Tap here to turn on desktop notifications to get the news sent straight to you.
Pacific Press/Getty Images
What The Bernie Sanders Winter Coat Controversy Gets Wrong About Socialism
“Everyone deserves to be wearing a nice coat like Bernie Sanders,” said a prominent democratic socialist.
Donald Jr.’s Candy Socialism
Donald Trump Jr.’s uses Halloween to teach his daughter about...socialism?
Portland Press Herald via Getty Images
Donald Trump Jr.'s Bizarre Halloween 'Lesson' Backfires Spectacularly
That didn't go over well.
Dictatorship Dawns In Venezuela
A new “superbody” assembly has been formed in Venezuela, taking power from its elected government. It’s feared President Nicolas Maduro will use the assembly to rewrite the constitution, to make himself a dictator.
Is Democratic Socialists Of America The Future Of The Left?
Associate Professor, John Jay, Lehman College
More than 116 years after Eugene Debs founded the Socialist Party of America, the future of socialism in the US may be reemerging.
Caiaimage/Sam Edwards via Getty Images
The Libertarian Socialism Of Public Schools
Intellectual freedom activist
Enlightened libertarians recognize the role of the community in promoting and protecting individual liberties within it.
Is Silicon Valley Truly Libertarian? Is Politics Society's OS, Ripe For Disruption?
Druce Vertes, CFA
Socialism, Intersectionality And The Myth Of The Social/Fiscal Disjunct
Writer, leftist, law grad, news junkie and compulsive blogger
More than being factually inaccurate, it is genuinely fucked up to chalk all of socialist thought up to white men given the
Socialist Kshama Sawant Talk About Progress for Seattle Workers
Editor, Truthdig.com; Author, 'They Know Everything About You'
Workers Unionize At Socialist Magazine 'Jacobin'
It was only a matter of time.
Do you have info to share with HuffPost reporters?
The Trump Bible
J. H. McKenna, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer, History of Religious Ideas, University of CA ...
The Ups And Downs Of Cuban Socialism
Erik Gleibermann is a San Francisco-based writer. He works in ...
While living in Havana this summer to write an article for The Atlantic, I found myself negotiating the daily paradoxes of the Cuban system. Here's a breakdown.
Book Review Correction - China Through a Glass of Wine
Author of “Peace” and "The Dragon Adventure"
Christian Veron / Reuters
Venezuela's Maduro Jeered, Dozens Detained, Activists Say
By Andrew Cawthorne, Reuters
The display of anger followed a vast march in Caracas on Thursday that opposition leaders say has emboldened President Maduro’s foes after 17 years of socialist rule.
As Millions Debate Colin Kaepernick's Righteous Stand, I'd Like to Explain Why I Burned the American Flag
Defendant in SCOTUS case Texas v. Johnson establishing flag bu...
I fought for five years until victory when the Supreme Court ruled that flag-burning is protected political speech. Today, same flag -- even worse nationalistic chauvinism.
Sanders Broke Debs' 104 Year Old Record for Most Votes for a Socialist
James W. Russell
Retirement Matters; speaker, author of Social Insecurity: 401(...
Unlike in Europe where socialist and communist parties have had sizeable voter support, historians have long noted and puzzled over their lack of electoral support in the United States, a part of the original meaning of the concept of American exceptionalism.
Lead Pastor at Forefront Church, Manhattan, New York Cityryanp...
Kshama Sawant Speaks: Seattle's Re-elected Socialist City Councilmember On Progressive Social Change And Reinventing American Politics
Russell C. Smith
"If you look at the viewpoint of ordinary working people in Seattle, it's always been a left-leaning city."
Prospects for a Post-Maduro Venezuela
Managing Director of Risk Cooperative / Co-author of "Global R...
David Brooks: Racist, Homophobe, Ignoramus
Author & Psychotherapist
Looking at social issues over the past 100 years -- gay marriage, universal health care, public education, the legalization of marijuana, etc. -- it is clear to see that conservatives are consistently on the wrong side of history, selfishly encumbering societal progress.
No, Most Younger People Aren't Embracing Socialism
John A. Tures
Political science professor, LaGrange College in Georgia
Culture & Arts
TV & Film
Style & Beauty
Food & Drink
Home & Living
Impact: Project Zero
Impact: This New World
Listen to America
FROM OUR PARTNERS
Sleep & Wellness
What's Working: Purpose + Profit
The Power of Humanity
Difference Maker 100
Expert analysis and commentary to make sense of today's biggest stories.
Sign up here to have the best stories delivered straight to your inbox.
First-person essays, features, interviews and Q&As about life today.
Get breaking news alerts
Download our app
Go to mobile site