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Kagan Pens Scathing Dissent as Supreme Court Kills Another Campaign Finance Rule

"In allowing those payments to go forward unrestrained, today's decision can only bring this country's political system into further disrepute," wrote Justice Elena Kagan.

Jake Johnson ·


Tucker Carlson's 'Great Replacement' Theory Comes From an Anti-US Nazi French Thinker

People like Tucker Carlson are pitifully ignorant of history and so are wielding an anti-American, highly unpatriotic notion for the sake of their television ratings.

Juan Cole ·


Sanders: Manchin and Sinema 'Sabotaged' Biden Agenda Because They Lack 'Guts'

"Why don't you have the guts to take on the drug companies and the insurance companies and the fossil fuel industry?" the Vermont senator asked.

Jake Johnson ·


'Still on Track to Win This Primary,' Says John Fetterman After Stroke

"The good news is I’m feeling much better," said Pennsylvania's progressive Lt. Governor, frontrunner in the Democratic primary for the U.S. Senate. "I'm well on my way to a full recovery."

Jon Queally ·


Neofascist Minority Rule by the GOP Is Laying Waste to the United States

If the Democratic Party is serious about preserving America as a constitutional republic, they better act fast and furiously to do so.

Thom Hartmann ·


Can US Progressives Defeat Big Money and Trumpism?

To stave off authoritarianism, Democrats need to deliver on their promises and directly confront the institutions that deny democracy. The party is failing on both fronts.

Aaron White ·


Big Oil Backs GOP Insurrectionists With $1 Million in Gifts

Koch Industries, the top donor to the Sedition Caucus, is another major oil producer.

Angela Li ·


Why President Biden Should Also Cancel Interest Payments on Student Loan Debt

President Biden will not be able to solve the crisis at hand or satisfy the demands of the American people with a half-baked approach.

Robert McCaw ·


Populism, Freedom, and the Current Threats to Democracy

Progressive Populists need to understand the current struggle as a long-term battle over whose interests the Democratic party and the broader U.S. political system serve.

James Stone ·


'Bought and Paid for by You!': Fetterman Celebrates 200K Individual Donors in PA Primary

More than 99% of donors "have not given the maximum contribution and can give again and again," said the campaign.

Kenny Stancil ·

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