Monday, September 28, 2020

Tag: border wall

Bernie Sanders responds to Trump’s border wall address, debunking president’s lies...

Sen. Bernie Sanders called out the president for lying to the American people and creating a false crisis at the border.

Bernie Sanders rebukes Trump for Stoking ‘fear and hatred’ with lie-soaked...

"Mr. President, we don’t need to create artificial crises. We have enough real ones. Let us end this shutdown and bring the American people together around an agenda that will improve life for all of our people."

Trump’s delusion about the wall that never was

Let’s be clear on one thing: There is no Wall. There never has been a serious plan to build a Wall. And there never will be a Wall.

New survey shows majority of Americans are against funding for the...

"What if we instead added $5.7 billion in teacher pay? Or replacing water pipes? Or college tuition/prescription refill subsidies? Or green jobs?"

Ocasio-Cortez: If US has $5.7 billion for Trump’s border wall, what...

"And just like that, GOP discovers $5.7 billion for a wall," says the incoming congresswoman. "But notice how no one's asking the GOP how they're paying for it."

The border fetish

The U.S. frontier as a zone of profit and sacrifice.

Trump wants $1.6 billion for the border wall. That covers just...

All this for a boondoggle project most Americans continue to oppose.

The gaping hole in Trump’s border wall

The problem with Trump's bombastic presidential promises is that they turn out to be duds.

Race, belonging, and unconditional white amnesty

Though Trump casts amnesty as incompatible with “being a country of rules,” history proves otherwise.

The cost of Trump’s wall compared to the programs he’s proposing...

America may get its border wall. It just might have to do without a lot else.

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The rise of Christian nationalism in America

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Trump breaks world records for longest tax audit, if not presidential scandals

Why doesn’t every pundit and every journalist keep repeating: “Deliver the returns. Cut the audit BS. End the legal smoke and mirrors.”

How hypocrites in high places have contributed to the riots in the streets

A decades-long wealth grab by the richest Americans has left millions of Americans on the brink of poverty — and poverty begets violence.