Berry Craig: The irreverent riff has attracted close to three million viewers since he wrote and posted it Tuesday afternoon.
Berry Craig: Massie’s stunt provoked the President to tweet-slam him as “a third rate grandstander.” The handle’s a hoot coming from the narcissist-in-chief, a fourth-rate grandstander at best.
Berry Craig: Hitler and the Nazis didn’t just suddenly foist themselves on Germany. Their willing accomplices were many, if not a majority, of non-Jewish Germans.
Berry Craig: If Sanders comes up short again, I fervently hope he stays a Democrat this time. But if he doesn’t, I just as fervently hope he keeps challenging my party to start re-nourishing its Rooseveltian roots.
Berry Craig: Party members who refuse to get behind the primary winner and not vote for him or her in the general election is, in effect, casting a ballot for the opposition. So is protest voting for some third party candidate who has no chance to win.
Berry Craig: Trump stokes fear and resentment among his almost entirely white base, pandering to racism, sexism, misogyny, nativism, xenophobia, homophobia and religious bigotry.
Berry Craig: The white folks with their trinity of flags—Confederate, Christian (Protestant) and Trump 2020—will never give up their Great White Hope.
Berry Craig: For years, well-heeled, right-wing white politicians–bankrolled by rich, white, social Darwinist, one-percenter plutocrats–have been successfully fleecing the 99 percent by playing on white fear and resentment of “the other.”
Berry Craig: Donald Trump is a con artist and fake populist. He’s a shameless demagogue who panders to racism, sexism, misogyny, xenophobia, homophobia and religious bigotry. He lies nonstop, insults our democratic allies and fawns over murderous dictators, oligarchs and authoritarians.
Berry Craig: In the end, the Republican Senate will exonerate the Republican Trump. Hosannas and alleluias will rise heavenward from godly white folks in the marbled chamber and galleries, on Trump radio and TV and across the length and breadth of Red State Trumpistan.
resident Trump says he ordered the U.S. drone attack that killed Iranian Gen. Qasem Soleimani because the terrorism mastermind was planning “imminent and sinister attacks” on Americans Maybe Trump is telling the truth. But I can think of 15,413 (and counting) reasons why a lot of Americans wonder if he’s not. Fifteen-K-plus is how many documented […]
Berry Craig: Apparently, progressives got the idea of doing missionary work among the Trump faithful right after he got elected in one of the biggest upsets in a presidential election ever.
Berry Craig: Trump’s not just a bloviating bigot and boor; he’s also a union-buster.