Skewed News — The Republican Party establishment has dithered for months, hoping against hope that they could stop the insurgent candidacy of real estate magnate Donald J. Trump. Now Trump appears headed for a sweep of Super Tuesday, which would all but assure him the nomination. Yet his GOP opponents can’t seem to unite forces against him. For Skewed News, […]
Skewed News — Hillary Clinton’s campaign believes it has a “firewall” against insurgent candidate Bernie Sanders in the form of African-American voters in Southern states where President Bill Clinton is remembered fondly. Do blacks really want to be her firewall? We’ll see soon. For Skewed News, I’m Ted Rall.
Skewed News — In an aggressive move that recalled the Bush campaign in its Florida 2000 judicial coup d’etat, Hillary Clinton declared victory in the incredibly tight Iowa Caucus a full day before the state officially announced the results and before any TV network issued a projection. For Skewed News, I’m Ted Rall.
Skewed News — I never thought I’d live to be this old (52). I never thought that, if I lived to be this old, I’d still be so scared. I’m white, male, able-bodied, educated, tall. Got a solid resume. I’m relatively adaptable. I started out as one of hundreds of professional political cartoonists. Now there are fewer than 20. Yet […]
The fourth Republican presidential debate featured a lot of nativist immigrant-bashing. For Skewed News, I’m Ted Rall.
Jeb Bush says he’d murder Hitler as a baby. For Skewed News, I’m Ted Rall.
Skewed News — Capitalism is an ever-expanding, extremely destructive mode of production that has come to dominate the world; pretty much all social production has been integrated into its framework. The ways capitalism presents itself to most of us is through its many wretched effects: ecocide, oppression, imperialism, poverty and so on. Any or all of these may motivate us […]
Ahmed Chalabi, the smooth-talking Iraqi exile who convinced the neoconservatives in the Bush Administration to invade Iraq due to Saddam’s (fictional) weapons of mass destruction, is dead at 71. What now? For Skewed News, I’m Ted Rall.
Dr. Ben Carson’s even, calm, tone has convinced his supporters that he’s a reasonable person, but his politics are anything but. For Skewed News, I’m Ted Rall.