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John Kiriakou, USA 01/15/2018 0

Would Eric Holder Have Prosecuted Huma Abedin?

President Donald Trump called (again) last week for the Justice Department to initiate a criminal investigation of former Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin after the State Department posted thousands of emails and other documents that were found on the laptop of Abedin’s estranged husband, former congressman and current federal sex offender Anthony Weiner.
Richard Eskow, USA 01/14/2018 0

The GOP’s 100-Year War Is Bigger Than Taxes or Trump

While the nation obsesses about Trump, he and his fellow Republicans are radically rewiring our political and economic order.
Julia Conley, USA 01/12/2018 0

Trump Has Spent More Than Three Months This Year At His Properties, Adding to Ethics Concerns

"Americans, on average, get 15 paid vacation days a year, but use only 12. Trump has taken more than 100."
Robert Reich, USA 01/11/2018 0

A Year With Trump

Last week, Utah Senator Orrin Hatch stood on the White House lawn, opining that Donald Trump’s presidency could be “the greatest presidency that we’ve seen, not only in generations, but maybe ever.”
Juan Cole, USA 01/11/2018 0

Was Jesus a DACA Dreamer and Should He Have Been Deported/Crucified?

Jesus of Nazareth, according to the Gospels, was a displaced person.
Bob Burnett, USA 01/10/2018 0

Make America Weak Again

After 11 months of total Republican control in Washington, the United States has been weakened across-the-board. Here are ten ways that Donald Trump and company have diminished American society.
Darius Shahtahmasebi, USA 01/08/2018 0

Washington’s Pre-War Demonization Formula Is Targeting Iran, Again

U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley’s grandiose performance in front of the UN on December 15 should send shivers down the spines of those who remember Colin Powell’s equally disturbing performance in the months leading up to the 2003 invasion of Iraq. This is just the beginning of the a new media campaign against Iran with regime change as the end goal.
P.M. Carpenter, USA 01/06/2018 0

The fawning, bootlicking, brown-nosing vice president, Mike Pence

The Washington Post took a stopwatch and an abacus to the vice president's groveling today, and found that "over nearly three minutes, Pence offered plaudit after plaudit after plaudit, praising Trump's vision, his words, his strategy and his results in light of the passage of tax cuts.
Gaius Publius, USA 01/05/2018 0

What Would Happen If Sanders Ran for President in 2020?

I want to put this on people's radar and suggest a few questions as the drama begins to unfold: What would happen if Bernie Sanders ran for President in 2020?
Les Adler, USA 01/02/2018 0

Dancing on the Edge

In 1898 a mysterious explosion sank the American battleship Maine in Havana harbor. While the exact cause is still debated, the results were undeniable and decisive. Press and public clamor for retaliation led swiftly to an American declaration of war against Spain followed by an invasion of Cuba, the conquest the Philippines and Guam and the sudden leap of the United States into the position of world-wide imperialistic dominance it still occupies.