Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Crusher of Sacred Cows

With its silly swipes at AOC, the American political establishment once again reveals its blindness to its own unpopularity by Matt Taibbi Rolling Stone Jan 21, 2019 One of the first things you learn covering American politicians is that they’re not terribly bright. The notion that Hill denizens are brilliant 4-D chess players is pure … Continue reading Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Crusher of Sacred Cows

Organizing For Bernie: Sanders’ 2020 Presidential Run Launch Monday

Former Bernie Sanders Staffers Are Preparing to ‘Draft Bernie’ for 2020. The new group, Organizing For Bernie, will formally launch Monday with plans to “hit the ground running” By MATT TAIBBI Rolling Stone Dec 3, 2018 Full Bernie Sanders Gathering Speech on Economic Justice, Healthcare, Opposing Trump & Ending the War in Yemen Democracy Now Nov 30, 2018 … Continue reading Organizing For Bernie: Sanders’ 2020 Presidential Run Launch Monday

The Fairway: Ten Rules

by Matt Taibbi  Pick up any major newspaper, or turn on any network television news broadcast. The political orientation won’t matter. It could be Fox or MSNBC, the Washington Post or the Washington Times. You’ll find virtually every story checks certain boxes. Call them the ten rules of hate. After generations of doing the opposite, … Continue reading The Fairway: Ten Rules

Bernie Sanders On New Democrats in Congress & Taking on Trumpism

A conversation with the Vermont senator, who wants liberals to be able to “walk and chew gum at the same time” when it comes to the president. by Matt Taibbi Rolling Stone Nov 8, 2018 Amid all the drama of the 2018 midterms, Vermont’s Bernie Sanders cruised to re-election Tuesday night, securing a third term … Continue reading Bernie Sanders On New Democrats in Congress & Taking on Trumpism