Harold Meyerson

Editor, The American Prospect; and Columnist

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Executive Editor, The American Prospect; contributing op-ed columnist, the Los Angeles Times; former op-ed columnist, The Washington Post; former executive editor, LA Weekly.

 

Harold Meyerson on KCRW

With Bernie Sanders leading the Democratic candidates, Republicans are reviving a political dirty word: “socialism.”

Sanders and 'socialism,' Trump and disinformation

With Bernie Sanders leading the Democratic candidates, Republicans are reviving a political dirty word: “socialism.”

from To the Point

From Bernie Sanders to Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez,“socialism” is having a hot summer. Is it the future of the Democratic Party or an easy Republican target?

Is ‘socialism’ dividing the Democrats

From Bernie Sanders to Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez,“socialism” is having a hot summer. Is it the future of the Democratic Party or an easy Republican target?

from To the Point

In Detroit last night, Republican presidential candidates sparred over some important and not so important issues in the last debate before the Michigan primary    on Tuesday   .

The Union Vote

In Detroit last night, Republican presidential candidates sparred over some important and not so important issues in the last debate before the Michigan primary on Tuesday .

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