Harold Meyerson

07/23/2015 - 9:39pm

    In case anyone entertained doubts, Hillary Rodham Clinton's Monday speech on the economy offered proof positive that the center of the Democratic Party has moved left. Her address contained all the elements of the party's analysis of 21st-century American capitalism: Economic rewards go only to the...

07/16/2015 - 11:37pm

            As the minutes tick down before Sunday's deadline for Greece to reach an agreement with its creditors or else face bankruptcy, the Greeks and their supporters are accusing Germany, their main creditor, of hypocrisy. After all, in 1953, Germany's...

07/03/2015 - 2:07pm

    In the worst possible way - responding to an unspeakable act of racist barbarism - we have stumbled into one of our all-too-rare "Reconsider the Confederacy" weeks. This year's week looks as though it will lead to the relegation of the...

06/25/2015 - 12:40pm

    The problem with the Trans-Pacific Partnership and, indeed, the way we conceptualize trade deals, is that they produce 20th-century accords that fail to fit the realities of the 21st.

    In the mid-...

06/19/2015 - 10:46am

    All presidential candidates tout their works, and few works are more revealing than the condition of the states that this election's crop of Republican hopefuls serve, or recently served, as governors. Of these GOP govs and ex-govs, surely no one...

06/10/2015 - 1:09am

    It's time for Hillary  Rodham Clinton to deliver her own Sister Souljah speech. The original speech, of course, was delivered by her husband during his 1992 presidential campaign. In it, he distanced himself from what many believed to be liberal...

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