AFTER DECADES OF HEARING THE 'BLACK VICTIM NARRATIVE OF: WHITE WOMEN Clutching Their Purses Upon Seeing Black Males Walking Toward Them WHITE PEOPLE Crossing The Street As Blacks Approach Them WHITE STORE CLERKS Walking Behind BlackShow More Summary
KURT SCHLICHTER: And Now The Left’s War On Normal Americans Truly Begins. Related: Progressives Destroyed Normalcy And Now They’re Shocked Trump Isn’t Normal. Choose the form of your Destructor. But I disagree with the thesis of this piece that people on the right should embrace civility and normalcy. Civility and normalcy are privileges that require […]
President Barack Obama spent a considerable amount of time praising LGBT activists during the last press conference of his presidency. Obama reflected on the progress lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people have made over theShow More Summary
In his final press conference, the commander-in-chief reasserted his faith in progress and the American project.
By Anne Dachel At the beginning of my book, The Big Autism, How and Why the Media is Lying to the American Public, I included these two quotes: “If you want to sell a lie, get the press to sell...
MARC LAMONT HILL IS AN EDUCATED IGNORANT FOOL AND A FRAUDULENT DIVERSIONARY NARRATOR
By Sandra Waddock, Galligan Chair of Strategy and Carroll School Scholar of Corporate Responsibility, Boston College. Things are not looking good for American progressives. President-elect Donald Trump is poised to put in place many regressive policies in his quest to “make America great again”...
From Des Moines, Iowa, to Warren, Michigan, to New York City and Hollywood, tens of thousands of Americans rallied to save Obamacare—and to save each others lives. Here's Carl, from Michigan: "I’m here to support the progressive movement. Show More Summary
The Center for American Progress lays out all the ways Exxon could benefit from the Trump administration's pro-oil plans. Video provided by Newsy
Who really won the 2016 election? If you ask the Center for American Progress, the answer is Exxon Mobil. The progressive think tank released a report showing just how profitable the Donald Trump administration could be for the oil giant -- and suggests that the new administration may earn Exxon at least $1 trillion. Show More Summary
You don't need me to remind you of the bitter irony. Today we mark the life and work of Martin Luther King Jr. At the end of the week we say goodbye to the first African American president and watch him be replaced with the most avowedly...Show More Summary
And for good reason. It has morphed into what is expected to be one of the largest demonstrations in American history – a boisterous march about a smorgasbord of progressive issues, and an extraordinary display of dissent on a president’s first day in office peppered with knit pink hats. Before the bunting and barriers are [...]
Klinsmann believes he left successor Bruce Arena in a position to make the Americans even better.
Jurgen Klinsmann is proud of his half-decade in charge of the U.S. national team, and he believes he left successor Bruce Arena in a position to make the Americans even better
As Donald Trump takes the oath of office on January 20, progressives will not be accepting this new administration with open arms. Americans from across the nation will be coming to Washington D.C. to resist the spread of hate, racism, sexism, … GO ? The post Progressive Power: Rally And Organize Over Inauguration Weekend appeared first on Pushback.
Dear Melania, You don’t know me, but I’ve had a chance to get to know you through research and observation. As an American who believes in grassroots progressive ideals who feels utterly betrayed by outgoing President Barack Obama, I’d like to impart a bit of advice. Show More Summary
Political philosopher Noam Chomsky issued a call for progressive voices to energetically defend the rights and opportunities central to U.S. democracy, arguing Donald Trump conned Americans into supporting him by effectively articulating their concerns and feelings. “He’s kind of a con man,”...
It was just 24 hours ago that New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker showed himself to be a progressive hero with his testimony against Sen. Jeff Sessions, President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee for attorney general. Don’t get too excited, people. Booker...Show More Summary
Executive summary A founding ideal of American democracy is that merit, not accident of birth, should determine individuals’ income and social status.
Click here for reuse options! Families with money are getting progressively richer, simply for being rich in the first place. This piece was originally published at the Institute for New Economic Thinking website. It’s the American dream. Show More Summary