The State of American Politics, 2014


Since 2008, the GOP has engaged in a concerted effort to destabilize the Government of the US for short-term political gains. But this is not a new strategy, nor will it ultimately be successful. In the meantime, the “Do-Nothing Congress” will continue to do nothing except stage political Read More

Review: "The Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth Gap" by Matt Taibbi


By Quentin Lewis Thomas Piketty's book "Capital in the 21st Century" has been receiving substantial praise (and more than a little criticism) for highlighting the historical trajectories of wealth inequality, and has added ammunition to the ongoing conversation about the economics of the contemporary world. But another book, published nearly Read More