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14 Dec 2019

Are the Dems Tough Enough For 2020?

    Can the Democrats recover from their last, lost election and regain the enthusiasm at the state level to mobilize their voters?  And, more importantly, what are they doing to allow more progressives to get a voice in statewide discussions and party reform at the state levels? All these

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10 Dec 2019

Mayor Pete is Taking Corporate Money and Is Proud of It

  It’s no secret that Mayor Pete is a corporate, conservative Democrat and believes that large corporate donations will continue to fuel his campaign. In a recent interview, he said the following in a discussion with a student at an Iowa university, as reported in The Independent newspaper: “Pete Buttigieg implied

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09 Dec 2019

Stunning Statistics on Minority Wealth Disparity and Why Real Change is Needed

  “If average Black family wealth continues to grow at the same pace it has over the past three decades, it would take Black families 228 years to amass the same amount of wealth White families [had in 2013]. That’s just 17 years shorter than the 245-year span of slavery

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19 Nov 2019

Obama Goes From “Yes We Can” To “No We Can’t”

      One indicator that the Democratic Party is very tepid about making the needed changes to the current broken political, economic, health care and judicial systems has now come directly from former President Barak Obama. In a Nov. 17, 2019 speech before wealthy donors in Washington DC, Obama

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19 Nov 2019

Millennials Suffer Another Big Blow Towards Building Retirement Wealth

    First, there was significant student debt, then jobs that didn’t pay a living wage,  job insecurity and the rise of the gig economy. The net effect of all these factors is that millennials now say they will be renters for years, some say forever. Even worse,  this will

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13 Nov 2019

Remember Biden’s Role in the 2008 Recession

    Former Obama Vice President Joe Biden likes to paint himself as a moderate reformer, but his history shows otherwise.  The best and most far-reaching example of how corporate Democrats intentionally bypassed any efforts to reform a corrupt system is Biden’s and Obama’s meek response to the 2008 financial

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