‘A Tragic Illusion’: Did the Atom Bomb Make the United Nations Obsolete Three Weeks After its Birth?
The failures of the atomic age were clear from the very start—as w. And the burden remains.
American Legislative Exchange Council Backs Trump on Confederate Monuments, Policing
ALEC’s decision to align itself with a racist and divisive president marks a dramatic return to the organization’s earlier support for racist policies, and comes at a time when 90 percent of Black Americans disapprove of Trump’s response to the murder of George Floyd.
The Best VP Choice for Biden When It Comes to Fighting for Black Lives Isn’t Black—It’s Elizabeth Warren
If Democrats’ response to the reckoning against systemic racism is simply to nominate a black woman for vice president, no matter her politics, they will affirm the skepticism of young and progressive voters and rob this country of another opportunity to enact the sweeping changes we need.
Donald J. Trump as Osama bin Laden’s Revenge
Murderous forever wars and a pandemic and president from hell.
If You Can’t Stop People From Voting, Just Help Them Die?
There’s seems to be no other good explanation for how the Republican Party views voting in the midst of a deadly pandemic.
With Unemployment at Historic Heights, Congress Must Extend $600 Lifeline to Workers
The millions who will remain jobless after the extra $600 is cut off will have no choice but to drastically cut their spending, causing a sharp decline in their living standards, an increase in poverty, and completely unnecessary suffering.
‘Not Him… Us’: On the Ultimate Meaning of the Bernie Sanders Campaign
While Sanders continues to be the preeminent and most effective progressive voice in the country, the future—now that his presidential hopes are over—is truly up to us.
‘Cancel Culture’ Cannot Erase a Strong Argument
I’m not concerned about myself but about the progressive community’s capacity for critical thinking and respectful debate.
We’re So Certain of Our Colonialist Selves That We’re Destroying Our Own Planet
The global movement to end racism must turn its attention to the world’s most vulnerable cultures—the indigenous people of Planet Earth—who are still enduring the forces of colonial genocide.
Bernie Sanders Is Right, Now Is the Time for Free College
With youth unemployment and student debt skyrocketing, young people need free higher education.
Cut the Pentagon 10 Percent, Invest in Public Health
Tanks and ships can’t save us from our greatest dangers, so let’s pay for the things that can.
Despite Trump Reversal on Visas, Struggles of International Students Haven’t Ended
If the violence or discrimination doesn’t seem as spectacular as the recent ICE directive to the U.S. liberal taste, it too often gets normalized and remains ignored.
All copyrights for this article are reserved to this source