Impeachment

Why Not Impeach?

March 22, 2019

By Andrew Levine / Counterpunch. What sensate, morally decent human being could fail to appreciate newly elected Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib’s call “to impeach the motherfucker!”  She was referring of course, to Donald Trump. What her words, taken literally, call for is a formal indictment, rendered by the House of Representatives that would lead to a…

Trump Articles of Impeachment

January 29, 2019

A growing work in progress (as of 1/28/2019). / Rootsaction.org. Violation of Constitution on Domestic Emoluments Violation of Constitution on Foreign Emoluments Incitement of Violence Interference With Voting Rights Discrimination Based On Religion Illegal War Illegal Threat of Nuclear War Abuse of Pardon Power Obstruction of Justice Politicizing Prosecutions Collusion Against the United States with…

Does the Cohen Tape Spell Trouble for Trump?

July 26, 2018

Longtime Donald Trump fixer Michael Cohen has released a recording of him and Trump discussing the financing for a hush money deal with Karen McDougal. Allan Lichtman of American University, author of “The Case for Impeachment,” says that Trump’s “war on women is coming back to haunt him.”

Democracy in Crisis: The State of Protest in 2018

January 11, 2018

What the “People’s March on Washington” tells us about the state of the opposition

People's Tribunal to Examine Legacy of Iraq War

December 13, 2016
On Day 1 of the CODEPINK #IraqTribunal, participants provided testimony on the lies that were used to invade Iraq.

Brazil: An Honest Politician Will Be Removed By the Most Corrupt says Legal Scholar

May 10, 2016

Prof. Boaventura de Sousa Santos says if the process moves to President Dilma’s impeachment, Brazil’s Supreme Court is able to intervene on procedural grounds but not on the merits of the case