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John Atcheson


The Neoliberal Assault on Warren's Plan to Pay for Medicare for All

Well, that was quick—and predictable.

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Politics as a Food Fight: The Media Is Feeding the Political Divide

False “balance” which infects the entire mainstream media, making it puke out nonsense as if it were news.

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The Revolution Is Here: Democrats Ignore It at Their Peril

With the majority of people holding progressive views, the way to get no-shows to show is not to back centrist policies, it’s to run on values that favor the people, and that are supported by the majority of Americans. 

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Centrists—Or Neoliberals–Control the Party and the Media and They're Risking Losing to Trump Again in 2020

We either ignite a revolution built around values, and take back the country from the neoliberal centrists, or we risk another Trump victory.

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Reminder: Trump Didn't Win, Democrats Lost

And if the party nominates another centrist candidate, they will likely lose again.

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A Trump Impeachment Inquiry Isn't Keeping Congress From 'Getting Things Done'—Mitch McConnell Is.

As long as people keep voting for anti-government candidates they will elect people who are not interested in—or even knowledgeable about—governing. And that means things the people want, won’t get done.

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When the Fringe Is Mainstream and the Mainstream Is Fringe: On Orwell and US Oligarchy

The Democratic Party and the mainstream press are doing their best to make all records tell the same tale, and they’re doing it as part of a systematic coup by the oligarchy that has been four decades in the making.

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In the End, Trump Left Pelosi No Choice on Impeachment

If we must impeach, we must target the fundamental nature of the crimes, not the criminal.

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Here We Go Again: Neoliberal Centrists Are Anointing One of Their Own—and It Could Cost Us

Running a candidate who will advocate policies that are embraced by the elite are done in the interests of the oligarchy is literally the only path that leads to a Trump victory in 2020.

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