Tag Archives: Barack Obama

Wiretap: How is Trump handling all the latest bad news? He’s mad — raging, steaming mad

How is Donald Trump reacting to the leaks, the setbacks, the accusations, the newspapers, the cable news shows? How do you think? The Washington Post writes […]...

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March 6, 2017 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

Wiretap: The new attorney general did meet with Russians; he just didn’t bother to reveal it

Attorney General Jeff Sessions had at least two meetings with the Russian ambassador during the Trump campaign. When asked during his confirmation meetings, he said […]...

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March 2, 2017 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

Obama’s lasting legacies in the West

This story originally appeared in High Country News. Eight years ago, President-elect Barack Obama wanted Colorado Sen. Ken Salazar to be his Interior secretary. David […]...

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December 28, 2016 Environment/Energy, In-Depth, Just In, The Beats, The Mix

Wiretap: Remembering Carrie Fisher, fighting Trump on climate and mapping U.S. culture wars

Turn up the heat California didn’t just give Donald Trump a 4-million-vote trouncing in the November election. It now promises to take Trump on again, […]...

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December 28, 2016 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

Wiretap: Echo chambers, a failing dam and the corporate tax cuts Wal-Mart hates

Twitter war The new media: Barack Obama says on a podcast with his old pal David Axelrod that he would have beaten Donald Trump for […]...

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December 27, 2016 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

Wiretap: Will the Electoral College change the course of history?

Electoral revolt? Today is the big day, when the Electoral College meets to determine our next president. Is it really possible that a majority of […]...

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December 19, 2016 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

Can Trump undo Obama’s policies?

This story first appeared in High Country News.  One week after the presidential election, on a summery November day, I phoned Denver-based climate activist Jeremy […]...

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November 23, 2016 Environment/Energy, Just In, The Beats, The Mix

Littwin: Don’t worry. It’s gonna get worse.

We’re a little more than a week into the Donald Trump pre-presidency, and things are shaping up pretty much as expected. Lots of chaos. Lots […]...

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November 17, 2016 Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Immigrant rights groups rally against President-Elect Trump’s deportation plans

Mere days after President-Elect Donald Trump announced his intention to deport up to three million undocumented immigrants living in the United States, immigrant rights groups […]...

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November 16, 2016 Immigration, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Wiretap: Steve Bannon, #NotMyPresident and the environment under Trump

Act Two Trump’s presidency will be just like his campaign. You don’t need to read the tea leaves on Reince Priebus (Trump’s nod to the […]...

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November 15, 2016 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

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Meet Amy Goodman. Support The Indy. Feed your soul.

We at The Indy aren’t in the business of giving advice. But if, in these tough times, you’re in need of some inspiration, some community, […]

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The U.S. Supreme Court just strengthened rights for students with disabilities

  In a landmark decision, the U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday better defined the federal standard public schools must meet for its special education students. […]

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