I’ll Tell You Why The 99% Is Not In Revolt

By Cliff Willmeng, Popular Resistance. -

Well-known political commentator and activist Ralph Nader was recently featured in a Truthdig article titled, “Why Aren’t the 99% Revolting?”. The points made in the article sharply illustrate [...]

Democratic Debate Interrupted By Protesters Calling For Firing Of NYPD Officer Who Killed Eric Garner

The opening statements at Wednesday’s Democratic presidential debate in Detroit were interrupted by demonstrators protesting the death of Eric Garner and NYPD officer Daniel Pantaleo, whose [...]

Popular Movements Are The Invisible Hand Of Social Change

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

The political consensus in the United States is changing rapidly. While the corporate media is focused on the Democratic Party presidential debates and Trump's tweets in response, the issues that [...]

‘Business As Usual Is A Death Sentence’: Hundreds Of Youth Activists Sit In At DNC Headquarters To Demand 2020 Debate On Climate Crisis

By Jake Johnson, Commondreams.org -

Hundreds of youth activists held a sit-in at the headquarters of the Democratic National Committee on Tuesday to demand a climate-specific presidential debate that treats the planetary crisis [...]

How Democrats Are Blocking Progressives And What To Do About It

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Clearing the FOG. -

Progressives have been trying in earnest to make the Democratic Party move to the left and adopt their agenda since Senator Bernie Sanders started running for president in 2015. Like the many who [...]

‘Russian Bots’ Meddle In US elections Belonged To Democrat-Linked ‘Experts’

By Staff, RT -

On Thursday, the leaked secret after-action report from “Project Birmingham” was published online, showing that those behind the Alabama campaign knew perfectly well what they were doing and [...]

UAW, Democrats Block Workers Struggle Against GM Shutdowns

By Marcus Day, WSWS -

“We absolutely have to unify to take on GM. In the 1960s, there were hundreds of thousands of GM workers and it’s been dwindling for decades.” “If we are to fight GM, we are going to have to [...]

Midterm Elections: Corporate Democrats Versus The Monster They Empowered

By Glen Ford, Black Agenda Report -

Tuesday’s midterm elections put Democrats back in control of the U.S. House while strengthening the Republican hold on the Senate. The big picture is that, two years after Donald Trump replaced [...]

Primary Results Show Rightward Shift Of Both Republican And Democratic Parties

By Patrick Martin, Wsws.org -

The primary elections held in Michigan, Missouri, Kansas and Washington, along with a special congressional election in Ohio, showed the continued shift to the right by both of the major [...]

Democrat’s Position On North Korea Shows They Are A War Party

By Ajamu Baraka, Counterpunch.org -

If more proof was needed to persuade anyone that the Democrats are indeed a war party, it was provided when Senator Chuck Schumer and other Democrat leaders in the Senate engaged in a cynical [...]

The End Of The First American Republic: The Collapse Of The Democratic Party

By Sam Smith, Prorevnews.blogspot.com -

While the current problems of the Democratic Party began in the Carter era, they escalated with the choice of Bill Clinton as its presidential candidate. He was chosen  by the Democratic [...]

Military-Intelligence Candidates Win Four Democratic Congressional Nominations

By Patrick Martin, WSWS -

On Tuesday, candidates with links to the military or intelligence services won all four of the Democratic primary contests in which they were running. These results mark a significant advance in [...]

How Clintonites Are Manufacturing Faux Progressive Congressional Campaigns

By Eric Draister, Counterpunch -

Jeff Beals, a self-identified “Bernie democrat” whose campaign website homepage describes him as a “local teacher and former U.S. diplomat endorsed by the national organization of former Bernie [...]

Marching For The Democrats: Another Farce On Washington?

By Ajamu Baraka, Dissidentvoice.org -

Liberals and Democrat party connected organizations and networks have been quite adept at getting out in front of movements to pre-empt their radical potential and steer them back into the safe [...]

Gun Debate A Narrow Opportunity For Democrats, A Wide One For The Left

By Bruce A. Dixon, Blackagendareport.com -

Last weekend the March For Our Lives mobilized half a million on the DC mall and a few hundred thousand more combined in dozens of cities across the US. Lyft donated a million free rides to [...]