Newsletter – The Consent Of The Governed

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese. Governments function because of the consent of the governed. When a government does not serve the needs or interests of the people, it loses its legitimacy [...]

Long Death March Of Dismal Dollar Democrats

By Paul Street, -

By Paul Street for CounterPunch. The bigger if related problem is the long rightward, neoliberal drift of the Democratic Party further away from any last commitments to social justice, [...]

US Democracy Crisis Grows Deeper

By Walter Dean Burnham, Thomas Ferguson, -

2014 was fundamentally a democratic debacle. It likely heralds a new stage in the disintegration of the American political order. Our cautious guess is that turnout in this year’s Congressional [...]

Popular Resistance Newsletter – Real Democracy Coming to the USA!

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, -

It is time to tap into the United States’ revolutionary roots and in the spirit of the Declaration of Independence instigate a second American Revolution against oligarchic rule.” The Rolling [...]

The Illegitimacy of the U.S. Government

By Dennis Trainor Jr, -

In this episode clip (watch the full show here) Shahid Buttar outlines why he thinks the biggest enemy to the U.S. Constitution is a domestic enemy. Also, Kevin Zeese makes the point that the [...]

Illegitimate Government: Corporate Lawyers Now In Charge At FCC

By Lee Fang, -

The open Internet may soon become a thing of the past. Earlier this week, the Wall Street Journal dropped something of a bombshell with leaked news that the Federal Communications Commission [...]