Category: Politics

Bad-Ass Democrats

This article appeared November 16, 2006 on The Huffington Post.   “I’d rather vote for what I want, and not get it,” said Eugene Debs, “than vote for what I don’t want, and get it.” Debs, of course, ran for

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Alternative Inaugural Presidential Address

Delivered By Tad Daley in January 2005 Before Southern California Americans for Democratic Action, University of Southern California College Democrats, Stanford University’s Bechtel International Center, and the University of California at Berkeley International House. It also appeared in the January

Posted in Kucinich Campaign, Politics

Nuclear Proliferation: One Cheer for Kerry

This piece appeared the week before the November 2004 election on Progressive Democrats of America ( and The Nuclear Age Peace Foundation. On the small nuclear questions, Kerry is far superior to Bush. On the big nuclear question, Kerry might

Posted in Abolishing Nuclear Weapons, Politics

Addressing the Cold War’s Unfinished Business

This article, co-authored by Sen. Alan Cranston and Dr. Tad Daley, appeared as an OpEd in the LA Times on June 4, 2000. A Bold Candidate Could Gain Votes By Pledging to Fulfill Our NPT Promise – Reaffirmed in May

Posted in Abolishing Nuclear Weapons, Politics