On Monday, the Supreme Court reinstated a ban on residents of eight countries — six of them with a Muslim majority.
If we look at American foreign policy under Bill Clinton, George W. Bush, Barack Obama and Donald John Trump… what strikes the non-partisan observer is a sense of continuity – and an escalating aggressiveness.
When pro-war candidates like Trump or Clinton win… we end up spending trillions killing millions for the people who benefit: the richest 5% in the nation, bankers, insurance cartels, munitions firms, war-profiteers and the corporate elite.
No sane person can call this surrender to unprovoked, unnecessary and expanding wars… “good leadership.”
We had a choice between Clinton or Trump for ongoing wars vs Dr. Jill Stein for peace, people, progress and a sustainable future.
Florida-bound Hurricane Irma strengthens to Category 5 at landfall in Cuba
Trump is untrained, unschooled, refuses debriefings and is dangerous.
Abby Martin sits down with Dr. Stein to look at how her career in medicine helped her diagnose the United States’ “multi-organ failure,” and why her ideas pose such a threat to Empire.”
In America today, federal, state and local governments are dysfunctional.