This website is dedicated to discussing the economic and political upheavals that led to the Trump presidency. What can we do?
Monte Pearson's Blog
How should we, as individuals, respond to the increasing instability in our country? Our crisis requires a rebirth of the notion of civic duty; every progressive needs to try to become a bit more involved in the messy business of...Read More
The social and economic divisions plaguing the U.S., Britain, and France can't be patched up merely by increasing economic growth and reducing unemployment. Unequal economic and political power arrangements embedded in western Capitalism since the 1980s have created a system...Read More
During our recent trip to France, I was struck by the realization that England, the U.S., and France are all suffering through difficult political times. While each has their own unique form of political turmoil, it seems to me their...Read More