progressives

Views My Own

Democrats Could Seize Power, but Do They Want To?

Calls to impeach Brett Kavanaugh and pack the Supreme Court show how wide the gulf is between Democratic politicians and their supporters.
Harry Cheadle
10.9.18
socialism

Socialism Is Incredibly Popular but Does Anyone Know What 'Socialism' Is?

We asked a bunch of socialists what their vision of America would look like.
Geoff Dembicki
10.4.18
politics

Democrats Are Getting Ever So Slowly Nudged to the Left

New York's big primary night shows how progressives are gaining ground even when they're not winning the big races.
John Surico
9.14.18
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
9.5.18
politics

Time Is Running Out, So Why Aren't Democrats Yelling About Climate Change?

The party has shifted to the left and is proposing bold new solutions on a range of issues—but its leading figures aren't talking much about the most existential threat to our future.
Zeeshan Aleem
8.29.18
politics

The Chapo Trap House Guys Think the Problem Isn't Russia, It's Republicans

The podcast hosts have a new book, and they don't have many nice things to say about Democrats either.
Justin Caffier
8.17.18
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
Q&A

This Liberal Is Trying to Unseat a 'Tepid' Democrat from the Senate

Kevin de León is challenging Dianne Feinstein in California, saying she isn't doing enough to resist Trump.
Rick Paulas
7.25.18
politics

Leftists Explain Why They Love Cynthia Nixon

"It's refreshing to be pandered to."
Eve Peyser
7.18.18
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
7.6.18
Views My Own

The More People Vote, the More Progressives Win

No wonder Republicans are so desperate to depress turnout.
Sean McElwee
Colin McAuliffe
7.2.18