Some basics about political organizing in the 21st century

Summary:  The most frequent request by readers is for solutions. How can we reform America? This is another in a series of posts attempting an answer. Today we consider what kind of organization might accomplish so great a goal, and what tactics it should use. Links to other posts in this series are at the … Continue reading Some basics about political organizing in the 21st century

Our choice of heroes reveals much about America

Summary: Our heroes reveal who we are. Under economic stress not seen since the Depression, we display the same powerlessness -- and revert to the same heroes. In some ways we are back to conditions like the Depression era. High unemployment. High school graduates entering a crowded job market with little hope for most. College … Continue reading Our choice of heroes reveals much about America