.


May 9, 2016

Bigotry Isn't a Right

Religious liberty laws misunderstand Constitutional rights


April 21, 2016

Anatomy of a Trump Supporter

Obama’s policies didn’t create future Trump fans, but his presidency pushed them over the edge.


March 31, 2016