Opinion

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Trump and the Republican elite: Two sides of a single coin

Trump's toxic stew - demagogic, divisive, brutish, misanthropic, incendiary and violent - struck a nerve among a section of the electorate and frightened others.

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What's a people's agenda for political revolution?

Does it really matter who becomes President of the United States? It sure does!

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Clinton should release transcripts of her Wall St. speeches

All of Clinton's strong progressive positions on a host of issues could be subverted if the country remains on a Wall St.-backed policy that feeds the fires of war.

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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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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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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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Notes on the eve of the New Hampshire primary

If you stretch out your time frame,  the results of Bernie's showing in Iowa are a big quake on the Richter scale of American politics.

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Bernie or bust?

Catchy enough, but what does it mean: two very different interpretations came to my mind.

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Hillary Clinton and the urn of ashes

Historical blindness has been much on display in the run-up to the Iowa and New Hampshire primaries.

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My endorsement of Bernie Sanders

Here are excerpts from a letter by Michael Moore that appeared today. The original letter by Moore is taken from his website.

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