David Sirota

David Sirota

Denver, Colorado
Journalist. Denverite. Founder of The Daily Poster. Editor at Large of Jacobin. Columnist at The Guardian. Worked for Bernie in 2000 and then again in 2020.
Sep
15
Big Pharma’s Democrats

Big Pharma’s Democrats

Three House Dems working to kill drug price legislation raked in roughly $1.6 million from pharma donors — and the top aide for one of them is now a pharma lobbyist.
Sep
14
Reconciliation Bill Live Chat With Rep. Brendan Boyle On 9/17

Reconciliation Bill Live Chat With Rep. Brendan Boyle On 9/17

A discussion with the Progressive Caucus lawmaker who serves on the committee writing the major tax and health care portions of the biggest bill in Congress.
Sep
13
Yes, They Are “A Bunch Of Partisan Hacks”

Yes, They Are “A Bunch Of Partisan Hacks”

Amy Barrett defends her fellow right-wing justices and says they must be “hyper vigilant” about biases - just after she helped a fossil fuel giant that employed her dad.
Sep
12
WEEKEND READER: The Dirty Secrets Behind Manchin’s Coal Empire

WEEKEND READER: The Dirty Secrets Behind Manchin’s Coal Empire

The conservative Democratic Senator’s longtime coal businesses have avoided scrutiny — until now.
Sep
11
Ending The 9/11 Era

Ending The 9/11 Era

We can’t memory-hole what happened during and after the attacks — but we can learn from it.
Sep
09
Watch The Trailer: "Don't Look Up"

Watch The Trailer: "Don't Look Up"

The Daily Poster's David Sirota co-produced and helped develop the story for the Netflix blockbuster starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Jennifer Lawrence.
Sep
06
The Labor Day Graph That Says It All

The Labor Day Graph That Says It All

A reminder that if we hope to ever rebuild an economy that works for everyone, we need a much stronger labor movement.