Wednesday, July 19, 2017
Liberalism and the politics of passive-aggression
The Dirtbag Left's origin myth typically credits the term to columnist Amber A'Lee Frost - but like most origin myths, this simplifi...
Thursday, July 13, 2017
Two points about that Jacobin climate change piece
Daniel Aldana Cohen, writing for Jacobin , is critical of The Uninhabitable Earth - a new piece on potential climate change outcomes by Dav...
Wednesday, July 5, 2017
What replaces discourse
I don’t think anybody has any idea about what replaces rights and discourse. Using “liberal” as a slur without showing your work and propos...
Saturday, July 1, 2017
Why is CAP pushing a center-right healthcare bill when it knows it's going to lose?
There are all kinds of subtle and complex problems with the Market Stability and Premium Reduction Act - the Center for American Progress&...
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Trump is not going to abandon NATO
Abandoning NATO "would reverse decades of bipartisan American leadership and send a dangerous signal to friend and foe alike" - a...
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Capitalism protects bigots
Two weeks ago, talk show host Bill Maher used a racial slur on the air. This week, Nation columnist Joan Walsh declared that Palestinians ar...
Friday, June 9, 2017
The powerful aren't going to learn any lessons from Corbyn
Against incredible odds and pundit expectations, Jeremy Corbyn has won one of the most stunning victories in British electoral history. He w...
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