Danger from the Trump administration has reached a turning point, argues Max Elbaum in his latest "This is Not a Drill" dispatch.
By Max Elbaum Donald Trump tweets so many outrageous things and tells so many lies, it’s easy for any particular statement to get buried in the shitstorm. But a presidential call to “liberate” states led by elected officials of the opposition party while Trump supporters carry guns into their state capitols shouldn’t be one of […]
In the 9th installment of his election column, Max Elbaum argues that the struggle for racial equality, with voting rights at the center, is key to expand the scope of democracy for all, to the special benefit of workers and society's most vulnerable members.
Can The People's Bailout build on the momentum of efforts like the Women's March? Max Elbaum argues it holds the potential to serve as a bridge between survival and transformative change.
Max Elbaum argues that as we confront COVID-19, there's no going back to normal. The choice before us is Trumpism entrenched or starting down a new path.
Even if Joe Biden wins the nomination, neoliberalism is dead. Let's be the whirlwind that upends it and inaugurates a cycle of progressive change.
These three numbers aren't get as much press as they should be.
White male billionaires are trying - with varrying success - to control both parties and our entire political discourse. This dangerous spectacle raises the stakes for movements for social justice in 2020.
Trump takes the gloves off following his aquital in the Senate, while Bernie takes the lead for the Democratic nomination. There's still a long road ahead.
Progressives will only become a hegemonic force if they join a broad majoritarian coalition to defeat Trump and become a leading force in politics over the next two presidential cycles.