We Dare Not Ever Risk Allowing Trump To Be Presidunce Again

Trump Incited the Terrorism of January 6, Investigations Further Show The House select committee and DOJ continue to uncover the ex-president’s role in the insurrection. Mark Follman National Affairs Editor Bio | Follow Mother Jones Smart, Fearless Journalism Mother Jones illustration; Carol Guzy/Zuma . The ongoing series of hearings by the House committee investigating January … Continue reading We Dare Not Ever Risk Allowing Trump To Be Presidunce Again

And Again … It Was the Best of Times (for the millionaires); It Was the Worst of Times (for Ukrainians)

By Joseph Love, Truthout Published April 14, 2022 Dissent looks different in Russia. It has to. Protesters are arrested for criticizing Vladimir Putin’s government. Under certain conditions like mass protests and arrests, prisons may enact fortress protocols to isolate prisoners from the outside world. As a result, detainees are denied access to lawyers and police … Continue reading And Again … It Was the Best of Times (for the millionaires); It Was the Worst of Times (for Ukrainians)

Death May Be Coming for Us All, But Taxes Are for the Little People

By Rebecca Gordon, TomDispatch Published April 12, 2022 truthout.org Every April, as income-tax returns come due, I think about the day 30 years ago when I opened my rented mailbox and saw a business card resting inside. Its first line read, innocently enough, “United States Treasury.” It was the second line — “Internal Revenue Service” … Continue reading Death May Be Coming for Us All, But Taxes Are for the Little People

We Need More Supreme Court Judges Like Ketanji Brown Jackson & None Like Roberts, Thomas, Kavanaugh & Barrett

Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson has had just about enough. Twitter image The Land That Never Has Been Yet: Don’t Worry, My Sister Abby Zimet March 24, 2022 Woefully predictably, the GOP turned Senate confirmation hearings for Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson for the Supreme Court into a noxious maelstrom of frat boy “whiteness at work,” with relentless, … Continue reading We Need More Supreme Court Judges Like Ketanji Brown Jackson & None Like Roberts, Thomas, Kavanaugh & Barrett

This ‘Anniversary’ Shows What an Utter Failure the Failed Presidunce Has Always Been

Today, Let Us Celebrate the “Four Seasons Total Landscaping” Anniversary For what better epitomizes the presidency of Donald John Trump? Dan Spinelli Reporter The city of Philadelphia has played host to many historic moments—the signing of the Declaration of Independence, the birth of Gritty—but few have been as memorable (or as weird) as that time … Continue reading This ‘Anniversary’ Shows What an Utter Failure the Failed Presidunce Has Always Been