Category Archives: The Hill

Trump punts when asked about systemic racism in US

Marty Johnson of The Hill – President Trump pivoted upon being asked whether he thought systemic racism is a problem in the United States during a press conference in Kenosha, the Wisconsin city where a Black man was shot in the … Continue reading

Posted in Discrimination, Donald Trump, Racism, The Hill

New poll shows Trump’s tough path to reelection

Reid Wilson of The Hill – One of the first major national polls released after the Republican National Convention shows former Vice President Joe Biden with an almost double-digit lead over President Trump. The survey, conducted by veteran pollster Ann Selzer for Grinnell … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Donald Trump, Joe Biden, Politics, polls, The Hill

Republicans incriminate Trump, decimate his ‘Russia hoax’ narrative

Marik von Rennenkampff in The Hill – In 2018, Steve Bannon accused Donald Trump’s top campaign officials of “treasonous” and “unpatriotic” conduct, according to author Michael Wolff. Bannon, like a long list of former Trump associates, is now in a world of legal trouble. But … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Donald Trump, Fake news, government, Investigation, Journalism, leadership, Politics, Putin, Republicans, Roger Stone, Russia, The Hill, Thought-Provoking Analysis, United States, White House

Artists install anti-Trump living statues around DC

 Alicia Cohn of The Hill – Living statues were installed around Washington, D.C. on Friday depicting President Trump as a “destroyer of civil rights and liberties.” A group of artists known as the Trump Statue Initiative is behind the installations, including one that depicts … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Donald Trump, Racism, The Hill, Thought-Provoking Analysis

Americans are now desperately ‘reaching for hope’

Anthony DiFlorio in The Hill – Pulitzer Prize winners Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn shine a light on sweeping economic and social struggles across the United States in an important new book. For most of their journalistic lives, Nicholas Kristof … Continue reading

Posted in The Hill, Thought-Provoking Analysis, United States