In an Empire, There Are No Citizens, Only Subjects

by Michael Novick, Anti-Racist Action-L.A. You might think it's a good thing, a sign of the times, that an avowed socialist is making a credible run for the presidency and drawing big crowds and thousands of small donations wherever he goes. And indeed it is a testament to the fact that, 25 years after the end of "Cold War I" and the "Red Menace," the idea of socialism is quite popular with young people, for whom capitalism appears as organized greed, theft and planetary destruction. But dig [...]