The only way the black community will get a political party that is about justice and equity is if those who can speak up do speak up.
What does it take to resist? The Truthdig columnist explained at a Veterans for Peace anti-war demonstration at the Lincoln Memorial on Memorial Day.
Liberal elites' obsession with Donald Trump as their bête noir masks an enduring complicity in putting both him and his predecessor in the White House.
Too often during this election season, a discourse of "bad manners" has paraded as insight while working to conceal the effects of power, politics, racial injustice and other forms of oppression.
The teacher and activist (in profile in photo), for whom “helping to keep a liberal voice alive” was the enduring goal of his lifetime of activism, died Monday.
The radio host's decision to retire from his show "A Prairie Home Companion" on the Fourth of July weekend was likely calculated to extenuate his presumed ties to all things Americana, but it also highlighted his hypocrisies and contradictions.
The all-too-common liberal reflex is out of touch and threatens to exacerbate the very intolerance and bigotry its practitioners oppose.
On the other hand, I have two-and-a-half decades worth of reasons to fear a new Clinton administration.