Month: June 2022

Amazon nears pact to end EU’s most advanced antitrust probe

Amazon is nearing a settlement with European Union antitrust chief Margrethe Vestager that would end her most advanced Big Tech…

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Boris Johnson’s awful year is only getting worse

Boris Johnson’s awful year is only getting worse

LONDON — Queen Elizabeth II famously endured her annus horribilis back in 1992. Two decades on, and it’s Her Majesty’s…

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‘Bullshit’: Jan. 6 panel uses Trump allies’ own words to indict former president

‘Bullshit’: Jan. 6 panel uses Trump allies’ own words to indict former president

The Jan. 6 select committee opened its case to the American public with one overarching conclusion about the violence that…

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Cheney: Scott Perry sought pardon for role in trying to overturn 2020 election results

Cheney: Scott Perry sought pardon for role in trying to overturn 2020 election results

Rep. Scott Perry of Pennsylvania, as well as multiple other Republican lawmakers, contacted the White House in the weeks after…

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Conservatives lay off Senate gun negotiations

Conservatives lay off Senate gun negotiations

Something strange is happening among Senate Republicans when it comes to guns. As bipartisan talks on a gun safety package…

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Florida Supreme Court hears gun law challenge amid national debate over restrictions

Florida Supreme Court hears gun law challenge amid national debate over restrictions

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Amid the national debate over gun restrictions in the aftermath of tragic mass shootings, the Florida Supreme…

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House and Senate GOP start eyeing 2023 investigations

Republicans want to conduct probes on everything from Hunter Biden to Anthony Fauci to key Cabinet officials.

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‘Bullshit’: Jan. 6 panel uses Trump allies’ own words to indict former president

First Jan. 6 hearing set to highlight pre-planning of Capitol violence

The Jan. 6 select committee is opening its case to the American public with one overarching conclusion about the violence…

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Hutchinson, former Meadows aide, replaces lawyer on cusp of Jan. 6 hearings

Hutchinson, former Meadows aide, replaces lawyer on cusp of Jan. 6 hearings

Cassidy Hutchinson — a top aide to former White House chief of staff Mark Meadows during the Trump era —…

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<div>Why For-Profit Workplace Insurance Ruins Workers’ Lives</div>

Why For-Profit Workplace Insurance Ruins Workers’ Lives

In Victoria, Australia, private companies run workplace injury insurance and compensation. Instead of supporting injured workers, this perverse profit-driven system…

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<div>The Neoliberal State in Pakistan Is a Machine for Plunder</div>

The Neoliberal State in Pakistan Is a Machine for Plunder

Pakistani neoliberalism hasn’t rolled back state intervention in the economy. Building on a predatory tradition that dates back to British…

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Iran nuclear deal nears potential ‘fatal blow’ as Tehran removes cameras, watchdog chief says

VIENNA — Iran will remove surveillance cameras from key nuclear sites, the U.N. nuclear watchdog head said Thursday, leaving international observers…

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Dems meddle in Senate primary to advance hardline MAGA Republican

Dems meddle in Senate primary to advance hardline MAGA Republican

Colorado isn’t viewed as a prime Republican Senate pickup opportunity this fall — not yet at least. In the hopes…

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Opinion | The Democrats’ Only Real Presidential Choices

Opinion | The Democrats’ Only Real Presidential Choices

Let’s begin with two matters of historical fact. They are indisputable, uncontroversial — and they define the dilemma for Democrats…

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British, Moroccan citizens sentenced to death in Kremlin-backed show trial

KYIV — Kremlin-controlled authorities have sentenced to death two British citizens and a Moroccan national who all served in Ukraine’s…

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<div>Abolish the Military-Entertainment Complex</div>

Abolish the Military-Entertainment Complex

For every one of the few anti-militarist screenplays that are made into films, far more are reflexively spiked because their…

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