Tag: elizabeth warren

EDITORIAL

Elizabeth Warren’s Words Ring True

“You didn’t build that by yourself, all of us helped,” said Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) in one of her stump speeches while running for office. Today, Warren’s words ring true and more so given the onset of the coronavirus and the socio-economic fallout. Warren’s contention, of course, is the shared responsibility one ought to have towards each other in the […]

EDITORIAL

Elizabeth Warren Must Up The Ante In Her Game Plan

As the year 2019 draws to an end, so too will the curtains be drawn on several candidates seeking the nomination for the Democratic Party in the U.S. 2020 general election. Currently, there are four leading members in the nomination race namely, Elizabeth Warren, Joe Biden, Bernie Sanders, and Pete Buttigieg. In general, given the history of women in politics […]

COMMENTARY

The Neoliberal Assault On Warren’s Plan To Pay For Medicare For All

Well, that was quick—and predictable. By John Atcheson Both Sanders and Warren have come up with viable plans for funding Medicare for all. The neoliberal establishment and the conservatives have been going after Sanders’ approach by raising the specter-of-middle class tax increases. Sanders seems to trust that people will understand that if the tax increase is less than what they’re […]

EDITORIAL

Elizabeth Warren Goes Big For Little People

On September 12, 1962, when President Kennedy delivered his speech before a crowd of about 40,000 people at Rice University’s Rice Stadium, he not only won many applause but also captured the spirit of the moment. He challenged the predominantly young student audience who packed the stadium back then to think big. He said, “We choose to go to the […]

NEWS

Elizabeth Warren Has No Appetite For A 2020 Presidential Election Run

Photo credit: Gage Skidmore Elizabeth Ann Warren, the Democratic Party Senior United States Senator from Massachusetts, has made it clear that she isn’t running for president in 2020. “I am not running for president in 2020,” Warren told several different media outlets on Sunday. When asked about her ancestry and doing a DNA test to prove her Native American heritage. […]