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The Insurrection Was A Confederate Resurgence

The Insurrection Was A Confederate Resurgence

What we saw on January 6 was the ideological descendants of the Confederacy lashing out as people of color gain more power. Trumpism is the new Lost Cause.

Trump Solidifies Place In History Among Failed Right-Wing Dictators

Trump Solidifies Place In History Among Failed Right-Wing Dictators

No US President has attempted to overthrow democracy and assault the peaceful transition of power. Trump is more akin to history's failed dictators.

Foxes Guarding Hen Houses: The Radical Right Has Infiltrated Our Institutions

Foxes Guarding Hen Houses: The Radical Right Has Infiltrated Our Institutions

As we saw in the Trump insurrection, the radical right has infiltrated institutions from the police to government. This is also a global phenomenon.

From Radicalization To Insurrection: A Reckoning For Big Tech

From Radicalization To Insurrection: A Reckoning For Big Tech

While Trump, Republicans, and right-wing media should carry much of the blame, tech companies must atone for their role in far-right radicalization and make bigger changes.

A Buzzfeed-like Site For The Radical Right In Germany Poses New Challenges

A Buzzfeed-like Site For The Radical Right In Germany Poses New Challenges

A new German content site called FlinkFeed seeks to rewrite German history and mainstream New Right ideas by appropriating BuzzFeed's style.

Trump Leaves America Most Divided In Modern History

Trump Leaves America Most Divided In Modern History

Trump's central tactic was to divide and conquer. He failed to conquer, but his disinformation successfully divided America into warring realities.

Trump’s Presidency Reveals Serious Flaws In Constitution

Trump’s Presidency Reveals Serious Flaws In Constitution

The Constitution leaves a lot up to the character of the president. More norms should be laws, the electoral college should be reformed, and there must be better mechanisms for accountability.

The Death Of White Supremacist Tom Metzger Marks The End Of An Era

The Death Of White Supremacist Tom Metzger Marks The End Of An Era

Former KKK leader Tom Metzger's style of white supremacy has been supplanted by new, Trump-like white nationalism.

Trump Weakened America’s Global Leadership While China Rose

Trump Weakened America’s Global Leadership While China Rose

In pursuing his failed isolationist "America First" approach to foreign policy, Trump allowed China to grow its global influence.

Trump’s Mainstreaming Of Conspiracy Theories Poses A Long-Term Threat

Trump’s Mainstreaming Of Conspiracy Theories Poses A Long-Term Threat

Very few have done more to push false conspiracy theories into the mainstream than Trump. After he's gone, we're left with the consequences.

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