Progressives always wanted a single-payer system & knew that President Obama wanted one too. We continued to push him but ultimately continued relatively criticism-less tolerance.
When it comes to politics, it’s all about the narrative. Unfortunately, we often fall victim to several forms of narrative that put us in a mode where we begin to exist in an alternate reality. The culprit: coerced narratives The Trump administration wants to oust Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro. Trump wants a clean break and the ascension of a new president who represents […]
The Venezuela story serves two purposes that feed off of each other. Millennials and other Americans are realizing that the current economy is extractive on most.
Progressives are scared to call out Capitalism by name just like they stare into the lights when the GOP calls them Socialists.
Progressives must disregard all calls to move to the center. The status quo is not sustainable and will continue to screw the poor and the middle-class. The traditional mainstream media are giving Republicans a lot of airtime and print space. They are using that windfall to inflict an unwarranted fear into many Democrats advising them […]
There are many external forces already poised to create chaos in the Democratic Party by pitting different factions against each other. We do not need to help them further.
Many think that when anyone criticizes the super rich—specifically the multimillionaires and the billionaires—that it stems from nothing more than wealth envy. While that may be true for a few who themselves were unable to attain that feat, for most it is about equity and fairness. Most remember the speech about greed given by Michael Douglas’ character […]
We must allow neither Democrats nor Republicans to tell us we cannot afford Medicare for All. A betrayal of the poor and middle-class should come at a cost.
Being president to a billionaire has to be a crummy job. Having substantial control is easier. When their fortunes are at risk, any one of then is willing.
Ocasio-Cortez is a leader in the largest potential voting block in the country, the Millennials. They are living the realities she articulates.