The massive concentration of wealth and power at the apex of American society is not just obscene from the abstract standpoint of justice. It is a threat to our common health.
Christopher Phelps teaches American Studies at the University of Nottingham and is the co-author of Radicals in America: The U.S. Left Since the Second World War.
No, Bernie is not part of the 1 percent. He’s fighting against the interests of the super-rich and outlets like Politico hate him for it.
Tom Hayden and the radicals who built Students for a Democratic Society weren’t products of “the 1960s counterculture.” They were political from start to finish.
The lawsuit against Rick Perlstein is a distraction from a much-needed debate over Reagan’s rise.