BREAKING!!! Jack Black Endorses Elizabeth Warren In The Democratic Primary

FUCK YEAH!!!! x #WarrenTime pic.twitter.com/WjyWlH0WeD— Jack Black (@jackblack) February 24, 2020 Actor and musician Jack Black endorsed Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s (D-Mass.) presidential bid on Monday. The comedic celebrity said he’s “all in” for Warren in an endorsement shared on Twitter. Black’s celebrity backing comes as Warren and her primary opponents prepare for their next battle in Saturday’s South…

The Nation's small, bad take on intersectionality

A short-sighted framing of Elizabeth Warren as the “first” intersectional presidential candidate speaks to some problematic fervor, particularly for a tenured feminist professor. Intersectional critique is, after all, “the development of integrated analysis and practice based upon the fact that the major systems of oppression are interlocking.”. Emphasis on the interlocking. Failing to acknowledge Shirley…

It’s Medicare For All Monday! How Can You Help?

It’s Medicare For All Monday! How Can You Help? In solidarity,  Dr. Bill Honigman and Mike Hersh for Alan, Mike F., Dan, Janis, Deb, Kimberly, Bryan, and Donna—your PDA national team. Tell Congress We Need Medicare For All!   Today, on Medicare For All Monday, Progressive Democrats of America (PDA) continues our demands that Congress…

Talk to Grandma and Granddad for Real Black History

It was either three years prior to her birth, or when my great-grandmother (GG) was three years old, that the Wright Brothers flew for 12 seconds in a field just outside Kitty Hawk, North Carolina.  My late great-granny was born at home in St. Mary’s County, Maryland, sometime between December of 1900, and November of…

Naomi Klein on why Progressive should support Bernie

I interviewed author/social activist/filmmaker Naomi Klein at one of the Bernie Sanders field offices in Las Vegas, Nevada. She expressed the reasons why ALL progressives and others should support the campaign. Naomi Klein talks Bernie support x x YouTube Video I have been following the writings and interviews of Naomi Klein for years. In fact,…

GA-Sen B: Sen. Kamala Harris (D. CA) Endorses Rev. Raphael Warnock (D) For U.S. Senate

Some good news today out of Georgia: x Georgia families deserve someone in the U.S. Senate who will expand their access to health care, fight for working people, and combat voter suppression. I'm proud to endorse @ReverendWarnock's campaign—I hope you’ll check out his announcement video below. pic.twitter.com/xfyIuXYzYB— Kamala Harris (@KamalaHarris) February 24, 2020 I love…

#MeToo Harvey Weinstein guilty on 2 of 5 counts

Weinstein was remanded into custody. He also will have to be transported to stand trial in Los Angeles. Harvey Weinstein was convicted of rape and a criminal sexual act in New York, more than two years after allegations against the Hollywood power broker sparked the #MeToo movement. Weinstein, 67, could spend years in prison, a…

Judge in Roger Stone trial slaps down motion to disqualify her

Roger Stone’s lawyers recently threw a Hail Mary, filing a motion to disqualify Judge Amy Berman Jackson, who presided over Stone’s trial for being a worthless ratfucker witness intimidation and lying to Congress. Well, the response to the motion is in, and it didn’t go Stone’s way: x BREAKING: Judge denies Roger Stone motion to disqualify her,…