January 6 insurrection

I’m not buying Adam Schiff’s bullshit. Neither should you

By John Stoehr / October 12, 2021 /

Why is the congressman taking advantage of ignorance?

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After one big failed coup, the GOP has regrouped to launch countless mini-insurrections

By Lindsay Beyerstein / October 6, 2021 /

The right wing has cynically declared war on easy targets like teachers and nurses in the hopes they will quit out of fear or frustration.

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Why isn’t the full force of the US government being brought down on the Proud Boys? Democracy and freedom demand it

By Richard Sudan / September 29, 2021 /

The FBI has the means, but not the will.

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The civilian wing of the Republican Party has finally lost control of its paramilitary wing

By Lindsay Beyerstein / August 31, 2021 /

Roger Stone and Trump operatives like to think of themselves as being in control. A new Reuters report paints a very different picture.

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In the face of authoritarianism, don’t lose hope. Normal partisan politics can save democracy

By John Stoehr / August 11, 2021 /

The Dems are pushing a fault line within the GOP to its breaking point.

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