presidential race

How Washington’s Money-Machine Stays Ahead of Democracy

October 24, 2016

Hillary Clinton and the Democratic Party have created America’s largest network of donors and fundraisers, and together they’re delegating Wall Street’s favorites to unelected positions within government

How Bipartisan Economic Policy Fuels White Working Class Support for Trump

September 13, 2016

Historian Gerald Horne responds to Hillary Clinton’s remark about ‘deplorables’

Trump Would Intensify Bipartisan Immigration Policy Already in Place

September 1, 2016

Donald Trump’s critique of NAFTA neglects to mention that construction of the border wall – which already exists – began with the 1992 free-trade agreement, says journalist Todd Miller

Glen Ford Report

August 30, 2016
Some voters not be able to ‘hold their nose’ and cast their ballot for Hillary Clinton after the next Wikileaks release, thereby denying her a strong mandate, says Black Agenda Report’s Glen Ford

The Real Scandal of Clinton’s Emails: Conducting Foreign Policy In Secret

August 24, 2016

Former White House counselor Bill Curry says nothing illegal took place – but that’s the essence of corruption which characterizes the political system of the US

United States of Amnesia and the Economics of the RNC

July 22, 2016

Former financial regulator Bill Black responds to House Speaker Paul Ryan’s speech, and says the RNC chairperson has created a false image about the reality of unemployment, interest rates, and inflation under the Obama presidency

TRNN on Trump

July 22, 2016
The failure of Obama/Clinton economic policies lends credibility to Trump’s acceptance speech at the RNC, as he evokes images of “lawless black men and murderous illegal immigrants” – Bill Curry and Yvette Carnell in conversation with Paul Jay

Who is Trump VP Pick Indiana Governor Mike Pence?

July 18, 2016

Journalist Amber Stearns says Pence has close ties to Koch brothers-backed ALEC, enjoys popularity among Christian evangelical voters and Tea Party types, and is a friend of the coal industry