The Democratic Socialists of America of Metro DC are fighting the attempts to repeal Obamacare.
Germany's extremist Alternative für Deutschland party is currently polling in third place.
INDEPENDENT MEDIA NEEDS YOUR SUPPORT
As a nonprofit publication, Truthout depends almost entirely on reader donations.
It takes only seconds to show your support for bold, uncompromising journalism.
Jeff Faux is the founder and former president of the Economic Policy Institute and the author of the new book, The Servant Economy: Where America's Elite is Sending the Middle Class (Wiley, 2012).