William Barr Is The One Running A Witch Hunt

William Barr Is The One Running A Witch Hunt

While Trump drives headlines one tweet at a time, Attorney General Barr is operating in silence, carrying out one of Trump’s most undemocratic obsessions.


Twitter Has No Remedy For White Supremacy And Election Interference

Twitter Has No Remedy For White Supremacy And Election Interference

A day after a Twitter executive reiterated the company’s commitment to “healthy conversations,” they suspended David Neiwert, an expert on white supremacy.


President Trump Welcomes Future Election Interference

President Trump Welcomes Future Election Interference

In an interview with ABC News, the President of the United States once again welcomes an unlawful attack on American democracy to help him get re-elected.


Every 2020 Democratic Candidate, Ranked

Every 2020 Democratic Candidate, Ranked

Power rankings: We track the performance of each Democratic presidential candidate in their bid for the Democratic nomination.


The Radical Right Built Trump, And He Returned The Favor

The Radical Right Built Trump, And He Returned The Favor

In his latest book, David Neiwert, journalist and leading expert on the radical right, details how the rise of the far right lead to the election of Trump.

This House Judiciary Hearing Proved Why Impeachment Is Necessary

This House Judiciary Hearing Proved Why Impeachment Is Necessary

Today's House Judiciary Committee hearing wasn't as effective in highlighting Mueller's findings as it could have been with the gravitas of impeachment.

A Complete Analysis Of Trump’s 124th Unpresidented Week As POTUS

A Complete Analysis Of Trump’s 124th Unpresidented Week As POTUS

Donald Trump's smoke and mirrors presidency continued as his tactics of disinformation, misdirection, and obstruction moved forward while he was abroad.

Trump Highlights Hypocrisy With Complaints About Pelosi’s Prison Comments

Trump Highlights Hypocrisy With Complaints About Pelosi’s Prison Comments

Although Speaker Nancy Pelosi's comments were problematic, President Donald "Lock Her Up!" Trump doesn't have much room to talk.

Trump’s Undemocratic Worldview Speaks Louder Than His D-Day Speech

Trump’s Undemocratic Worldview Speaks Louder Than His D-Day Speech

President Trump's commemoration speech in Normandy rang hollow, as his past efforts to erode the post-WWII world order contradicted his words.

We Can’t Let Trump Make Us Forget Our Common Humanity

We Can’t Let Trump Make Us Forget Our Common Humanity

What an old Latino farmworker's act of kindness can teach us about restoring basic human decency in the age of President Trump.

Why Barr Is Hell-Bent On Emboldening An Authoritarian Presidency

Why Barr Is Hell-Bent On Emboldening An Authoritarian Presidency

Attorney General William Barr and modern conservatives have distorted Hamilton’s unitary executive theory in an effort to justify authoritarian governance.

Sexism In 2020: How We’re Repeating The Mistakes Of 2016

Sexism In 2020: How We’re Repeating The Mistakes Of 2016

The women of the 2020 Democratic Primary are leading on detailed policies, experience and expertise. If we don't recognize this, we'll be poorer for it.

House Democrats Eye Their Next Investigatory Moves

House Democrats Eye Their Next Investigatory Moves

In multiple moves, House Democrats signaled they are about to turn up the heat on the Trump Administration and try to further sway public opinion.

America’s Declining Empathy Is Eroding Our Democracy

America’s Declining Empathy Is Eroding Our Democracy

In the last 25 years, there's been a steep decline in average empathy among Americans. Why?

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