Progressive activist with a bullhorn

Cooperation is a progressive value: How an unprecedented coalition of liberal groups prepared for Trump’s war on democracy

“By the time rioters ransacked the Capitol, the machinery of the left had already been primed to respond — prepared by months spent sketching out doomsday scenarios and mapping out responses, by countless hours of training exercises and reams of opinion research,” The New York Times reports.

A wealthy big shot

Unsurprise: Fifty years of tax cuts for the rich failed to trickle down, economics study says

A new paper from the London School of Economics reinforces what progressive activists and economists already know: Trickle down doesn’t. Tax cuts for the wealthy do not create jobs. In fact, they result in greater wealth hoarding and income inequality. It’s time to require the wealthy to pay their fair share in dues to our world community.