Make America Great Again—Trump Must Go! #45

The debate as to whether a president can obstruct justice intensified this week. What is apparently not debatable is the reduction of national monuments, and Trump, as he promised earlier this year, delivered on that measure—some 2 million acres are ...

Make America Great Again—Trump Must Go! #44

Trump’s racist slur aimed at Sen. Elizabeth Warren, and recycling his “Pocahontas” insinuation, was still brewing when he launched another explosive retweet.

Make America Great Again—Trump Must Go! #43

“I should have left them in jail,” President Trump said of the UCLA players accused of shoplifting in China. Given Trump’s arrogance and penchant to take credit when the credit is not his (as well as to blame others when ...

Make America Great Again—Trump Must Go! #42

President Trump’s 14-day tour of Asia ended Tuesday, but the problems that continue to nibble away at his tenure and administration show few signs of abating. In fact, the issues at home may be even worse and more difficult with ...

Make America Great Again—Trump Must Go! #40

We knew it wouldn’t be long before President Trump tweeted blame for the recent terrorist attack in lower Manhattan.

Women: Use your vote wisely

One hundred years ago, women in New York State were the first in the nation to be granted legal permission to vote in state elections. Because American citizens are born with inalienable rights, regardless of gender, race, country of origin, ...

Amsterdam News endorsements Nov. 7, 2017, General Election

Here are the Amsterdam News' endorsements for the upcoming general election.

Make America Great Again—Trump Must Go #39

President Trump’s callousness dipped to a new low with his caustic, insensitive comments to Myeshia Johnson whose husband, Sgt. La David, was recently killed in Niger.

Make America Great Again—Trump Must Go! #38

President Trump, our clown in residence, aka Tweedledum or Tweetledumb, has lined up three more stooges to usher our planet toward doomsday—Michael Dourson, Kathleen Harnett White, and William Wehrum.

Trump Must Go! #37

Things may not be that rosy between Trump and his secretary of state, and his former HHS head Tom Price had to walk the plank, but the president’s EPA administrator Scott Pruitt seems to be conducting himself in accordance with ...

Make America Great Again—Trump Must Go! #36

Stephen Paddock, the suspect in the massacre in Las Vegas who took his life, had a cache of more than 40 weapons in his home and in the hotel room from where he shot and killed 59—and counting—people and wounded ...

Make America Great Again—Trump Must Go! #35

O, President Trump, how we despise thee, let us count the ways.

Make America Great Again—Trump Must Go! #34

Last week when we compared President Trump to a hurricane we may have done a disservice to these natural disasters, and with his provocation of Kim Jong Un, the North Korean leader, he portends an even more calamitous eve of ...

New York Amsterdam News Endorsements Part Two

The Bronx is a diverse borough on all fronts—racially, economically and culturally.

Make America Great Again: Trump Must Go! #32

As if we needed another brutal reminder of President åTrump’s insensitivity and egregious disregard for the welfare of others, he went ahead with his plan to cancel the DACA program, one that President Obama established to protect the thousands of ...