The American Staff
Paul Starr, Robert Kuttner, Michael Tomasky
Trump is screwing not just the rest of America, but tens of millions of people who voted for him.
Mainstream media have no problem calling out Trump’s falsehoods. But they need to do more.
Adele M. Stan
To dismiss the attraction of Bannon’s dystopian nationalism is folly.
Their House and Senate budget resolutions are miles apart—which endangers reconciliation, which endangers tax cuts, which endangers what’s left of the GOP agenda.
A ruling for the bakery owner in the so-called “cake case” before the Supreme Court could inflict untold harm on gay people, true religious liberty, and civil rights.
Malpractice cost Clinton the election, but her ambivalence on big issues was produced by big structural factors that affect all Democrats.
Trump’s proposed tax cuts, mostly on corporations and the wealthy, will do nothing to help the people who elected him president.
With extreme gerrymanders on the rise, it is time for the Supreme Court—and the states—to curb a practice that has gotten out of control.
Democrats can't compete with Bannon on racism—and shouldn't—but they can certainly outdo him when it comes to good jobs.
Can our constitution co-exist with extremes of economic inequality?