How To Stuff The Middle East With Weaponry

By William Hartung, Tom Dispatch. -

The United States has the dubious distinction of being the world’s leading arms dealer. It dominates the global trade in a historic fashion and nowhere is that domination more complete than in [...]

Trump’s Endless Wars

By Nicolas J. S. Davies and Medea Benjamin, The Progressive. -

In the aftermath of the attacks on 9/11, the Bush Administration invaded Iraq and tortured prisoners of war and terrorism suspects, in flagrant violation of the U.N. Charter and the Geneva [...]

Vandalizing The Post Office

By Larry Cohen, Democracy Journal. -

Undermining democracy to win elections and protect investors and property interests in the United States is well documented and has been a consistent part of our history. However, Donald Trump’s [...]

Terrifying Alliance Between End Times Christian Zionists And Trump

By Sarah Lazare, In These Times. -

On Sep­tem­ber 13, evan­gel­i­cal pas­tor John Hagee stood before San Antonio’s Cor­ner­stone Church — which seats 5,400 peo­ple and is tele­vised to mil­lions more — and told con­gre­gants how [...]

Chris Hedges: Trump’s Barrett Nomination

By Chris Hedges, ScheerPost.com. -

The Christian Right is content to have the focus on Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett revolve around her opposition to abortion and membership in People of Praise, a far-right Catholic cult [...]

Why Anarchism Is Dangerous

By Dana Ward and Paul Messersmith-Glavin, Anarchist Agency. -

Anarchists frighten privileged elites and their authoritarian followers not simply because the primary goals of the movement have been to abolish the sources of elite power – the state, [...]

‘Bomb Trains’ Coming Soon Through Your Town

By Sarah Okeson, DC Report. -

An energy company tied to a hedge fund that loaned millions to the Trump Organization and the Kushner Companies will benefit after Team Trump approved railroads running “bomb trains” through our [...]

The Left And The Election Crisis

By Larry Holmes, Workers World. -

The political crisis in the ruling class that is playing itself out in the presidential election is not really about Trump, any more than it’s about saving democracy, decency and all the other [...]

Three Cities Designated As ‘Anarchist Jurisdictions’ – What That Means

By Kim Kelly, NBC. -

On Sept. 21, 2020, millions of people in three major U.S. cities awoke to find themselves living in what President Donald Trump and his Justice Department cronies had declared "anarchist [...]

Protest At Mitch McConnell’s House Over Supreme Court Vacancy

By Mark Moore, New York Post. -

A crowd of protesters swarmed outside Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s Kentucky home after the Republican leader said he would move to fill the Supreme Court vacancy left by Justice Ruth [...]

For the Planet, There Is No “Lesser Evil”

By Nathaniel Flakin, Left Voice. -

By now, most people in the United States recognize that the climate crisis poses the greatest threat to humanity and nature. Faced with a president who continually dismisses the dangers of global [...]

The Super-Rich Are Raking In Billions

By David Cay Johnson, DC Report. -

If you are in the 99% here is how well you are faring under Trump policies compared to the 1%: for each dollar of increased income that you earned in 2018, each One-Percenter got $88 more [...]

Prosecutor Quits Trump’s Law Enforcement Commission

By Ryan J. Reilly, Huff Post. -

An elected prosecutor who took a role in Donald Trump’s presidential commission on law enforcement has resigned, telling Attorney General William Barr that he is concerned the commission was [...]

Trump’s War On Journalism Takes Center Stage

By Kevin Gosztola, Shadowproof. -

In the last half-century, journalists James Bamford, Ben Bradlee, Seymour Hersh, and Neil Sheehan were each threatened with prosecution under the Espionage Act. But the U.S. government never [...]

US Cancels Over 1,000 Visas For Chinese Nationals

By Al Jazeera. -

The United States has revoked visas for more than 1,000 Chinese nationals under a May 29 presidential proclamation to suspend entry from China of students and researchers deemed security risks, [...]