Did Trump's top economic advisor endorse a wealth cap?
Trump has tapped Larry Kudlow to head the National Economic Council , and I can't stop thinking about what Kudlow wrote a while back : ...
What do liberals mean by "authoritarian"?
The discourse on authoritarianism has significantly ramped up over the past decade: Though Google trends can be an unreliable guide,...
A few points about that study on so-called "call-out culture"
Conor Friedersdorf, writing for The Atlantic , has called into question what he describes as "the excesses of call-out culture" - ...
A brief note on the Modern Bourgeoisie series
A while back I began a series about Marx's theory of "the bourgeoisie" and the relevance of this nineteenth century concept to...
Centrists are going to learn the wrong lessons from Doug Jones' win
If we are even minimally concerned with social justice and equality, it's pretty simple to make the case that Democrats should fight for...
Trump and the failure of incrementalism
Donald Trump and Congressional Republicans are advancing an epochal tax bill "that could reshape major areas of American life," th...
Most liberals support violent sex offenders
YouGov has conducted some polling on American politicans embroiled in sex scandals, and the results are not particularly flattering for libe...
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