reconciling cheese

Glenn Barry: 1) Across the board humanity is at risk of losing the fruits of hard fought battles for human advancement. Over the past 300 years progressive and liberal thought and action have largely ended monarchy, slavery, and achieved equality, human rights and voting rights for much of the world. 2) Globally we are all […]

the we party

The powers-that-be (in both parties) should see a rainbow force coming together: …organized workers, business leaders, veterans, students and youth, faith leaders, civil rights fighters, women’s rights champions, immigrant rights defenders, LGBTQ stalwarts, environmentalists, academics, artists, celebrities, community activists, elected officials and more—all standing up for what’s right. Defending—and Defining—the American Dream

standing in the way

The best investment a company can make? Try lobbying. Returns can exceed 20,000 percent. Umair Haque: What’s standing in the way of democracy might just be politics — parties, Congress, lobbyists, the whole glad-handing, schmoozeful K-street shebang, which seems to exist mostly to subvert the will of human people, and replace it with the wishes […]