Trump is running a circus of fascism — but don’t miss the destruction he’s causing behind closed doors 

Over the past week, President Trump’s Circus Maximus of American fascism reached full bloom.In ancient Rome, the Circus Maximus was the largest coliseum. It hosted chariot races, gladiatorial combat, hunts of wild animals, sporting events, parades and other grand happenings.Like the Roman Em

Source: Trump is running a circus of fascism — but don’t miss the destruction he’s causing behind closed doors – Alternet.org

About Last Week – and the Accelerated Drives to Extinction and Fascism 

If, as some observers worry, the United States is undergoing an accelerated transition to full authoritarian class rule in the Donald Trump years, then the events of last week may be considered critical by later historians permitted to chronicle what happened. Another Democratic Gift to “the Most Dangerous Criminal in History” On Wednesday, the mock More

Source: About Last Week – and the Accelerated Drives to Extinction and Fascism – CounterPunch.org

Trump’s acquittal has unleashed the most ‘corrupt, unfit, demented and malevolent president’ ever

In a scorching column for the Daily Beast, David Rothkopf accused Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Attorney General Bill Barr of standing by while President Donald Trump purges anyone who crossed him with their testimony during his impeachment trial, with the columnist saving most o

Source: Trump’s acquittal has unleashed the most ‘corrupt, unfit, demented and malevolent president’ ever: columnist – Alternet.org

 Trump’s fanatical ‘cult’ 

No one will ever mistake former Republican Joe Walsh for a centrist, let alone a liberal or a progressive: the former Illinois congressman was very active in the Tea Party movement during the Barack Obama years. But Walsh seems to have done some soul-searching in recent months; he’s still hard-right

Source: Republican ex-congressman and Tea Party activist: The GOP establishment has become Trump’s fanatical ‘cult’ – Alternet.org