Fighting for a U.S. federal budget that prioritizes peace, economic security and shared prosperity
Guard members have stepped up heroically during the pandemic. If we invested in more than just the military, maybe they wouldn’t have to.
Over 50 years ago, Martin Luther King, Jr., said of the United States in his crucial “Beyond Vietnam” speech that: “A nation that continues year after year to spend more money on military defense than on programs of social uplift is approaching spiritual death.” If we take King’s words seriously...
Why is it controversial to spend on social programs but not the Pentagon? Or to subsidize the poor but not the rich?
By raising taxes on the wealthy and redirecting other public resources, we can meet everyone’s needs and strengthen our economy.
A new congressional resolution asserts it’s not only possible to end poverty, but morally necessary.
What's the answer to declining births, labor shortages, and spending shortfalls? Immigration. Just ask Germany.
Three white Jeopardy contestants recently thought reparations had already been paid. It made me feel strangely optimistic.
People escaping violence have a right to seek safety. If they can’t, that’s the real crisis.
The factors that drive displacement are often complex, but welcoming refugees isn't.