Skip to main content

Sign up for our newsletter.

Quality journalism. Progressive values. Direct to your inbox.

Sunrise Endorses Cisneros Over Corporate-Backed Cuellar in Texas Democratic Primary Fight

"She understands the crises we face, and she is ready to take power from corporate Democrats like Cuellar and give it back to her community."

Andrea Germanos ·


'We're Going to Beat Rand Paul': Charles Booker Files for US Senate Run in Kentucky

"This is for all of us," he said. "This is about the people of Kentucky, this is about the challenges that we are facing, that we are sick of being ignored and abandoned and left behind."

Jessica Corbett ·


Corporate Democratic So-Called "Centrists" Lost These Races, But They'll Never Admit It

Instead of representing a party that had scored some wins for working people, Democratic candidates ran as members of a party that had squabbled for ten months and accomplished little while controlling all three branches of the federal government.

Richard Eskow ·


A Message to Democrats Ahead of 2022: Make Corporations Your Enemies

America is in a populist moment. If Democrats won’t harness that then the right-wing will, substituting their bigoted fantasies for the actual forces which make life worse for Americans.

Jeff Hauser ·


Expand Medicare or Say Hello Again to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell

It is impossible to overstate how popular an expansion is across party lines and ideology. The only real opponents are Big Pharma and the for-profit insurance industry.

Deborah Burger ·


Means Testing Is Inhumane, Divisive, and Very Bad Politics

People like David Shor are not "telling Democrats what they don't want to hear." The claims of so-called "centrists" are music to the ears of corporate Democrats who will lead the nation right back to Trump.

Richard Eskow ·


The Entire United States Is Now the Reichstag Building

The Republicans smell blood in the water. Is it possible to overstate how dangerous this situation has become?

Adolph Reed Jr. ·


Cisneros Slams Cuellar for Being Only House Democrat to Vote Against Abortion Rights

"Once again Henry Cuellar refused to stand up for South Texans' reproductive freedom."

Jake Johnson ·


With Texas at Center of Abortion Fight, NARAL Backs Cisneros Over Cuellar for 2022

"Jessica Cisneros will take bold action to fight back against unyielding attacks from anti-choice politicians in Texas and across the country."

Jessica Corbett ·


In 18 Months, Republicans Are Very Likely to Control Congress. Being in Denial Makes It Worse.

The GOP have been methodically doing all they can to asphyxiate democracy. And they can do a lot more before the 2022 midterms.

Norman Solomon ·

Subscribe to Election 2022
Common Dreams Logo