Tag Archives: Donald Trump

Reimagining the Middle Class

In her new book, Alissa Quart chronicles what happens when capitalism and families collide By Ann Neumann Source: The Baffler AS THE ECONOMIC STATUS OF MANY in the United States has declined over the past several decades, journalists have often focused on … Continue reading

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Jeff Sessions Reminds Everyone Why He’s the Worst Attorney General in Modern History

“He was a racist when appointed, a racist while serving, and a racist to the very end.” By Jessica Corbett Source: CommonDreams In his last “evil” act as head of the Justice Department under President Donald Trump, Jeff Sessions reminded … Continue reading

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Whither Russiagate?

By Philip Giraldi Source: OffGuardian Two years have passed since the 2016 presidential election. Allegations that foreign interference had influenced the result, perhaps decisively, began to surface even as the last ballots were being counted. Against all odds underdog Donald … Continue reading

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Democrats rally to defend fired Attorney General Sessions, Special Counsel Mueller

By Tom Eley Source: WSWS.org The Democrats and their fake “left” allies held war-mongering demonstrations in a number of cities on Thursday in defense of the fired far-right attorney general, Jeff Sessions, and the anti-Russia investigation being conducted by Special … Continue reading

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Time to Wake Up: the Neoliberal Order is Dying

By Jonathan Cook Source: CounterPunch In my recent essay, I argued that power in our societies resides in structure, ideology and narratives – supporting what we might loosely term our current “neoliberal order” – rather than in individuals. Significantly, our political … Continue reading

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CEOs should have been the fall guys; why are they still heroes?

By Carl Rhodes Source: aeon On 15 September 2008, the giant financial services firm Lehman Brothers filed for bankruptcy, starting a chain reaction that saw the global economy spiralling toward total collapse. The global financial crisis that ensued revealed just … Continue reading

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Digital Book Burners

By Kurt Nimmo Source: Another Day in the Empire Jamie Fly, a former high-ranking Bush era neocon, believes you shouldn’t have the right to post on social media. “Fly went on to complain that ‘all you need is an email’ … Continue reading

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Freedom Rider: Jamal Khashoggi and U.S. Hypocrisy

By Margaret Kimberley Source: Black Agenda Report The corporate media cry crocodile tears over the apparent murder of an elite, CIA-connected “dissident,” while papering over US complicity in Saudi war crimes in Yemen. “The Saudis may kill 50 Yemeni children … Continue reading

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