Vote for the Lying Neoliberal Warmonger: It’s Important--Adolph Reed Jr.

By Adolph Reed Jr., in Common Dreams, Thursday, August 18, 2016

Reed explains why defeating Donald Trump—despite what we know about Hillary Clinton—should be the left's primary national electoral objective this November.  Read more »

Clinton’s Transition Team: A Corporate Presidency Foretold

By Norman Solomon,  Op Ed at Nation of Change, August 22, 2016

Clinton’s smooth rhetoric should not change the fact that — on a vast array of issues — basic principles will require progressives to fight against her actual policy goals, every step of the way.  Read more »

I Let You Down: A Public Apology to Michael Moore--Donna Smith

By Donna Smith, Ex. Dir. Progressive Democrats of America, at Common Dreams  Friday, August 19, 2016

I have fought as hard as I could, but the battle is not won.  Read more »

Ideal G.O.P Nominee is...

By Maureen Dowd, New York Times, AUG. 13, 2016  Read more »

The long term perspective is more important than deciding who to vote for in November

By Bill Bianchi, PDA Illinois  Read more »

With Trump certain to lose, you can forget about a progressive Clinton--Thomas Frank

Come November, Clinton will have won her great victory – not as a champion of working people’s concerns, but as the greatest moderate of them all.

By Thomas Frank at The Guardian, Aug 14, 2016  Read more »

As Republicans Defect, Will Clinton Be Tempted To Tack Right?

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Turkish Coup Has Connections to Corrupt Charter Schools in Chicago

By Jim Vail, Chicago News, July 29--August 4, 2016

The alleged mastermind of the recent coup attempt in Turkey has ties to corrupt charter schools and powerful Illinois politicians.  Read more »

The Black Political Establishment Should Never Have Given Hillary Clinton a Blank Check--James Thinda

The Sanders campaign was an opportunity to put pressure on Clinton, but instead the neoliberal Black elite backed her unconditionally.  Read more »