Let's keep hope alive this holiday season and into the New Year with the hope and expectation that lasting victories are possible!
In Washington, hostility toward socialism and even socialist orientations remain the order of the day.
"I am looking at my treasured coin and wondering about Volodya."
I have a confession to make. In the series of articles I have supposedly been writing about income inequality, I have really been writing about something else: need.
Vito Marcantonio (1902-1954) was a fourteen-term Congressman from East Harlem.
Seventy-three percent of polled Americans believe corruption in government is widespread; but there is a more subtle form of corruption, even less transparent.
An immediate challenge for anybody who cares about the future of our democracy is the elections this fall: Whichever side wins will have a leg up on the 2016 presidential race.
All labor activists and progressive people should watch and circulate this remarkable speech by the Rev. William Barber, president of the North Carolina NAACP.
Blocking the right-wing Republican power grab is the number one priority of all progressives in the Nov. 4, 2014 elections.
What happened with Southern Baptists and like-minded fundamentalists has occurred on a larger scale with American politics.