Micah Uetricht is the managing editor of Jacobin magazine and coauthor of the forthcoming Bigger than Bernie: How We Go from the Sanders Campaign to Democratic Socialism (Verso, 2020).
VoicesIn 2000, Pete Buttigieg Wrote an Essay Praising Bernie Sanders. What, Exactly, Did He Admire?
Buttigieg’s politics are the inverse of Sanders’s ironclad democratic socialism, but spoken with the same resoluteness of tone and courage of conviction.
Accused Torturer Jon Burge Died Last Week, but His Legacy of Brutal, Racist Policing Lives on in Chicago
Jon Burge’s torture was a particularly morbid symptom of a much larger problem of racism and brutality among Chicago cops.