Dean has one enormous blind spot – his assumption that federal deficits are evil and that the answer is to continue to wage vigorously the long war – … Continue reading Bill Black: Howard Dean Wants to Continue Austerity’s Assault on the Working Class
“Hillary Clinton was a key player in the centrist Democratic establishment, which had, over the years, been forged by her husband Bill Clinton,” Sanders writes. “The Clinton approach was to try to … Continue reading The Democratic primary according to Bernie Sanders
There were 25 debates during the presidential primaries and general election and not a single question about the attack on voting rights, even though this was the first presidential election in 50 … Continue reading The Attack on Voting Rights Was the Most Under-Covered Story of 2016
In June 1953, construction workers in East Berlin went on strike to protest a pay cut. Although it was quickly crushed by the Communist government, which called in Soviet tanks to bolster … Continue reading When Liberal Elites Spurn Populism, Trump Happens
In a party with little power and no leader, the populists have the only coherent narrative of how Democrats should adapt to the Trumpocalypse. “In the face of these befuddling facts, the … Continue reading Is Bernie Sanders Now the Leader of the Democratic Party?
Donald Trump is promising the most liberal student loan repayment plan since the inception of the federal financial aid program, in a clear effort to court the millions of Americans struggling with … Continue reading Trump just laid out a pretty radical student debt plan
“Right now in every major poll, national poll and statewide poll done in the last month, six weeks, we are defeating Trump often by big numbers, and always at a larger margin … Continue reading Presidential election: Donald Trump would have lost if Bernie Sanders had been the candidate
Is disrespect to Trump an effective way to gain support for Clinton? Do insults, jokes, and sarcasm make these fine men any better than Trump? Why must they fall to his level? … Continue reading Biden and Kaine take aim at Trump – BBC News