Barack Obama has warned progressives to avoid in-fighting – “circular firing squads” – that weaken the overall progressive effort. Where, though, should we compromise? Where should we hold firm? Where do we draw the line between purity and pragmatism? Nathan Locke proposes a simple, common-sense litmus test.
In a world of ‘fake news’, you can still find the truths to build your worldview.
MMT will not make racism and xenophobia go away and there will still be a need to understand that Black Lives Matter. But still, it will be as big of step in the right direction that the gains made in the 1960s were.