Miles Kampf-Lassin, a graduate of New York University’s Gallatin School in Deliberative Democracy and Globalization, is the Community Editor at In These Times. He is a Chicago based writer.
Socialists Just Showed the Democratic Party How to Win Across the U.S.
Tuesday night’s progressive electoral wave is proof that embracing a bold left agenda is the key to victory. MORE
Features · November 8, 2017
Rahm Emanuel’s Tribute to the World’s Richest Man Is Bad News for Chicago
The city's $2.25 billion offer to Amazon shows that the mayor puts the needs of tech profiteers over city residents. MORE
Features · November 3, 2017
In a Seismic Shift to the Left, Medicare for All Is Emerging as the New Democratic Party Consensus
The historic support for Bernie Sanders’ healthcare bill shows that single payer is becoming mainstream—with or without support of the party establishment. MORE
Features · September 13, 2017
The First Priority for the Resurgent U.S. Socialist Movement? Single-Payer Healthcare
At DSA's overflowing national convention, socialized medicine was front and center. MORE
Features · August 7, 2017
The Democrats’ New Agenda Is Everything That’s Wrong With the Party
More bland messaging and populist posturing won’t save the Democrats. The party needs to take a bold stand against corporate power. MORE
Features · July 27, 2017
Centrism Is in a Death Spiral: Our Only Hope Is to Let It Perish
While some cling to the Clinton era of the 1990s, the future belongs to a socialism for the 21st century. MORE
Views · July 9, 2017
Don’t Blame the Left for Political Violence in America: The Problem Lies with the Right
Attempts to place blame for the Virginia shooting on left-wing movements aren't just wrong—they overlook the real scourge of racist violence. MORE
Features · June 16, 2017
The Push for Single-Payer Healthcare Is On. Democrats Should Get on Board or Get Out of the Way.
Following the stunning collapse of Trumpcare, Bernie Sanders is leading the fight by progressives to win single-payer. MORE
Views · March 27, 2017
The Mass Protests of the Anti-Trump Resistance Are Starting to Win. Here’s How.
From the airport protests to work stoppages, Americans are taking dramatic and disruptive actions that have scored real victories. MORE
Features · February 17, 2017
No, Rahm Emanuel Should Definitely Not Become Head of the DNC
Neoliberal centrism is exactly the wrong direction for the Democrats. MORE
Features · December 8, 2016