Trump version of the DREAM Act includes a number of anti-immigration policies, such as funding the infamous border wall. Time is running out to find a permanent legislative solution to protect hundreds of thousands of DREAMers from deportation, says United We Dream’s Gregory Cendana
Nina Turner talks with Paul Jay about the struggle within the Democratic Party in the lead-up to the 2020 elections
The good news is that President Trump has been slow to nominate heads for regulatory agencies, says white-collar criminologist Bill Black. The bad news is that Trump will pick someone eventually to replace Richard Cordray
The DNC and Democratic Party have ignored reconciling their treatment of progressives since the 2016 Presidential Election.
The Senate voted 51-50 to repeal a rule that would have made it easier for consumers to sue the financial institutions that defraud them. The move is “outrageous,” says white-collar criminologist Bill Black. “It should be a national scandal, and require resignations in disgrace”
Economist Bill Black says he’s skeptical that either Equifax or its former CEO Richard Smith will be held accountable for the breach that affected an estimated 145.5 million people
Ali Abunimah of The Electronic Intifada says Democratic politicians, even progressives like Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren, are out of touch with their supporters when it comes to defending Palestinian rights
The Puerto Rico debt bill “will impose a fiscal control board that is going to watch out more for the billionaires and millionaires in Wall Street than it is going to watch out for the millions of Americans living on the island,” said activist Julio Lopez. The legislation will create a federal oversight board appointed…