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.
Berry Craig: Because Trump won’t divulge the recording or lift the gag order against his toadies, it’s hard not to conclude that he’s guilty.
Berry Craig: Gray overcast skies, a raw wind and temperatures hovering around freezing failed to cool the enthusiasm of the crowd
Berry Craig: Bevin lost for two main reasons. First, the state Democratic party and pro-Beshear organizations—including unions—ran impressive GOTV campaigns. Secondly, Bevin is a one-termer “because he is a jerk.”
Berry Craig: In stark contrast to Bevin’s swearing in nearly four years ago, union members will be welcome at the Beshear ceremony.
Berry Craig: The bright red gift paper features KDP’s familiar Moscow Mitch logo: McConnell in a Russian-style fur hat with hammer-and-sickle insignia superimposed over a GOP elephant.
Berry Craig: Bevin is so desperate to keep his job that he wants Kentuckians to join him in questioning a demonstrably free and fair election.