Progressive Populism: A Different Kind of Political Beauty

Jim Hightower

While most of today’s mainline political analysts focus solely on “candidate politics,” citizens who want real progress must focus on progressive populism. What lessons can we progressives take from our ballot box wins last year … Read moreProgressive Populism: A Different Kind of Political Beauty

After Xmas Gift Wish List

Will Durst

It’s the one year-ending list worth waiting for: Will Durst’s After Xmas Gift Wish List! Way past time to congratulate the baby Jesus on the anniversary of his birth, but especially for blessedly ending all … Read moreAfter Xmas Gift Wish List

Post Office Privatization Is Not an Option

Jim Hightower

The forces of privatization would like you to believe the Postal Service is broke — it’s not. Unable to find a fatal flaw in our far-flung public mail delivery network, the anti-Postal Service forces manufactured … Read morePost Office Privatization Is Not an Option

Hugging Despots

Will Durst

Trump’s love of tyrants and despots is tremendous. For some unfathomable reason Donald Trump has worked himself into one heavy-duty lather over dictators. Strongmen. Warlords. Kingpins. His love of tyrants is tremendous. It is amazing. … Read moreHugging Despots

Kavanaugh Huffs and Puffs His Way to the Supreme Court

Will Durst

Here are some of the high points to the lowlights of his journey to the Supreme Court. Brett Kavanaugh’s pathway to the Supreme Court has been more circuitous than a drunken snake’s slide down a … Read moreKavanaugh Huffs and Puffs His Way to the Supreme Court