While Washington is fixated on President Trump’s tweets, antics, lies and Russiagate, the administration is ramping up a stealth escalation of our military involvement across the Middle East
House Speaker Anthony Rendon, Senate President Kevin De Leon and Gov. Jerry Brown — all Democrats — have received a combined $370,000 from groups opposing single-payer health care legislation.
What’s amazing is that Republicans are making almost no effort to justify this massive upward redistribution of income. They’re doing it because they can.
We used to have a class of low-information voters. But they have now been cultivated and transformed into wrong-information voters. This was done on purpose.
There’s a word for what happens when a foreign power takes and holds territory without the consent of the sovereign state — ‘invasion’
It is time to truly leave Afghanistan. It is time to pull the forces out, to bring back the trainers and to leave Afghanistan to the Afghans. We have to accept defeat.
This is the most damaging part of the lack of public discourse around the Republican repeal efforts: There are millions of real lives at stake that could be hurt
[Intel Report] Naomi Klein: The U.S. government has become the ultimate extension of Donald Trump’s for-profit brand
Any distinction between the Trump brand and the Trump presidency is a concept the current occupant of the White House cannot begin to comprehend. The presidency is the crowning extension of the Trump brand
Most of the elements that hurled European powers into conflicts in 1914 and 1939 are present in the Middle East right now