Jessica Corbett, staff writer
A protester wearing a mask holds a sign that reads, "American was never great! We need to Overthrow this system!" in front of a mural with New York Police Department officers in full riot gear and the banner above them that says, "Demilitarize The Police" during a march in Manhattan on July 18, 2020. (Photo: Ira L. Black/Corbis via Getty Images)
The president also praised federal agents for doing a "fantastic job" with a widely condemned crackdown on Portland, Oregon.
Common Dreams staff
House Oversight and Reform chairman Elijah Cummings, speaks during a press conference following a House vote to authorize lawsuits to enforce subpoenas on Tuesday, June 11, 2019. (Photo: Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call)
"This is just such sad news. ⁦Rep. Cummings was a force to be reckoned with."
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Elizabeth Warren rejected privatized water systems
"We need presidential candidates who recognize the importance of keeping water...


With our foul racist clown now attacking entire cities/districts of color, behold the glory of people fighting back. After Trump bizarrely trashed Elijah Cummings as a "bully" and "racist" whose district is a "disgusting, rat and rodent infested mess" where "no human being would want to live," Baltimore and environs had at him. Best was a fiery editorial slamming the inept son of a Klansman. Its final sick burn: " Better to (have) vermin living in your neighborhood than to be one."