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 […]

Supreme Court

Republicans Prepared to Nuke Senate Over Gorsuch

April 4, 2017 theFAULT 0

Despite the leader of their party being included in an ongoing FBI investigation, the Republican-controlled Senate is chomping at the bit to confirm his nominee, Neil Gorsuch, to the Supreme Court, “marking the conclusion of a […]

Muslim Ban

Trump Snaps After Judicial Slap Down

February 9, 2017 theFAULT 0

“A panel of three federal appeals court judges on Thursday dealt another blow to President Donald Trump’s executive order temporarily banning people from seven predominantly Muslim countries and all refugees from entering the United States,” […]

Supreme Court

“This Is A Stolen Seat”

January 31, 2017 theFAULT 0

In a blistering rebuke of Republican President Donald Trump’s nomination of an “idealogical and exteme nominee” to replace Justice Antonin Scalia, Senator Jeff Merkley (D-OR) released the following statement: “The most fundamental thing that must […]