"We are barely a decade from the greatest fiasco of financial over-leveraging in history, and we are already unlearning its most obvious lessons."
The time is ripe for Democrats to step into this void of presidential and Congressional action and take charge.
"A disappointing number of Democrats have buried their heads in the sand and helped Trump and Mitch McConnell to pack the courts with judges representing the far-right fringe of the country."
Representative Omar has only held office for two months and not only faces attacks from within her own party, but also what amounts to a campaign of incitement launched by the right.
Whether Biden can win the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination will largely depend on how many voters don’t know much about his actual record.
“HR 1 restores the people’s faith that government works for the public interest, the people’s interest, not the special interest.”
"Now we need to push lawmakers extra hard to support the new legislation before the lobbyists get to them."
We must confront those corporate media forces while vastly strengthening independent progressive media work of all kinds.
We only elect twosomes to the White House. Why not learn sooner, not later, what that combo would look like? Frankly, I don’t see much downside – and distinct benefits.