Opinion

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Mexico is our neighbor, not the enemy

We don't need a wall; we need a bridge. We are neighbors, bound together by geography and by history.

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Socialism is a process, a recognition of possibility

Socialism is a process of social transformation which includes the democratizing of society as well as the transformation of the agents of change. 

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Football, race, and American socialism

American football is full of metaphors and paradoxes. The NFL is the most socialistic framework and business model in all of professional sports.

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The Sanders campaign, political revolution, and the 2016 elections

Political boundaries are being eclipsed and thinking reshaped. Seeds of change are being sown and foundations are being laid for deeper-going changes.

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Rebuild America's infrastructure

We didn't need the horrors of children at risk from fouled lead pipes in Flint, Michigan to know that our infrastructure is dangerously decrepit.

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What is socialism? Let’s get specific

Sanders' campaign for president certainly has elevated the discussion on socialism to a national stage. But what does it mean?

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Have you “turned around”? Reflections on my generation’s political evolution

Did I "rapidly burn out?" Did most of my friends in "the movement" follow that course? I rather think not.

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Bernie Sanders should have done better with Clyde Bellecourt’s treaty question

Sanders was asked a very important question looming in the minds of American Indian voters, and could have done much more.

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Shining a light on Scalia and the Supreme Court

It's our turn to lift up our voices, clarify concretely what the stakes are, and what kind of justice fits our times.

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Megan Green: Unbossed and unbought

A quiet storm, which has been brewing here since mid-January, has recently become a political tsunami.

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