As I sat down to write this brief article on the upcoming presidential election in France, which will take place on Sunday, April 23, my phone lit up with an alert from the Associated Press that Parisians were being warned to stay clear of the Champs-Élysées area. A shooting attack in which police seem … Continue reading What Will the French Presidential Elections Bring?
Dave Reed Bernie Sanders’ recent campaign for the Democratic Party’s presidential nomination has been credited with sparking a renewal of interest in the idea of socialism. Whenever Sanders simply said the word "socialism" during a campaign speech, online search engines experienced huge spikes in the number of queries about socialism and related topics. There can’t … Continue reading Bernie Sanders and the Accumulation of Contradictions