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Trump administration chaos rocks Washington establishment

The Trump administration faces its biggest crisis yet following a string of major political scandals. Having fired the FBI Director, James Comey, the President himself is now embroiled in accusations that he and his team have links to the Kremlin. The overall result is an unprecedented level of instability for the US Establishment.

Trump and Republicans defeated as “Trumpcare” crashes

The Trump administration and the Republicans in Congress suffered defeat as their proposal to “repeal and replace Obamacare” disintegrated. Historically speaking, a new President has the most momentum in his first 100 days. Trump has been president less than 65 days—with no victories and now a major defeat.

Trump and the explosive political crisis in the USA

In certain conditions, all things can turn into their opposite. Prior to the arrival of its latest resident, the White House had long been a symbol of the immense stability and confidence of the USA’s political regime. As Josh Holroyd explains, today it stands at the centre of an almighty political crisis.

Trump's first week: welcome to the new normality

In just a few days, Trump has set his stamp on US and world politics, economics, and relations. Already, his Islamophobic, anti-immigrant policies - in particular - have sparked mass protests across America and internationally. This is what is meant when we talk of sharp and sudden changes being on the order of the day.

Trump's inauguration: a vulgar display of capitalist decay and desperation

And so begins the Trump era: with worldwide protests, pessimism, and polarization - full of combustible material, to put it mildly. The most anti-worker administration in decades has formally taken possession of the White House, and an avalanche of austerity and attacks on the working class is on the order of the day. A turbulent period of class struggle lies ahead.

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