Minnesota

Democrats Trounce The Republican Agenda In Nationwide Progressive Victories (Video)

Democrats Trounce The Republican Agenda In Nationwide Progressive Victories (Video)

For all out there feeling a little demoralized about the class warfare congressional Republicans and President Donald Trump’s administration are waging against us, results from Tuesday’s elections should lift your spirits. Let’s start in Virginia where Democratic Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam defeated Republican Ed Gillespie for governor in a vital election the whole country was […]

Guess Who Minnesota Wants To Replace Columbus Statue With? HINT: He’s Funky! (VIDEO)

Guess Who Minnesota Wants To Replace Columbus Statue With? HINT: He’s Funky! (VIDEO)

  It has been a hell of a year. Charlottesville was a disgraceful display of white supremacy and it has stirred up horrible division within the United States. The whole debacle revolved around a group of men marching in defense of a statue of Robert E Lee, a figure of the confederacy. The march turned […]

Don’t Worry, Says GOP Rep, God Will Cure Climate Change! (VIDEO)

Don’t Worry, Says GOP Rep, God Will Cure Climate Change! (VIDEO)

When talk of climate change and rising temperatures first came to light, some people argued that it was just a natural fluctuation in global temperatures. As time went on, scientists began to gather more evidence of increasing global temperatures. They gathered information on how human activities are impacting the atmosphere. Slowly, but surely, the evidence […]

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 […]

Speakers At Pro-Trump Rally In Minnesota Tell Crowd To Prepare For ‘Civil War’ (VIDEO)

Speakers At Pro-Trump Rally In Minnesota Tell Crowd To Prepare For ‘Civil War’ (VIDEO)

Those who fervently support Donald Trump are not your usual political backers. They tend to be fanatical, fond of conspiracy theories, and fearful that the end is near. A pro-Trump rally in Wilmar, Minnesota, which attracted about 200 people provided ample evidence of just how far out of the mainstream the average Trumpkin is. At the […]

Rep. Ellison Responds To Trump ‘Praise’ Over A Prediction That Never Happened (TWEETS)

Rep. Ellison Responds To Trump ‘Praise’ Over A Prediction That Never Happened (TWEETS)

Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Minn.) has the distinction of being both the first Muslim elected to Congress and the first African-American elected to the Minnesota House of Representatives. He has served as a representative since 2007 and ran for Chair of the Democratic National Committee in 2016. President Donald Trump recently tweeted about Ellison, praising him […]

University Of Minnesota Finally Acts Against Coach Who Dissed Sexual Assault Victims (VIDEOS)

University Of Minnesota Finally Acts Against Coach Who Dissed Sexual Assault Victims (VIDEOS)

The 2016 college football season began with a textbook case on how not to handle sexual assault at a major university. You may recall that Baylor was all but forced to fire head coach Art Briles after he turned a blind eye to numerous cases of sexual assault by his players. Well, the season ended […]

Minnesota Gopher Fans Throw Flag At Coach For Praising Team And Disrespecting Sexual Assault Victims (AUDIO, TWEET)

Minnesota Gopher Fans Throw Flag At Coach For Praising Team And Disrespecting Sexual Assault Victims (AUDIO, TWEET)

The 2016 college football bowl season was almost tainted by a travesty at the Holiday Bowl. Two weeks ago, Minnesota’s football players threatened to sit out their bowl matchup against Washington State when ten of their Gopher teammates were suspended for their roles in an alleged sexual assault earlier in the year. However, the players […]

Mall Of America Hires First Black Santa And Racists Line Up To Complain

Mall Of America Hires First Black Santa And Racists Line Up To Complain

We may be in the year 2016, but sometimes it doesn’t feel that way. With all the racism and hate crimes going on, it feels like we went back in time this year. We need slivers of hope to remind us of the good in this world. Mall of America hiring the first Black Santa […]

Hate Goes To Class: KKK Recruitment Placard Found At Minnesota High School

Hate Goes To Class: KKK Recruitment Placard Found At Minnesota High School

A wooden placard with the message “The KKK Wants You’ was found in a classroom at Irondale High School, a suburban school just north of Minneapolis, Minnesota. School officials said the placard, which was approximately the size of a Post-It note, was apparently placed by a student who has been identified and, “We’re dealing with […]

‘F*ck N****rs’: Welcome Back To School Message Greets Children After Election Day (VIDEO)

‘F*ck N****rs’: Welcome Back To School Message Greets Children After Election Day (VIDEO)

Just hours after President-elect Donald Trump won the 2016 presidential race, students at Maple Grove High School in Maple Grove, Minnesota returned to class to find racist messages scrawled throughout the school. Messages that appear to have been inspired by the GOP candidate. Of the messages and their impact on some of the students, one […]

WATCH: Trump Calls Minnesotans’ Kindness ‘Suffering’ – Vows To Deport Welcomed Refugees

WATCH: Trump Calls Minnesotans’ Kindness ‘Suffering’ – Vows To Deport Welcomed Refugees

Republican Presidential Nominee Donald Trump pandered to a large Minnesota crowd on Sunday. He vowed to stop the Syrian Refugee Program: “Here in Minnesota you have seen firsthand the problems caused with faulty refugee vetting, with large numbers of Somali refugees coming into your state, without your knowledge, without your support or approval.” Minnesota has […]

Unfortunately, Christians Are Still Obsessed About Which Bathrooms Transgender People Use (VIDEO)

Unfortunately, Christians Are Still Obsessed About Which Bathrooms Transgender People Use (VIDEO)

Earlier this year, the internet was buzzing with news of North Carolina’s ridiculous HB-2 law. It requires transgendered people to use the bathroom the corresponds to the gender they were assigned at birth, not the gender they identify with now. RWNJs used this to start a crusade against transgendered people. They were freaking out about […]

ISIS’ Claims Of Responsibility For Stabbing Attack Probably Fake (VIDEO)

ISIS’ Claims Of Responsibility For Stabbing Attack Probably Fake (VIDEO)

A man donned a private security uniform and stabbed nine people at a Minnesota shopping mall, with him apparently asking one of the victims if they were Muslim before an off-duty police officer shot and killed him. Thankfully, none of the nine victims were fatally wounded, with the St. Cloud Police Chief Blair Anderson noting […]

Trump Campaign Making Mad Dash To Qualify For The Minnesota Ballot (VIDEO-TWEETS)

Trump Campaign Making Mad Dash To Qualify For The Minnesota Ballot (VIDEO-TWEETS)

Donald Trump may be running the least organized presidential campaign in modern history. The Republican nominee for president almost failed to qualify for ballot access in Minnesota. Records show Trump officially filed as a candidate there today, days before a state deadline. Keith Downey, Minnesota Republican Party chairman, told the Pioneer Press that party officials hadn’t properly finished paperwork. A complete […]

This Dog Is Serving His Third Term As Mayor (VIDEO)

This Dog Is Serving His Third Term As Mayor (VIDEO)

The town of Cormorant, Minnesota has elected a dog to be its mayor for the third time. A nine-year-old Great Pyrenees named Duke is their mayor. Resident Karen Nelson said: “I don’t know who would run against him because he’s done such great things for the community.” She added: “His companion is my little black Chihuahua, […]

Barely A Month Later, The Police Officer That Killed Philando Castille Returns To Work (VIDEO)

Barely A Month Later, The Police Officer That Killed Philando Castille Returns To Work (VIDEO)

On July 6, Philando Castile, just 32-years-old, was shot and killed by a police officer during a routine traffic stop. Castile was compliant with directions and informed officer Jeronimo Yanez that he had a concealed carry permit. Castile’s fiance, Diamond Reynolds, live streamed the aftermath of the shooting. She reported that Castile was shot four times […]

Failed Military Coup in Turkey Exposes 3 Takeaways For US Candidates (VIDEO)

Failed Military Coup in Turkey Exposes 3 Takeaways For US Candidates (VIDEO)

Turkey experienced a failed military coup this past Friday, a coup that, if successful, would have been the country’s fifth in the last 60 years. Beginning around midnight, local time, the coup was led by a small group within the Turkish military. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan was on vacation when the coup began, however […]

Mark Zuckerberg Comments On Diamond Reynolds’ Heartbreaking Video

Mark Zuckerberg Comments On Diamond Reynolds’ Heartbreaking Video

On Wednesday, Minnesota resident Philando Castile lost his life to a police officer. It was a routine traffic stop as the officer asked for license and registration. When Castile reached for his wallet, the officer shot him four times in the arm. According to Castile’s girlfriend, Lavish (a.k.a. Diamond Reynolds) Reynolds, Castile informed the officer that […]

Minnesota Bigots Are Taking Their Transphobic Anti-Target Rhetoric On The Road

Minnesota Bigots Are Taking Their Transphobic Anti-Target Rhetoric On The Road

Target has pissed off many conservatives with their inclusive bathroom policy. While some states are trying to force transgender people to use the bathroom for the sex they were born with, Target is allowing them to use the bathroom or fitting room that corresponds to their gender identity. Even after all of the backlash, Target’s […]