Issues / Democracy & Governance
Why are voters here and in the UK abandoning "reality-based" politics? Because the elites who proclaim them abandoned the voters.
By waving the centrist flag, politicians make activism seem extremist, radical, and unrealistic.
The 2016 vote may have been a disappointment to Spain's insurgent progressives. But they've proven they're here to stay.
House Democrats are legitimizing error-prone, Islamophobic terrorist "watch lists" as the basis for gun control. That won't make anyone safer.
Far-right nationalists and neoliberal capitalists will survive the demise of institutions like the EU. What about the rest of us?
While Muslims knelt in prayer for Orlando, Trump was urging his followers to reach for their guns.
A megadonor to Hillary Clinton’s campaigns was granted a seat on a sensitive national-security advisory board by her State Department.
Usually it just stovepipes influence from Wall Street to the government.
Maybe we'll never see America's torturers behind bars. They should still have to tell the truth about what they did.
It starts with a homophobic psychopath and extends to corporations and states.