Wednesday, July 8, 2020

Tag: Election 2016

The year of ‘post-truth’

Thanks to fake news and hyper partisanship, many of us can no longer distinguish facts from opinions – or lies.

Bernie Sanders: “We need to change the electoral college”

Many politicians are disappointed in the election process and the electoral college this year.

What is the ‘Trump Fix’?

Far from “draining” the Washington swamp, Trump is turning it into an exclusive jacuzzi for the rich.

Hillary Clinton lost the November election because she blew off Sanders...

The anger among Sanders backers by the time of the convention at the end of July was palpable.

Michael Moore to GOP electors: Vote against Trump and I will...

"Republican Electors – If you vote your conscience at noon and your state fines you for this, I will pay your fine."

Why President Trump will continue holding rallies

A president intent on developing a base of enthusiastic supporters who believe boldface lies poses a clear threat to American democracy. This is how tyranny begins.

Conflict of interest? Of course not.

Trump's new job responsibilities align perfectly with his business interests.

Beyond resistance: The story of 2016

Maybe someday we’ll look back and say this was the year a revolution began.

Empowering the people: More, not less democracy is the answer

We should always worry when elites begin to tell us that there’s too much democracy.

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A ‘historic day’ as federal judge orders shutdown and removal of Dakota Access Pipeline

This is the first time a federal judge has closed an operating pipeline for environmental reasons.

His own worst enemy, Trump drowns in his own swamp

Thus does Trump bring down the very doom and gloom, if not carnage, on himself invoked by his own lies and fear-mongering.

Police officers charged with murder after tasing man to death

“The actions of the district attorney in filing second degree-murder charges is a big step in providing the public with the security that law enforcement is going to be held accountable.”

Key US ally indicted for organ trade murder scheme

Is this the final unraveling of the Western narrative of "humanitarian intervention" in Kosovo, and a crack in the "accountability-free zone" of impunity for U.S. and allied war crimes?

Is US presidential candidate Joe Biden a war criminal?

Joe Biden had supported the Iraq War of 2003. But no one knows why he is running away from the truth.