Resisting Trump Is Not Enough

Resisting Trump Is Not Enough

Robert Borosage The Nation Donald Trump’s provocations have stirred a resistance that is ferocious, diverse, and growing, shaking Republicans and stiffening Democratic spines. Raucous town-hall meetings targeting members of Congress in their home districts are making...
Resisting Trump Is Not Enough

The Trump Administration’s Other War on the Media

Katrina vanden Heuvel The Washington Post The Trump administration’s unrelenting attacks on the media and assault on reality have been well covered by journalists and media outlets that find themselves in the new administration’s crosshairs. Yet while the White...
Resisting Trump Is Not Enough

Revolt Is the Only Barrier to a Fascist America

Chris Hedges truthdig The ruling elites, terrified by the mobilization of the left in the 1960s, or by what [political scientist] Samuel P. Huntingtoncalled America’s “excess of democracy,” built counter-institutions to delegitimize and marginalize critics of...