All Views Articles for 2018-01-06

Saturday, January 6, 2018
Andrew Cohen
The Overton Window and Trump's Judges
Trump’s judicial nominees have been so extreme that what was once considered beyond the pale is now acceptable.
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Human rights campaigners protest at the Farnborough International Arms Fair on July 11, 2016. (Photo: Campaign Against Arms Trade/flickr/cc) Stephen McCloskey
Western Complicity Is Fueling Yemen’s Humanitarian Crisis
A besieged and starved population has been pushed to the brink of famine. The UK, US and France need to re-evaluate their relationship with Saudi Arabia.
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Sam Pizzigati
The Free Market Made Us Do It!
A new global CEO pay comparison, the most dramatic yet, demolishes the standard-issue corporate rationale for America's over-the-top executive compensation.
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Demonstrators take part in a rally against offshore drilling outside the White House on May 15, 2016. (Photo: DCErica/flickr/cc) Sue Sturgis
Trump's Offshore Drilling Plan Flouts Law by Ignoring Governors' Wishes
Listening to governors when drawing up a five-year offshore drilling plan is not merely a matter of courtesy
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A Twitter user illustrated the irony of Trump calling for respect for the people’s right to express themselves—in Iran. Adam Johnson
Think Tank-Addicted Media Turn to Regime Change Enthusiasts for Iran Protest Commentary
As usual, it’s simply taken for granted the United States has a divine right to intervene in the affairs of Iran.
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