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Peter Navarro

Why the US Has the World's Highest Number of Covid-19 Deaths

Unlike China, which turned to its public health experts, Trump turned to Vice President Mike Pence and son-in-law Jared Kushner. Thousands of Americans are dying unnecessarily as a result and we are still far from any coherent national plan.

Jeffrey D. Sachs ·

Coronavirus and the Death of 'Connectivity'

The Great Recession could have killed globalization, but China emerged as the champion of a new global "connectivity." With the coronavirus, that phase is finished.

Walden Bello ·

Record Inequality and Corporate Profits Are What Media Call a 'Strong Economy'

Corporate news outlets have an inherent interest in cloaking class warfare by equating a "strong economy" with the prosperity of the investor class, even if it comes at the expense of everyone else.

Joshua Cho ·

Trump’s Mexico Tariffs Are About White Nationalism, Not Trade

There’s nothing “uncontrollable” about people applying for asylum. All the U.S. has to do is meet its obligations under international law.

Laura Carlsen ·

Trump’s Trade Czar, The Latest Architect of Imperial Disaster

Five Academics Who Unleashed the “Demon” of Geopolitical Power

Alfred W. McCoy ·

Pentagon Socialism

Militarizing the economy in the name of defense

William Hartung ·

Trump's "Infrastructure" Plan? Weaponized Keynesianism and a Pumped Up War Budget

Pentagon spending is the Trump administration’s substitute for a true infrastructure program

William Hartung ·

Call It ‘Unileaderism’: Trump’s Foreign Policy of One

From the G-7 dustup to the flashy photo shoot with Kim Jong-Un, U.S. foreign policy is now determined solely by the president's pettiest personal preferences.

John Feffer ·

Fuming at Trudeau, Trump Trade Adviser Warns 'There's a Special Place in Hell' for Those Who Dare to Defy the President

"You can't make this stuff up. The collapse of U.S. governance before our eyes."

Common Dreams staff ·

Trade Wars and Diminished Credibility

The U.S. remains in a precarious economic situation, as does the world, and that means Trump's trade war and nationalism, coupled with bank deregulation, could inflict more risk on depleted economies.

Nomi Prins ·

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