John Hickenlooper, former CO governor, has dropped out of the 2020 Democratic party primary. Hickenlooper is the 2nd candidate to drop out of the primary, the first was California congressional representative Eric Swalwell, who dropped out in early July. Hickenlooper never polled higher than 2% and his only claim to fame was getting booed ofContinue reading “#Breaking: Hickenlooper Drops Out”
Rolling Stone recently published an article titled, “Is Liz Warren Building a Grassroots Juggernaut?” Spoiler alert, no, no she is not.
Strategy and ideology are equally important but when one gets put ahead of the other you run into problems. Put ideology ahead of strategy you end up doing stupid shit like not voting or joining cultish fraud left groups. If all you care about is validating your analysis instead of thinking tactically to gain theContinue reading “A Quick Note About Leftist Strategy”
I am a strong supporter of the DSA’s current electoral platform, and I say that as someone who is beyond disilluisioned with electoralism. However, the DSA’s current platform for getting as many socialists as possible elected to public office has been nothing but good for the organization and for socialism. This platform of pushing forContinue reading “Don’t Just Vote for Socialists, Vote for ECO-Socialists”
Some people think Pete Buttigieg is a genius, I am not one of them.
The Earth cannot sustain an inherently unsustainable economic system. Our only option is socialism.
The failure to easily depose the Venezuelan government symbolizes the growing failure of Neoliberalism.
The most powerful party in one of the world’s largest economies has gone farther left, and it’s about damn time.
The left must make our program accessible, but “accessible” should not mean “dumbed down.”
We are leftists, we are not talking points to be used as fodder for pundits who are out of touch with the realities of living in our modern, vampiric economy. We know what we are and what we are not and we cannot, must not, let those outside of our ranks be the ones who define us.
It’s all well and good to say, “Smash the system!” I support and agree with that statement whole heartedly. However if we are not offering a genuine alternative to the status quo and the systems we are attacking then Leftists are screwing over ourselves by weakening our argument and, more importantly, we are screwing over the people we areContinue reading “Leftists, You Don’t Need to Have All The Answers, But You Need to Have Some Answers”