Category: Politics

Those Pesky Emoluments Are Back To Bite Trump & Complicit Republicans

Constitution with Rubles

No other President has pushed it so far as to force a judge to define what the Emoluments Clause of the Constitution would mean in today’s modern world. Trump’s lack of ethics has forced that definition to be made, as Maryland’s U.S. District Judge Peter J. Messitte denied Trump’s plea to stop a lawsuit against

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Is Trump Vladimir Putin’s ‘Apprentice?’

Putin looks at Hillary Clinton

Masha Gessen, Vladimir Putin biographer, says that the election of Trump felt to Putin like he himself had won the U.S. election himself. To Putin, he would be in charge of Russia and the United States. Trump’s television show, The Apprentice sums up the role that Putin pictures for Trump. “I think Putin views Trump

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