From the cover of Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor's book, "From #BlackLivesMatter to Black Liberation," released by Haymarket Books
01 May 2016

The Struggle For Black Liberation: Beyond 2016 Election & Establishment Politics

Possibly the only movement to force a response from presidential candidates in the election is Black Lives Matter. Activists pushed Bernie Sanders to develop a racial justice platform after disrupting his speeches. Activists in South Carolina and Philadelphia have challenged Hillary Clinton over her support for policies of mass incarceration

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Presidential candidate Donald Trump holds up a magazine cover featuring himself while at a campaign stop at the Mid-America Center in Council Bluffs, Iowa. Photo by Matt A.J. on Flickr.
21 Mar 2016

Is Donald Trump Actually A Fascist?

The entire Republican identity-politics-abstraction complex has been shattered by Donald Trump.

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Donald Trump speaking at the 2013 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in National Harbor, Maryland. Photo by Gage Skidmore on Flickr.
16 Mar 2016

Trump Derangement Syndrome: National Review Condemns Poor Whites

The rise of Donald Trump has exposed some uncomfortable truths for the conservative movement.

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President George W. Bush passes through the "side boys" after a successful trap aboard the USS Abraham Lincoln.  U.S. Navy photo by Photographer's Mate 3rd Class Tyler J. Clements.  (RELEASED)
03 Mar 2016

Neocons Line Up Against Donald Trump

The neocons best bet to have a seat at the table in 2017 is Hillary Clinton.

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Rubio hydrating during 2013 GOP response to SOTU
26 Feb 2016

Marco Rubio’s Attack On Trump Backfires With Corinthian Colleges Story

Rubio attacked Trump University despite his own for-profit education scandal–one that not only involved fraud but a possible abuse of official power.

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Bernie Sanders Rally In Denver, Colorado (Hans Watson on Flickr)
16 Feb 2016

Why A Vote For Sanders Is Not—And Never Will Be—A Vote for Trump

Anyone who uses their platform to lob spoiler arguments is engaged in a poisonous act to delude citizens, who are willing to vote their conscience.

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A caricature of Donald Trump raps, with the title "Trump Around." (YouTube)
01 Feb 2016

VIDEO: Trump Around — Donald Trump Unleashes A ‘House of Pain’

“The racists get down / the sexists get down / They get out of their seats and Trump Around!” raps Donald in this parody of the House of Pain classic.

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Donald Trump waves as he speaks at CPAC on February 10, 2011. (Flickr / Gage Skidmore)
23 Nov 2015

Donald Trump Misremembers Israeli 9/11 Story, Blames Muslims

When Donald Trump claims 1000s of Muslims cheered 9/11, he’s rewriting a real incident that actually involved 5 Israelis.

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In this March 17, 2009 photograph, two men scale the border fence into Mexico a few hundred yards away from where Seabees from Naval Mobile Construction Battalions are building a 1,500 foot-long concrete-ined drainage ditch and a 10 foot-high wall to increase security along the U.S. and Mexico border in Douglas, Ariz. (Wikimedia Commons / U.S. Navy / Steelworker 1st Class Matthew Tyson)
20 Nov 2015

Mexican Immigration Reverses: Do We Still Need A Wall?

A report from the Pew Research Center released Thursday claims that more Mexicans are leaving the US than entering it.

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A caricature of Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson with a halo around his head, riding a dinosaur like a cowboy. (Flickr / DonkeyHotey)
23 Oct 2015

Republican Presidential Candidates: Musical Satire in Limericks (VIDEO)

Ted Cruz has the Ivy League curse/
Got an ego so big he might burst/
So shameless a liar/
His pants caught on fire/
Global warming — perhaps at its worst!

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