Democrats, Abortion And Phony Politics

By Margaret Kimberley, Black Agenda Report. -

Most leftists in this country still remain loyal to the Democratic Party despite decades of deception, overt collusion with ruling class interests, and support of U.S. imperialism. The Democrats [...]

US Eviction Catastrophe And Cynical Democrat Photo Ops

By Max Blumenthal, Moderate Rebels. -

Max Blumenthal discusses his reporting at the US Capitol on the protests demanding an eviction moratorium, the huge impending economic crisis, the opportunism of the Squad, and how Democratic [...]

Black Lives Matter Inland Empire Announces Break WIth BLM Global Network

By Former Inland Empire BLM, Black Agenda Report. -

Recently, a group of BLM chapters known as the BLM 10 has come forward to voice their concerns and opposition to the Global Network. Those concerns, along with the egregious conduct the Global [...]

The Biden Climate Plan, Part One: A Drop In The Ocean

By Jonathan Burleigh, WSWS. -

After years of record-breaking heat waves, extreme weather, rapidly melting ice caps and other stark illustrations of intensifying climate change, the Biden administration is presenting itself as [...]

“The Threat Comes From The Neoliberal Right”

By Ajamu Baraka, Hood Comunist. -

For many of us in the Black Alliance for Peace, for many of us in the Black Left, no fundamental change is going to take place as a result of Biden’s victory. We know that the neo-liberal [...]

You Can’t Shame The Shameless Black Misleadership Class

By Glen Ford, Black Agenda Report. -

The Black Misleadership Class continues its descent into utter political irrelevance, dragging 48 million African Americans ever deeper into the abyss with them. Like a soap opera whose central [...]

Chris Hedges: The Collective Suicide Of The Liberal Class

By Chris Hedges, -

Liberals who express dismay, or more bizarrely a fevered hope, about the corporatists and imperialists selected to fill the positions in the Biden administration are the court jesters of our [...]

Scheer Intelligence: Don’t Believe Anything You Were Told About Populism

By Robert Scheer, -

The word “populism” gets a bad rap these days as corporate media warns of its alleged dangers and President Barack Obama goes so far as to blame Sarah Palin for its recent rise. But, according to [...]

Senate Democrats’ New Climate Report Disappoints

By Marlee Kokotovic, Nation of Change.   -

Senate Democrats released a climate action report earlier this week leaving green groups, environmental activists, and progressive campaigners disappointed. Critics of the report are saying [...]

DNC Featured Native Speakers But Their Issues Remain Under-addressed

By Jen Deerinwater, Truthout. -

The various caucus meeting speakers repeatedly stated that Joe Biden and Kamala Harris will be good for Indian Country. Some Native people are skeptical, though. Harris has a record of going [...]

The Black Caucus And The Dictatorship Of (White) Capital

By Glen Ford, Black Agenda Report. -

What makes the U.S. “chattering classes” so worthless is their refusal to talk about anything except those subjects that are approved for public discourse by the Lords of Capital, as certified by [...]

Beware Of Right Deviations That Have Emerged From The Crisis Of US Imperialism

By Danny Haiphong, Black Agenda Report. -

The events of the last three-plus months have exposed another political trend to be wary of. COVID-19’s devastating impact on the United States coupled with an economic collapse and a mass [...]

The Democratic Party Exists To Co-Opt And Kill Authentic Change

By Caitlin Johnstone, -

The entire role of the Democratic Party is to enthusiastically agree with American support for movements calling for real changes that benefit ordinary people, while making no actual moves to [...]

As Biden Racks Up Delegates The Crisis Among Black Folks And Democrat Party Deepens

By Ajamu Baraka, -

Biden wins key state of Michigan and the Democrat Party establishment can barely contain its joy. I am happy also but for a different reason. No matter what happens with this twisted Democrat [...]

Why Are Democratic Candidates Taking Money From Union-Busting Lawyers?

By Andrea Beaty, -

The Iron Workers Union endorsed Joe Biden last week, citing his dedication to “defend rights and jobs of American workers”, and calling him “a friend to union ironworkers”. The union endorsement [...]