Saturday, February 23, 2019
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The truth about Trumponomics

Economic nationalism is no substitute for building the competitiveness of American workers.

‘Nail in the Coffin’: Obama to Halt New Coal Mining Leases on Public Lands

"The only safe place for coal in the 21st century is deep underground—these reforms will help keep more of it there."

Murder as messaging

Under Trump, U.S. foreign policy hits violent new lows.

Will Congress reclaim war powers and end US military involvement in Saudi-led war in...

"The Senate will be able, for the first time, to debate and vote on a check on Trump's war-making in Yemen"

Starbucks Brews Up Food Donation Plan to Stop Hunger in America

Leftover panini and sandwiches at the chain’s stores will be taken to local food banks and pantries.

Code Blue: U.N. Accused of Giving Immunity to Peacekeepers Who Commit Sexual Abuse

The UN is being criticized for not looking into allegations of sexual exploitation of children by French peacekeeping troops. Only one man has been accused of such actions so far and now faces dismissal.

100 days of whoppers

Donald Trump, the candidate we dubbed the ‘King of Whoppers’ in 2015, has held true to form as president.

How Mexican farmers got the better of Trump

Turns out corn farmers south of the border know more about trade than the U.S. president.

Trump’s budget delivers big oil’s wish: Reducing strategic petroleum reserve

Trump's budget plan would not only reduce the SPR storage to a level of 260 million barrels, it would shut down two of the four SPR sites.

Whose Century Is It?

Perhaps this is no longer really the American century at all, despite the continuing status of the U.S. as the planet’s sole superpower.