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For more than three decades, we’ve been working with over one million members and activists to fight right-wing extremism and defend constitutional values under attack. Today, our mission is more critical than ever.

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PFAW Mourns the Death of Rep. Elijah Cummings

Throughout his decades in Congress, Rep. Elijah Cummings showed us over and over again how our government's truest and highest purpose is to improve the lives and uphold the dignity of people. We mourn his passing and will always remember him as one of our country's heroes.

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PFAW Mourns the Death of Rep. Elijah Cummings

Vote the Courts 2020

Candidates looking for progressive support need to lay out a compelling vision for putting fair-minded constitutionalists on the federal judiciary, including the Supreme Court.

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PFAW Endorses in Virginia

PFAW’s Next Up Victory Fund is helping young, progressive candidates win state and local races in Virginia.

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Confirmed Judges, Confirmed Fears

The disastrous consequences of Trump's judicial appointments are already reverberating throughout our nation, as his judges dismantle the rights and protections that millions rely on.

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Right Wing Watch

Right Wing Watch is a project of People For the American Way dedicated to monitoring and exposing the activities and rhetoric of right-wing activists and organizations. By shedding light on the activities of the Right Wing, we help expose the risks of its extreme and intolerant agenda.

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