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Jim Webb Considering Independent Run

Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb is set to discuss his consideration of an independent run for the White House in a Tuesday press conference. Webb was dissatisfied with the first Democratic debate, as he expected…


A Hierarchy of Evil

By: Richard Girard “The Democratic State is not Patriarchal—[it] does not rest on a still unreflecting, undeveloped confidence—but implies laws, with the consciousness of their being founded on an equitable and moral basis, and the…






Lawrence Lessig: Democracy’s Great Equalizer

Lawrence Lessig, a Harvard Law School professor, announced his candidacy for President of the United States in early September. He has since stood modestly among the other five Democratic candidates in national polls, but has…


Global Warming

Global Warming

From: John I’m ashamed at how people treat their home, Earth. This big corporate capitalism that Americans love so much is ruining this country (and the world for that matter) and is the worst thing…



Bernie vs. Trump in Phoenix

By: Penelope Padmore Recently, I took part in two political rallies which happened in Phoenix, Arizona. The two candidates could not be more different. The first one to arrive in town was Donald Trump. His…


Confusing Democratic Socialism With Greed

By: Linda Richardson There’s been a highly skewed, grossly incorrect meme circulating the political support pages that features a photo of Bernie supporters holding up their BERNIE 2016 signs and within this image, the passion…