Saturday, February 4, 2023

Tag: Inauguration 2017

#DAPL mogul cut $250,000 check to Trump’s inauguration

Several other companies that later benefited from executive actions taken by President Trump also donated to the inauguration.

Donald Trump inauguration bankrolled by corporate giants

Many companies, executives have business before federal government.

Exclusive: A cold sense of dread: Inaugural 2017

What is it that draws people to this man?

Inauguration day: Letter to a Trump voter

Here’s one thing we can already agree on: With this inauguration, our nation and our world are about to change forever.

Big protests are fine, but here’s a to-do list for lasting...

After the inauguration and the Women’s March on Washington, what comes next? To make real change, we’ll need to build power where we live.

Imagining a Sanders presidency beginning on Jan. 20

It was not your normal inaugural address to be sure!

Nearly 60 legislators boycotting Trump’s inauguration

At least 59 House Democrats have announced that they will not attend Trump’s inauguration on Friday.

‘Tis the nightmare before chaos

When rational essays struggle to capture all the madness, what other choice for writers but satiric sadness?

The consent of the governed

We have entered a new era, a presidency of protest and an increasingly illegitimate government. We have the power to withdraw our consent from hate and exploitation and build love and prosperity.

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How corporations hope to eviscerate workers’ right to strike

Corporations so fear this kind of worker power that they’re asking the U.S. Supreme Court to rig the scales and help them kill future strikes before they even begin.

‘Death sentence for women and families’: US court blocks domestic violence gun ban

The court ruled that the law prohibiting people with domestic violence restraining orders from owning guns "fails to pass constitutional muster," and that the ban is an outlier "that our ancestors never would have accepted."

Can the Military-Industrial Complex be tamed?

Cutting the Pentagon's budget in half would finally force the generals to think.

Department of Veteran Affairs exceeds goal of providing safe, stable homes to veterans in...

The VA permanently housed 40,401 homeless veterans.

The interminable, withering babble from today’s Tower of Babel

When the end is messianic, imperial, “destiny” or God’s will—human fabrications made into commandments—all civilized bets are off.