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The Trump assassination attempt changes everything

John F. Kennedy, Robert Kennedy, Gerald Ford, Ronald Reagan, and now Trump. America is no stranger to attempted and successful political assassinations, but something feels different about this time. On July 13, former President Donald J. Trump survived an assassination attempt during a rally in Butler, PA, that left one bystander dead and two others […]

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Anti-Trump and Pro-Trump demonstrators hit the streets outside RNC in Milwaukee

On day one of the Republican National Convention, with tensions running extremely high following Saturday’s failed assassination attempt on former President Donald J. Trump, a coalition of progressive organizations moved forward with their plans to stage a protest march outside the RNC. In this on-the-ground report, Taya Graham and Stephen Janis take you to the […]

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After Trump assassination attempt, RNC ‘like a religious gathering’

With the attempted assassination of former President Trump, the stakes of the RNC have shot sky-high. Fear, sadness, and indignation have now swept the mood of the convention. In spite of the volatile environment, March on the RNC (https://marchonrnc2024.org/) are going ahead with their planned protests. Whatever happens here in the coming days could very […]

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Well, that was a disaster

There’s no mincing words—the first presidential debate was a travesty of the highest order. The leading story is President Biden’s horrendous performance and the political crisis it’s sparked among the Democrats. But the failure of the media, not to mention former President Trump’s antics, should also be called out. TRNN contributor Adam H. Johnson joins […]

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The Vote Uncommitted campaign wants to pressure Biden to champion a ceasefire in Gaza

Across the country, Democrats are organizing campaigns to vote uncommitted in the primary elections. Yet the aims of this movement are to do more than simply register dissent against Biden’s support for Israel’s genocide in Gaza. The Uncommitted Campaign will pick up delegates in every state and congressional district where more than 15% of voters […]