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New Nationalism

Austerinomics, the Anti-Growth Orthodoxy

Harlan Green | Posted 07.07.2013 | Business
Harlan Green

Once again, Karl Rove/GW Bush attempted to turn the clock back to the beginning of the 19th century, and we are now living with the consequences--wars and budget deficits without end. It's hard to see what form a new nationalism will take, until and unless a new Teddy Roosevelt comes along.

On Obama, Teddy Roosevelt, And The Not-So-Fierce Urgency Of Maybe Next Term

Arianna Huffington | Posted 02.16.2012 | Politics
Arianna Huffington

During the campaign, Obama was fond of quoting Martin Luther King Jr.'s "the fierce urgency of now." But now, according to his 60 Minutes interview, we're supposed to wait for the fierce urgency of two or three more presidents?

TR's Speech 100 Years Ago: Inequality and Corporate Power

Chuck Collins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chuck Collins

Roosevelt's speech speaks powerfully to us today because we confront, a hundred years after he spoke in Osawatomie, the same concentrated wealth and power that he so feared.