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Assange’s Extradition Case: Critical Moment for the Anti-War Movement

The US government’s extradition and prosecution of Julian Assange is a critical moment for press freedom, but also for the anti-war movement

Nozomi Hayase ·

After a String of Antisemitic Attacks, a Choice Confronts all Jews

A surge of antisemitism has left us wondering where we can turn, to induce the feeling that rather than exercising solidarity, we should turn inward.

Sarah Jaffe ·

Propaganda and the Defeat of Jeremy Corbyn

If Americans are going to make connections with the British elections they must talk about the assault on democracy from the billionaires and their willing minions. 

Margaret Kimberley ·

The UK's Electoral System Failed

First-past-the-post voting has been praised for promoting political stability, but it comes at the price of a government in which a minority can ride roughshod over the interests and preferences of more than half of the population.

Jeffrey D. Sachs ·

Corporate Media Find All the Wrong Lessons for US Left in Corbyn's Defeat

While there certainly are many things that progressives can learn from Labour's defeat, the herd of independent minds in the corporate press can see only one lesson: don't go left.

Alan MacLeod ·

"Let's Nip This Sh*t in the Bud": Cynical Accusations of Anti-Semitism Against Bernie Sanders Draw Fire From Progressives

"Bernie Sanders' willingness to criticize Israel, his support for Palestinian rights—these are not anti-Semitic."

Eoin Higgins ·

Even in Defeat, Labour Mobilized the New Working Class

The U.K. election demonstrated the urgent need for grassroots organizing.

Sarah Jaffe ·

Don't Let the Smears That Sank Corbyn Tank Bernie Sanders

"Labour’s worst performance since 1983 carries an important lesson for the grassroots left-wing campaign in the United States to elect Bernie Sanders as president: You must defeat false anti-Semitism smears at all costs."

Asa Winstanley ·

Biden Parrots 'Profoundly Silly' Narrative That Lesson From UK Elections Is Democrats Should Not Go 'So, So Far Left'

"Don't let neoliberals use Jeremy Corbyn's defeat as an attack on Bernie Sanders," warned one progressive commentator.

Jake Johnson ·

UK Election Shows Progressive Must Have More Than Great Policies, They Need to Win

There is no way to spin the results of this election as anything other than disastrous. So what should be done?

Peter Bloom ·

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