By speaking to current evils in the real world, the new Star Wars films should strike a powerful chord in all of us.
Olivia Alperstein is the Deputy Director of Communications and Policy at Progressive Congress. Her prior experience includes work in development, legal organizations, political campaigns, and not-for-profit advocacy. ProgressiveCongress.org
We don't actually have to cut taxes on the rich, slash services for everyone, and blow a hole in the deficit.
They act from the cowardly fear that valuing someone else's life devalues their own.
"America First" apparently means making us the first to get mixed up in yet another endless, costly war — or three.
No one expected Trump to be a peace president, but he seems bent on taking us to the verge of World War III.
Without so much as a vote by Congress, our whole planet could be destroyed.