Post Tagged with: "Democrats"

For months, Hillary Clinton has refused to apologize for using a private email server to handle her State Department emails. Now, after party officials alarmed at her fall in the polls and the ascent of Bernie Sanders pressured her, she has finally taken responsibility. Could her vote for Bush's Iraq War be next? Nah.

My Critique of Hillary Clinton’s Campaign

Skewed News — Last week, I handicapped the Bernie Sanders campaign. He since pulled off an upset in the Iowa Caucus, where he overcame a 40-point lead by Hillary Clinton (the day before, polls said he’d lose by two or three points) to a virtual tie so even that coin tosses and bureaucratic incompetence may have made a difference. It’s […]

by · February 4, 2016 · 0 comments · Politics
Letter to Right-Wingers: Why No One on the Left Cares About Benghazi

Letter to Right-Wingers: Why No One on the Left Cares About Benghazi

Skewed News — Today is day one of the House Select Committee on Benghazi’s questioning of Hillary Rodham Clinton. I have news for my Republican friends: nothing that happens today or later this week will change the fact that no one on the left cares about Benghazi. 35% of Americans don’t even know what Benghazi is. Liberal disinterest in assigning […]

by · October 22, 2015 · 5 comments · Politics, War
The Capitalist Pincer Strategy: Smothering the Working Class Between Two Butt-Cheeks in the Same Rotten Pair of Pants

The Capitalist Pincer Strategy: Smothering the Working Class Between Two Butt-Cheeks in the Same Rotten Pair of Pants

Skewed News — The stagnation of the global economy isn’t a passing phase. It’s structural. Everything capitalists do to try to overcome it just makes it worse. From Greece to Puerto Rico to China to the US to many other places, its weakness is spreading. Easing credit has failed to spur growth, as has the lowering of interest rates to […]

by · August 18, 2015 · 0 comments · Cartoons, Editorial, Politics
The U.S. Presidential Election 2016: A Bunch of Clowns Stuffed into a Volkswagen

The U.S. Presidential Election 2016: A Bunch of Clowns Stuffed into a Volkswagen

The only way to get out of this social crisis is to cut the Gordian knot of capitalism, chuck it all and build a new economy on a new basis: one for the masses, by the masses, led by the working class, in our interests.

by · July 30, 2015 · 3 comments · Editorial, Politics