The Left

Daniel DeLeon: For a Merry Christmas

December 24, 2015 admin 0

Credit to the Marxists Internet Archive. The latent goodness in the human heart is shown at this season when thousands of people, buffeted, spurned, wronged, and abused by the world, make an attempt to be […]

USA

Feel the Bern!

December 23, 2015 admin 0

As a liberal socialist, Bernie Sanders has my vote for 2016. Here’s why you should vote for him too. Bernie Sanders will do his part to make socialism happen here. I mean he even calls […]

USA

‘No Child Left Behind’ Left Behind

December 22, 2015 admin 0

Countless teachers and parents breathed a sign of relief in early December when the No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB), the Bush era neoliberal counter-reform of education policy passed in 2002, finally expired. NCLB was […]

The Left

Still Looking for a Silver Bullet

December 21, 2015 admin 0

Anonymous, writing last month in response to a talk I gave on ‘money in politics’, criticized my dismissal of campaign finance reform as a worthwhile reform campaign. While he agrees that the radical-democratic program I […]

USA

Refugee Solidarity Beyond Platitudes

December 20, 2015 admin 0

Donald Trump’s latest inflammatory statement, that the federal government should enact a “total and complete shutdown of all Muslims entering the United States”, has drawn indignant anger from across the ruling class and its institutions. […]