Kathleen Geier is a Chicago-based writer and researcher who has written
for The Baffler, The Nation and The Washington Monthly.
Yes, A Woman Can Beat Trump
Democrats have learned all the wrong lessons from the 2016 election. MORE
Views · June 13, 2019
Elizabeth Warren’s Universal Child Care Plan Is a Good Start. Other 2020 Candidates Can Up the Ante.
Warren's plan represents a big step forward, but we should demand something far bolder to address the child care crisis in America. MORE
Views · February 26, 2019
Democrats’ Waffling on Abortion Rights Isn’t Just Wrong, It’s a Huge Political Mistake
The party needs an uncompromising moral vision that will energize its base: pro-choice women. MORE
Features · May 30, 2017
The Clintons’ Dominance of Democratic Politics Is Over—And They Will Not Be Remembered Fondly
Self-inflicted wounds, an out-of-touch candidate and a party more concerned about Wall Street than the working class sealed the Clinton campaign's defeat. MORE
Features · November 28, 2016
If Hillary Clinton and Tim Kaine are “Progressive,” Then the Word Has Lost All Meaning
How the term 'progressive' became an empty marketing tool for corporate Democrats. MORE
Features · August 9, 2016
The Bernie Debate: Would Sanders Advance Feminism and Racial Justice Better Than Clinton?
Feminists debate symbolism, socialism and racial politics in the presidential race MORE
Act Locally · August 10, 2015