Elizabeth Warren

Elizabeth Warren & Activists, Target the Electoral College

Elizabeth Warren & Activists Target the Electoral College

March 22, 2019

Embedded in the Constitution, the Electoral College may be hard to eliminate. Our guest John R. Koza of National Popular Vote thinks it can be remade to serve the popular will

A Look at the Democratic Contenders

A Look at the Democratic Contenders

January 26, 2019

Jacqueline Luqman, Editor-in-Chief of the Luqman Nation talks about potential presidential candidates and how they can serve the black community, realistic goals, and what the black community should demand from them and issues to focus on

Accountable Capitalism or Democratic Socialism?

Accountable Capitalism or Democratic Socialism?

September 25, 2018

By Stephen Maher / Jacobin Mag. Elizabeth Warren’s “Accountable Capitalism Act” promises the most radical shift in economic power since the New Deal. It contains four essential components, including campaign finance regulations, an attempt to limit corporate “short-termism” that has supposedly accompanied the rise of finance, and a requirement that corporations serve the “public benefit” rather than…

Trump’s Immigration ‘Bill of Love’ Full of Poison Pills

January 10, 2018

Trump version of the DREAM Act includes a number of anti-immigration policies, such as funding the infamous border wall. Time is running out to find a permanent legislative solution to protect hundreds of thousands of DREAMers from deportation, says United We Dream’s Gregory Cendana

2020 and the Fight Within the Democratic Party

November 28, 2017

Nina Turner talks with Paul Jay about the struggle within the Democratic Party in the lead-up to the 2020 elections

Trump’s CFPB Pick Will Likely Spell Bad News for Consumers

November 17, 2017

The good news is that President Trump has been slow to nominate heads for regulatory agencies, says white-collar criminologist Bill Black. The bad news is that Trump will pick someone eventually to replace Richard Cordray

Elizabeth Warren: The Democratic Party Needs to Be Held Accountable

November 3, 2017

The DNC and Democratic Party have ignored reconciling their treatment of progressives since the 2016 Presidential Election.

Wall Street Wins as Senate Blocks Consumer Protection Rule

October 25, 2017

The Senate voted 51-50 to repeal a rule that would have made it easier for consumers to sue the financial institutions that defraud them. The move is “outrageous,” says white-collar criminologist Bill Black. “It should be a national scandal, and require resignations in disgrace”

Senator Warren: Equifax Profits from Data Hack While Consumers Pay the Price

October 4, 2017

Economist Bill Black says he’s skeptical that either Equifax or its former CEO Richard Smith will be held accountable for the breach that affected an estimated 145.5 million people

Democrats Are Out of Step with Their Base on Israel-Palestine

May 9, 2017

Ali Abunimah of The Electronic Intifada says Democratic politicians, even progressives like Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren, are out of touch with their supporters when it comes to defending Palestinian rights