progressives

Views My Own

All the Good Democrats Can Do If They Stop Voting for Old White People

The party's establishment looks clueless and doomed. That might not be a bad thing.
Matt Taylor
9.6.18
Views My Own

Bernie's 'Medicare for All' Might Cost $32.6 Trillion and That's Fine

An analysis that emphasized the hefty price tag also revealed how it would cut healthcare costs while providing insurance to millions.
Harry Cheadle
7.30.18
Views My Own

Owning People Online Really Is the Left's Path to Victory

Progressive candidates need to meet their people where they live: on the web.
K.T. Nelson
7.18.18
politics

By Attacking Ocasio-Cortez, the Right Is Accidentally Selling Socialism

She's rubber, they're glue.
Eve Peyser
7.7.18
Views My Own

The More People Vote, the More Progressives Win

No wonder Republicans are so desperate to depress turnout.
Sean McElwee
Colin McAuliffe
7.3.18
protest

Inside the Portland Occupy ICE Camp and Its Battle with the Feds

On Thursday, the Department of Homeland Security moved to open the ICE facility for the first time in over a week. But the occupiers remain in place.
Donovan Farley
7.2.18
protest

The Activist Left Doesn't Give a Shit About Your Calls for Civility

Get ready for a summer of rage.
Harry Cheadle
6.26.18
Views My Own

The Democrat Who Compared Trump to Osama bin Laden Is an Amazing Dummy

Dan Helmer may not win his primary, but he's left behind an impressive legacy of crappy ads.
Harry Cheadle
6.1.18
politics

I Played an Anti-Socialist Board Game with Real Socialists and They Loved It

These DSA members were down with an expansion that puts the state back in Monopoly.
Justin Caffier
5.2.18
economics

The Radical Left-Wing Theory That the Government Has Unlimited Money

Everyone knows governments need to tax before they can spend. What Modern Monetary Theory presupposes is, maybe they don't.
Tom Streithorst
2.28.18
Views My Own

Democrats Should Run on Gun Control All Over the Country

Common-sense reform wouldn't just be effective, it's more popular than many candidates realize.
Sean McElwee
2.16.18
House Party

Here Are the Democratic Primaries You Should Be Watching This Year

If progressives want to take over the Democratic Party, here's where they should start.
Robert Wheel
1.29.18