Friday, January 22, 2021

Will the Senate confirm coup plotter Nuland?

Victoria Nuland would be a ticking time-bomb in Biden’s State Department, waiting to sabotage his better angels much as she undermined Obama’s second-term diplomacy.

QAnon pop quiz: How to rank American Presidents

There are no trick questions. The same does not go for the answers.

Biden’s $1.9 trillion relief plan: $400 unemployment boost, $1,400 checks, and billions in additional...

“Congress should immediately move to pass President-elect Biden’s plan,” said Claire Guzdar of the Groundwork Collaborative. “And we can’t stop there.”

The first ever US oil lease sale in the Arctic is a huge fail

“Essentially, the Trump administration had a party, hoped the oil industry would show up, and it didn’t.”

Sedition caucus mimics Trump’s worst sin: Demolition of content—legal, moral, democratic or electoral

The party of primitive deplorables, thinking it too could play with fire, is facing an outraged majority. Too bad it took so long.

Is impeaching President Trump ‘pointless revenge’? Not if it sends a message to future...

If Congress chooses to impeach President Trump, it is because there is a need to mark out, through a definitive statement, what no president ought to do.

‘What the hell happened?’: Bowman introduces COUP Act to investigate pro-Trump mob’s Capitol attack

The bill seeks to "establish an investigation into any further ties between Capitol Police and white supremacy, insurrectionism, or fascism."

Amerikan Republic: Without the banana!

As this new Biden administration will reveal, just like with Obama before him, little will be done to counteract the super rich who run this empire.

The Trump administration’s parting outrage against Cuba

Just like millions of U.S. citizens, Cubans are counting the days until the Trump administration becomes history and hoping the next administration will offer some relief.

Denouncing Republican evils can’t do much for the Biden presidency without demanding progressive policies

As Biden prepares to move into the White House, progressives are in much better shape to put up a fight -- not only against the right wing but also against corporate Democratic elites.