Labor Leaders Stump For Trump As White House Prepares Attack On Workers January 31, 2017
Organized labor has been under attack in the US for at least forty years, and the ascendance of Donald Trump to the presidency signals a new and dangerous period not just for trade unions, but for the entire working class.
Obama’s Legacy In Latin America: Militarization, Right-Wing Coups, & The Rule Of Wall St. By Eric Draitser
With just hours left for the Obama administration, independent geopolitical analyst Eric Draitser reviews the president’s legacy of destabilizing, militarizing, and exploiting Latin America.
Obama’s Legacy In Africa: Terrorism, Civil War & Military Expansion By Eric Draitser
Independent geopolitical analyst Eric Draitser examines the effect of the Obama administration on Africa. What he finds is less hope and change, and more chaos and death.
Trump Is Anti-Environment, But So Was Obama By Eric Draitser
While the incoming Trump administration shows a callous disregard for the environment, liberals have conveniently forgotten that some of the most disastrous environmental and public health crises in U.S. history have occurred on President Obama's watch.
South Sudan: US Empire Stirs Violent Brew Of Blood & Oil As China Threatens Western Hegemony By Eric Draitser
The entire history of South Sudan, the world's youngest nation, is one of greed, blood and death. Sadly, this is all too common in Africa, where the U.S.-NATO Empire must always have the last laugh.
Stop Trump! Stop Clinton! Stop The Madness (And Let Me Off)! By Eric Draitser
Were it only the fact that a corporate imperialist sociopath and a raving pseudo-fascist gasbag are competing to become the Murderer-in-Chief, one could simply retreat to the friendly confines of the Hobson’s Choice Inn.
Hillary Clinton And The Russian Specter: Propaganda Politics At Its Worst By Eric Draitser
No, America, it’s not Russia…it’s us.
Ajamu Baraka, “Uncle Tom,” And The Pathology Of White Liberal Racism By Eric Draitser
Ajamu Baraka is not vilified for calling Obama an Uncle Tom. He is vilified for refusing not to.
NYPD Commissioner Bratton Resigns, Takes Job With Pro-Clinton, Pro-Israel Firm By Eric Draitser
As he moves into his new position at Teneo Holdings, Bratton will go from enforcing ‘broken windows’ to rubbing elbows with those gathered at the nexus between law enforcement, the national security state, the military-industrial complex, and U.S.-U.K.-NATO foreign policy.
Russia Won’t Hack US Voting Machines, That’s America’s Job By Eric Draitser
Given all the information about US voting machines, one has to wonder whether the avalanche of accusations about Russian hacking isn’t just the preparatory stage for a massive vote fraud campaign.