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David Masciotra

David Masciotra

David Masciotra  is a regular contributor to Salon, and the author of five books, including "Working On a Dream: The Progressive Political Vision of Bruce Springsteen" (Continuum Books, 2010) and the newest, "I Am Somebody: Why Jesse Jackson Matters" (I.B. Tauris, 2020). His website is www.davidmasciotra.com.

Articles by this author

 

GOP Is Launching a Mechanical Attack to Steal the Next Election

With partisan redistricting and voter suppression laws, Republicans are rigging the system to avoid losing power.

David Masciotra ·


Big, Bold, and Visionary Government Can Work—If We Let It

Though the Biden administration has carried forward some of Trump's worst policies, investing in infrastructure breaks with forty years of Reagan-style cuts to public services.

David Masciotra ·


Bill Barr’s Deceitful Distortion of Jesse Jackson

A 1998 statement is twisted to support a scenario of prejudice and hate.

David Masciotra ·


Bruce Springsteen’s Ballad of Brutality, "American Skin"

Twenty years later, on the streets of Minneapolis, the song once again rings true.

David Masciotra ·

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