Democrats' upcoming fight to uncover Trump's financial dealings could reveal how the rich abuse the law—and help sink him. written by Harry Cheadle Vice News edited by O Society Mar 7, 2019 For a man who played a cartoonish business titan on TV and ran a successful presidential campaign on the promise he'd bring private-sector expertise … Continue reading Exposing Trump’s Tax Returns Is Way More Important Than His Impeachment
by Ofer Raban Professor of Constitutional Law, University of Oregon The scope of financial crimes unearthed so far by state and federal authorities investigating President Trump and his associates is remarkable. Paul Manafort was found guilty of bank and tax fraud, and faces another trial involving charges of money laundering. Former campaign adviser Rick Gates … Continue reading There’s a wider scandal suggested by the Trump investigations
Before he became a politician - which hardly ever makes someone act MORE honest and LESS corrupt than before they became a politician, by the way - we already knew. We knew he was a grifter. A celebrity reality TV game show host. A WWF wrassler. We knew. Exactly what did you expect was going … Continue reading What Did You Expect?
Donald Trump is a Just Distraction https://youtu.be/uQvig0KvUaE Media would serve the public much better by focusing on what’s going on behind the scenes of America’s most popular reality show. “What’s going on is a very systematic two-tiered operation. One of them is Trump, Bannon, the effort to try to make sure you capture the headlines, … Continue reading We Don’t Even Know How Much We Don’t Know: Distracting Ourselves to Death
We speak with David Barstow, three-time Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative reporter for The New York Times and the lead author on the new investigation, “Trump Engaged in Suspect Tax Schemes as He Reaped Riches from His Father.” Donald Trump built his personal brand and presidential candidacy on the claim he is a self-made billionaire, whose only … Continue reading “Self-Made Billionaire” Donald Trump Built Empire on Father’s Money, Tax Dodging, & Fraud
Here's a couple of questions. I'm asking you because no journalists I can find in the mainstream media seem concerned enough about these questions to address them publicly. What happens when the Russiagate investigation is unable to prove collusion between Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin to rig the 2016 US Presidential Election? That's the charge … Continue reading Follow the Money: Trump’s Dirty Laundry