173 Articles by: Luke Savage

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Luke Savage is a staff writer at Jacobin.

A Widening Canadian Charity Scandal Is the Perfect Metaphor for Justin Trudeau’s Canada

Justin Trudeau is facing a conflict of interest scandal, in which the Canadian prime minister stands accused of steering public money towards a favored charity. But the details of the case lay bare the singularly hypocritical style of Canadian neoliberalism: a surface patina of progressivism covering up the cynical machinations of the corporate elite.

Defend Ilhan Omar

Even compared to other recently elected left-wingers, Ilhan Omar stands out for her political courage and determination. It’s no wonder she now finds herself the target of a phenomenally well-financed primary challenge backed by private equity interests. Helping her fend off that challenge should be a priority for the Left.