Sound, Fury and the Midterms
The much-discussed results of the U.S. midterm elections represent, in this writer’s view, a “rebalancing” rather than something “transformative.” It is of course significant that the...
Hospitals Torch Safe Staffing Limits in Massachusetts
MSTs Joo Pedro Stedile: We have to go back to doing grassroots work
Landless workers' leader spoke with Brasil de Fato on the next steps for the left after Jair Bolsonaro's victory
The storm after the storm
Doctors in Puerto Rico are outraged at the government’s unexpected decision to declare the Zika crisis over in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria.
Philosophy Comedy Club, with Karl Marx
A philosophy webcomic about the inevitable anguish of living a brief life in an absurd world. Also Jokes
Working-class people are underrepresented in politics. The problem isn’t voters.
The president is the billionaire head of a global business empire, and his mostly millionaire Cabinet may be the richest in American history. His opponent in the 2016 election was a millionaire. Most Supreme Court Justices are millionaires. Most members of Congress are millionaires (and probably have been for several years).