Socialism

The Last Time Fatcats Tanked the Economy, the Backlash Was Huge. Why Didn't That Happen This Time?
Explaining the power of 21st century plutocracy
June 02, 2014

From the Populists to the New Deal, political movements have relied on the middle class. Obama has, just barely, helped them stay comfortable enough to stay home.

The Hedge-Funders Who Complain About Creeping Socialism Are Somehow Still Getting Richer
You can still make billions even if you can't beat the S&P
May 06, 2014

Somehow, despite Obama, and despite getting beaten by the S&P, the top 25 still raked in $21.15 billion. Which is 50 percent more than last year.

The Onion Has Become America's Finest Marxist News Source
February 05, 2014

The news satire site has become the vanguard of socialist revolution in the U.S.

How to Talk to a 'Brocialist'
January 08, 2014

Meet the leftist man with a giant blind spot when it comes to women.

A Socialist Ran for Office in Seattle, and She May Have Won
November 13, 2013

In 1973, the San Francisco Socialist Coalition, with whom, as an Oakland socialist, I had a fraternal connection, ran Kayren Hudiburgh for the board of supervisors.