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Kids Take To Streets And Twitter To Demand Action On Gun Control (VIDEO/TWEETS)

Kids Take To Streets And Twitter To Demand Action On Gun Control (VIDEO/TWEETS)

Ever since the 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, overwhelming support for common-sense reform of our gun laws has run into a seemingly immovable object–the National Rifle Association. Like clockwork, the NRA warns that any lawmakers who vote to close loopholes in our gun laws will be severely punished at the polls–and it has […]

FL High School Shooter Wants To Plead Guilty–If Prosecutors Let Him (VIDEO)

FL High School Shooter Wants To Plead Guilty–If Prosecutors Let Him (VIDEO)

Late Friday, attorneys for the man responsible for one of the worst school shootings in recent history dropped a bombshell–their client is willing to accept a sentence of life in prison if prosecutors take the death penalty off the table. On Thursday, Nikolas Cruz admitted to police that he was the man who mowed down […]

Kansas Congressional Candidate Raffles Off AR-15 Day Before Parkland Shooting (Video)

Kansas Congressional Candidate Raffles Off AR-15 Day Before Parkland Shooting (Video)

What have we come to as a nation? One day before a 19-year-old former student opened fire on Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland Fla., killing 17, a Kansas Republican announced on his social media pages a unique contest. Marine veteran Tyler Tannahill from Leavenworth, running for Rep. Lynn Jenkins’ second congressional district seat, posted the following […]

RWNJs Say Shutting Out Jesus Caused FL High School Massacre (VIDEOS)

RWNJs Say Shutting Out Jesus Caused FL High School Massacre (VIDEOS)

Lately, when there’s a mass shooting at a school, you can count on right-wing luminaries to claim that such butchery would have never happened if Jesus were still welcome in the schoolhouse and in our culture at large. Well, like clockwork, two of the right’s loudest voices claimed that the horrific shooting that took place […]

Court Docs Show Calif. Police Worked With White Supremacist Groups Against Anti-Fascist Activists (Video)

Court Docs Show Calif. Police Worked With White Supremacist Groups Against Anti-Fascist Activists (Video)

American law enforcement working with neo-Nazis and white supremacist groups to crack down on progressive activists? Yes, according to court documents that state some California police officers expressed sympathy with white supremacists, and even solicited their help targeting counter protesters after a violent June 2016 white nationalist rally in Sacramento. The documents were included in a court briefing […]

Twitter Takes A Stand, Bounces Paul Ryan’s Racist GOP Primary Challenger (TWEETS/PHOTOS)

Twitter Takes A Stand, Bounces Paul Ryan’s Racist GOP Primary Challenger (TWEETS/PHOTOS)

House Speaker Paul Ryan is one of the most loathsome characters in Washington. But believe it or not, it was possible that the people of Wisconsin’s 1st District could have been saddled with far worse. His opponent in the Republican primary, Paul Nehlen, is a 200 percent rabid racist and anti-Semite. Nehlen originally challenged Ryan […]

Thugs Who Planned Charlottesville Rally Hauled Into Court (TWEETS)

Thugs Who Planned Charlottesville Rally Hauled Into Court (TWEETS)

In the days after a far-right rally in Charlottesville, Virginia descended into violence, evidence emerged that proved not just beyond reasonable doubt, but beyond ALL doubt, that the “very fine people” who descended on Charlottesville were responsible for what happened. Unicorn Riot obtained screenshots from several months worth of chats on the rallygoers’ channel at […]

Some Cite Racial Bias In The Mainstream Media’s Failure To Cover Philly Superbowl Riots (Video)

Some Cite Racial Bias In The Mainstream Media’s Failure To Cover Philly Superbowl Riots (Video)

I’m sure you’re aware that last week the Philadelphia Eagles defeated the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LII. Are you also aware of the ensuing riots ecstatic Eagles fans engaged in in downtown Philly? They weren’t as televised as the protests in Baltimore after Freddie Gray’s police-custody death in 2015, or the protests after vigilante […]

Congressman Tells Us Why He Left State Of The Union Early (TWEETS/VIDEO)

Congressman Tells Us Why He Left State Of The Union Early (TWEETS/VIDEO)

Last week, Congressman Luis Gutierrez of Illinois turned a lot of heads when he walked out of the House chamber while Donald Trump was still giving his State of the Union address. It initially looked like he was leaving in protest of a president he believes is “explicitly racist.” But it turns out that it […]

GOP Congressman: Dems Who Didn’t Applaud Trump Will Have To Answer To God (VIDEOS)

GOP Congressman: Dems Who Didn’t Applaud Trump Will Have To Answer To God (VIDEOS)

Donald Trump is a clear and present threat to democracy and the Constitution. That was established not only beyond reasonable doubt, but beyond ALL doubt on Monday, when he declared that Democrats who didn’t applaud him during the State of the Union address were “un-American” and potentially “treasonous.” But one Republican congressman thinks that the […]

Marist College Revokes Bill O’Reilly’s Honorary Degree (Video)

Marist College Revokes Bill O’Reilly’s Honorary Degree (Video)

Remember Bill O’Reilly? You know, the Fox News anchor forced to resign in the fall due to multiple sexual harassment accusations? Thanks to a petition that received 120 signatures, O’Reilly’s alma mater, Marist College, has revoked the honorary degree it conferred upon O’Reilly in 2001. In a memorandum to the college community Sunday, David Yellen, president of the small independent college […]

Oklahoma Prosecutor Pushed Out For Letting Child Rapist Escape Jail Time (TWEETS)

Oklahoma Prosecutor Pushed Out For Letting Child Rapist Escape Jail Time (TWEETS)

Back in 2016, a Texas girl visiting a Christian youth camp in southern Oklahoma was violently raped and sodomized by one of the cooks. And yet, as it stands now, this monster will not serve a day in jail. He accepted a plea deal that will allow him to serve probation primarily because–wait for it–he’s […]

Child Predator Avoids Jail Time Because He’s Blind (VIDEO)

Child Predator Avoids Jail Time Because He’s Blind (VIDEO)

Whenever victims of domestic violence and sexual assault come forward years after their ordeals take place, they are often asked why they waited so long to speak up. Speaking as someone who was a victim of domestic violence and as someone who knows a large number of victims, the answer is easy–they fear that they […]

House Appropriations Chairman Heads For The Exits (VIDEO/TWEETS)

House Appropriations Chairman Heads For The Exits (VIDEO/TWEETS)

The Republicans should be sitting pretty. Donald Trump’s upset victory in the presidential election gave the GOP complete control of the federal government for only the third time since 1933. But that moment has proved rather fleeting. With Trump’s sinking approval ratings and Democratic intensity at its highest level in a decade, 32 Republican congressmen […]

AZ Trumpkins Tell Dark-Skinned Lawmakers And Staffers To ‘Get Out’ (VIDEO/TWEET)

AZ Trumpkins Tell Dark-Skinned Lawmakers And Staffers To ‘Get Out’ (VIDEO/TWEET)

There have been some pretty shameful and disturbing displays of out-and-out racism since Donald Trump’s upset victory. But one of the worst to date may have taken place on Thursday at the Arizona State Capitol. Several Latina legislative staffers, a Latino lawmaker, and a Native American lawmaker had to walk through a gauntlet of immigration […]

ICE Is Ramping Up Deportations–And Tracking License Plates (Video)

ICE Is Ramping Up Deportations–And Tracking License Plates (Video)

In 2015, when still a candidate for president, Donald Trump promised that, when elected, he would assemble a deportation force. Few were taking him seriously at the time, so when he proposed deporting 11 million undocumented immigrants, it was regarded as more risible hyperbole from the clown prince of presidential hopefuls. Here we are, exactly one […]

Sheriff Joe: Speaking Ill Of Dear Leader May Be ‘Treason-Type Situation’ (VIDEO/TWEETS)

Sheriff Joe: Speaking Ill Of Dear Leader May Be ‘Treason-Type Situation’ (VIDEO/TWEETS)

For the better part of the last two years, whenever anyone has dared to speak out against Donald Trump, he or she runs the risk of being attacked by pro-Trump trolls. They’re of the mind that daring to speak out against the man who wants to “make America great again” is nothing short of blasphemy. […]

Twitter Torches Trump For His Pathetic ‘Dicky Durbin’ Post (TWEETS)

Twitter Torches Trump For His Pathetic ‘Dicky Durbin’ Post (TWEETS)

Still angry that he got caught making his comments about immigrants from “shithole” countries, Donald Trump thought it would be a good idea to spend part of Monday attacking Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL), one of the people who said they heard the president make those remarks during a White House meeting on immigration last week. […]

Republican Newspaper SLAMS Trump, Calls Him ‘Unfit To Serve’ (TWEET)

Republican Newspaper SLAMS Trump, Calls Him ‘Unfit To Serve’ (TWEET)

One of the most striking anecdotes of the 2016 presidential campaign was the large number of ancestrally Republican newspapers who refused to endorse Donald Trump. In many cases, they broke decades-long traditions to either endorse Hillary Clinton or refuse to endorse anyone at all. The Houston Chronicle, for instance, made Hillary only the third Democrat […]

Roy Moore Diehards Trying To Kneecap Richard Shelby (TWEETS)

Roy Moore Diehards Trying To Kneecap Richard Shelby (TWEETS)

There is a significant element of the Alabama Republican Party that is completely morally bankrupt. That was amply established during the special election campaign for Jeff Sessions’ former Senate seat. Numerous Republican officials, from nominal party leader Governor Kay Ivey on down, declared that they would not waver in their support for Roy Moore. Some, […]

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