The president knows how the system works: the rich give money and get what they want in return. His defeat is imperative
Robert ReichWe’re coming to the end of what might be called the anti-democracy decade. It began on 21 January 2010 with the supreme court’s shameful decision in Citizens United.
Trump is the consequence.
Video obtained by ProPublica shows the Border Patrol held a sick teen in a concrete cell without proper medical attention and did not discover his body until his cellmate alerted guards. The video doesn’t match the Border Patrol's account of his...
Newly uncovered documents show the consulting giant helped ICE find “detention savings opportunities” — including some that the agency’s staff viewed as too harsh on immigrants.
Robert ReichICE paid consulting firm McKinsey more than $20 million to find ways to cut costs at immigrant detention centers.
Their recommendation: Cut food and medical spending for detainees.
Is this 2019 or 1984?
The process is required by the constitution, seems to be shifting voters’ opinions, and will render the president unpardonable
Robert ReichThere’s zero chance that 20 Republican senators have enough integrity to remove Trump from office.
But there are still 3 reasons to impeach him. A failure by Congress to respond to these abuses would effectively render the constitution meaningless.
Richard Spencer, the Navy secretary, differed in his private and public statements, the defense secretary said. Other officials said he angered President Trump by publicly disagreeing with him and threatening to resign.
Robert ReichTrump is making conscientious objectors out of much of the top brass of the U.S military and the Foreign Service.
They have moral consciences, they take their oaths to the United States seriously, and they object to the way Trump is violating both.
Fiona Hill, Alexander Vindman, Marie Yovanovitch and more stand against the rot in the White House. They must be saluted
Robert ReichThose who put loyalty to Trump above their duty to the United States are contemptible. But those who have devoted their lives to this country and are now risking everything by telling the truth are among America’s best. They deserve our deepest gratitude.