Before the pandemic, we were already in the middle of a mental health crisis. Now it’s even worse. We need a Medicare for All system not just to treat our medical needs, but our mental ones, too.
Jeremy Mohler is a writer, meditation teacher, and member of the National Writers Union.
The coronavirus epidemic has shown the complete bankruptcy of neoliberalism. But the neoliberal order won’t be toppled if we don’t give it a hard push.
Uber and the Kochs aren’t often mentioned in the same sentence. But the rideshare company has joined the far-right billionaire-funded operation on a libertarian crusade to destroy public transit.
The rhetoric of “choice” in politics isn’t about expanding freedom — it’s about distracting us from demanding justice.
Rahm Emanuel’s “public-private partnership” with Elon Musk looks a lot like the parking meter privatization that still haunts Chicago. That’s no accident: such partnerships are massive giveaways to corporations.
Donald Trump wants to deport millions of immigrants. We can stop him by following the money.