Thursday, April 22, 2021

Tag: Donald Trump

Trump, defying custom, hasn’t given the National Archives records of his...

Almost 10% of the president’s total public speeches are excluded from the official record.

Comeback for truth? Criminal comeuppance for Trump’s reign of terror, impoverished...

A tsunami of criminal indictments, buoyed by massive civil penalties – who cares then if Trump ends up a jailbird?

Trump & Biden’s secret bombing wars

President Biden cannot restore the world’s respect for American leadership, or the American public’s support for our foreign policy, by piling more lies, secrets and atrocities on top of those he has inherited.

Relatable, reality president mortifies creepy, anti-reality pretend president

A genuine Biden more greatly contrasts the fake Trump than the slicker, more charming Obama or dull Dubya, the phony cowboy.

Trump’s failed environmental policies caused 22,000 deaths, new report finds

So how quickly can we expect a new tide of equitable environmental policy in a new administration?

Epigrams on the Trump slump: The nightmare fades

Justice for this disgraced messiah is conviction as pariah.

Cancel perks for the worst president in history

No cushy benefits. No national security briefings. No perks for the worst president in history.

Independent impeachment & emoluments scrutiny essential—or Trump II looms

Until strict categories about impeachment or emoluments, let alone lying, are enacted, with strong penalties levied by independent commissions, the uncivilized barbarians among us will wreck havoc.

On tap: More violent MAGA sedition, even mock secession? Spineless Repugs...

Despite being the slam-dunk impeachment of all time, cowardly Repugs can still betray their honor and oaths to the Constitution.

Congress could use an arcane section of the 14th Amendment to...

Section 3 of the 14th Amendment was created to tackle a different problem related to the Civil War: insurrection.


The unraveling of the American empire

U.S. leadership has stumbled from one military debacle to another, a trajectory mirroring the sad finales of other historical imperial powers.

PPE may save human lives, but it’s deadly for wildlife

Welcome to the world’s new pollution problem.

Total number of black Americans killed by the US police. Why Joe Biden may...

In clear words, he could be considered as a threat to minority voters.

Derek Chauvin found guilty of murdering George Floyd

Derek Chauvin was convicted on one count of second degree manslaughter, one count of second degree murder, and one count of third degree murder.

Vietnam veterans descended on the Capitol 50 years ago this week—not to impede democracy...

Bigger than the Jan. 6 insurrection, the 1971 antiwar mobilization known as Operation Dewey Canyon III altered the course of the war and uplifted the nation.