Bernie Sanders' Democratic rivals may laugh at his socialist pretensions. But in important ways, he's winning.
But the progressive share of the 2020 Dem field has been remarkably stable, at just 30 percent.
I do not think that means what you think it means.
New research shows that income surveys erroneously categorized some households as extremely poor actually had "net worth in the millions" of dollars.
Sanders no longer favors government takeover of "the major means of production." But his four-decade quest for political revolution continues.
Sen. Cory Booker's comments were in response to Sen. Bernie Sanders' public education plan, which targets charter schools.
Bernie Sanders Has a Strange Affinity for Strongman Daniel Ortega. He's Not the Only Democrat Who Does.
Bill de Blasio helped raise funds for the Sandinistas in New York and subscribed to the party's newspaper, Barricada, or Barricade.
Capitalism isn't conservative when it comes to social and economic life. It provides exactly the sort of "bold, structural changes" socialists want but inevitably botch.
Marx “was a champion of free trade, and no friend of tariff barriers.”
Sanders and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez want to cap credit card interest rates. There will be unintended consequences.
Bernie Sanders Thinks Medicare for All Would Solve America's Health Care Problems. It Would Make Them Worse.
The nation's largest health care program faces a shortfall in less than a decade.
Friday A/V Club: Back in the '80s, Bernie Sanders had a public-access TV show. The archives are now online.
Designing and implementing a government-run health plan would raise many difficult questions.
Sorry, Bernie Sanders, but Disney Doesn't Have To Apologize for Making $1.3 Billion with Avengers: Endgame
The Vermont socialist can muster a lot of emotional outrage at CEO pay, but his argument about a "moral economy" doesn't add up.
Here's six reasons why early 2020 polls are likely underestimating Trump's strengths and overestimating his opponents'
Being a presidential candidate means never having to say sorry for heavy-handed proposals to limit choice and promise free stuff.
If you or your parents can afford to pay your way, you should.
The democratic socialist from Vermont wants to radically expand coverage and benefits—while paying far less for health care services.
Incarcerated people are already paying their debt to society. What good does it do the rest of the population to take away their right to have a say?
The one potential holdout? Joe "gateway drug" Biden.
Steve Bannon's 'Economic Nationalism' vs. Libertarian Globalism Is the Battleground of 21st Century Politics
The Brink, a documentary about the former Trump adviser, delivers an interesting insight.
As Trump cracks down yet again, Reason's editors disagree over labeling in immigration policy.
"If your point is, open the borders, my god, there's a lot of poverty in this world and you're going to have people from all over."
While partisans freak out over Bernie Sanders doing Fox and Marianne Williamson getting air time, CNN is trying to catch some more Kamala Harris-type ratings magic
Bernie, Kamala, and Probably Beto Raised More Money in the First Quarter Than Gary Johnson Did During Entire 2016 Campaign
Sobering reminder for all current and future Libertarians: A previously unknown mayor from a midsized Indiana college town will soon shatter the high-water fundraising numbers for America's third party.
The Iraq War Was the Biggest Foreign Policy Mistake in Decades. Biden Voted For It. Sanders Did Not.
Sanders: "16 years ago, the United States invaded Iraq. I opposed it at the time, warning of unintended consequences."
The New Jersey senator says there's nothing funny about pot busts that warp people's lives.
Bernie Sanders' New Campaign Advisor David Sirota Once Touted Hugo Chavez's 'Economic Miracle' in Venezuela
"Chavez racked up an economic record that a legacy-obsessed American president could only dream of achieving."
There's a word for that….
Meanwhile, both support single-payer, which would radically cut payments to health care providers.
To understand socialism, one needn't fixate on its most-horrifying elements-gulags and executions. Think about the simple stuff. Like aspirin.
Former Clinton Campaign Staffer Accuses Bernie Sanders of Failing to Mention Race, Gender in Speech That Explicitly Mentioned Race, Gender
There's intersectionality in theory, and then there's intersectionality as practiced by the most hysterically identity-obsessed activists.
Beto O'Rourke-who won't call himself a "progressive," let alone a "democratic socialist"-is expected to jump into the presidential race.
More Than 100 House Democrats Endorse Medicare for All Plan That Would Eliminate Private Health Insurance in Just Two Years
A new single-payer plan would be even more disruptive and expensive than Bernie Sanders' proposal.
Plus: Sanders on democratic socialism, Medicare for All, and what to do about Venezuela
The perils-and profits-of being identity-focused in business, content, and audience