Stopping Trump’s Immigrant Abuse Requires Understanding Obama

By Roqayah Chamseddine, In These Times -

Those fitting the national security state's classification of “illegal alien” are subjected to violent administrative detention processes and a myriad of enforcement procedures intended to [...]

Bolton Foreign Policy Causing Division In Trump Administration – US Activist

By Staff, Sputnik News -

Foreign policy moves promoted by White House National Security Advisor John Bolton with respect to Venezuela and other countries are causing a split in the Trump administration, Popular [...]

US Blasted At UN For Recognising Israeli Sovereignty Over Golan

By Staff, Al Jazeera -

The United States came under sharp criticism from 14 other United Nations Security Council nations for its decision to recognize Israel's sovereignty over the Golan Heights in violation of [...]

Why There’ll Be No US-Russia Reset Post-Mueller

By Finian Cunningham, Strategic Culture -

President Donald Trump and his White House team may have been cleared of collusion with the Kremlin in the 2016 presidential election. That startling conclusion by Special Counsel Robert Mueller [...]

After Hanoi US Re-Thinks North Korea Considers Suspending Talks

By Zoom in Korea -

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on March 18 that the United States and North Korea are trying to get the “sequencing” right in their bilateral talks. Pompeo’s comments come days after North [...]

Despite Trump-Kim Summit Collapse, Diplomacy Is Still The Only Path

By Simone Chun & Kevin Martin, Truthout -

The second summit meeting between President Trump and Chairman Kim Jong Un in Hanoi, Vietnam, inspired hope for real progress in negotiations with North Korea, and an agreement on concrete steps [...]

End Of Mueller Investigation, Beginning Of Broader Trump Probes?

By Nancy LeTourneau, Washington Monthly -

Nearly three dozen sealed criminal indictments have been added to the federal court docket in Washington, D.C. since the start of 2018. If any of those sealed indictments came from Mueller’s [...]

Democrats and Neocons Are the Biggest Losers of Trump’s Syria Withdrawal

By Daniel Lazare, Truthdig -

Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw them from eastern Syria has generated a rich list of winners and losers. Rarely has a strategy backfired as roundly as the Dem-neocon approach has since 2011. [...]

Climate Crisis Made Worse By Presidential Mis-Leadership Throughout This Century

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

Barack Obama, speaking to the Baker Institute, made sure the audience of wealthy Texans, many in the oil business, gave him credit for making the United States a world leader for oil and gas [...]

Trump Surpasses Record For Most Bombs Dropped In One Year In Afghanistan, Over 5,200

By Niall McCarthy, Forbes.com -

17 years after U.S. forces and the Northern Alliance captured Kabul, half of Afghanistan has been retaken by the Taliban and the war is dragging on. ISIS have also become increasingly active in [...]

Act Now To Protect Our Right To Protest

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

The radical attack on our constitutional right to protest in Washington, DC needs to be stopped. The National Park Service (NPS) has published proposed rules that would curtail First Amendment [...]

National Park Service Proposes Severe Restrictions On Protests In Washington, DC

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

The National Park Service has proposed major changes in rules for protests in Washington, DC that would severely undermine constitutionally protected First Amendment rights. These restrictions [...]

Trump Trade Revealed – Another Rigged Corporate Deal

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

Since the Clinton era, when the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) was created, global trade has been written by and for big corporations at the expense of people's health, worker's [...]

Mexican Justice Advocates Urge Mexico To Reject Trump Trade

By Staff, The Organizer -

We, the undersigned, hereby express our opposition to the new “Free Trade” agreement with the United States that has been signed by the current government of Enrique Peña Nieto and Donald [...]

Protests Continue Against Kavanaugh, Yale Story Unravels, McConnell Pushes Fast Vote

By Emily Peck, Huffington Post -

As Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell continues to push for a quick vote on the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh, protests are escalating and Kavanough is being caught in lies. His story denying [...]