Nothing Left – The long, slow surrender of American liberals

[mks_dropcap style=”letter” size=”60″ bg_color=”#ffffff” txt_color=”#000000″]F[/mks_dropcap]or nearly all the twentieth century there was a dynamic left in the United States grounded in the belief that unrestrained capitalism generated unacceptable social costs. That left crested in influence between 1935 and 1945, when it anchored a coalition centered in the labor movement, most significantly within the Congress of…

Clinton’s Transition Team: A Corporate Presidency Foretold

[perfectpullquote align=”right” cite=”” link=”” color=”” class=”” size=””]”The transition team is one of the absolute most important things in the world for a new administration.”[/perfectpullquote] Like other Bernie Sanders delegates in Philadelphia a few weeks ago, I kept hearing about the crucial need to close ranks behind Hillary Clinton. “Unity” was the watchword. But Clinton has…

Hillary Clinton, Secretary of War

Five ways Hillary Clinton used the State Department to maintain and expand US power across the globe. [mks_dropcap style=”circle” size=”65″ bg_color=”#dddddd” txt_color=”#000000″]D[/mks_dropcap]uring the 2008 campaign, Barack Obama relentlessly criticized Hillary Clinton for supporting the Iraq War. Today, he can’t say enough good things about his hawkish former secretary of state. “Nothing truly prepares you for…

The Year Democrats Found Out Their Votes Don’t Matter

Massive party corruption and “super delegates” are a hot issue during this year’s primary elections. The 2016 primary elections have been an emotional roller-coaster, with major grassroots politicians gaining a lot of popularity from the establishment. Unfortunately, events that have unfolded over the past few months have revealed massive failures and corruption in the system, especially…

Leftists Against Clintonism: It’s Not Just About the Lies, It’s About the Record 

Speaking at Georgetown University in October of 1991, shortly after he announced that he would be pursuing the presidency, Bill Clinton put forward what he called “A New Covenant,” an agenda that proposed an alternative to both “small government” conservatism and “big government” liberalism. He spoke of a “third way to approach the American family,” one that would…

The DNC Is Morphing Into Pseudo-Republicans

The Democratic Party is morphing into an old version of the GOP, and has been since the Clinton presidency. This is a direct result of Third Way’s influence over the DNC. Bill and Hillary Clinton are directly responsible for setting up Third Way as a think tank and adviser to the DNC. Consider Third Way’s donors,…

Hillary Clinton takes the stage to accept the party's presidential nomination, at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, July 28, 2016. (Josh Haner / The New York Times)

War and Wall Street: Clinton’s Bleak Record

This essay documents Hillary Clinton’s history and record as an agent of Wall Street, war, racial violence and inequity, economic inequality and conservative ideology. While Clinton’s early Republican Party history is well documented, it is unfair to judge her (or anyone) based on the political views of her youth. Like Clinton, all people are heavily…

Detailed List of Findings in Wikileaks DNC Document Dump

The Democrats have pointed to the RNC and Republican’s and talked about lack of unity and civil strife but the recent DNC leaks showing the rigged election against Bernie Sanders shows the civil war is really within the Democratic party. This past Friday Wikileaks released about 20,000 emails that were hacked. They were from accounts…