Andrew Yang’s new Forward Party is the latest in a long line of efforts that seek to shake up American politics by leaning into the status quo.
"The proposed $3.5 trillion for the Build Back Better agenda is much, much less money than you think — but don’t expect the corporate media to tell you that."
“The question here is not 'What will it cost if we do this?' What will it cost if we don’t do this?”
It often mystifies observers of U.S. politics how so many Christians could routinely behave according to an agenda of hatred, paranoia, and oppression.
More than 1.2 million Americans are currently displaced from their homes because of climate change impacts—including increasingly severe storms, wildfires, and flooding.
Jeff Bezos wants us to believe that allowing billionaires to wield enormous power makes us all better off. Eugene Debs and the Socialist Party, founded 120 years ago this summer, had a very different vision for society: one of empowered workers and freedom from domination.
The movement itself has mostly disappeared. But 10 years later, its legacy is everywhere.
Whitlock discusses miscalculations in the initial invasion of Afghanistan, the collapse of the Afghan security forces and how U.S. defense contractors have benefited from the last two decades of war.
Members of “The Squad” met with Indigenous leaders in Minnesota to discuss the impacts of Enbridge’s pipeline on the planet, food and water supplies, and treaty rights.
At the dawn of the new millennium, we directed our national resources in the exact wrong direction. But it’s not too late to turn things around.
The past few years in the United States have seen a historic groundswell of labor actions, coinciding with the highest public favorability toward unions in decades.
"You don't get an insurrection on January 6 and all threats of violence go away. In fact, the fear is that future planning will produce other violent acts."
The endpoint of a socialist transition is a world in which individual capacities and powers are liberated entirely from wants, needs, and other political and social constraints. Rather than conceding that the right wing has a monopoly over the notion of individual freedom, we need to reclaim the idea of freedom for socialism itself.
"They lied. They lied repeatedly, year after year, about America’s longest war—the Afghanistan fiasco" - The Nation
Howard Zinn's life was a model for left-wing intellectuals to both produce and take action to transform the world.
Proud Boys & Far-Right Groups Tied to Jan. 6 Attack Reporters & Others at Anti-Mask, Anti-Vax Rally