Joe Biden is the presumptive nominee for the party, as painful as it is to admit. There are a number of factors for this: mediocre youth turnout, the massive generational divide, and -most importanly, I feel - the massive weight that was thrown behind him by the DNC and the mainstream media. However, ever since… Continue reading Joe Biden Still Doesn’t Understand the Point of Medicare For All
The first votes for the Democratic primary were cast a few days ago in Iowa. That, in and of itself was its own debacle, which we will cover once all the data is in. Instead, today we will cover one of the more peculiar criticisms lobbed at Bernie Sanders coming into the race. Leading into… Continue reading Are Trump and Sanders Supporters the Same?
Hello, and welcome to Midwest Progressive. You may be wondering what this is all about? Why is there another political blog popping up? What value can it have? Let me explain. I grew up in a working class family (the son of a cop and a nurse). Through those years, I saw my parents work… Continue reading What is “Midwest Progressive”