It’s A Myth That Presidents Welcome Movement Pressure

By Mark Engler and Paul Engler, Nation of Change. -

In early 2009, as Barack Obama prepared to move into the White House, a particular historical anecdote rapidly gained in popularity, repeated in dozens of talks and articles as a parable for how [...]

A Look At All The Presidents Reveals The System Is Hostile To Black People

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Clearing the FOG. -

As the presidential races heat up, Margaret Kimberley has a new book, "Prejudential: Black America and The Presidents," that exposes how every one of the forty-five presidents in the United [...]

If There’s A Hell Below, That’s Where He’ll Go: The BAR Obituary On George H.W. Bush

By Bruce A. Dixon, -

George Herbert Walker Bush was born in 1924, the son of Prescott Sheldon Bush, a banker and politician, senator from Connecticut from 1952 to 1963. Prescott Bush had been a World War 1 army [...]

An Exclusive Interview With Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega

By Max Blumenthal, -

Since the sudden outbreak of protests and violence last April, an uneasy calm had fallen over Nicaragua. President Daniel Ortega and his Sandinista government have claimed victory over what they [...]

Mexico President-Elect Rejects Bodyguards: ‘The Citizens Will Protect Me’

By Tom Phillips, -

He has just been elected commander-in-chief of a nation mired in an intractable drug conflict that has claimed more than 200,000 lives in little more than a decade. But on Tuesday, Mexico’s [...]

S. Korea President Removed By Court, Could Reset N. Korea Relationship

By Staff, -

By Staff of Zim Eye - History was early this morning broken as South Korean Supreme Court judges upheld President Park Geun-hye’s impeachment, removing her from office. The President has been [...]

Two Presidents Who Ignited Most Inauguration Protests

By Jack Smith IV, -

By Jack Smith IV for Policy Mic. Donald Trump promised a peaceful transition. On Inauguration Day, some protestors have a mind to disturb that peace. Tens of thousands of people are pledging [...]

Why Trump Won–And What’s Next

By Jack Rasmus, -

By Jack Rasmus for Predicting the Global Economic Crisis - “US real estate billionaire, Donald Trump, is president-elect. In an age when 97% of all GDP-national income gains since 2010 have [...]

A Women’s Economic Agenda For The Next President

By Elise Gould, -

By Elise Gould for EPI - Progress on closing the gap between men’s and women’s wages in the U.S. economy has been glacially slow in recent decades—and gender wage parity has become a top priority [...]

Next President Has A Nuclear Option: Scrap The Program

By David Hall and Leonard Eiger, -

By David Hall and Leonard Eiger for The Seattle Times - HAVE you seen the Seattle bus ads? They read: “20 miles west of Seattle is the largest concentration of deployed nuclear weapons in the [...]

Why Every President Since Truman Has Been An Israel Hawk

By Robert Fantina, -

By Robert Fantina for Mint Press News - KITCHENER, Ontario — (Analysis) The establishment of the state of Israel is known throughout Palestine as the Nakba, or “Catastrophe.” As the British [...]

How US President And JP Morgan Made Panama

By Ed Vulliamy, -

By Ed Vulliamy for The Guardian - This goes back a long way. The Panamanian state was originally created to function on behalf of the rich and self-seeking of this world – or rather their [...]

Turkish President Erdogan’s Security Detail Assaults Press In DC

By John Zangas, -

By John Zangas for DC Media Group - Washington, DC – Members of Turkish President Recep Erdogan’s security detail assaulted several journalists at the Brookings Institute in Washington, DC on [...]

Politicians Seeking To Impeach Dilma, Accused Of Greater Corruption

By Vincent Bevins, -

By Vincent Bevins for The Los Angeles Times - Efforts to impeach Brazil's president accelerated this month as the country fell into full-blown crisis. But the congressional commission that will [...]

Undocumented Worker Stands Up To Billionaire Bully

By Americas Voice, -

By Americas Voice in People's World - As the negative coverage surrounding Donald Trump's inflammatory immigration policy paper continues to spill out, Liz Robbins of theNew York Times lifts up a [...]

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