Inequality and the End of the American Dream 

Well, it’s over. After nearly a century of self-promotion, the American Dream has been officially declared over. Donald Trump declared, during his 2016 campaign, “Sadly, the American dream is dead. But if I ever get elected president, I will bring it back bigger and better than ever.”  He advocated a slogan that looked backward to More

Source: Inequality and the End of the American Dream – CounterPunch.org

The sheep-like loyalty of Trump supporters is starting to backfire 

Donald Trump thinks his voters are morons. This universal truth was once again demonstrated this week by a Facebook ad working Trump’s new statue-oriented campaign strategy. The ad declared, “WE WILL PROTECT THIS” and featured a photo of … no, not some racist-loser Confederate general astride a ho

Source: The sheep-like loyalty of Trump supporters is starting to backfire – Alternet.org

Trump and Pence – Step Aside for Professional Pandemic Scientists and Managers 

Major changes in society can be accomplished by a fast-emerging, broad-based civic jolt so obvious and persuasive that it overwhelms the entrenched powers. The most urgent job is for people to organize to get Trump and Pence to step aside from their bungling, making-matters-worse mismanagement of the Covid-19 pandemic. The White House should let a More

Source: Trump and Pence – Step Aside for Professional Pandemic Scientists and Managers – CounterPunch.org

An obvious explanation for Trump’s subservience to Putin is staring us in the face 

Although Donald Trump now claims the whole thing is a “hoax” — his favorite term to discredit any story that’s true — the president was clearly told by intelligence officials that Russia was paying bounties to Afghan fighters to kill American troops. Over the weekend, the New York Times reported tha

Source: An obvious explanation for Trump’s subservience to Putin is staring us in the face – Alternet.org