. ERIC ZUESSE—People who call Trump some kind of ‘revolutionary’ have it exactly wrong: he’s a counter-Revolutionary. He represents the feudalist tradition that America’s Founders, the people who wrote the U.S. Constitution, had waged the Revolution in order to end.
CAITLIN JOHNSTONE—Did Papadopoulos make contacts which people would frown upon in today’s political environment? Certainly. Does his behavior constitute any “Russian collusion” on the part of the Trump campaign beyond his own bumbling attempts at it? No. Is he going to get Trump impeached? CertainlyREAD ON
by BAR managing editor Bruce A. Dixon fter losing the White House to the most unpopular president in history, Democrats have lots to say, but even more to avoid saying, lest they expose themselves as every bit as much corporate tools as their Republican foes.READ ON
John Pilger onald Trump. for all his flaws, is not Barack Obama, an American president who has set new lows in foreign slaughter and the transfer of wealth from the poor to the mega-rich, writes John Pilger. On the day President Trump is inaugurated, thousandsREAD ON