2017-01-20T23:08:27+00:00By Sparghai Basir Aryan / Sahar Speaks While growing up in a refugee camp in Pakistan, I realized that the Afghan capital city my mother described no longer exists.
2017-01-20T22:17:41+00:00More than anyone else in popular music, Bruce Springsteen understands the people who helped elect Trump. We need the Boss’ music now.
2017-01-20T20:30:10+00:00By Four Arrows An independent inspection is needed immediately to determine whether construction is continuing in defiance of an official order.
2017-01-20T20:28:00+00:00“The Best Democracy Money Can Buy” says millions of minority votes were discounted through a voter cross-check program. Now, Palast demands that the Justice Department investigate.
2017-01-20T17:03:12+00:00By Juan Cole / Informed Comment The surprise awaiting the working-class Reagan Democrats is that Trump doesn’t think they are really white, either.
2017-01-20T13:56:48+00:00As he becomes the 45th chief executive of the United States, Trump promises prosperity, “winning” and order—and demonstrators exercise their rights.
2017-01-20T13:16:39+00:00In part one of a two-part conversation at his home in Hawaii, the musician tells Truthdig’s editor in chief that his upbringing during the Depression was an ideal childhood.
2017-01-20T00:46:17+00:00By Deirdre Fulton / Common Dreams “Mnuchin didn’t mention the name of a single victim in his remarks,” journalist David Dayen reports. “He gave dubious statistics that fall apart upon scrutiny.”
2017-01-19T22:35:06+00:00By Zahra Joya /