The unfinished legacy of 2010

The unfinished legacy of 2010

Take a close and objective look at the angry demonstrators now gathered on Wall Street, and at similar protest encampments from San Francisco to Madrid. What you see is not simply a vast expression of rage at the crisis enveloping the world of democracy. The demonstrations also frame a fundamental contradiction – a profound source […]


The Brief for Social Democracy

Many hopes rest on the next presidency. Not the least of them is that America will grow up. It goes, almost without saying, which candidate is more likely to carry these hopes forward. If a majority of voters are ready to entrust the nation’s economic future to John McCain – or a voice in its […]