Tag: Politics

Why Does Trump Embrace Foreign Dictators?

What is it about dictators, authoritarian presidents-for-life, and outright ruling thugs that appeals to Donald J. Trump? In his wildly contradictory roller-coaster-ride of a foreign policy, in which Trump swings erratically from this position to…

Congress Ties Jeff Sessions’ Hands on Medical Marijuana

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is the bogey man to many in the nation’s burgeoning marijuana industry. Many pot entrepreneurs fear that the nation’s top law enforcement officer – who once said “good people don’t smoke…

The War in the White House

Illustration by Victor Juhasz Decades from now, if the planet is even inhabited by then, we will look back at one 72-hour period as the most crucial in the history of America’s last president, Donald…

Hillary Clinton: I’m ‘Now Part of the Resistance’

Hillary Clinton described herself as “part of the resistance” during an interview with CNN‘s Christiane Amanpour at a Women for Women International event in New York City Tuesday. “I can’t be anything other than who…

How America Survived Trump’s First 100 Days

There’s no sugar coating the first 100 days of the Trump administration. A merciless deportation regime, respecting no difference between hard-working strivers and “bad hombres,” has struck fear into the hearts of millions of immigrants…