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Column: End HIV stigma and discrimination, and then we can end...

It’s a weird word to use, but in many ways I’m lucky — lucky because I only had to watch one friend die as...

Column: DACA decision isn’t just about Dreamers — it’s about whether...

The fate of 700,000 people facing deportation may hang on a new question facing the U.S. Supreme Court: Is the White House legally obligated...

Susan J. Demas: Nobody likes a smarty pants: Why Warren and...

Elizabeth Warren has never succeeded in charming the pundit class, which tends to describe her in oh-so-flattering terms like professorial, scold, elitist, lecturing, strident...

Column: Whitmer’s new poverty task force gets it right 

As a teacher, I heard a lot of axioms over the years that resonated with me: Students don’t care what you know until they know...

Column: Just suck it up and caucus, Nevada

It looks grim. As of Monday night, the state Democratic Party was moving closer to hobbling together some sort of a plan for how the Feb. 22...

Column: Don’t be fooled — most independents are partisans, too

Will Donald Trump win reelection in 2020? To find out, you’d think you could just look up whether more Americans are registered as Republicans...

Purple States: What Wisconsin, Ohio and Pennsylvania can tell us about...

As the 2020 election is in full swing, the Michigan Advance and our sister publications in Ohio, Wisconsin and Pennsylvania bring you “Purple States,”...

Susan J. Demas: What the national media keep missing about Michigan...

“So I should go to Macomb County, right?” That’s the blue-collar metro Detroit area many analysts credit for Donald Trump’s surprise 2016 Michigan win. Ever...

Rick Haglund: Amazon shows how the the tax break system is...

Just how outrageous has the tax incentives game become? Consider: Amazon chief Jeff Bezos reportedly was so jealous of the $2.4 billion in incentives that...

Column: After economic and criminal justice wins, here’s what Michigan leaders...

What a difference a year makes. This time last winter, Michigan was enduring a historic cold snap. And we were coming off of a...

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