The recent victories of the right-wing, anti-immigrant United Kingdom Independence Party says more about our scapegoats than about its long-term prospects.
In every way, her agenda opposed the interests of ordinary working people. How did she get so many of them to vote against their own economic interests again and again?
Whatever reform passes in Washington, poverty in the global South will continue to drive migration.
Obama’s re-election inspired residents of states like Louisiana and Alabama to push for independence from the rest of the country. They should be careful what they wish for.
The disaffection across the country goes way beyond an “enthusiasm gap.”
This election has posed a challenge of self-control for Republicans raised on a diet of welfare queens and Willie Horton.