U.S. Democrats Can Learn From the European Left’s Failures – FP, 4.06
The demise of center-left parties across Europe is a warning to Democrats focused on divisive cultural issues rather than bread-and-butter economics. By Sheri Berman, a professor of political science at Barnard College, Columbia University
It’s official: The US is now a ‘social democracy’ – The Business Times, 16.03
The American Rescue Plan aims to move the economy in a social-democratic direction through income distribution from the rich to those who are poorer.
A ‘New Progressive Era’ Or A ‘Stalled Revolution’? Debating Biden’s First 100 Days – MSNBC, 27.04.21
- As the country approaches President Biden’s first 100 days in office, writers Anand Giridharadas and Ramesh Ponnuru debate Biden’s record thus far.
What progressives think of Biden’s first 100 days – CBS, 27.04.21
- President Joe Biden is approaching the 100-day mark in his term. CBS News political contributor and Democratic strategist Joel Payne and Briahna Joy Gray, the former national press secretary for Bernie Sanders’ 2020 presidential campaign, join CBSN’s Tanya Rivero with how progressives are reacting to Biden’s first 100 days.
Can social democracy work in America? My long-read Q&A with Lane Kenworthy – James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute, 2020
What Is Democratic Socialism? Whose Version Are We Talking About? – By Maggie Astor, NY Times, 2019
Bernie Is Not a Socialist and America Is Not Capitalist. Scandinavia is, by one measure, a freer market than the United States – Marian Tupy, The Atlantic, 2016