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Election 2016


Missing in Action: Accountability in Trump's America

All told, the U.S. president been a perfect model in deflecting all responsibility, even as the death toll soared over 150,000 with more than four million cases reported nationwide and no end in sight.

Karen Greenberg ·


An Interview With Mimi Soltysik, 1974-2020

"I feel allied with most anyone who seeks the overthrow of capitalism."

Eoin Higgins ·


A Field Guide to Trump's Dangerous Rhetoric

Trump was so successful in using dangerous demagogic rhetoric that no one could hold him accountable for his words and actions during the 2016 campaign or since.

Jennifer Mercieca ·


Will the Media Help Elect Trump? Again?

"The media doesn’t need to choose sides in the story. It need only courageously do its job in reporting the facts of Trump's critical role in allowing the pandemic to spread."

Robert Freeman ·


If You Understand How Trump Defeated Clinton Four Years Ago, Do You Really Vote for Joe Biden?

As Democratic establishment coalesces around Biden, 2020 primary starting to look a lot Like 2016.

Robert Reich ·


'The Only One I Didn't Want Her to Pick': In Secret Recording, Trump Admits Fear of Clinton Picking Sanders as VP in 2016

Leaked 2018 audio recording of president was released by legal team of Lev Parnas, close associate of Trump's personal attorney Rudy Giuliani. "You know, [Sanders] basically says we're getting screwed on trade," said Trump. "And he's right."

Jon Queally ·


'Inexcusable': Hillary Clinton, Who Lost to Trump in 2016, Won't Commit to Helping Bernie Sanders Win in 2020

Former secretary of state claims "nobody likes" Vermont senator, currently a leading presidential Democratic candidate and the most popular elected politician in the country.

Eoin Higgins ·


Trump's Racist Demagoguery Only Works, Says Sanders, Because Too Many Americans Feel Establishment Has 'Failed Them'

"Bernie Sanders teaches Demagoguery and Fascism 101 to a very skeptical New York Times editorial board."

Julia Conley ·



Forget Russia, The Real Threat to Democracy Are Corporate Assets Like Clinton and Trump

Here's a truth that is very unpopular among many in the U.S. mainstream: the nation's democracy is being corrupted from the inside, not from abroad.

Peter Bloom ·

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