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Trump Threatens Government Shutdown If He Doesn’t Get Money To Build His Idiotic Wall (VIDEO)

Trump Threatens Government Shutdown If He Doesn’t Get Money To Build His Idiotic Wall (VIDEO)

Federal agencies are preparing for a partial government shutdown after President Donald Trump indicated he wouldn’t accept a budget without money for his stupid Mexican wall. This week marks the end of the federal financial year, and every year it seems like one party or the other threatens a government shutdown over some idiocy. This […]

WATCH: How Trump’s LIMP First 100 Days Measures Up To President Barack Obama’s

WATCH: How Trump’s LIMP First 100 Days Measures Up To President Barack Obama’s

April 29, 2017, will mark President Donald Trump’s first 100 days in office. Like all presidents before him since the time of President Franklin D. Roosevelt (FDR), Trump had promised to accomplish some pretty lofty goals within his first 100 days. But how does he measure up to the accomplishments of President Barack Obama’s first […]

WATCH: United Just Won’t Stop – Throws Couple Heading To Their Own Wedding Off Plane

WATCH: United Just Won’t Stop – Throws Couple Heading To Their Own Wedding Off Plane

United Airlines has dramatically lost its appeal with customers recently after incidents involving poor treatment of their passengers. In late March, two teenage girls were denied entrance on board because they were wearing leggings. Even though the girls were flying on an employee pass, which did not permit them to wear leggings, there has been […]

Every US Citizen Needs Healthcare – Why Not Based On Need And Not Cost? (VIDEO)

Every US Citizen Needs Healthcare – Why Not Based On Need And Not Cost? (VIDEO)

We have been struggling with our healthcare system since the Orange Menace, President Donald Trump, was elected into power. We are one of the only first-world nations that doesn’t have single-payer healthcare. This would be the equivalent of having Medicare for everyone in our country instead of having to deal with private insurance companies. Under […]

BREAKING: New Twist In Fate Of Europe As Surprise Election Is Called In The UK (VIDEO)

BREAKING: New Twist In Fate Of Europe As Surprise Election Is Called In The UK (VIDEO)

Few people saw any of this coming. British Prime Minister Theresa May’s announcement that she intends to hold a general election on June 8 has sent shock waves across Europe. Speaking in front of 10 Downing Street, May indicated that Britain needed certainty, stability and strong leadership following the EU referendum. She also spelled out […]

The ‘Mythical’ Universal Basic Income – Could It Work In The United States? (VIDEO)

The ‘Mythical’ Universal Basic Income – Could It Work In The United States? (VIDEO)

Some countries in Europe and a few states here in the U.S. have experimented with universal basic incomes for its citizens. However, could this work across the entire country here? What Is Universal Basic Income? First off, a universal basic income is similar to Social Security in that everyone gets a fixed amount of money […]

Exploitative Healthcare Costs Require Patients To Take Tough Stances (VIDEO)

Exploitative Healthcare Costs Require Patients To Take Tough Stances (VIDEO)

It may come as no surprise that in America today profit reigns supreme. Privatization has become so ingrained in our daily activities, we barely even blink anymore when we’re required to fork over more money for something that should be–and often used to be–part of our common infrastructure. In some cases, it has literally come […]

Former Head Of MI6 Claims Trump Took Russian Money In 2008 (VIDEO)

Former Head Of MI6 Claims Trump Took Russian Money In 2008 (VIDEO)

Despite President Donald Trump’s repeated refutations to the contrary, the former head of British intelligence service MI6 claims Trump borrowed Russian money in 2008. Richard Dearlove joined MI6 in 1966 and served as the agency’s head from 1999 to 2004. In a recent interview with Prospect, he claimed that the global financial crisis in 2008 […]

Poverty-Stricken People Are Kept Poor By Profiteering Vultures (VIDEO)

Poverty-Stricken People Are Kept Poor By Profiteering Vultures (VIDEO)

When you think of someone living in poverty what comes to mind? The word “lazy” maybe? Perhaps “lack of morals” is a phrase you think of? Even the term “irresponsible” may come into play? This is the stereotype faced by a massive part of the United States’ population that lives at or below the “poverty line.” This […]

GOP Might Kill Trump’s Wall Plans – Can Trump Keep His Great Promise? (VIDEO)

GOP Might Kill Trump’s Wall Plans – Can Trump Keep His Great Promise? (VIDEO)

Trump’s plan to build a $21 billion dollar wall on the U.S. – Mexico border just might be crumbling in the hands of his own party. Reality has set in for the GOP that it is a huge expenditure. In addition, many Trump supporters fear that it would put them on the Mexico side of the wall! […]

United Airlines Apologizes For ‘Horrific’ Treatment Of Passenger–After Initially Blaming Him (TWEETS)

United Airlines Apologizes For ‘Horrific’ Treatment Of Passenger–After Initially Blaming Him (TWEETS)

The latest entry in “How Not To Handle A Crisis” comes from United Airlines. On Sunday, the world’s third-largest airline came under well-deserved fire after a passenger was dragged screaming and bloodied from a supposedly overbooked flight. After taking even more heat for blaming the passenger, United was not only forced to issue a full […]

Wells Fargo Execs Forced To Return Pay, But Not Nearly Enough (VIDEO)

Wells Fargo Execs Forced To Return Pay, But Not Nearly Enough (VIDEO)

In the wake of continuing investigation into Wells Fargo’s fake account scheme, the bank’s board ordered two top executives to return a combined $75 million in pay today. Carrie Tolstedt, who headed the bank’s sales division, was ordered to pay back $47 million. Former CEO John Stumpf was ordered to pay back $28 million. This […]

Democrats Rally Behind Bernie Sanders With A College-For-All Plan (VIDEO)

Democrats Rally Behind Bernie Sanders With A College-For-All Plan (VIDEO)

In fewer than 100 days in office, President Donald Trump has managed to get himself a personal FBI investigation, a tepid-at-best relationship with allies Germany and Australia, not one but two federal court blockages of his Muslim travel ban, members of Congress questioning his sanity, and the epic fail of the attempt to repeal the Affordable Care Act. […]

Trump Continues To Parade His Delusional Beliefs In Front Of The Whole World (VIDEO)

Trump Continues To Parade His Delusional Beliefs In Front Of The Whole World (VIDEO)

President Donald Trump spent most of his campaign spreading his delusions of grandeur, and he is still continuing to do so. This week, he said he has had one of the most successful starts to a presidency in history. On Air Force One, he said: “I think we’ve had one of the most successful 13 […]

Thought Your Student Loan Would Be Forgiven? Maybe Not, And Now You Owe Lots More In Penalties And Late Fees

Thought Your Student Loan Would Be Forgiven? Maybe Not, And Now You Owe Lots More In Penalties And Late Fees

In 2007, The Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program was enacted. This program promises to forgive the student loans of those who work in a variety of public service jobs. “The program generally covers people with federal student loans who work for 10 years at a government or non-profit organization, a diverse group that includes public school […]

Tomi Lahren Dropping A HUGE Bomb On Glenn Beck And The Blaze (VIDEO)

Tomi Lahren Dropping A HUGE Bomb On Glenn Beck And The Blaze (VIDEO)

The loud mouthed conservative, Tomi Lahren, is striking back at Glen Beck and his “news” show, The Blaze, by filing a wrongful termination suit after he fired her for coming out as pro-choice on The View. The Dallas Morning News reported that the Lahren filed the suit in Dallas County, Texas in an effort to […]

Oops! New Tweet Proves Trump Is Violating The Constitution (VIDEO)

Oops! New Tweet Proves Trump Is Violating The Constitution (VIDEO)

According to the U.S. Constitution, it’s illegal for the President to make money, take gifts, or financially gain in any way from any foreign official. That’s because in Article I of the constitution there is a clause that says this: “No Title of Nobility shall be granted by the United States: And no Person holding any […]

Secret Service Is ‘Flat-Out Worn Out’ And Worked Like Dogs Under Trump (VIDEO)

Secret Service Is ‘Flat-Out Worn Out’ And Worked Like Dogs Under Trump (VIDEO)

Everyone knew that President Donald Trump was going to present some serious challenges to the way the United States government functions. One such challenge comes from how the Secret Service handles the strange logistics of protecting Trump and his family. Apparently, that challenge is taking a serious toll on the group of highly trained security […]

Ulterior Motive? Trump Personally Profited From The Cruise Missile Strike On Syria

Ulterior Motive? Trump Personally Profited From The Cruise Missile Strike On Syria

When Donald Trump ordered the launching of 59 cruise missiles at a Syrian air base Wednesday night, the taxpayers were billed for about $60 million. And some of that money may have made it into Trump’s bank account, too, because he owns stock in Raytheon, which manufactures the missiles. The Palmer Report, citing Business Insider, […]

Impaled, Maimed, And Burned – The High Cost Of Southern Manufacturing (VIDEO)

Impaled, Maimed, And Burned – The High Cost Of Southern Manufacturing (VIDEO)

Last year, Regina Elsea was earning $8.50 at Ajin USA, an auto supply manufacturer in eastern Alabama. She worked a 12-hour shift seven days each week. But in a state where the permanent unemployment rate hovers around 20%, she was thankful for the job. But one day last June, two weeks before her wedding date, […]

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