From Jacobin There was no reason to think that a Biden administration would be to the left of the Obama administration when it comes to foreign policy. Biden comes with a long political career of supporting the wars of the United States and its allies, from … [Read more...] about Joe Biden Is Filling His Cabinet With Pro-War Hawks
From Jacobin Big business, the right wing, and now the courts have rung the bell on what is now the fourth round of the … [Read more...] about Kshama Sawant: Democrats and the Right Are Attacking Me — And Left Movements Everywhere
From Jacobin In less than a year, our government’s criminally negligent response to the COVID-19 pandemic has claimed over a quarter-million lives. And those who seek treatment are not only up against the horrors of a deadly virus — they risk being buried in medical debt … [Read more...] about Canceling Medical Debt Is a Moral Imperative
From CommonDreams After facing widespread backlash over her genial performance during Supreme Court Justice Amy Coney Barrett's confirmation hearings last month, Sen. Dianne Feinstein announced Monday that she will step aside as the top Democrat on the powerful Senate Judiciary Committee, a move progressives welcomed as a "necessary step" toward reforming a … [Read more...] about As Feinstein Steps Down as Top Judiciary Democrat, Sunrise Movement Demands She Go One Step Further: 'Resign'
From CommonDreams Published on Tuesday, November 24, 2020byCommon Dreams'Closest Thing to a Concession' Trump Could Muster, Say Observers as GSA Approves Biden Transition After Weeks of Delay "It should not have taken the ire of Congress and the American public to convince Administrator Murphy to do the right thing."byJake Johnson, staff writer 0 … [Read more...] about 'Closest Thing to a Concession' Trump Could Muster, Say Observers as GSA Approves Biden Transition After Weeks of Delay