Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Tag: Trump

The 3 choices when it comes to Trump

Democracy is fragile, it requires all of us to protect it.

Forget Trump; His party is the problem now

Even if Trump stepped down or was removed, another Republican would replace him – that's the real problem.

The strategy of maximal extraction

This is how Donald Trump plans to enlist fossil fuels in the struggle for global dominance.

Trump’s divide-and-conquer strategy

Nothing could be more dangerous to our democracy and society.

Trump voters: One Year in, and he’s broken 20 big promises...

Here are 20 promises he made, but has yet to keep.

3 reasons why so many people still support Trump

"This administration isn't just targeting the laws that protect us – they are targeting the very idea that we are all worthy of protection."

As Trump unfurls infrastructure plan, Iowa bill seeks to criminalize pipeline...

“This latest attempt by Big Oil to silence dissent is no surprise.”

Grading Trump and SOTU

Overall Ranking: America is too divided and too partisan.

Why the American majority despises Trump’s Washington

Why do these doofuses keep trying to shove such wildly unpopular measures down people's throats?

How we got Donald Trump

Our president is a product and beneficiary of several decades worth of vainglory, cynicism, epic folly, political cowardice, missed opportunities, and a public not given to paying attention.

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Trump just admitted on live television he will ‘terminate’ Social Security and Medicare if...

"We just heard it straight from Trump's own mouth: If reelected, he will destroy Social Security."

A good news storyline: Trump repudiated, Biden steady but insufficient. Enter systemic reformers.

Biden is no FDR. To expect systemic reform from Biden is naive but to envision him as a stepping stone is good progressive strategy.

It could have been different

And keep in mind, when assessing this world I’m going to leave behind to those I hold near and dear, that Covid-19 is hardly the worst of it. Behind that pandemic is something so much worse.

Era of US domination of Latin America coming to an end

As U.S. empire fades, so might the Monroe Doctrine come to an end.

Bernie and colleagues introduce Make Billionaires Pay Act

“As our country faces vast economic and health needs, billionaires continue to display their appetite for greed.”