A new government appointment provides a chilling insight into its priorities. Read more.
Category archives: politics
Billionaires are hiding behind a network of “independent” groups, who manipulate politics on their behalf. Read more.
We cannot restrain climate change without a political fight against plutocracy. Read more.
Here’s how we can defeat political corruption of the kind that’s destroying US democracy. Read more.
We’re getting a better idea of how billionaires and corporations capture government policy. Read more.
How moral psychology has been used to create a new and toxic political myth. Read more.
Conservatism is linked to low intelligence; but the real idiots are the progressives letting it win. Read more.
As soon as it encounters environmental issues, the ideology of the new right becomes ensnared in its own contradictions. Read more.
Rightwing libertarians have turned “freedom” into an excuse for greed and exploitation. Read more.
Rightwingers say they hate big government. As their current campaigns show, it’s not true. Read more.
Conservatives have perfected the trick of defending power by attacking it. Read more.
The Tea Parties didn’t arise spontaneously: they were boiled up by big business. Read more.
Progressive causes are failing: here’s how they could be turned around Read more.
The Tea Party movement is steeped in misinformation and denial. But it has a lot to teach the left. Read more.