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Pastor Saw Something ‘Terribly Powerful’ At Trump Rally–And It Wasn’t Pretty (VIDEO)

Pastor Saw Something ‘Terribly Powerful’ At Trump Rally–And It Wasn’t Pretty (VIDEO)

As a left-leaning evangelical Christian, one of the most disheartening anecdotes of the election was the discovery that a whopping 81 percent of white evangelicals voted for Donald Trump. To most of them, Trump’s outrageous behavior on the campaign trail didn’t matter. All that mattered was that he made the right clucking noises about ending […]

Chris Wallace Lets Trump Have It, Calls Attacks On Media ‘Dangerous’ (VIDEOS)

Chris Wallace Lets Trump Have It, Calls Attacks On Media ‘Dangerous’ (VIDEOS)

It takes a lot for a Republican to do something so outrageously wingnutty that it even enrages a Fox News Channel personality. Well, it looks like Donald Trump reached that point when he declared that the media is not his enemy, but “the enemy of the American people.” One of the main faces of the fair […]

NBC Reporter Grows A Set, Asks Trump ‘Why Should Americans Trust You?’ After So Many Lies (VIDEO, TWEETS)

NBC Reporter Grows A Set, Asks Trump ‘Why Should Americans Trust You?’ After So Many Lies (VIDEO, TWEETS)

Late last week, veteran blogger Andrew Sullivan wondered–loudly–when the American press was finally going to get the guts to publicly call out Donald Trump for his blatant lying. Well, apparently the message was received by at least one reporter. It resulted in one of the few watchable moments of Trump’s massive train wreck of a […]

Both Parties Agree–Kellyanne Has Some Explaining To Do For Shilling For Ivanka On Our Dime (VIDEO)

Both Parties Agree–Kellyanne Has Some Explaining To Do For Shilling For Ivanka On Our Dime (VIDEO)

In the three weeks since Donald Trump took office, a lot of us have wondered–what could it possibly take for the GOP to break out of lockstep with Trump? Well, it looks like we have our answer. In case you missed it, White House senior adviser and information minister Kellyanne Conway has gotten sliced, diced, […]

State Department Patriots Take A Stand, Condemn Trump’s Muslim Ban (TWEETS)

State Department Patriots Take A Stand, Condemn Trump’s Muslim Ban (TWEETS)

Donald Trump’s right hand has gotten quite the workout in the week-plus since he took office. He churned out a raft of executive orders, most of which were actually written by his chief strategist and chief brownshirt, Steve Bannon. There was just one problem. Nobody in the Trump administration bothered to consult with the agencies […]

Christian Church Across The Street From The White House Opposes Trump’s Muslim Ban (VIDEO)

Christian Church Across The Street From The White House Opposes Trump’s Muslim Ban (VIDEO)

Right across the street from the White House, St. John’s Church broke its tradition of avoiding political topics and decided to denounce President Trump’s executive action to ban people from seven Muslim-majority countries. The executive order rocked immigrants and visa holders across the nation, causing gridlock at many airports as they tried to comprehend the limits of […]

Obama Writes Emotional Farewell Letter To The American People (VIDEO)

Obama Writes Emotional Farewell Letter To The American People (VIDEO)

In an open letter to the American people, published Thursday, President Barack Obama expressed deep gratitude and made “one final thank you.” A Final Goodbye He mentioned that it has been a long-standing tradition for the sitting president to leave a parting letter for the incoming president, sharing some final wisdom from their experience in office. […]

Busted! Fake News Merchant Pays Stiff Price For Deceiving The Public (TWEETS)

Busted! Fake News Merchant Pays Stiff Price For Deceiving The Public (TWEETS)

Donald Trump’s upset victory has made a lot of people wonder if there are any standards left in politics. After all, despite engaging in behavior that, in a sane world, would have ended his campaign several times over, he not only stayed in the race, but won it. Well, the operator of one of the […]

Trump Thought A Real Broadway Star Was Playing The Inauguration – WRONG! (VIDEO)

Trump Thought A Real Broadway Star Was Playing The Inauguration – WRONG! (VIDEO)

It is no secret that President-elect Donald Trump has had trouble locating people to perform at his inauguration celebration, even though he claims it is going to be an incredible affair. Broadway star Jennifer Holliday received a bevy of critical remarks for agreeing to perform at the event, and she finally took the hint and […]

Take Notes! CNN Just Showed Us The Right Way To Respond To A Trump Tirade (TWEETS, VIDEO)

Take Notes! CNN Just Showed Us The Right Way To Respond To A Trump Tirade (TWEETS, VIDEO)

Since his unexpected–and tainted–victory in the presidential election, Donald Trump has shown that he can strike fear into many a heart with just one tweet or Facebook post. But on Wednesday, CNN gave the world an object lesson on how to stare down Trump. For most of the last 24 hours, the political world has […]

Dairy Queen Takes A Stand, Pulls Plug On Store Run By A Racist (VIDEO, TWEETS)

Dairy Queen Takes A Stand, Pulls Plug On Store Run By A Racist (VIDEO, TWEETS)

We’ve seen an alarming spike in hate crimes and hate-motivated incidents since Donald Trump’s upset victory. It’s naturally made a lot of people wonder–are we returning to the days when hate and bigotry could occur with impunity? Well, this weekend gave us a big reason to hope that we haven’t fallen off that cliff. The […]

Legend Meryl Streep’s EPIC Heartfelt Speech Aimed Squarely At Trump (VIDEO)

Legend Meryl Streep’s EPIC Heartfelt Speech Aimed Squarely At Trump (VIDEO)

Hollywood legend Meryl Streep has given a poignant and beautiful speech at the 2017 Golden Globes. At first the star apologized for having lost her voice. Then began what was clearly a very emotional reaction to current events and the polarized political climate. Streep began listing names of some of those at the awards and stating […]

Report: Bernie Sanders ‘America’ Ad Campaign Has People Hoping Again (VIDEO)

Report: Bernie Sanders ‘America’ Ad Campaign Has People Hoping Again (VIDEO)

Research by Vanderbilt University shows that Senator Bernie Sanders’ “America” ad makes viewers feel good. A panel consisting of 1,000 people were asked to view several political ads, with analysis finding that “America” ranked the highest for making viewers feel hopeful and happy. When it was initially released, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s director […]

New Governor Promises North Carolina Will Repeal The Disastrous ‘Bathroom Bill’ (TWEET/VIDEO)

New Governor Promises North Carolina Will Repeal The Disastrous ‘Bathroom Bill’ (TWEET/VIDEO)

On Monday, the Charlotte City Council voted unanimously to invalidate the LGBT nondiscrimination ordinance that helped pave the way for North Carolina’s controversial “bathroom bill.” This bill – known formally as House Bill 2 (HB2) – required transgender people to use bathrooms that correspond to the sex listed on their birth certificate. It also reversed local […]

Stop Everything Right Now And Listen To ‘We Are The World’ Again

Stop Everything Right Now And Listen To ‘We Are The World’ Again

This morning, my boyfriend and I had one of those “wait, how did we end up here” moments. Working side by side writing, as we do every day, we were talking about politics and our despair over Trump’s cabinet picks. And that conversation led to something else, and then I don’t remember what, and neither […]

Tea Swiller Joe Walsh: Trump Should Be ‘Ashamed’ For Ignoring Russian Hack (TWEETS, VIDEO)

Tea Swiller Joe Walsh: Trump Should Be ‘Ashamed’ For Ignoring Russian Hack (TWEETS, VIDEO)

It’s becoming more and more apparent that Donald Trump’s obstinate refusal to acknowledge that Russian hackers tried to influence the election has left him on an island. Any doubt that the Donald is almost completely alone should have been erased on Monday morning. A former tea party congressman who was a staunch Trump supporter turned on him […]

VICTORY! Army Corps Of Engineers Orders Dakota Access Pipeline Moved (VIDEOS)

VICTORY! Army Corps Of Engineers Orders Dakota Access Pipeline Moved (VIDEOS)

Sanity has finally prevailed in the eight-month standoff over the Dakota Access Pipeline. The Army Corps of Engineers has announced that it will not grant an easement that would have allowed the pipeline to skirt the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation. The pipeline’s original route would have sent it under Lake Oahe, just a half mile […]

Federal Court Orders Special Election For NC Legislature To Fix ‘Injury’ Of Illegal Map (TWEET)

Federal Court Orders Special Election For NC Legislature To Fix ‘Injury’ Of Illegal Map (TWEET)

It’s been a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad week for the North Carolina Republican Party. On Monday, the State Board of Elections ordered the rejection of all county-level challenges to voter eligibility, cutting the legs out from Republican Governor Pat McCrory’s claim that he lost the gubernatorial election to Roy Cooper because of voter […]

Roy Cooper Wins NC Governor’s Race, ‘Game Over’ For Pat McCrory’s Attempt To Steal Election (TWEETS)

Roy Cooper Wins NC Governor’s Race, ‘Game Over’ For Pat McCrory’s Attempt To Steal Election (TWEETS)

One of the few bright spots for the Democrats on Election Night came from my state of North Carolina. Specifically, the governor’s race. Democratic state attorney general Roy Cooper nosed out Republican incumbent Pat McCrory, but the margin appeared large enough that Cooper claimed victory. McCrory, however, refused to concede, and claimed Cooper had only won […]

Racist Richard Spencer Shamed: His Class Raises Money For Human Rights Charity (VIDEO)

Racist Richard Spencer Shamed: His Class Raises Money For Human Rights Charity (VIDEO)

It’s pretty common for college grads to have pride for their most accomplished alumni. The graduating class of ’97 at St. Mark’s School of Texas showed that one of their classmates was deserving of shame and disdain rather than praise. Even after almost 20 years since their graduation, the hate spread by one of their […]

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