Big primary races in California and New York are telling an interesting and underreported story about labor, the Democratic Party and how the balance of power is changing on the left. It hasn’t yet made big news outside of California, but Dianne Feinstein’s Senate challenger Kevin De Leon has been racking up an impressive slew… Read more »
For months the entire political establishment has been on pins and needles wondering if Trump would do the unthinkable and initiate a Constitutional crisis by trying to fire special counsel Mueller, or his boss Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein. So far the president’s handlers have convinced him that such a move would be near suicidal…. Read more »
When most politicians talk about climate change, they may mention a few worsening conditions in the short-term–but mostly action is phrased in terms of leaving a habitable planet for our children and grandchildren. Few give credence to the notion that civilization collapse-level climate change could actually happen within a span of years or a few… Read more »
Boom. The Justice Department special counsel has evidence that Donald Trump’s personal lawyer and confidant, Michael Cohen, secretly made a late-summer trip to Prague during the 2016 presidential campaign, according to two sources familiar with the matter. Confirmation of the trip would lend credence to a retired British spy’s report that Cohen strategized there with… Read more »
Trump’s scandals render him incapable of effectively doing his job.