The recent announcement that T Mobile US Inc.’s takeover of Sprint Corp. has been approved by a New York federal judge means there will be a fundamental change in the U.S. wireless market. It also can mean an end to competitive pricing that benefits average consumers. Even the
The rise of anti-Semitism in the US and the schism between the majority of American Jews, who are overwhelmingly liberal Democrats, and their more politically conservative Orthodox Jews is going to become wider and more polarized thanks to the announcement that 84-year-old billionaire Sheldon Adelson is
Most media pundits are academics, politicians, ex-politicians, political consultants or other professional hangers-on who dominate the Washington scene. But it’s too bad almost none of these outlets include observations from average Americans, except for those wasted and politically ineffective posts on Facebook and Twitter. Still,
For those who cared to watch, or had the stomach to do so, the Trump Administration had a very rare and illustrative display of raw political and financial power at its press conference to announce the first stage of the US-China Trade Agreement. While the
If a picture is worth a thousand words, then a video is worth a million words. Here is a scene from the show “Curb Your Enthusiasm” that describes Trump’s politics and his despicable humanity better than any editorial. Watch the video with Larry David.
As the Democratic presidential primary in Iowa gets closer, it should make the distinctions between the candidates even more clear. One of the main differences between the more moderate Democratic candidates and those of Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren is that they have a very different view
Voters can tell the primary in Iowa is getting very tight based on the amount of mud-slinging. But, based on the latest smear against Democratic front-runner Bernie Sanders in the upcoming Iowa caucus, we can see that the allegations make no sense and were designed to detract from
Being a progressive means, you are against special interests, greedy individuals and corporations, polluters and advocates of the superiority of one group over another.
As a former vice president and with a 46-year-long career in politics, Joe Biden is no stranger to Washington. As Barack Obama’s vice president (2009-2017), he traveled the world, served as Senator from Delaware from 1973 to 2009, and unsuccessfully sought the Democratic nomination for president
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