Trump Jr. And Paul Manafort Ready To Spill The Beans Before Congress (VIDEO)

Trump Jr. And Paul Manafort Ready To Spill The Beans Before Congress (VIDEO)

If former FBI director James Comey garnered attention in June when he testified before a Senate subcommittee panel about the shady circumstances surrounding his firing, imagine the media blitz bound to swirl on Wednesday, July 26. That is the day Donald Trump Jr. and former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort are scheduled to testify publicly before a Senate Judiciary Committee titled […]

NY Attorney General Vows To Sue If Republicans Repeal The ACA (VIDEO)

NY Attorney General Vows To Sue If Republicans Repeal The ACA (VIDEO)

Republicans have failed to repeal the Affordable Care Act, aka “Obamacare”–again. After being unable to obtain the requisite votes in the Senate to revoke health insurance from over 20 million people in what was nothing more than a tax break for the wealthy disguised as health care reform, the GOP has returned to its corner to lick […]

Trump Is Giving ISIS What It Wants: More Civilian Casualties (VIDEO)

Trump Is Giving ISIS What It Wants: More Civilian Casualties (VIDEO)

Maybe when President Donald Trump boasts about “taking out ISIS,” he means on a date. Leave it to a media/real estate/reality TV celebrity: Trump is ISIS’s greatest publicist. Non-profit group Airwars, which monitors the battle against the Islamic State, reports that airstrikes in Iraq and Syria have killed more than 2,200 civilians in coalition military operations since Trump and […]

Trump Jr. Is Using Daddy’s Re-Election Campaign Money To Pay His Legal Fees (VIDEO)

Trump Jr. Is Using Daddy’s Re-Election Campaign Money To Pay His Legal Fees (VIDEO)

Is there a “line in the sand” President Donald Trump’s most ardent supporters will not cross? They don’t seem to care a foreign government–Russia, no less–interfered in our election. Trump’s incessant pathological lies don’t seem to faze them. They buy into the propaganda that any negative press is “fake.” They think he’s doing “making American […]

Bernie Sanders in 2020 Election? The Vermont Senator Says It’s ‘Not Off The Table’ (VIDEO)

Bernie Sanders in 2020 Election? The Vermont Senator Says It’s ‘Not Off The Table’ (VIDEO)

Although some argue it is too early to start talking about the 2020 election when we still have to turn Congress blue next year, talk about whom the Democrats might run against President Donald Trump is beginning nonetheless. There is some mention of New York governor Andrew Cuomo possibly throwing his hat into the proverbial fray. Other […]

Local Governments Raise Minimum Wage–Republicans Fight To Lower It (VIDEO)

Local Governments Raise Minimum Wage–Republicans Fight To Lower It (VIDEO)

Republicans love to tout “local control,” “states’ rights,” and “smaller government.” You’ve heard the talking points: “Let the states decide their own gun control laws.” “The federal government is not in the education business.” “It’s not the government’s job to provide for the poor. Let the churches do it.” The list goes on. But when […]

Roger Stone Is The Latest Trump Adviser To Lawyer-Up (VIDEO)

Roger Stone Is The Latest Trump Adviser To Lawyer-Up (VIDEO)

Earlier this week, we saw Donald Trump Jr. becoming the latest Trump administration domino to lawyer-up in the daily unfolding Trump/Russia election hacking saga. Now the next campaign and longtime Trump ally to fall: Roger Stone. Wednesday, nonprofit watchdog group United to Protect Democracy filed a lawsuit against Stone for his alleged connection with Wikileaks’ publication of emails stolen […]

Trump’s War On ‘Bad Hombres’ Deports Law-Abiding Coffee Farmer (VIDEO)

Trump’s War On ‘Bad Hombres’ Deports Law-Abiding Coffee Farmer (VIDEO)

There was no fight, no resistance, no struggle. Andres Magana Ortiz, 43, accepted the Department of Homeland Security (DHS)’s decree, and volunteered to return to Mexico, which he left at age 15 after being smuggled into the United States to be with his mother. A respected coffee farmer who started his own coffee farm in Hawaii’s Kona region, Ortiz […]

Trump Back-Pedals On Russian Cyber Security Deal Due To GOP Criticism (VIDEO)

Trump Back-Pedals On Russian Cyber Security Deal Due To GOP Criticism (VIDEO)

In the wake of plugging a US-Russia partnership on cyber security, it looks as though all President Donald Trump needs to change his mind is a little less love from his Republican cronies. Since agreeing to create a cyber security unit to guard against election hacking with cyber security extraordinaire Russian president Vladimir Putin, Trump is backing away […]

WATCH: Trump Jr. KNEW He Was Getting In Bed With Russia – And Released The Emails That Prove It

WATCH: Trump Jr. KNEW He Was Getting In Bed With Russia – And Released The Emails That Prove It

We all know by now that the Trump administration’s wheels are coming off. But how many wheels are there, and how long will they take before the truck is stranded on the roadside? This week, news is abuzz about Donald Trump, Jr.’s quid pro quo meeting with Russian attorney Natalia Veselnitskaya last June over receiving damaging information on […]

President Cuomo? NY Governor Might Be Eyeing A 2020 White House Bid (VIDEO)

President Cuomo? NY Governor Might Be Eyeing A 2020 White House Bid (VIDEO)

Although some argue it is too early to start talking about the 2020 presidential election when we still have to turn Congress blue next year, talk about who the Democrats might run against President Donald Trump is beginning nonetheless. Could New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo be the first Democrat to announce his intent to pursue the White […]

States Sue Betsy DeVos’ Education Department Over Delaying Student Loan Protections (VIDEO)

States Sue Betsy DeVos’ Education Department Over Delaying Student Loan Protections (VIDEO)

After a few months of relative quiet, U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos finds herself once again in the headlines for her conflicts of interest with for-profit colleges. The Obama Administration set in place policies requiring the U.S. Education Department to investigate loan servicing companies’ past conduct before the government awarded lucrative contracts. Those contracts were required to include certain consumer […]

Trump Appoints Anti-LGBT Activist To Agency Committed To LGBT Rights (VIDEO)

Trump Appoints Anti-LGBT Activist To Agency Committed To LGBT Rights (VIDEO)

It should come as no surprise to any of us by now that President Donald Trump’s administration cares about LGBTQ Americans about as much as he cares about…well…insert whatever minority social group he’s belittled over the past couple years. In February, he reversed President Obama’s directive requiring schools to allow transgender students to use restrooms that conform to […]

WATCH: Link Between Institutional Poverty And Children’s Brain Development Found

WATCH: Link Between Institutional Poverty And Children’s Brain Development Found

On April 12, 2016, then-presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) held a campaign rally at Marist College in Poughkeepsie, New York in which he talked about the “physiology of poverty.” In other words, concern over where and when one’s next meal is coming from, how one will be able to pay bills, keep the lights […]

Is The U.S. ‘Deliberately’ Setting Up Conflict With China? Beijing Thinks So (VIDEO)

Is The U.S. ‘Deliberately’ Setting Up Conflict With China? Beijing Thinks So (VIDEO)

There is a sincere possibility the United States will be engaged in some sort of conflict with China during the next four years. We may have the stage set for it over the weekend. In what Beijing is calling a “serious political and military provocation,” the USS Stethem destroyer sailed fewer than 12 nautical miles from Triton Island in the […]

NASA Satellite Images Catch Climate Change In Action – Causing Unprecedented Devastation (IMAGES/VIDEO)

NASA Satellite Images Catch Climate Change In Action – Causing Unprecedented Devastation (IMAGES/VIDEO)

Of course you’re not a climate change denier. You wouldn’t be reading this on this site if you were. You realize, of course, though, here in the United States of America, we are in the unique (and embarrassing) position of having an entire political party – and president – that has staked its reputation on fabricated doubt, or […]

29 States Defend Voters’ Rights By Refusing To Participate In Mass Voter Suppression (VIDEO)

29 States Defend Voters’ Rights By Refusing To Participate In Mass Voter Suppression (VIDEO)

Vice-president Mike Pence and Kansas secretary of state Kris Kobach’s “Presidential Commission on Election Integrity” must be onto something pretty big if it’s requesting voter data from every state in the country. In a letter sent to states Thursday, the commission’s vice-chair, Kris Kobach, said he wants it all–Social Security numbers, party affiliations, voting records, criminal histories, […]

Calls For Muslim Internment Camps Grow Among Right-Wing Groups In The US And Europe

Calls For Muslim Internment Camps Grow Among Right-Wing Groups In The US And Europe

The phrase “internment camp” calls to mind the Holocaust and imprisonment of Japanese Americans during World War II. We like to believe they no longer exist, at least not in “civilized” democracies like our own. However, support for rounding up Muslims and enslaving them in internment camps is intensifying among white nationalists in several major world powers–the United States, the […]

WATCH: Supreme Court Finally Agrees To Weigh In On The Corrosive Effects of Gerrymandering

WATCH: Supreme Court Finally Agrees To Weigh In On The Corrosive Effects of Gerrymandering

The Supreme Court is once again stepping in to determine whether an electoral procedure as old as the republic violates the Constitution. Monday, the nation’s highest court announced it will begin looking into gerrymandered election maps for evidence of discrimination against minorities. If uncovered, the results from the Court’s decision could fundamentally change how we conduct elections. Gerrymandering is the […]

Police, Media Refuse To Call Murder Of Muslim Girl Leaving Mosque A ‘Hate Crime’ (VIDEO)

Police, Media Refuse To Call Murder Of Muslim Girl Leaving Mosque A ‘Hate Crime’ (VIDEO)

“Road rage.”That’s the explanation the mainstream media outlets and police are giving when reporting the brutal assault and murder of a 17-year-old Muslim girl in Virginia. According to police, while driving early Sunday morning, Darwin Martinez Torres, 22, noticed a group of teenagers walking and riding bicycles. He proceeded to argue with one of them, and drove up onto […]

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