Tuesday, January 26, 2021

Tag: GOP

Trump has removed the heart and soul of the Republican Party....

Most of them feel that the party cannot be reformed but that a new party must be created with new ideas, a new agenda, and new directions.

After Trump: Can the GOP sell itself as the party of...

"The future of the [Republican] party is based on a multiethnic, multiracial working class coalition." and that, “...the free market exists to serve our people. Our people don’t exist to serve the free market.”

‘I mostly listen’: Offering blueprint for democrats, Green New Deal champion...

“I don’t show up and talk about myself,” says Maxmin, who this week unseated the state’s Republican Senate Minority Leader. “I really try and listen and make sure that the voices that I hear are reflected in our campaign.”

‘Look for power in the shadows’: Watch Sheldon Whitehouse shine light...

“Something is not right around the court. And dark money has a lot to do with it. Special interests have a lot to do with it.”

The public, the personal, and the utter hypocrisy of the GOP

The underlying issue is the common good, what we owe each other as members of the same society.

What you need to know about the GOP takeover of the...

We must see the GOP’s exercise of raw power for what it is and meet it with even greater force.

Showing 76% of Coney Barrett rulings put corporate interests over people,...

Trump's selection of Barrett to replace the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg represents an agenda to favor corporations and the wealthy.

Where did the GOP go?

The Republican platform — and the Republican Party itself — has been reduced to one word: Trump.

‘Silence is complicity’: GOP condemned for doing nothing as Trump openly...

“Donald Trump knows that if the people are heard in November, he and Republicans up and down the ballot will lose,” said Sen. Elizabeth Warren. “This is what we’re up against—and this is why we have to fight back with all we’ve got.”

Sen Bernie Sanders calls out GOP for inadequately addressing police violence...

“Now is not the time to think small or respond with superficial, bureaucratic proposals.”

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Keystone XL pipeline canceled. Here’s what it means for the future fight against fossil...

“Rescinding KXL’s permit is a promising early signal that the new administration is listening to our concerns and will take issues of climate and Indigenous justice seriously. We have to insist that it not stop there.”

The Leadership Institute: Conservative PR school

Trumpism, most unfortunately, is still with us—as is The Leadership Institute with its arch right-wing operation, now extending globally.

‘Treasonous’ Patriots? Defunct exceptionalism? Inverse MAGA? The right smash-mouths its own perfidy

A cult of empty-headed, arm-waving stunts, as with the "rigged" election, is in the end no more than absurdist tomfoolery.

Virginia police officers suspended without pay for joining Capitol riots

The penalty for the misdemeanor is up to a year in jail. The penalty for the petty offense is up to six months in jail.

‘We’ve let the worst happen’: Reflecting on 400,000 dead

Eight months later, with 300,000 additional American lives lost and the chaotic distribution of the vaccine underway, Caroline Chen, health care reporter, shares her thoughts on where we are and what happens next.