Fascism

Fascism Is As Fascism Does

August 29, 2017 theFAULT 0

Paul Krugman: “As sheriff of Maricopa County, Ariz., Joe Arpaio engaged in blatant racial discrimination. His officers systematically targeted Latinos, often arresting them on spurious charges and at least sometimes beating them up when they […]

Russia

GOP: See No Evil, Hear No Evil, Speak No Evil

March 5, 2017 theFAULT 0

Parallels abound between the Russian scandal engulfing Republican President Donald Trump and Watergate, the scandal that brought down Richard Nixon four decades ago. But, as Jonathan Freedland writes, there is one important distinction between the two: “Nixon […]

States' Rights

Republicans Seek Federal Overreach on Marijuana

February 25, 2017 theFAULT 0

Paul Armentano: “The Trump administration hinted yesterday of a forthcoming federal crackdown in the eight states that have elected to regulate their marijuana markets,” White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer: “I think that when you […]