Editorials

MN State Rep Ducks Question About Tax Haven Bill Because Jesus (VIDEO/TWEETS)

MN State Rep Ducks Question About Tax Haven Bill Because Jesus (VIDEO/TWEETS)

Like most left-leaning evangelical Christians, I believe that Christians in public office should be setting the standard, not trying to do an end run around it. Sadly, a state representative in Minnesota is the latest to think that her faith gives her license to avoid being accountable for her votes. Abigail Whelan represents District 35A […]

To Impeach Or Not Impeach — Looking At The Options Facing Congress (VIDEO)

To Impeach Or Not Impeach — Looking At The Options Facing Congress (VIDEO)

The whole thing is turning into something of a Shakespearean tragedy. Back in April, when Newsweek asked me what I thought would happen if President Donald Trump really had colluded with Russia I saw no real need to mince words. If evidence that Trump was working with the Russians to rig the election comes out, I […]

RWNJ Pastor Warns Us That God Won’t Allow ‘Sabotage’ Of Trump (VIDEO)

RWNJ Pastor Warns Us That God Won’t Allow ‘Sabotage’ Of Trump (VIDEO)

By any standard, Donald Trump’s presidency is tanking. As of Tuesday night, FiveThirtyEight pegs his average approval rating at 39.1 percent. Even at this stage, when a president with approval ratings that low, it’s time to call a code. Moreover, the furor over the firing of James Comey and the questions about his campaign’s links to […]

The Deafening GOP Silence On Appropriations Chairman’s Bullying Of A Constituent (VIDEO)

The Deafening GOP Silence On Appropriations Chairman’s Bullying Of A Constituent (VIDEO)

At first glance, the most telling anecdote of the Republican mentality in recent weeks came when Lindsey Graham–normally one of the more reasonable Republicans in Washington–suggested it was time to take another look at Hillary Clinton’s emails. But there’s an even more telling anecdote that hasn’t been talked about. That is, the near-total silence from the […]

RWNJ Pastor Wants Martial Law Declared If People DARE To Impeach Trump (VIDEO)

RWNJ Pastor Wants Martial Law Declared If People DARE To Impeach Trump (VIDEO)

Among the religious right leaders who are still bowing to Donald Trump, Rick Joyner is in a class by himself. He was one of the first prominent fundies to warn against opposing Trump. Initially, he tried to explain that those raising their voices against the Donald were driven by witchcraft and the devil himself. He has since warned […]

Trump Just Quietly Started Funding Radical Islamic Terrorists And No One Noticed (VIDEO)

Trump Just Quietly Started Funding Radical Islamic Terrorists And No One Noticed (VIDEO)

President Donald Trump couldn’t have won without the xenophobic vote. Which makes his support of radical Islamic terrorism all the more interesting. Radical Islam Trump ran his campaign on making America first. Racists flocked to his rallies in droves, eager to see that white supremacy was finally being normalized. He even said: “Donald J. Trump is […]

Nut Job Evangelist Says Autism Is Demonic, Not A Disorder (VIDEO)

Nut Job Evangelist Says Autism Is Demonic, Not A Disorder (VIDEO)

As of Saturday afternoon, Donald Trump’s average approval rating, as computed by FiveThirtyEight, stands at 38.8 percent–the lowest on record for a president at this stage in his administration. But the only reason it’s even that high is because the religious right continues to bow before him. Polls show that anywhere from 73 to 78 […]

RWNJ Pastor Says God Is Using Comey Firing To Smite Trump’s Foes (VIDEO)

RWNJ Pastor Says God Is Using Comey Firing To Smite Trump’s Foes (VIDEO)

Most of us know that the firing of FBI Director James Comey has turned into an unmitigated disaster for Donald Trump. After all, we now have solid confirmation that the stated reason for his firing–the manner in which he handled the Hillary Clinton email probe–is false. If that wasn’t enough, this week word got out that […]

Conservative Pundit Pens SCATHING OP-ED Against Trump (VIDEO)

Conservative Pundit Pens SCATHING OP-ED Against Trump (VIDEO)

You know it’s bad when a member of your own party rips you to shreds. Especially when it’s done in a piece called When The World Is Led by a Child. Fidgety David Brooks is a conservative political commentator for the New York Times. He recently penned a scathing op-ed against our Toddler in Chief and pointed out, […]

RWNJ Pastor STILL Convinced Trump Is The New Messiah (TWEET/VIDEO)

RWNJ Pastor STILL Convinced Trump Is The New Messiah (TWEET/VIDEO)

As of Wednesday night, Donald Trump’s approval ratings hit a new low. According to FiveThirtyEight’s model, Trump has an average approval rating of 39.7 percent–easily the worst on record for a president at this stage in his presidency. Believe it or not, it could potentially get worse. Trump is the only president with a net […]

Step-by-Step Guide To Organizing And Mobilizing — Getting Started (VIDEO)

Step-by-Step Guide To Organizing And Mobilizing — Getting Started (VIDEO)

Have you ever wanted to help organize a political campaign and didn’t know how? Well, here are some basic steps and tips to get you started. Examining The Difference Between Organizing And Mobilizing Organizing involves getting people together under a common cause. With organizing, you get people together and come to a consensus. Mobilizing doesn’t necessarily involve […]

Common Fallacies Used By RWNJs And How To Beat Them (VIDEO)

Common Fallacies Used By RWNJs And How To Beat Them (VIDEO)

We’ve all done battle with the infamous basement-dwelling keyboard warriors on the internet. Many of us have had real life encounters with unbelievably stupid idiots that you just know finished watching Alex Jones and went out to the grocery store looking to edu-ma-cate some librul idgits on the “facts” of real-world politicking. They’re out there, […]

Paul Krugman: Future Historians Could Say That ‘American Democracy Died In May 2017’

Paul Krugman: Future Historians Could Say That ‘American Democracy Died In May 2017’

It’s been a disturbing and at times surreal week in Washington, D.C. From the sudden dismissal of FBI Director James Comey to the endless lying emanating from both the so-called president and his spokespeople, it’s enough to make you wonder if indeed American democracy is in peril. Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Krugman thinks we could […]

So-Called Pastor To Blended Families: You’re ‘Selfish’ And ‘Destroying Children’ (AUDIO)

So-Called Pastor To Blended Families: You’re ‘Selfish’ And ‘Destroying Children’ (AUDIO)

For years, whenever we have thought about black conservatives getting diarrhea of the mouth, the first people to come to mind have usually been Ben Carson and Allen West. But in recent weeks, another prominent black conservative may be giving Carson and West a run for their money–Jesse Lee Peterson. To hear him talk, Bill O’Reilly […]

GOP Gubernatorial Candidate Assaults Cameraman For The Crime Filming Him (TWEETS/VIDEO)

GOP Gubernatorial Candidate Assaults Cameraman For The Crime Filming Him (TWEETS/VIDEO)

A Republican senator recently displayed his violent side, which should come as no surprise since he idolizes our president. Tracking Republicans Scott Wagner (R-Pa.) is a senator and gubernational candidate. A Republican watchdog group recently filmed him speaking and left after being physically assaulted. The person who assaulted the cameraman was none other than Wagner himself. […]

On Being Numb: How Fascism Is Creeping Into Our Lives (IMAGES)

On Being Numb: How Fascism Is Creeping Into Our Lives (IMAGES)

How much more can the people of the United States take from the Trump administration and the cruel asshats in the GOP? It has been a constant assault on our rights since the inauguration. With the latest vote on the inhumane American Healthcare Act, are we at the ‘tipping point’? Right now people are getting […]

Meet The Nutjob Evangelicals Who Still Worship Trump

Meet The Nutjob Evangelicals Who Still Worship Trump

As of Monday night, Nate Silver of FiveThirtyEight pegs Donald Trump’s average approval rating at 42 percent. Even at this early stage, any elected official with approval ratings that bad would be in very serious danger. But in all likelihood, the only reason Trump is doing that well is because of the religious right. Trump […]

Democrats Are Seeing Themselves In Deflating Dancing Pikachu Mercilessly Rushed Offstage By Men In Suits

Democrats Are Seeing Themselves In Deflating Dancing Pikachu Mercilessly Rushed Offstage By Men In Suits

Last weekend, the annual Pokémon World Festival was hosted in Songdo, South Korea. An army of 15 Pikachus danced to a pop hit medley (Uptown Funk, You Can’t Stop The Beat, and — bizarrely — Hairspray) in a a beautifully choreographed dance routine. From BuzzFeed: But there was one moment that captivated — and then quickly […]

RWNJ Pastor Warns That Lefties In ‘The Resistance’ Are Actually ‘Resisting God’ (VIDEO)

RWNJ Pastor Warns That Lefties In ‘The Resistance’ Are Actually ‘Resisting God’ (VIDEO)

As we know by now, the only reason Donald Trump’s presidency hasn’t completely cratered is that the religious right seems to be blindly loyal to him. While Trump struggles to get out of the 40s when the nation as a whole is asked if they approve of his job performance, white evangelicals apparently think he […]

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