Erica Etelson

U.S. Senator Kamala Harris questions nominees for security positions in various government agencies before the U.S. Senate Select Committee on Intelligence on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. on July 19, 2017. (Ron Sachs/CNP/Sipa USA/TNS)

Democrats should oppose Trump’s military spending buildup

When President Donald Trump first proposed a $54 billion increase in military…

U.S. Senator Kamala Harris questions nominees for security positions in various government agencies before the U.S. Senate Select Committee on Intelligence on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. on July 19, 2017. (Ron Sachs/CNP/Sipa USA/TNS)
President Donald Trump reacts after Republicans abruptly pulled their health care bill from the House floor in the Oval Office of the White House on March 24, 2017, in Washington, D.C. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/TNS)

Put single-payer health care back on the table

With Trumpcare dead on arrival in Congress, Democrats have an opening to…

President Donald Trump reacts after Republicans abruptly pulled their health care bill from the House floor in the Oval Office of the White House on March 24, 2017, in Washington, D.C. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/TNS)
Judge Neil Gorsuch attends the first day of his Supreme Court confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee in the Hart Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill on March 20, 2017, in Washington, D.C. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/TNS)

Senate Democrats should boycott Neil Gorsuch

Nine months before President Barack Obama left office, Senate Republicans refused to…

Judge Neil Gorsuch attends the first day of his Supreme Court confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee in the Hart Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill on March 20, 2017, in Washington, D.C. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/TNS)
Protesters at San Francisco International Airport block escalators and stairs during a demonstration inside the international terminal.  (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

To make our voices heard, we must be indivisible

In the biggest protests in U.S. history, millions took to the streets…

Protesters at San Francisco International Airport block escalators and stairs during a demonstration inside the international terminal.  (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)