Stories by Laura Flanders

Laura Flanders is the host and founder of the Laura Flanders Show. She is the author of "Bushwomen: Tales of a Cynical Species" and "Blue Grit: True Democrats Take Back Politics from the Politicians." Read her interviews and reports at LauraFlanders.com or write to her [email protected] subscribe to Laura Flanders's feed

Posted on: Jun 22, 2017, Source: The Laura Flanders Show

Democrats need to be fighting in the states and in the streets.

Posted on: May 25, 2017, Source: The Laura Flanders Show

Trump rants about he decline of coal, but as many retail workers have been laid off since October, as work in the entire American coal industry.

Posted on: Apr 27, 2017, Source: The Laura Flanders Show

How to continue the momentum from the decentralized "flourishing of street protests."

Posted on: Mar 16, 2017, Source: The Laura Flanders Show

The president's attacks on judges are straight out of the Republican playbook.

Posted on: Mar 16, 2017, Source: The Laura Flanders Show

President Trump is pushing every available panic button and seeing which ones work.

Posted on: Mar 15, 2017, Source: The Laura Flanders Show

The more we're divided, the more Trump/Bannon win.

Posted on: Mar 15, 2017, Source: The Laura Flanders Show

Perjury’s bad, but being a pathological racist should be more than enough to disqualify Sessions from becoming Attorney General.

Posted on: Dec 1, 2016, Source: The Laura Flanders Show

The Fifth Estate is in for a long four years.

Posted on: Nov 29, 2016, Source: The F Word

What history can teach us about Trump's rise.

Posted on: Oct 26, 2016, Source: The Laura Flanders Show

On what the glass ceiling actually means, with inspiration from Anna Julia Cooper.

Posted on: Oct 19, 2016, Source: The Laura Flanders Show

Don't neglect the down ballot candidates!

Posted on: Oct 18, 2016, Source: The Laura Flanders Show

We're going to be all right.

Posted on: Jun 29, 2016, Source: The Laura Flanders Show

Journalist Paul Mason discusses post-capitalism, Middle East correspondent Patrick Cockburn explores ISIS, and Laura asks what’s missing from the LGBTQ Pride celebrations.

Posted on: Jun 28, 2016, Source: The Laura Flanders Show

Socialist Seattle Councilwoman Kshama Sawant discusses the radical potential of Bernie's politics, the possibilities for Socialism in America

Posted on: Jun 21, 2016, Source: The F Word

Remembering a forgotten feminist and 19th century leftist leader.

Posted on: May 24, 2016, Source: The F Word

How hedge fund billionaires wield outsize power over state economies.

Posted on: May 18, 2016, Source: The F Word

The Panama Papers are just one part of America's history of dodging taxes.

Posted on: Mar 22, 2016, Source: The F Word

How taxpayers unwittingly subsidize churches.

Posted on: Mar 16, 2016, Source: The F Word

Broken toilet seats in student bathrooms, mushrooms on their classroom walls, leaking ceilings — all tied to a lack of funding.

Posted on: Mar 12, 2016, Source: The F Word

Companies took advantage of low commercial rents to remake cities in their image.

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