Trump’s incompetence, authoritarian patterns continue with coronavirus response

Botched from the start Our first inkling that the Trump administration was already bungling the coronavirus response came over a week ago when hundreds of Americans were evacuated from the Diamond Princess cruise ship. Over CDC objections, the State Department allowed 14 infected patients to fly on the same plane as other individuals who had already completed […]

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Trump’s war on the intelligence community: 10 days under an authoritarian administration

Introduction Over the past 10 days, we’ve seen Trump fully indulge his authoritarian impulses in an attempt to stamp out any inkling of facts that he dislikes – whether that be for personal, egocentric reasons or to shore up political strength. One could argue the true “start” of this no-holds-barred dictatorial spree actually stretches back […]

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