Democratic Socialism Has Deep Roots in American Life

By Lawrence S. Wittner |
Courtesy Photo
Bernie Sanders, who describes himself as a democratic socialist, spoke to an enthusiastic crowd inside of the gymnasium at Benedict College on September 12, 2015.

The shock and disbelief with which many political pundits have responded to Bernie Sanders’ description of himself as a “democratic socialist”—a supporter of democratic control of the economy—provide a clear indication of how little they know about the popularity and influence of democratic socialism over the course of American history.

Airbush Makeup, Vintage Style

By Melissa Arens |
Photo by Sophie Odeilia Bauer Oona Baer wearing a vintage India-sourced handmade garment styled by Melissa Arens. Hair and makeup by Jenny Tuz, styling by Melissa Arens.

Jenny Tuz is a certified airbrush makeup artist who was trained under celebrity makeup artist Deborah Dietrich. Airbrush makeup gives a natural, flawless look to any skin type.The makeup Jenny uses is Kett cosmetics and is organic, vegan and cruelty free. With custom blended foundations to match any skin type this airbrush makeup goes on…