Stories by Joshua Holland

Joshua Holland is Senior Digital Producer at, and host of Politics and Reality Radio. He's the author of The 15 Biggest Lies About the Economy. Drop him an email or follow him on Twitter.  subscribe to Joshua Holland's feed

Posted on: Feb 12, 2016, Source: Raw Story

Some Sanders supporters are convinced that the super delegates backing Clinton is evidence that the game is rigged.

Posted on: Sep 28, 2015, Source: The Nation

Since the very beginning, Islam has been part of the social fabric of this country.

Posted on: Aug 4, 2015, Source: Raw Story

'You simply can’t drink every time one of these guys says something silly,' said the Surgeon General.

Posted on: Mar 17, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The corporate Right obscured how they've rigged the "free market" so they always come out on top.

Posted on: Mar 10, 2015, Source: AlterNet

At least she put up a fight before succumbing to the imperatives of the real world.

Posted on: Dec 29, 2014, Source: AlterNet

How can we rationally pursue our self-interests when we don't know what's going on?

Posted on: Dec 29, 2014, Source: AlterNet

All of the false narratives are intended to distract from the structural causes of poverty and inequality.

Posted on: Dec 3, 2014, Source:

We're spending more money on rent without a raise in our income.

Posted on: Sep 3, 2014, Source: Moyers & Company

Poverty? Jobs? Worker's rights? Reality has gone AWOL.

Posted on: Jul 20, 2014, Source:

Overall, the Democratic advantage is most pronounced among younger, unmarried women.

Posted on: Jul 16, 2014, Source: Bill Moyers

Wingnuts are hurling epithets at fleeing children, and media coverage of their plight is no less repugnant.

Posted on: Jun 15, 2014, Source:

“Republicans and Democrats are more divided along ideological lines than at any point in the last two decades."

Posted on: Jun 6, 2014, Source:

Hundreds of years of slavery and the American-style apartheid known as Jim Crow continue to hurt the economic prospects of African-American babies born today.

Posted on: Apr 18, 2014, Source: Moyers and Company

The right's freak out over the social safety net is nothing new.

Posted on: Apr 5, 2014, Source:

We might just find a silver lining to the dark clouds that McCutcheon and Citizens United represent.

Posted on: Mar 11, 2014, Source: Moyers & Company

Contrary to conservative myths, raising the minimum wage would boost the economy, benefit all workers, and won't hurt consumers.

Posted on: Feb 17, 2014, Source:

Union-busters mounted a coordinated campaign, even telling Tennesseans that the union wanted to take their guns.

Posted on: Jan 22, 2014, Source:

Many arrive at essentialist explanations of their affluence — that it’s due to their better genes, that they have a temperament that’s built for success, that they’re just the kind of people.

Posted on: Dec 17, 2013, Source:

America criminalizes acts that other countries view as civil violations.

Posted on: Nov 26, 2013, Source:

A new report discusses some of the techniques. They can be devious.