Why ‘Minimum Wage’ Laws Are Cruel

By: Trevor Loudon | The Epoch Times Service Employees International Union members celebrate after California Governor Jerry Brown signed landmark legislation SB 3 into law in Los Angeles, Calif. on April 4, 2016. (David McNew/Getty Images) Few government measures are crueler to the poor and disadvantaged in society than minimum wage laws. Promoted by self-righteous socialists and fawning, gutless … [Read more...]

Kamala Harris’ Socialist Ties

By: Trevor Loudon | The Epoch Times U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) speaks to reporters after announcing her candidacy for President of the United States, at Howard University, her alma mater, on January 21, 2019 in Washington, DC. Harris is the first African-American woman to announce a run for the White House in 2020. Al Drago/Getty Images Democratic presidential primary front-runner Sen. Kamala Harris … [Read more...]

Toni Preckwinkle: Will Chicago Elect A Socialist Mayor?

By: Trevor Loudon | The Epoch Times Toni Preckwinkle. Charles Edward Miller from Chicago, United States [CC BY-SA 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)] On Feb. 26, former federal prosecutor Lori Lightfoot and Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle won the top two spots in Chicago’s mayoral primary. After beating 12 other candidates, Lightfoot, who received 97,000 votes (17.5 … [Read more...]

The Marxist Roots of ‘Medicare for All’

By: Trevor Loudon | The Epoch Times U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) speaks during a healthcare rally at the 2017 Convention of the California Nurses Association/National Nurses Organizing Committee on September 22, 2017, in San Francisco, California. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images When Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal (D-WA) announced the launch of H.R.1384, “Medicare for All,” on the Capitol steps on Feb. 27, … [Read more...]

How ‘Illegal Immigrant’ Amnesty Could Destroy American Liberty

By: Trevor Loudon | The Epoch Times Thousands of demonstrators march through downtown to City Hall in one of several May Day marches and rallies in southern California and in at least 75 cities nationwide to press for immigrant and labor rights on May 1, 2007 in Los Angeles, California. David McNew/Getty Images There is no issue that will more decisively spell the end of American liberty than that of … [Read more...]

The Red Roots of the ‘Green New Deal’: Part 2

By: Trevor Loudon | The Epoch Times Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) and Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA) (R) announce the Green New Deal outside the U.S. Capitol on Feb. 7, 2019. (SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images) This article is Part 2 of a two-part series on the “Green New Deal.” Also see ‘Green New Deal’ Could Plunge the World Into War: Part 1. Calls for a “Green New Deal” are rapidly building on the U.S. … [Read more...]

‘Green New Deal’ Could Plunge the World into War: Part 1

By: Trevor Loudon | The Epoch Times A Chinese naval officer communicates with his French counterparts during a joint exercise March 16, 2004, in the East China Sea STR/AFP/Getty Images This article is Part 1 of a two-part series on the “Green New Deal.” Part 2 will address the organizations promoting this massive socialist proposal. The “Green New Deal” currently being promoted by socialist Rep. … [Read more...]

Pro-Iran Socialist Yasmine Taeb Runs for Virginia State Senate

By: Trevor Loudon | The Epoch Times Ibrahim Hooper (R), Corey Saylor (C), and Gadeir Abbas (L), of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), speak to the media about the executive order U.S. President Donald Trump signed today about middle east travel, on March 6, 2017 in Washington, DC. Mark Wilson/Getty Images Muslim socialist attorney Yasmine Taeb is challenging Virginia Senate Minority Leader … [Read more...]

Democrats Allow Communists to Infiltrate their Party Across the Nation

By: Trevor Loudon | The Epoch Times The Communist Party USA (CPUSA) is infiltrating the Democratic Party across the country. Communists, some openly, some secretly, are working in Democratic campaigns, holding Democratic Party leadership positions, and even running for public office on the Democratic Party ballot line. The communists also are pushing their policies inside the Democratic Party, to the … [Read more...]

Will ‘Democratic Socialism’ Lead to Communism?

By: Trevor Loudon | The Epoch Times Supporters of Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) on the first day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia on July 25, 2016. Bernie Sanders promotes Democratic Socialism. (Joe Raedle/Getty Images) So, what’s the difference between democratic socialism and communism? Usually, five to 10 years. Seriously, though, this question comes up a lot in the age of Bernie … [Read more...]

Presidential Hopeful Cory Booker’s Communist Connections

By: Trevor Loudon | The New American https://youtu.be/mrBrP4i0_RQ Trevor Loudon sits in with The New American to discuss Presidential candidate Cory Booker’s history and connections. Booker announced late last week his intent to run for the 2020 Presidency. Related links: Trevor Loudon’s New Zeal Blog KeyWiki Booker Announces for President; Bathroom Assault Accusation Unresolved … [Read more...]

Trevor Loudon’s 2019 List of Socialists and Communists in Congress

By: Trevor Loudon | New Zeal I’ve been asked to compile a list of socialists and communists in Congress. A friend of mine was challenged to name “even two socialists in Congress.” Altogether, if you add in Islamist connections I think about 100 members of the House of Representatives would struggle to pass a low-level background security check..but guess what? There are no security … [Read more...]

Weekly Featured Profile – Bruce Wright

Bruce Wright KeyWiki.org Rev. Dr. Bruce Wright of Refuge Ministries in St. Petersburg Floridabelieves in socialist revolution and that "right-wing teachings contradict Christ." He recently wrote: 2019 must be a year of uprising and action. We must collectivly come together and take to the streets. We must organize, we must strategize, we must look at what must be done to … [Read more...]

A Beginner’s Guide To American Communist Parties: Part 2

By: Trevor Loudon | The Epoch Times A Socialist Party supporter holds a protest sign at a rally to urge Congress to vote against a limited military strike. Photo by David McNew/Getty Images. Part Two of this article addresses American communist groups who organize outside of the Democratic Party, unlike their Democrat Party-friendly counterparts, who were discussed in Part One. Broadly speaking, there … [Read more...]

Meet God’s Communists

By: Trevor Loudon | The Epoch Times A priest walks to the sanctuary following a mass. Photo by Jeff Swensen/Getty Images. The Communist Party USA (CPUSA) has a Religion Commission, where socialist pastors, religious academics, and laypeople network to spread Marxist ideas through their churches, synagogues, temples, and mosques. The United States is a deeply religious country. Very early on, the CPUSA … [Read more...]

A Beginner’s Guide To American Communist Parties: Part 1

By: Trevor Loudon | The Epoch Times US Democratic Representative from New York Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (L) speaks with Democratic Representative from Michigan Rashida Tlaib at the Capitol in Washington, DC, on January 16, 2019. Photo by NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images) It’s been this author’s experience that most American journalists, politicians, police officers, and even intelligence officers have … [Read more...]

Our Revolution: Marxist Trojan Horse Inside The Democratic Party

By: Trevor Loudon | The Epoch Times Former Presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) speaks at the Our Revolution Massachusetts Rally at the Orpheum Theatre on March 31, 2017, in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Scott Eisen/Getty Images) In the 2018 election cycle, a Marxist-led organization claiming more than 100,000 members in 50 states helped elect one U.S. senator, 10 members of Congress, … [Read more...]

Weekly Featured Profile – Rick Nagin

KeyWiki.org Rick Nagin Rick Nagin is a prominent Ohio activist and member of the Communist Party USA. Nagin is an Ohio correspondent for the Peoples World and has written for the paper since 1970. Nagin is a member of the Newspaper Guild, Communications Workers of America, and he is a delegate to the North Shore AFL-CIO and serves on its political coordinator’s committee. He also represents the Peoples … [Read more...]

A Tribute To The Late Great Admiral Ace Lyons

By: Trevor Loudon | New Zeal A great American patriot died a few days ago, Admiral Ace Lyons, once the commander of the US Pacific Fleet was a military man who took his oath to defend the Constitution ‘against all enemies, foreign and domestic” as a lifetime commitment. The last time I saw Admiral Lyons was at the South Carolina Tea Party Convention in Myrtle Beach in February. Though in his nineties … [Read more...]

Congressional Progressive Caucus Gets Foreign Advice on How to Socialize Democratic Party

New Zeal | The Epoch Times About eight months before the midterm elections this year, the Congressional Progressive Caucus (CPC) met with European socialists and communists at an “off-the-record, invite-only” strategy meeting in Baltimore. The European socialists shared their tactics in moving European politics further to the left and encouraged the American activists at the meeting to move the Democratic … [Read more...]

Does Freshman California Congressman Mike Levin Owe His Job to Communists?

New Zeal | The Epoch Times The Democratic Party’s clean sweep of California’s once deeply conservative Orange County brought several new far-leftists into the U.S. House of Representatives. One of the most radical is the 49th District’s new congressman, Mike Levin. The freshman representative has already joined the communist-allied Congressional Progressive Caucus — not a surprise, considering that … [Read more...]

Pro-China Labor Group Helped Flip 2 Senate Seats in Nevada

New Zeal | The Epoch Times A Beijing-aligned U.S. labor group is actively involved in state elections. The Asian Pacific American Labor Alliance (APALA) has helped Democrat candidates win several close races, including two U.S. Senate contests in Nevada. In the 2018 election cycle, about 30 APALA canvassers knocked on doors in Las Vegas from the end of September. According to APALA coordinator Kathleen Flores, … [Read more...]

Congressional Progressive Caucus Has Extensive Ties To Marxist Organizations

New Zeal | The Epoch Times The Congressional Progressive Caucus is by far the largest and most influential coalition in the federal government. It is also the most radical, having extensive ties to several major Marxist organizations. Buoyed by an influx of new far-left members, the caucus has struck a deal with Democratic House leader Nancy Pelosi to significantly increase socialist power in the U.S. House … [Read more...]

DSA Marxists Rack Up Victories On Election Day

New Zeal | The Epoch Times America’s largest Marxist organization, the Democratic Socialists of America (DSA), won big on election night 2018. Working in conjunction with four pro-China/pro-Cuba organizations (Communist Party USA, Committees of Correspondence for Democracy and Socialism, Freedom Road Socialist Organization and LeftRoots), the Marxist left ran approximately 300 candidates — almost all posing as … [Read more...]

Weekly Featured Profile – Emiliana Sparaco

KeyWiki.org Emiliana Sparaco is a San Diego based member of the Communist Party USA and an SEIU organizer. Until 2016, she was a national leader of the Young Communist League and active in CPUSA Environmental Action a closed Facebook group which is "a meeting place for members and friends of the Communist Party USA to discuss environmental issues (especially climate change), share information, and coordinate … [Read more...]

‘Maoist’ Network Backing Espy’s Mississippi Senate Race Operates ‘Under the Radar’

New Zeal | The Epoch Times Mega-wealthy, far-left attorney Steve Phillips, through his political action committee PowerPAC+, is throwing huge sums of money and resources “under the radar” to back Democratic candidate Mike Espy in the tight Mississippi U.S. Senate race that will be decided on Nov. 27. While Espy paints himself as a relatively moderate Democrat, Phillips — who is based in San Francisco — is … [Read more...]

Socialist Members Of Congress? Nothing New

New Zeal | The Epoch Times Conservative media pundits have been aghast that the new Congress will include two open socialists: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez from New York and Rashida Tlaib from Michigan. Both are dues-paying members of America’s largest Marxist organization, the Democratic Socialists of America (DSA). Conservatives need to get real. Communists — and the DSA is a communist organization — have … [Read more...]

Weekly Featured Profile – Spencer Resnick

KeyWiki.org Spencer Resnick is a Poughkeepsie, New York activist. He is an organizer at Nobody Leaves Mid-Hudson, a "community organizing," voter registration group with ties to the pro-China Freedom Road Socialist Organization. He is a former Field Canvasser with the far-left Working Families Party. Spencer Resnick has been involved with Young Democratic Socialists/Democratic Socialists of America since at … [Read more...]

The Truth About Brazil’s Coming President Jair Bolsinaro

New Zeal All going well, the very impressive Jair Bolisanaro should be elected president of Brazil today. Bolisanaro is a dedicated anti-communist and a Brazilian patriot. He will be a great ally for President Trump. If Bolsinaro wins, he will be vilified by the international left. This interview gives a great background on Bolsinaro and Latin American politics. … [Read more...]

The Radical Democrats of the Senate Judiciary Committee

By: Trevor Loudon | New Zeal | The Epoch Times The Kavanaugh Supreme Court Senate hearings both transfixed and horrified America. Over the last few weeks, many have watched in increasing disbelief at the theatrics, grandstanding, walk-outs, and complete lack of goodwill exhibited by the Democratic contingent of the Senate Judiciary Committee. Most Americans who follow politics superficially, or not at all, … [Read more...]