Harold Meyerson

12/01/2016 - 4:00pm

    As Pennsylvania, Ohio, Michigan and Wisconsin -- states that once were the stronghold of the nation's industrial union movement -- dropped into Donald Trump's column on election night, one longtime union staff member told me that Trump's victory was "an extinction-level event for American labor."

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09/24/2015 - 1:46pm

    One of the mysteries attending the eclipse of the political center and the rise of left and right, both in the United States and in Europe, is why it has taken so many by surprise. When economies fundamentally alter their course, to the detriment of most, a radical...

09/17/2015 - 11:03am

    Most of the organizations that make up the American Jewish establishment have opposed the nuclear arms control agreement that the Obama administration and the governments of five other nations negotiated with Iran. The American Israel Public Affairs Committee and its...

09/03/2015 - 5:08pm

    In a few weeks, the Republicans will hold their second presidential debate, and if it's anything like the first, it's bound to be a doozy. The continued ascent of Donald Trump, and his unmitigated displays of ego, id, racism and sexism, guarantee a viewership...

08/27/2015 - 8:39pm

    With Donald Trump's help, Republicans are laying claim again to the mantle of family values. For those who've been concerned that the GOP's preference for deporting undocumented immigrants might separate parents from their U.S.-citizen children...

08/13/2015 - 3:22pm

    Bernie Sanders has been getting a bum rap from people who purport to be his fellow progressives. He's been chastised for not supporting open borders: Totally open immigration, the Vermont senator told Vox's Ezra Klein, was "a Koch brothers...

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