Stop acting like having billionaires isn’t a gross failure of our economic system
“Labour frontbencher Chris Williamson criticised the US during an interview with the BBC2’s Newsnight on Wednesday night, saying violent protests had “been aided and abetted by the United States of America, who have been funding opposition groups and have a very shady record, going back many decades, of interfering in Latin America”.
Ex-London mayor says wealthy families using power over trade to undermine Hugo Chávez’s successor, Nicolás Maduro
“Well, what we’re seeing is that does not work. Just not being a Republican or not being something is not enough. People want to know what you’re for, what they do, how it’s gonna make your lives better if they vote for you.”
Progressives insist Ossoff’s ‘Republican-lite’ message turned Georgia voters off: ‘He didn’t have a core progressive message. He didn’t stand for anything’
The war on drugs is an absolute failure. It’s time to decriminalize drug use and treat it as the healthcare problem that it is.
Drug use is not criminal behavior, it is a health problem. Addiction is a horrible plague, and locking addicts up does nothing to solve the underlying problems an individual has, it actually makes them worse. We need to treat drug addiction as a healthcare problem and stop throwing people away in prison to rot.