Senator Maggie Hassan made clear why she now supports modifying the filibuster. And she necessarily scorched those who forced her hands.
We once celebrated those who pushed back against greed, from Dickens’ Christmas Carol to the Grinch: we must condemn greed and again celebrate community, love & selflessness
If Congress wants democracy to survive, it must both roll back Citizens United & regulate Big Tech, forbidding them from allowing foreign governments to pretend to be Americans on social media
Neoliberalism is a wounded, dying animal. America is returning to populism, whether our politicians want it or not: the big question is will it be progressive or fascist populism?
There is no country in the world or time in history when racism as a political strategy has ended well for a nation – If the GOP fails to purge itself of its racist politicians our future is grim
Billionaires & their companies now own politicians — and the Supreme Court set it all up with their poisonous Citizens United decision
Billionaires & racists who killed the GOP are now turning it into an anti-American insurgency, along the lines of the Confederacy
America has been preaching democracy all over the world for more than two centuries. Isn’t it time we tried it here at home – end the filibuster & let the chips (and the voters) fall where they may?
Get ready for the Supreme Court & a handful of GOPers to put Trump, DeSantis, Scott, Cotton or Hawley into the White House regardless of the 2024 election outcome – unless they are stopped now
As Troubling as the Afghanistan chaos is, we must not lose focus on saving democracy in the US and progressive legislation.