NYT Says Congress Has ‘Duty’ to Make War–Rather Than the Right to Reject It
March 27th, 2017, 08:14 PM
The New York Times editorial board didn’t take a wave of civilians deaths as a reason to question the wisdom of America’s various “counter-terror,” nation-building and regime-change projects in the Middle East, but instead chose to browbeat Congress into rubber-stamping a war that’s been going on for almost three years.
Trump in No Hurry to Staff ‘Enemy of the People’ Offices
March 21st, 2017, 08:14 PM
Trump has been slow to staff the offices that reporters in both Washington bureaus and in newsrooms around the country depend on to get routine information about what government departments and agencies are doing.
The Political Economy of ‘Moral Authority’
March 20th, 2017, 08:14 PM
Corporate media are sounding the alarm that our moral authority is suddenly under attack by the Trump administration. The subtext to concern over Trump’s impact on the nation’s moral standing: The US’s self-proclaimed moral authority is good for business.
Tony Romano on Housing Cuts, Robert Dreyfuss on Iraq War Intel
March 17th, 2017, 08:14 PM
Team Trump says that programs that support affordable housing for families, the elderly, and people with disabilities haven't "justified their existence." How do we fight back with a different vision of housing and community?