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Yes, Donald Trump Is the Antichrist

Of course the next question is: what kind of antichrist is he?

Thom Hartmann ·


Dems Urged to Act First as GOP Mulls Ban on Lawmaker Stock Trades

"If Democrats were smart or cared about winning, they'd ban congressional stock trading by the end of the week and take this off the table," argued journalist Ryan Grim.

Jake Johnson ·


January 6th Is Just the Beginning of the Assault on American Democracy

What happens in 2022 is what will make the difference between free and fair elections and Trump and the far-right stealing the presidency in 2024.

Christina Baal-Owens ·


Citing 'Blatant Acts of Insurrection,' NC Voters Petition to Bar Cawthorn From Seeking Reelection

The challengers say they have "reasonable suspicion that Rep. Cawthorn aided the insurrection, thereby disqualifying him from federal office."

Kenny Stancil ·


Sanders Says Democrats Need 'Major Course Correction' to Prevent GOP Takeover

"In too many ways the Democratic Party has turned its back on the working class," argues the Vermont senator.

Jake Johnson ·


Killing Build Back Better Could End Sinema and Manchin’s Careers: Lessons From 2010

The people of this nation will pay mightily for their obstruction—and so will their political careers.

Paul Rogat Loeb ·


Congress Must Pass Federal Data Privacy Law to Protect Democracy

If policymakers don't learn from January 6, personal data-powered election interference will become the norm.

Erica Darragh ·


'Operating in Bad Faith': Manchin Reportedly No Longer Supports His Own BBB Counteroffer

"If you were a fossil fuel lobbyist and had to construct an ideal strategy not only to kill BBB but to gum up the works for as long as possible it would look a lot like what Manchin has been doing."

Jessica Corbett ·


Dick Cheney Paved the Way for Trump and the Capitol Insurrection

Cheney championed the use of torture by the U.S. government, and never recanted. Deliberate, in-your-face disregard for international human rights laws and norms has become a signature of the GOP. Cheney honed it to a fine art.

Juan Cole ·


What's Next for Corporate Democrat Plotters? Voting Rights

Seniors not getting eyeglasses or diabetics getting price gouged on insulin are all bad, but won't signal the death of our republic: the failure to pass meaningful voting rights certainly will.

Thom Hartmann ·

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