Racing to the Bottom

Earlier this week, I was at a Democratic Socialists of America meeting in Ferndale, where I said that worrying about a Green Party candidate “spoiling” the election for a Democratic Party candidate is exactly equivalent to justifying the economic race to the bottom that everyone in the room opposes. Perhaps I can explain that a little better here than I did at the meeting. Continue reading


Primary Election Deadline Passed.

Yesterday, at 4:00 PM Tuesday, April 19, the deadline to file as a Democratic or Republican candidate inĀ Michigan’sĀ August primary election passed. You can view the statewide list, which includes all candidates for State Representative as well as Congressional offices, at Continue reading