Other leaders ignore climate catastrophe but they know what's at stake, so shame on them. Trump is oblivious, so he's pathetic, and in his selfish stupor could take everyone down with him.
Trump is intent on releasing a vaccine before the November election, placing his lust for power above the urgent demands of public health.
U.S. President Donald Trump has consistently downplayed the numbers of cases and victims, pushing false cures and conspiracy theories instead of leading a co-ordinated response.
Irony abounds in the U.S. presidential election campaign, especially the recent Democratic and Republican conventions.
Last Sunday, Rusten Sheskey, a white police officer in Kenosha, Wisconsin, fired seven shots at point-blank range into the back of 29-year-old African American Jacob Blake.
The Trump administration has made starkly visible overt white supremacy and a reformist racial liberalism. Both are, however, deeply intertwined within the global structure of racial-capitalism.
Biden has vowed to veto any Medicare-for-all bill that reaches his desk if he becomes president, despite increasing calls for such a program from within his own party.
The United States, the wealthiest and most powerful nation in world history, is also number one in COVID-19 infections and deaths.
Civil rights icon John Lewis’ commitment to the principles of justice, equality, and the power of nonviolent protest should serve as a north star as we navigate these difficult days.
The deep logic of Trump's turn to deputized goonery, is that military force is the only thing, in recent decades, that the U.S. state has been granted full legitimacy for.