Reading Time: 5 minutes The president of the United States incited a terrorist mob to assault Congress, to harm or kill lawmakers and his own vice president, in the name of overturning a free and fair election which he lost.
Reading Time: 4 minutes The American right’s strategy of lies and denial has brought us to the brink of hospital collapse and a winter of needless mass death.
Reading Time: 5 minutes Trump has set an expectation that Republicans should reject any election whose outcome isn’t to their liking.
Reading Time: 4 minutes In the coronavirus, Trump has finally met an adversary that can’t be tricked, lied to, bought off, or bargained with.
Reading Time: 4 minutes Neither snow, nor rain, nor heat, nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds – but America’s founders never reckoned with the possibility of a president deliberately trying to wreck the Post Office.
Reading Time: 4 minutes Trump has taken one of the biggest steps toward fascism, assembling his own force of brownshirts who take orders only from him.
Reading Time: 5 minutes America will emerge from this weaker, more humbled, our economy in ruins, our reputation in tatters; and for that, we can thank Trump and the Republicans.
Reading Time: 5 minutes Americans have been pushed beyond the edge of endurance, and the murder of George Floyd was a spark on dry tinder.
Reading Time: 4 minutes It’s very likely that the pandemic would have hit our shores no matter who was president, but there’s no reason the economic impact had to be this devastating.
Reading Time: 5 minutes These weeks of wasted time and inaction ensured that the coronavirus had free rein to spread silently across America.