Category President Evil

Obama’s ‘hidden hand’ in Biden’s surge tells us all we need to know about what kind of president he’ll be

Darius Shahtahmasebi Get short URL Joe Biden speaks at his Super Tuesday night rally in Los Angeles © Reuters / ELIZABETH After a rough run and even some mainstream media criticism in therapeutic doses, Joe Biden won big on Super Tuesday. His former boss Barack Obama is rumored to be behind it – which speaks […]

Freedom Rider: Bloomberg is Worse Than Trump

Margaret Kimberley […] Bloomberg’s campaign is a declaration. He has cut out the middle man of check bundling and political action committee formations. He is willing to be the face of the super rich who cause so much suffering. The fact that so many black elected officials have surrendered so quickly is a bad omen. […]

Our racist U.S. presidents

Forty-Five Felons With Their Own Holiday: The U.S. Presidency David Swanson Margaret Kimberley’s new book on US presidents and Black people shows why the executive mansion is called the “White” House. […] “U.S. presidents represent in certain ways the worst of U.S. society.” […] Washington, D.C., is named for the wealthiest enslaver of his day, […]

Black Devil: “You’re not my brother”

Damn! Why haven’t I seen this before?

President Evil

The Impeachment’s Moral Hypocrisy — Truthdig RSS Chris Hedges The impeachment process was a nauseating display of mortal hypocrisy. The sound bites by Republicans and Democrats swiftly became predictable. The Democrats, despite applauding the announcement of the voting results before being quickly silenced by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, sought to cloak themselves in gravitas and […]

Trump Moves to Strip Hundreds of Thousands of Social Security Benefits — Truthdig RSS

Activists are working to raise public awareness and outrage over a little-noticed Trump administration proposal that could strip life-saving disability benefits from hundreds of thousands of people by further complicating the way the Social Security Administration determines who is eligible for payments. The proposed rule change was first published in the Federal Register last month […]

25 Times Trump Has Been Dangerously Hawkish On Russia — Caitlin Johnstone

CNN has published a fascinatingly manipulative and falsehood-laden article titled “25 times Trump was soft on Russia“, in which a lot of strained effort is poured into building the case that the US president is suspiciously loyal to the nation against which he has spent his administration escalating dangerous new cold war aggressions. The items […]