Opinion

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-sanders520x260.jpg

The Bernie movement moves on

Sanders supporters are faced with a dilemma. Having had a chance to support an avowed socialist, it's not going to be easy for many to switch gears. 

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-corey520.jpg

Corey Stewart, Trump’s man in Virginia, promises hell for undocumented immigrants

The xenophobic bloviator has already done some damage in Prince William County. Now he wants to be governor.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-dojnaldclinton530x300.jpg

Clinton and Trump point America in two very different directions

This election is less a choice about personality than about direction, less about individuals than about movements.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-86ebd0a2-62ff-4273-a928-86fe3114b87a.png

Is punishing Hillary worth a potential Trump presidency?

Think the pain of a Trump presidency might be worth it in order to inflict a little punishment on Hillary? Not everyone can afford such arguments.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-c9877728-6fbf-4438-b9f8-13c77f9240bd.jpg

Trump is not the champion of blue-collar workers

Trump is a man who consistently puts his profits over the prosperity of the people - imagine the kind of short-sighted policies he'll push for as president.

 

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-changeweneed520.jpg

Don’t panic yet: 2016 Democratic primary resembles 2008

In May 2008, 60 percent of Clinton supporters were willing to vote for Obama. This year, 72 percent of Sanders' voters say they'll back Clinton against Trump.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-sanderswebbpiece520x300.jpg

Should Sanders take it all the way to the convention?

Hillary, if she is smart, will tip her hat and extend a hand to Bernie long before they meet in Philadelphia. 

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-anchoronline520.jpg

The electoral college, the two-party trap, and the presidential election

It will soon be time to face the reality of the two-party system; either the Republicans or the Democrats will win the presidency.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-interstatecollapse520.jpg

America must renew its infrastructure or face decline

Politics as usual won't change things. It will take a wave election, a sweeping rebuke to the obstructionist Republican Congress, for anything to happen.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-TrumpHoustonAP520x293.jpg

Left Strategy 2016: A narrow defeat of Trump's racism is not enough

The perilous consequences of a Trump presidency should be a wake-up call for the left. The possibility of dealing the racist right a major blow should energize and excite us.

1 2 3 4 527