Tag Archives: US politics

Digital Civil War review: a stark call to save American democracy

Peter Daou blames media and the political establishment for failing to combat dishonesty, hypocrisy and Trump Voltaire warned that those who can make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities. In his new book, Peter Daou offers copious evidence that nothing has ever made that pernicious alchemy easier than the internet. Technology, he writes, Read more »

Remind me again who is Carly Fiorina?

Yesterday Ted Cruz named the former Hewlett-Packard CEO turned failed presidential candidate as his running mate. But what do we know about her? Yesterday Ted Cruz named Carly Fiorina, the former Hewlett-Packard CEO turned failed presidential candidate, as What if women talked like men in the workplace. Whats the deal with her personal life? Her Read more »

‘The swamp is Goldman Sachs’: how the bank is rewarded for putting profits over people

The US government has continually mined the bank for some of its top posts despite its role in the 2008 financial crisis and protests are popping up across the country again in response to Donald Trumps cabinet picks In a persistent drizzle on 17 January, a group of protesters swathed in green ponchos unfurled tarps Read more »

Remind me again who is Carly Fiorina?

Yesterday Ted Cruz named the former Hewlett-Packard CEO turned failed presidential candidate as his running mate. But what do we know about her? Yesterday Ted Cruz named Carly Fiorina, the former Hewlett-Packard CEO turned failed presidential candidate, as What if women talked like men in the workplace. Whats the deal with her personal life? Her Read more »

‘The swamp is Goldman Sachs’: how the bank is rewarded for putting profits over people

The US government has continually mined the bank for some of its top posts despite its role in the 2008 financial crisis and protests are popping up across the country again in response to Donald Trumps cabinet picks In a persistent drizzle on 17 January, a group of protesters swathed in green ponchos unfurled tarps Read more »

Remind me again who is Carly Fiorina?

Yesterday Ted Cruz named the former Hewlett-Packard CEO turned failed presidential candidate as his running mate. But what do we know about her? Yesterday Ted Cruz named Carly Fiorina, the former Hewlett-Packard CEO turned failed presidential candidate, as What if women talked like men in the workplace. Whats the deal with her personal life? Her Read more »

Michelle Obama: ‘In America we don’t build walls to keep people out’

First lady delivers withering attack on Trump, without mentioning him by name, in soaring final commencement speech as first lady to City College of New York Michelle Obama has delivered a withering attack on Donald Trump, warning a graduating class of New York students, and through them America, that those who seek to rule by Read more »