The Trump administration views children not as the promise of a future, but as a threat to the present.
Eroding the ability to distinguish between reality and fantasy is a key feature of the Trumpian moment.
Our longest-serving president would leave a deep mark on the American psyche. But was he saint or villain, and what was his true legacy?
Filmmaker Amanda Zackem discusses her collaboration with Truthdig's Chris Hedges on the new documentary, "American Psychosis."
Ideological extremism and a stark indifference to the lies and ruthless policies of the Trump administration have turned the GOP into a party of collaborators.
The American ruling class is united in a campaign to squeeze the left out of the web.
Russia has become the villain in virtually every bad thing that happens, and U.S. dissidents are being treated as "fellow travelers."
Any viable attempt at developing democratic politics must address the role of education and civic literacy as central to politics itself.