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James Trimarco


Seattle, WA, United States

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Past articles by James:

Chimps Could Soon Win Legal Personhood

Rights for many intelligent animals could hinge on a one-word edit in a law dictionary. → Read More

What a policy of real solidarity with the Syrian people looks like

The U.S. does not have to choose between backing the Assad regime or extremist groups. There is another option: Syria’s homegrown pro-democracy resistance. → Read More

Trump's Broken Promises to Coal Country Aside

Trump's budget suggests getting rid of the economic lifelines for three regions of the country struggling with high levels of poverty and unemployment. → Read More

Promises to Coal Country Aside, Trump’s Budget Cuts Will End an Economic Lifeline by James Trimarco —

The Appalachian Regional Commission helps to create jobs and improve economic fortunes of “distressed counties” in West Virginia and Kentucky. → Read More

James Trimarco: The Cuts in Trump’s Budget You Haven’t Heard About

March 17, 2017 – The little town of Marks, Mississippi, had a moment in the spotlight when Martin Luther King Jr. launched the Poor People’s Campaign from there in 1968. The story of what happened next tells us a lot about the stubbornness of poverty in America—and how the federal government’s anti-poverty programs get results. It also shows why Americans must refuse to accept the Trump… → Read More

The Cuts in Trump's Budget You Haven't Heard About

Tiny agencies helping communities that teeter on the edge of poverty would disappear. → Read More

Trump Impeachment Campaign Begins by James Trimarco —

Never has a modern president so flagrantly violated the Constitution. A constitutional law attorney explains this unprecedented situation in American history—and what we can do about it. → Read More

How a Battle Over Affordable Medicine Helped Kill the TPP by James Trimarco —

The debate about an exotic new kind of drug delayed the trade deal for years, thanks in part to relentless advocates who stood up to big pharma. → Read More

Frances Moore Lappé: Why I'm Facing Arrest to Get Money Out of Politics

On April 11, thousands of marchers with Democracy Spring will arrive in the nation's capital. → Read More

Why Seattleites Think They Can Stop Shell Oil From Drilling in the Arctic

The Port of Seattle has welcomed the oil company to temporarily moor its drilling rig before it's towed to Alaska. But these protesters are threatening to block it. → Read More