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Eric Alterman

Conservatives today talk up all kinds of values, but they're all subordinated to a single goal: class warfare.

Obama's flawed tax compromise is just the latest result of the Democrats' failure to clearly explain their vision for this country's economic future.

The latest WikiLeaks dump has revealed that the CIA is conducting criminal operations. And no one seems to care.

Obama's mistakes in office are nowhere near the whole story. The rest of us must shoulder our share of the blame, too.

Why don't voters know more about Obama's accomplishments?

Obama has paid an enormous price for pushing Israel to keep promises it has already made to freeze settlement expansion, and for what?

American conservatism is poised to come to (legislative) power, just as it runs itself off the rails.

With Marty Peretz, the problem is not a single racist statement, it's a lifetime of them.


Eric Alterman
Eric Alterman is a Distinguished Professor of English, Brooklyn College, City...