Op-Ed

National Immigrant Justice Center: Chicago Is Prepared to Respond to Trump’s Latest Threat to...

CHICAGO, February 14, 2020—In response to today’s New York Times report stating that the Trump administration is planning to deploy law enforcement...

Neera Tanden: President’s Interference in Stone Case Is Another Act of Corruption Enabled by...

Washington, D.C. Feb. 11, 2020 — Today, all four career federal prosecutors withdrew from the case against President Donald Trump’s friend, Roger...

Robert Greenstein: President Trump’s 2021 Budget Would Widen Country’s Divisions

February 10, 2020 - CBPP today released a statement from Robert Greenstein, president, on President Trump’s new budget: In...

Richard Trumka: PRO Act Passage, a Giant Step Toward Leveling Playing Field for Working...

February 7, 2020 - AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka on the House passage of the Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act (H.R....

Yael Schacher: Remain in Mexico: A Year of Deliberate Endangerment and Evasion

February 7, 2020 - Two weeks ago, I traveled to the U.S. southern border for the tenth time in the last year...

Robert Reich: The Real State of the Union

February 6, 2020 - I wasn’t going to comment on Trump’s lie-filled State of the Union message but the whoppers were so...

Michael Winship: Donald Trump’s State of the Mighty Me

February 5, 2020 - As Dear Leader wound up his State of the Union, and Nancy Pelosi tore its pages in quarters...

Robert Reich: The State of the Dis-Union (VIDEO)

February 4, 2020 - An impeached president who was on trial and is up for re-election will be delivering a state of...

National Security Action: SOTU Preview: A Litany of Predictable Lies

WASHINGTON, D.C. Feb. 4, 2020 - As President Trump prepares to deliver what -- if Americans show up in November -- will...

Daniel Levy: Trump Channels Karl Marx in his Plans for Israel-Palestine

February 3, 2020 - It would be nice to dismiss White House announcement on Israel/Palestine on Tuesday as simply a scam, offering...

John A. Tures: The Damage Alan Dershowitz Did To Our Constitution

February 3, 2020 - When Donald Trump picked the notorious lawyer Alan Dershowitz to represent him in the impeachment trial, I felt...

Kitty Block: 860 animal lives on offer at trophy hunters’ Reno convention

Next Wednesday, trophy hunters with a yen for slaying some of the world’s most endangered and threatened animals will gather in Reno,...

Daniel Levy: Don't Call It a Peace Plan

January 31, 2020 - From the mid-1990s to the early noughties, much of my professional life was spent in a rather niche pursuit...

Suzette Brooks Masters: Demographic Change Is Hard, Especially When Our Leaders Stoke Our Worst...

January 30, 2020 - After more than 20 years in the immigrant justice movement, I confess that I missed the mark. In...

Mitchell Zimmerman: The Senate's make-believe trial of Donald Trump

January 30, 2020 - President Trump is on trial. As in a real trial, charges have been asserted: the...

B'Tselem on President Trump's "peace" plan: not peace, Apartheid

January 28, 2020 - The American administration’s plan branded as the “Deal of the Century” is more like Swiss cheese, with the...

Pili Tobar: Supreme Court Blesses Administration’s Systemic Ban on Working Class Immigrants

Jan. 27, 2020 - Today, the Supreme Court of the United States of America issued a decision lifting the injunction issued by...

Manar Waheed: Trump’s Three Year Campaign to Separate Families: The Muslim Ban

January 27, 2020 - Kirsten finally found true happiness — she met her best friend, soulmate, and other half. In 2014, they...

Kitty Block: Coronavirus offers more proof why China needs to shut down live wild...

January 27, 2020 - The Chinese wildlife trade is mired in long-held beliefs about the benefits of eating exotic and often endangered...

Feinstein: John Bolton Must Testify

Washington January 27, 2020 - Senate Judiciary Committee Ranking Member Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) today released the following statement on press reports that...