Tuesday, October 15, 2019

The political giving history of Trump’s Ukraine diplomats

Most campaign finance experts agree that soliciting a criminal investigation into a potential political opponent, at a bare minimum, likely goes against campaign finance law.

Trump’s decision to hamstring California’s climate authority is illogical and uninformed

Revoking California’s ability to set stricter air-pollution standards also misses three important benefits to California and the nation.

Bernie’s heart. And ours.

Bernie has a huge and eternally healthy heart, filled with the lifeblood of empathy and dedication. In essence, that’s what the Bernie 2020 campaign is all about.

US press horrified by Trump’s “shoot migrants in the legs” but ignores what Israeli...

The Jupiter-sized blind spot of US media managed to report without mentioning that this procedure, of shooting people massing on the border in the legs has over the past 18 months become the routine Israeli policy.

Nuclear powers once shared their technology openly – how Iran’s program fell on the...

As tensions remain at fever pitch between Tehran and Washington, Iran continues to breach limits agreed in the 2015 Iran deal, known...

Missed opportunities? Pros and cons of a ‘focused’ Trump impeachment inquiry

For almost two weeks, American news has been filled with stories about the possibility and soon enough reality of an impeachment inquiry in the country’s House of Representatives. The inquiry comes as a result of a whistleblower complaint...

‘We are at a crisis point’ warns new report exposing ‘science under siege’ from...

The Trump administration's attacks on science have reached a "crisis point," according to policy experts and ex-government officials who published a report...

Amid impeachment inquiry, Democrats can’t keep up with multi-million dollar spending by Trump allies

The impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump took center stage last week and helped both parties rake in millions of dollars. While the president’s...

Joe Biden’s third-quarter campaign fundraising millions of dollars less than Sanders despite big-money

Former Vice President Joe Biden relies heavily on high-dollar fundraisers and big-money donations to campaign for 2020 U.S. President. This third quarter,...

The Trump administration thinks grad students aren’t workers. Grad students tell them to think...

In 2016, the National Labor Relations Board ruled that student researchers and teaching assistants at private universities have the right to collectively...