The Trumps Say They’re Opening Hotels in Dallas, Nashville and Elsewhere. We Couldn’t Find Evidence of Them.

What we found are false starts, fizzled-out partnerships and, often, no signs of deals at all. by Matt Drange, Forbes, Alan Huffman, special to ProPublica, and Derek Kravitz, ProPublica This story was co-published with Forbes. Earlier… Read More

Ep. 133: #TakeAKnee

http://www.ukprogressive.co.uk//wp-content/uploads/2017/09/TTM-EP-133-Full-Audio.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSPresident 45 Tweeted: Going to the White House is considered a great honour for a championship team. Stephen Curry is hesitating; therefore, invitation… Read More

Trump-Schumer alliance a game-changer for everyone

by Brent Budowsky When President Trump, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) reached a major three-month debt ceiling and government spending deal in a White House meeting on… Read More

Failing Charter Schools Have a Reincarnation Plan

Converting into private schools — and using voucher programs to thrive on the public dime. by Annie Waldman This story was co-published with Slate. This past June, Florida’s top education agency delivered a failing grade… Read More

The Growing Danger of Dynastic Wealth

by Robert Reich White House National Economic Council director Gary Cohn, former president of Goldman Sachs, said recently that “only morons pay the estate tax.” I’m reminded of Donald Trump’s comment that he didn’t pay… Read More

Trump betrays Dreamers

by Brent Budowsky This week President Trump, who recently had trouble unequivocally denouncing white supremacists in Charlottesville, Va., told the Dreamers who entered our country at a young age and represent the American idea made… Read More

On the road again….

UK Progressive is taking to the road to examine Trump’s America up close and personal. We’ll return with new articles and updates on Wed. the 20th. The Three Muckrakers podcast returns on Monday the 25th…. Read More