Category: Politics

Trump Condemned After Lashing Out at Mika Brzezinski

For the first time as president, Donald Trump has spouted the same kind of misogynistic vitriol that was a hallmark of his candidacy, lashing out at MSNBC host Mika Brzezinski in a pair of tweets…

Trumpcare Will Be a Disaster for Opioid Epidemic

Every corner of the nation – in wealthy suburbs, posh newly revitalized urban areas, and depressed former coal towns alike – is being touched by the opioid and heroin crisis, which has brought lawmakers in…

Trumpcare Takes From the Poor to Give to the Rich

Twenty two million Americans will lose insurance if the Senate’s draconian Trumpcare bill becomes law, according to an estimate released Monday by the Congressional Budget Office. Fifteen million Americans would lose coverage in the first…

The Case for Paying Less Attention to Donald Trump

Donald Trump’s presidency has been a disaster, but he has succeeded beyond his wildest expectations in one key way: getting attention – attention that fills the void where the rest of us have a soul….

How Politicians Must Fight Climate Change in the Trump Era

Perhaps no president in recent times has unified the country, and the globe, as effectively as Donald Trump. In the hours following his rejection of the Paris climate accord, pretty much everyone who didn’t actually…