American Left

A specter is haunting America ― the specter of video games, porn and some really snarky comments.
President Donald Trump has twice tried to institute a travel ban on all refugees from six or seven Muslim-majority countries
Perhaps the best way forward in dealing with President Trump's idiosyncrasies starts with a deep soul-searching. The left
We need to read together, learn together, be in the streets together and stand up to this assault together.
We need an active, independent left willing to challenge the push for smaller government. A well-managed government can revitalize the economy even as it makes our world a better place to live. Many Americans seem to understand that instinctively. Where, then, is the movement that will make that argument?
Some Syrian activists question how committed the Kurds are to toppling the Syrian dictator. The Kurds, for their part, distrust Turkey, which supports the Syrian opposition. These debates and dynamics are mostly unknown to American progressives.
It has been clear for the past century what being a progressive means, yet this past year there have been significant attempts to redefine the meaning, for the sake of money on the one hand and hatred on the other.
Betty was life-long friends with Janet Rosenberg Jagan who became Guyana's president. Betty lived, breathed, and funded social