Tuesday, 18 December , 2018

US Politics

The Bush family and the Nazis

The Holocaust and the Bush family fortune By Bill Van Auken 5 December 2018 As George W. Bush delivers his eulogy today at the official “national...

Ex-Mossad Chief Ephraim Halevy Joins Spy Firm Black Cube

Halevy will serve on the board of directors and head the committee to screen potential clients, among other things, Yedioth Ahronoth reports. The 'Private...

Florida Begins Vote Recounts in Senate and Governor’s Races

By Frances Robles and Patricia Mazzei Nov. 10, 2018 Florida began the first full, statewide vote recount in its history on Saturday after authorities found that...

Roaming Charges: Chuck and Nancy’s House of Cards

by Jeffrey St. Clair November 9, 2018 + It seems like everybody got something out of the midterms, except one lonely man. Nancy Pelosi won. Mitch McConnell...

What Now?

By Andrew Levine November 9, 2018 The good news is that Democrats will take over the House of Representatives and hold onto or take back governorships...

8 Thinkers on the Left Explain What the Midterm Results Mean...

Nina Turner, Maria Svart, Rick Perlstein, Barbara Ransby, Bill Fletcher Jr., Ai-jen Poo, Larry Cohen and Keeanga-Yahmatta Taylor give their takeaways from Tuesday night November...

How Donald Trump Saved the Democratic Party From Itself

By Ryan Grim November 6 2018 On the morning of November 9, 2016, millions of Americans woke up in a fog. In New Holland, Pennsylvania, Annie...

Joseph McCarthy

Joseph Raymond McCarthy (November 14, 1908 – May 2, 1957) was an American politician who served as a Republican U.S. Senator from the state of...

Making sense of the midterms

November 08, 2018 Tuesday's midterm elections were widely seen as a referendum on the Trump administration. For months prior, down-ballot Republicans clamored to blow the...

Two Years After Trump’s Victory, Voters Erect an Impediment to His...

By Sheryl Gay Stolberg Nov. 6, 2018 The vaunted blue wave that Democrats had hoped for failed to fully materialize on Tuesday night, but the days...