Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

The Right-Wing Media Can't Quit Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

I spent 24 hours reading every attack on the lefty congresswoman I could find.
Eve Peyser
climate change

The Left Thinks a 'Green New Deal' Could Save Earth and Destroy the GOP

A far-reaching new policy aims to reduce emissions, give everyone jobs, and convince rural voters to side with the Democrats, all at the same time.
Geoff Dembicki

Bernie Sanders Is Almost Definitely Running for President

He hasn't announced his candidacy yet, but the writing's on the wall.
Harry Cheadle

We Asked Beto's Biggest Fans Why They Love Him So Much

Beto O'Rourke couldn't beat Ted Cruz in Texas, but that hasn't made people believe in him any less.
Alex Norcia
Views My Own

Democrats Still Don't Seem to Know What Winning Looks Like

If they are prepared to be anything more than the opposition party, they sure aren't acting like it.
Harry Cheadle
2018 election

Beto O'Rourke Lost, but Betomania Is Stronger Than Ever

His strong showing in the Senate contest against Ted Cruz has Texas Democrats hopeful for the first time in a long time.
Julissa Treviño
Views My Own

Uninformed Young People Should Still Vote

Younger voters tend to worry they don't know enough to cast a ballot—but you almost certainly know more than some of the ignorant older voters out there.
Harry Cheadle
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

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

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
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

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