Miles Mogulescu

Miles Mogulescu

Miles Mogulescu is an entertainment attorney/business affairs executive, producer, political activist and writer.

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Democrats and progressives must use every tool at their disposal to prevent the confirmation of Justice Ginsburg’s successor before the next President is inaugurated. (Photo: Gary Hershorn/Getty Images) Views
Tuesday, September 22, 2020
Warning: GOP Can Appoint a Supreme Court Justice in Time to Confirm Trump's Second Term
The 2020 election could be a repeat of Bush v. Gore on steroids, with the U.S. Supreme Court deciding whether Trump or Biden will be President for the next four years. And if Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell succeeds in confirming a replacement for Ruth Bader Ginsburg by the middle...
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Former advisor to U.S. President Donald Trump, Roger Stone, leaves the E. Barrett Prettyman United States Courthouse after being found guilty of obstructing a congressional investigation into Russia’s interference in the 2016 election on November 15, 2019 in Washington, D.C. (Photo: Win McNamee/Getty Images) Views
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
Roger Stone Coaches Trump on How to Stage an Election Coup
Roger Stone, long-time Rasputin-like political advisor and confidant to Donald Trump, should be in federal prison right now. Stone was convicted and sentenced for seven federal felonies, based, among other things, on his lying to Congress regarding his communications with Wikileaks about...
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"I believe those on the activist and antiracist left must unite with all who are willing to fight Trump—whether they’re liberals, moderates, or even anti-Trump conservatives—to defeat Trump in November," writes Mogulescu. (Photo: Ira L. Black/Corbis via Getty Images) Views
Tuesday, September 01, 2020
A United Front Is the Right Strategy to Defeat Authoritarianism
My political views have pretty much been aligned with those of the activist left for my entire life. I supported Bernie Sanders to be the Democratic Party nominee for president in 2016, and Elizabeth Warren and then Bernie in 2020. I’ve been fighting white supremacy since I was twelve. But I...
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Sunday, August 02, 2020
Follow John Lewis: Don't Let Trump Provoke Violence
John Lewis, the Georgia Congressman who led the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) and was one of the "Big Six" civil rights leaders who organized the 1963 March on Washington, is being remembered as one of our greatest American heroes, in large part because he was willing to risk his...
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Whitehall Street, Atlanta Georgia, 1864. (Photo: Wikimedia Commons/cc) Views
Tuesday, June 09, 2020
Neoliberal Capitalism Depends on White Supremacy
Billionaires like Mark Zuckerberg, Jeff Bezos, and Jamie Dimon may personally associate with individual African Americans, Latinos and other minorities. They might even employ them. They might even attend dinner parties with them, and, one-on-one, display few outward manifestations of overt racism...
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Right now, working people in the United States face the agonizing choice of going to jobs, if they still have jobs, or becoming destitute. (Photo: James Barragan / Facebook / cc) Views
Monday, April 20, 2020
Trump's Reelection Strategy: Pit Workers Against Democrats
The politics of the pandemic is about to get nasty and divisive. And Trump thrives on the politics of nastiness and division. Chants of “lock her up” will likely be replaced by chants of “open it up.” And unless Democrats develop a clear counterstrategy, this strategy - egged on by rightwing media...
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With an impending shortage of tens of thousands of life-saving ventilators, testing kits, protective equipment for health care workers, and other critical medical supplies, putting the Defense Production Act into effect would enable the Federal government to order American companies to convert to mass producing and distributing this equipment on an emergency basis. (Photo: Wikimedia Commons) Views
Friday, March 20, 2020
What Is Trump Waiting For? Companies Must Be Ordered To Make Medical Supplies—Right Now
Within two weeks after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, American auto factories were already converting to make tanks instead of cars . The government needs to treat the Covid-19 pandemic like a war—except the enemy is an invisible virus rather than a foreign power. No, President Trump, the...
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Global financial markets have lost nearly $10 trillion in wealth. Views
Tuesday, March 10, 2020
The Coronavirus Is A Wake-Up Call For Climate Change
In the short time since the COVID-19 virus was discovered and made public in Wuhan, a city of 11 million in central China, this new strain of coronavirus - a family of pathogens that includes the common cold, as well as more deadly strains like SARS and MERS - has caused a global public health,...
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If Democrats want to block the existential threat of a second Trump term, they need to find out as soon as possible during the primary season whether Biden has what it takes to stand up to Trump. (Photo: Screenshot) Views
Thursday, January 30, 2020
Democrats Should Want Joe Biden To Testify
Joe Biden’s strongest argument to be the Democratic Presidential nominee is that he has the best chance of defeating Donald Trump. There’s a clear way to test this. Democrats should accept the challenge being floated by some Republicans to trade witness testimony by John Bolton and Mick Mulvaney...
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Wake up, Democrats. Stop expecting help from Bolton and his neocon kin, whom the “liberal” media like MSNBC and The Washington Post have been offering a platform. (Photo: Stephanie Keith/Getty Images) Views
Wednesday, January 08, 2020
Wake Up, Democrats. Bomb-‘Em-All Bolton Won’t Help Impeachment
Democrats seem thrilled that John Bolton—a leading neoconservative, an advocate of bombing Iran and North Korea, and, briefly, Trump’s National Security advisor – has said he would testify at Senate impeachment hearings, if subpoenaed. They seem to hope Bolton will be another John Dean, who, during...
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