Why Walmart’s bait and switch matters

January 21, 2018

(CNN)If the man sitting in the Oval Office honestly admitted he made his fortune from exploiting thousands of people, he’d likely be enraged when people pointed out he’s small-time compared to the Walton family. Year after year, the Walmart heirs prove no one comes close to their brand of exploitation, which they wrap in public relations fluff and deception. Yet that wasn’t the only news Walmart made public. Join us…


Prince Harry and Meghan Markle should snub President Trump

December 29, 2017

(CNN)The impending nuptials of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle may have just hit their first snag: Whether to invite Donald Trump. Families and social circles are complicated, and we put up with each others’ flaws, quirks and foibles. But it doesn’t mean you have to invite your uncle who is going to make other guests uncomfortable, and whose very presence signals that you care more about keeping the peace than…


Psaki: Jones win is an earthquake that will echo into 2018

December 18, 2017

(CNN)There is nothing like a political upset to energize the party out of power. As special elections go, this is an earthquake that will have repercussions far into 2018. What will they be? First, Democrats are going to feel emboldened to run in states and districts next year where traditionally they would have no business running. This carries some danger because Democrats are still behind Republicans in fundraising on the…