Fascism

There’s A Stormfront Coming

June 28, 2018 theFAULT 0

Josh Marshall: “Many of our assumptions about the course of the Mueller investigation are based on the premise or the backstop that Supreme Court will enforce the Nixon-era precedents about the rule of law and […]

Fascism

Then They Came For The Trade Unionists…

June 27, 2018 theFAULT 0

NPR: “In a blow to organized labor, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that government workers who choose not to join a union cannot be charged for the cost of collective bargaining.” “The vote was […]

Muslim Ban

Supreme Court Upholds Trump’s Muslim Ban

June 26, 2018 theFAULT 0

Reuters: “The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday handed Donald Trump one of the biggest victories of his presidency, upholding his travel ban targeting several Muslim-majority countries and rejecting the argument that it represented unconstitutional religious […]

Incompetence

Trump’s Trade Tantrums Start To Backfire

June 26, 2018 theFAULT 0

CBS News: “President Donald Trump not long ago held up Harley-Davidson as everything that was right about American manufacturing. Now, Mr. Trump can only see red when he talks about the motorcycle company. The 180-degree-spinout […]

Fascism

Trump Takes Another Swipe At U.S. Constitution

June 25, 2018 theFAULT 0

ABC News: “Donald Trump doubled down Monday on his likely unconstitutional assertion that rather than hiring more judges to handle immigration cases on the southern border, undocumented immigrants should instead be immediately sent back to […]

History

June 22, 1944

June 22, 2018 theFAULT 0

History.com: “On this day in 1944, U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt signs the G.I. Bill, an unprecedented act of legislation designed to compensate returning members of the armed services–known as G.I.s–for their efforts in World […]