tea party

Who is Trump VP Pick Indiana Governor Mike Pence?

July 18, 2016

Journalist Amber Stearns says Pence has close ties to Koch brothers-backed ALEC, enjoys popularity among Christian evangelical voters and Tea Party types, and is a friend of the coal industry

Campaign Finance Reform

July 25, 2014
Prof. Tom Ferguson discusses why IRS fails to investigate political spending by groups such as Karl Rove’s Crossroads GPS

Does Eric Cantor’s Historic Defeat Signal the Ending of the Republican Party?

June 11, 2014

Colin Powell’s former chief of staff Larry Wilkerson argues that Eric Cantor’s defeat has limited national significance

Ontario Election: By Targeting Liberals, Will NDP Help Elect Right-Wing Conservatives?

June 9, 2014

Greg Albo and Leo Panitch discuss the role of the NDP in the June 12 election that might elect a ‘tea party’-like Conservative government

Immigration Advocates Face Serious Challenges in Passing Reform in 2014

January 21, 2014

Despite nationwide mobilization, immigrant advocates acknowledge they have failed to reform a broken immigration system

NC Republicans Raise Taxes on Working Families While Giving Huge Tax Breaks to Millionaires and Corporations

January 15, 2014

Bill Black: NC drops progressive tax code by instituting a flat tax and eliminating earned income tax credit

US Government Shutdown

October 16, 2013
Democrats must transform debt limit deal into a victory for progressives

Reality Asserts Itself - Frank Hammer

October 11, 2013
In the final segment of this Reality Asserts Itself with Paul Jay, Frank Hammer says all workers should face up to the dangers of climate change and insist that we move toward a green economy