Retired Professor of History, State University of New York
Retired Professor of History at the State University of New York; Editor of Communism in America and author of Socialism in America: From the Shakers to the Third International, McCarthyism: The Great American Red Scare, and FDR and His Enemies
Barack Obama wants to raise taxes on incomes over $250,000 and use part of the money for tax credits on all workers, even those who don't earn enough to pay income tax.
Oct. 24, 2008from To the Point
Let’s talk about this letter from the White House, calling the “impeachment inquiry” illegitimate.
Oct. 9from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
President Donald Trump holds a press conference.
Sep. 25from News Special Programming
When Gavin Newsom signed AB387 into law today, he ended 16 years of unsuccessful attempts by daycare providers statewide to unionize.
Sep. 30from KCRW Features
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., is speaking to reporters after meeting with the House Democratic caucus.
Sep. 24from News Stories
In a world in which global opinion reigns, public diplomacy rooted in nationalism and propaganda will not save us from pressing crises.
Sep. 27from Scheer Intelligence
Greta Thunberg inspired Fridays for Future--school strikes around the world. Were the leaders of major polluters paying attention? Not according to what they told the United Nations.
Sep. 25from To the Point
These are some interesting texts.
Oct. 4from Left, Right & Center
Students are cutting class, and workers are striking worldwide. At the UN, governments will be held accountable for promises made in the Paris Accords.
Sep. 19from To the Point
Two of the most urgent crises facing Americans---mental health and homelessness---are inextricably linked. The failure to see this has only made things worse.
Oct. 18from Scheer Intelligence