Category: Voice of the People

The pathetic presidency continues

Steve Bannon’s departure from the White House signals a resurgence of policy control by establishment Republicans, the ones advocating global economics that favor Goldman Sachs instead of domestic protectionism, over the alt-right racists, who would shut our borders and hide…

CruzCare is a poison pill for America

The Senate has postponed its consideration of the Better Care Reconciliation Act —?a.k.a. TrumpCare 3.0 —  until Sen. John McCain returns to Washington because the Republican lawmaker from Arizona is recovering from brain surgery performed to remove a blood clot.…

Freedom of the press has declined

In the United States, President Donald Trump routinely disparages the press, conducting himself in a hostile manner that rejects the news media’s role in holding governments to account for their words and actions. Despite those sharp political attacks, threats to…

Enemy of the fools

President Donald Trump has declared journalists to be the enemies of the people, an allusion to history with which the neo fascist leader is probably entirely unfamiliar. The first 40 days of this administration are shaping up like the prelude…