Posted in #TheRealNews antifa department of homeland security Foreign Sponsored Terroists The Nation

Antifa crackdown is the new red scare

The Nation’s Ken Klippenstein discusses the United States government’s recent push against antifa. The post Antifa crackdown is the new red scare appeared first on…

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Posted in #TheRealNews black lives matter border patrol Jaisal Noor Ken Klippenstein Portland protests The Nation

Instead Of Battling COVID-19, Trump Launches A War On Protesters

The Nation’s Ken Klippenstein discusses the leaked documents that reveal CBP as the federal agency detaining protesters in Portland. The post Instead Of Battling COVID-19,…

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Posted in #TheRealNews Ahmad Arbery Breona Taylor George Floyd marc steiner martial law Militarization of the Police Minneapolis protests Sasha Abramsky The Nation Truthout

Trump Creates Chaos By Using The Military To Respond To Racial And Economic Injustice

Nation contributor Sasha Abramsky thinks the wheels might be coming off, and discusses his articles “Where Does America Go From Here” and “Trump is Framing…

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Posted in #TheRealNews bernie sanders Iowa Caucuses Shadow Inc The intercept The Nation

In 2000 We Had Hanging Chads, Now We Have Hanging Apps

The caucuses raised a lot of questions: Should Iowa continue to be first? Who is the Shadow company that developed the failing app? Are the…

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Posted in #TheRealNews 2020 Election boris johnson British Election corbyn labour The Nation

What is the Future of the Labour Party?

The Nation’s Rachel Shabi analyzes why Labour was crushed in the last election. She also explores what this says about the future of political struggle…

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Posted in #Iran #TheRealNews Bolivia France Hong Kong neo-liberalism protests Sudan The Nation

Capitalism’s Failures Ignited Worldwide Protests

While the spark for each protest might be different, it is not about left and right but the failure of neoliberalism The post Capitalism’s Failures…

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Posted in #TheRealNews deadspin Gawker private equity The Nation Venture Capitalists

Private Equity Firms are Modern Day Vampires Sucking the Lifeblood Out of Our Society

Deadspin is the latest victim of private equity. We talk to labor writer and activist Kim Kelly, who draws the vampire analogy, warning us that…

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Posted in #Congress #TheRealNews #Trump Impeachment Jeet Heer Ryan Cooper The Nation The Week Truthout William Rivers Pitt

Impeachment Begins; Trump Panics as Facts Unfold

Even though it is becoming clear that Trump violated the Constitution, the partisan divide is only getting deeper. The post Impeachment Begins; Trump Panics as…

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Posted in #TheRealNews civil war Donald Trump Impeachment Stephen Scalise The Nation

‘The Civil War Is Here’

Jeet Heer of The Nation explores the deepening political divide, the growing support for impeachment, and the political battles that it will define. The post…

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Posted in #TheRealNews #Trump Andrew Johnson bill clinton Impeachment The Nation US Congress

‘Impeachment Is Good For Our Political Future’

The Nation’s national correspondent John Nichols says that history shows impeachment has changed the political future, and thinks it is part of a struggle we…

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Posted in #TheRealNews bill clinton Donald Trump Jeet Heer Jeffrey Epstein marc steiner sex trafficking The Nation William Barr

Epstein’s Death Should Generate Investigations, Not Conspiracy Theories

Anti-Clinton/Trump hashtags will not get to the bottom of Epstein’s death, or how the rich and powerful’s involvement in child sex abuse, The Nation’s Jeet…

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Posted in #TheRealNews Elie Mystal federal courts Federalist Society Judicial Appointments marc steiner Mitch McConnell Supreme Court The Nation

Republicans Are Transforming Federal Courts for the Next Generation

The Nation’s Elie Mystal says Conservative think tanks and Senate Majority Leader McConnell are creating a right-wing federal court system with Trump’s help that will…

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Posted in #Racism #TheRealNews Donald Trump Ilhan Omar John Nichols marc steiner North Carolina Rally The Nation The Squad

Trump’s Racist Lies About Ilhan Omar Define the Republican Party

The Ilhan Omar quote Trump bastardized came from her conversation with John Nichols, who joins us to look at US history for inspiration and understanding…

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Posted in #TheRealNews democratic debate Jeet Heet Joe Biden marc steiner Mayor Pete Pete Buttgieg Politics and Race Rachel Maddow South Bend The Nation

Buttigieg’s Promise Stumbles over Racial Justice in his Backyard

The Nation’s Jeet Heet upacks the contradictions of Pete Buttigieg, a combat veteran and Ivy Leaguer who rebuilt his city by not paying attention to…

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Posted in #TheRealNews Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez marc steiner Melinda Katz Progressive DAs Queens DA Ross Barken The Nation Tiffany Caban

Progressive Leads Queens DA Race, Shocking the Establishment

31-year-old Public Defender Tiffany Caban ran an AOC-style grassroots campaign calling for an end to mass incarceration and radical reform to the prosecutor’s office The…

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Posted in #Iran #TheRealNews Donald Trump Drone Jeet Heer marc steiner The Nation war with Iran

Trump May Stumble Into War With Iran Over Belligerent, Incoherent Policies

The Nation’s new National Correspondent Jeet Heer sees the mix of warhawks Bolton and Pompeo, complicit Republicans, meek Democrats, and an erratic president as volatile…

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