The Day After Election Day

By Rob Urie, Counterpunch. -

For the second election in a row two of the least favored politicians in American history represent the range of choices speaks to the vacuity of the ‘process.’ In the throes of electoral [...]

Trump And DeJoy’s Main Objective: Incapacitate The US Postal Service

By Michael Payne, Nation of Change. -

Why in the world would anyone want to do great harm to one of America’s oldest and most revered institutions, the USPS? Why? It’s the upcoming presidential election, stupid! Talk about a [...]

Obama, Harris And The Ruse Of Racial Representation

By Nelson Maldonado-Torres , Black Agenda Report. -

The nomination of Senator Kamala Harris to the position of Vice President of the United States has been widely recognized as a triumph for Black and Asian women in the country. Something similar [...]

The Two Parties Have Failed Us, But The People Can Succeed

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

The Republican and Democratic Party conventions showed that both major parties are failing to control the pandemic and protect people, address the climate crisis and clean up the environment, [...]

Venezuela: Aggression In October?

By Ángel Guerra Cabrera, La Pupila Insomne. -

A US-sponsored military aggression against Venezuela could take place before the November 3 elections in that country. On August 22, Admiral Remigio Ceballos, chief of the strategic operational [...]

Protesters Gather In ‘Noise Protest’ Outside Trump’s RNC Speech

By Associated Press. -

Hundreds of demonstrators gathered around the White House on Thursday night for a “noise demonstration and dance party” in an attempt to drown out President Donald Trump’s speech accepting the [...]

Biden Offers Nothing But More War, Austerity And White Supremacy

By Glen Ford, Black Agenda Report. -

The corporate Democrats are once again running as the Not-Trump Party, the second consecutive election in which they have succeeded in suppressing every issue except the fitness for office of one [...]

Voter Suppression Has Haunted The United States Since It Was Founded

By Amy McKeever, National Geographic. -

In 1787, the Founding Fathers wrestled over how to address suffrage in the U.S. Constitution. At the time, voting was restricted to wealthy white landowners. The framers debated whether it should [...]

Postal Service Halts Some Changes Amid Outcry, Protests And Lawsuits

By Lisa Mascaro and Anthony Izaguirre, Associated Press. -

Facing mounting public pressure and a crush of state lawsuits, President Donald Trump's new postmaster general announced Tuesday he is halting some operational changes to mail delivery that [...]

The Specter Of A Fascist Coup By Trump Haunts The US

By Roger Harris, Popular Resistance. -

Spreading faster than COVID-19 among those on the portside, warnings of a fascist-style coup by Trump are rampant this presidential campaign season. Meanwhile, in the real world, more than 51 [...]

How Trump Can Steal The 2020 Election

By Margaret Kimberley, Black Agenda Report. -

The election was stolen from Clinton four years ago and the even weaker 2020 candidate can expect the same fate. Republicans win the presidency when they steal votes. Democrats need a huge [...]

If Trump Wins, Russia Did It, If Biden Wins, It Was China And Iran

By Caitlan Johnstone. -

Mass media throughout the western world are uncritically passing along a press release from the US intelligence community because that’s what passes for journalism in a world where God is dead [...]