Topic: Trump administration

  • The truth about Trump's golden boy

    Jared Kushner is the pampered heir of a business empire, but that's not the only thing he has in common with his father-in-law.

  • Holding out a helping hand to the banksters

    The head of the Treasury office in charge of regulating banks has a lot of experience... protecting banks from Treasury regulations.

  • Washington's love affair with tyrants

    It's always been the foreign policy of the U.S. government to overthrow elected governments and prop up dictatorships.

  • What we'll need to take on the right

    The success of a mobilization to protest Trump in Connecticut gave activists a sense of confidence about confronting the right.

  • Unifying to resist Trump in Connecticut

    Some 350 people protested Donald Trump's recent commencement speech at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy in Connecticut.

  • Trump anoints the duke of vote suppression

    Trump's choice to lead the Commission on Election Integrity, Kris Kobach, has years of experience—concocting and imposing racist voting rules.

  • Can Humpty Trumpty be put together again?

    Donald Trump's presidency unraveled to a spectacular degree in a matter of one week, but what happens next can't be left to official Washington.

  • The arrogance of the completely corrupt

    The bumbling of the White House during the Comey firing would be laughable if not for the frightening picture it reveals of how the administration operates.

  • Is there a ruling-class resistance to Trump?

    Even as Trump makes one blunder after another, he is creating ominous common ground with sections of the establishment.

  • Trump takes aim at libraries

    Donald Trump's "America First" budget puts working-class communities last--with drastic cuts to library funding.

  • Washington's cynical use of refugee children

    Donald Trump's hypocrisy--expressing pity for Syrian "babies" while keeping U.S. borders closed to them--isn't unique to the Republicans.

  • Trump and the global disorder

    A European socialist considers the implications of Trump's election outside the U.S. in a world of crisis and instability.

  • Victory 2.0 against Trump's Muslim ban?

    A revised Muslim travel ban was blocked hours before it was meant to take effect, but we need to remain mobilized to be sure it stays that way.

  • Cultivando resistencia

    La oposición a Trump abre oportunidades cruciales para aumentar la influencia política y el alcance organizacional de la izquierda.

  • Is there a pro-Putin clique in the White House?

    The continuing controversy over the Putin-Trump relationship points towards a deeper debate over the decline of U.S. imperial power.

  • American horror stories

    Trump's outbursts about being wiretapped and the like are shocking and stupid, but they're in keeping with the right wing's message for years.

  • Raising the resistance

    The mass opposition to Trump is opening up crucial opportunities for the left to expand the influence of its politics and the reach of its organizations.

  • Smiling for Congress as he sharpens the knives

    Trump's speech to Congress was successful in distracting the media and Democratic leaders from the unchanged substance of his reactionary agenda.

  • The Democrats' goals and ours

    Working within the Democratic Party doesn't win reforms--on the contrary, it poses a threat even to the reforms we already won.

  • Trump and the alt-right

    Donald Trump likes to think he not only won an election, but has "built a movement." And he has--just not the way he thinks.

  • Why is Columbus rising up?

    The eruption of protest in Ohio is exciting for what it says about the present--and, even more so, what it can mean for the future.

  • El pueblo contra el presidente

    Sabemos que Trump va a ser tan horrible como suponíamos, pero también sabemos que será tan ampliamente resistido como nadie concibió.

  • More voices of the resistance

    SW continues its discussion on building the resistance to Trump into a bigger and better organized force in every corner of society.

  • The torture presidency?

    The news that Trump wants to reinstate CIA black sites begs the question: Why is the administration so keen on restarting torture?

  • Voices of the new resistance

    SocialistWorker.org asked a wide range of authors and activists for their thoughts about the spreading resistance to Trump and its next steps.