Nobody who thought Trump would be a disaster should change his or her mind because he won the election. He will, in fact, be a disaster on every front. 186 more words
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Horrific scenes have been coming out of North Dakota these last several days, where the battle is ongoing to stop the Dakota Access pipeline. On Sunday night, police turned tear gas and rubber bullets on hundreds of unarmed “water protectors”, as those taking on the pipeline prefer to be called. 138 more words
Remember all those times the Republicans in Congress shut down the government and threatened to default on the debt? The ostensible cause was the out of control deficit. 107 more words
US President-elect Donald Trump has announced a big building programme of schools, roads and hospitals. How is he going to do that while cutting back on government spending, as promised? 203 more words
9 Trillion in tax cuts while spending up large on infrastructure and likely another military excursion or two. How’s that gonna work Trump?
Donald Trump has long cultivated an aura of unadulterated success, but those who scratch beneath the surface find a different story. 528 more words
Mayors of 'sanctuary cities' in the US say they will fight Donald Trump's plans for mass deportations.
Democratic mayors of major US cities have pledged to protect residents from deportation, despite President-elect Donald Trump’s vows to withhold potentially millions of dollars in taxpayer money if they do not co-operate. 61 more words
Nearly everyone I went to school with in a working class part of rural England voted for Brexit. Everyone I went to university with voted to remain in Europe. 248 more words