Occupy Wall Street called for the reinstatement of the Glass-Steagall Act. Now, that call appears in both the Democratic and Republican Party platforms. Akshat Tewary, a lawyer and activist, discusses his reaction.
William Rivers Pitt of Truthout: Donald Trump's bigotry-driven, ego-driven campaign might win in November. A lit cigarette is healthier.
Avi Asher-Schapiro is a freelance writer based in Oakland. He was a 2011-2012 Fulbright Fellow in Cairo and his writing has appeared in Salon, Muftah, Prospect, and the SF Bay Guardian.