Pentagon finds problems with Kushner-backed health program: report

A military-Veterans Affairs health initiative supported by White House senior adviser Jared Kushner received a harsh assessment from the Pentagon, according to a recent Politico report. The news outlet, which acquired the report, said the Pentagon’s assessment found that a software program known as MHS Genesis is “neither operationally effective, nor operationally suitable.” “The end…

Corruptipedia

President Donald Trump’s culture of corruption is growing so rapidly in the White House, the Cabinet, and Congress that we are having a hard time keeping up. So we decided to start a list of every alleged fraud, crime, self-dealing proposition, and wrongdoing that Trump, his administration, his cronies in Congress*, and other associates have…

Trump’s High-Pressure Economy

Steve Mnuchin is not exactly a tribune of the people. A wealthy financier with a taste for the high life, he is better known for his glamorous spouse than for his commitment to public service. One could argue that Mnuchin’s chief qualification as treasury secretary is simply that while other more distinguished Goldman Sachs veterans…

‘I Was Aspiring to Be Like My Grandmothers’

Under the beating sun on Mount Rainier, surrounded by waterfalls and meadows full of flowers, six-year-old Paulette Jordan used to listen to her uncles tell stories about her great-great-grandfathers and great-great-grandmothers. They were chiefs and leaders—one was the famous Chief Moses of the Sinkiuse-Columbia tribe. ‘I Was Aspiring to Be Like My Grandmothers’ How Paulette…