CBS poll: An overwhelming majority of Americans favor keeping Roe v. Wade

Just more evidence that we’re ruled by a tyrannical minority who have gerrymandered, suppressed, obstructed, and otherwise cheated their way to their current political hegemony.  CBS News: Two-thirds of Americans want Roe v. Wade left in place, and most who hold that view would be disappointed or angry if the ruling were to be overturned…

209 Economists Endorse Medicare for All Ahead of House Budget Hearing

Press Release | Progressive Democrats of America For Immediate Release CONTACT: Rebecca Sharer, on behalf of National Nurses United, rsharer@fenton.com, 703-585-0404 Ben Palmquist, National Economic and Social Rights Initiative, 510-838-1259 Dylan Dusseault, Business Initiative for Health Policy, 727-743-7809 Alan Minsky, Progressive Democrats of America, 818-749-9497   WASHINGTON, DC – May 21, 2019 – 209 economists have signed a public statement supporting…

Economists in Support of a Medicare for All Health Care System

Progressive Democrats of America An Open Letter to the Congress and People of the United States As economists, we understand that a single-payer “Medicare for All” health insurance system for the U.S. can finance good-quality care for all U.S. residents as a basic right while still significantly reducing overall health care spending relative to the…

HUGE Convention Coming Up. Help Us Make A Big Splash!

In solidarity with a more progressive world for all,  Mike Fox for Alan, Dr. Bill, Dan, Janis, Deb, Kimberly, Bryan, Mike H. and Shayna — your PDA National Team We Must Rock The CA Dems Convention.Will You Be A Solidarity Sponsor? It’s the single largest state Democratic body in the country.  Thousands of activists will…

The anti-abortion movement isn't about abortion.

(Yes, I know I’m still on vacation — the photo is from Mestia, capital of the Svaneti region of the High Caucasus — but once again the news won’t let me be. I originally posted this on Facebook after the Alabama monstrosity was signed into “law” and thought it deserved a hearing here. I’ll check…