Tag Archive for Leo Panitch

Trump’s Billionaire Class – a Realignment with Putin’s Russia

The Real News Network’s Paul Jay speaks with Leo Panitch Leo Panitch is the Senior Scholar and Emeritus Professor of Political Science at York University. He is the author of many books, the most recent of which include UK Deutscher Memorial Prize winner The Making of Global Capitalism: The Political Economy of American Empire, In…

Thanks, Trump! We Now Have Two Opportunities for Bold Progressive Reform

by Arun Gupta, December 17, 2016. Yes! Magazine. If Donald Trump’s election as president was an earthquake that leveled progressive expectations, then his transition has slammed into the political landscape with equal force. Trump is staffing his administration with far-right billionaires, conspiracy theorist generals, and extreme ideologues, while upsetting relations with important powers like the United…