2016 presidential campaign

Independent Media Should Use Their Words As Weapons – Never Back Down

Independent Media Should Use Their Words As Weapons – Never Back Down

As the final popular vote count for the 2016 presidential election by the Cook Political Report shows Hillary Clinton ahead of Donald Trump, since the election, America and the world are still trying to make sense of the jolt they experienced with him winning the electoral college vote, setting off America’s first dictator alert. The weekend news round-up […]

REPORT: Trump LIED About Huge Loss In ‘Economic Depression’ — The Economy Was BOOMING

REPORT: Trump LIED About Huge Loss In ‘Economic Depression’ — The Economy Was BOOMING

Well, it is time to add something else to the miles long list of things Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is wrong about. During a rally speech in Pueblo, Colorado, Trump attempted to respond to the ruinous reports published by the New York Times that he paid no federal income taxes in 1995, and led many to […]

Carl Bernstein: Libertarian VP Candidate Might Give Up Run To ENDORSE Clinton Instead (TWEET/VIDEO)

Carl Bernstein: Libertarian VP Candidate Might Give Up Run To ENDORSE Clinton Instead (TWEET/VIDEO)

There is a possibility that Bill Weld, the vice presidential nominee for the Libertarian Party, will drop out of the presidential race. Carl Bernstein tweeted Friday that Weld “…Could be a hero … if he renounces his own Libertarian candidacy.”   The fact that the tweet ends with the words, “Stay tuned,” indicates that this might […]

Trump Teaming Up With Dr. Oz? That’s It, I’m Blowing My Brains Out

Trump Teaming Up With Dr. Oz? That’s It, I’m Blowing My Brains Out

If the 2016 Presidential election wasn’t already a carnival attraction, it sure as hell is now. There are few people in the world I despise more than Donald Trump. I’m sure that sentiment isn’t exclusive; there are likely a king’s ransom of people who share it. In having said that, I would like to note […]

WATCH: Clinton Vows To Tackle Citizens United Within First 30 Days

WATCH: Clinton Vows To Tackle Citizens United Within First 30 Days

Hillary Clinton announced that she plans to propose a constitutional amendment overturning the Supreme Court decision known as Citizens United. She plans to do this within her first thirty days as President of the United States. She made the announcement during a video conference on Saturday, July 16, delivered to the attendees of the progressive Netroots […]

5 Policies That Suggest Stein Is The Heir To Sanders

5 Policies That Suggest Stein Is The Heir To Sanders

Earlier this week, presidential candidate and Senator, Bernie Sanders (D-Vt.) formally endorsed former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (D-N.Y.) as the Democratic nominee ahead of the Presidential election in November. The hallmarks of Sanders’ campaign so far has been an appeal to Democratic Socialism and a youthful following. It’s been assumed that many of these […]

WATCH: Potential Clinton VP Throws Major Shade At Trump

WATCH: Potential Clinton VP Throws Major Shade At Trump

Labor Secretary Tom Perez is rumored to be on the shortlist of potential Clinton Vice President choices, and he is already making quite the claim for himself. In a speech at the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Official conference in Washington, Perez made a few veiled remarks that seem directed towards a certain presumed GOP […]

Surprise, Surprise – Muslim Voter Registration Is Up

Surprise, Surprise – Muslim Voter Registration Is Up

Here is an unintended consequence of Donald Trump’s (R-NY) never ending vitriol against Muslims: voter registration amongst Muslim-Americans has jumped significantly. The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) reported that over 300,000 Muslims have registered to vote since the last presidential election. That is a roughly 60-percent increase since 2012. Not surprising since CAIR is one of the country’s largest […]

Trump Already At ‘Yuge’ Disadvantage In General Election (VIDEO)

Trump Already At ‘Yuge’ Disadvantage In General Election (VIDEO)

Donald Trump’s (R-NY) journey to becoming the presumptive Republican nominee has hardly been politics as usual. Up until now, it has worked. But the blustery and divisive Trump is now at a disadvantage when it comes to getting ready for the general election, and he has no one to blame but himself. Trump reached the number of […]

CRINGEWORTHY: Trump Calls Black Supporter ‘My African-American’ (VIDEO)

CRINGEWORTHY: Trump Calls Black Supporter ‘My African-American’ (VIDEO)

You can’t make this stuff up. While at a rally in Redding, California, Donald Trump wanted to generate support from minorities by pointing out a black man and calling him “my African-American.” Seriously. The full quote: “Oh, look at my African-American over here. Look at him. Are you the greatest?” No, I am not kidding. […]

Thanks But No Thanks: London’s New Mayor Rejects Trump Invite (VIDEO)

Thanks But No Thanks: London’s New Mayor Rejects Trump Invite (VIDEO)

London’s new mayor is less than impressed with GOP presumptive nominee Donald Trump. Sadiq Khan, the first Muslim mayor of London, was elected last week. When Trump heard the news, he suggested that his much-maligned plan to ban Muslims from the United States may necessitate a special exception in Khan’s case. Khan was most certainly not impressed. […]

‘Poor Quality Sex’ – Trump Irritated About Possible Rape Victim’s Performance (VIDEO)

‘Poor Quality Sex’ – Trump Irritated About Possible Rape Victim’s Performance (VIDEO)

Donald Trump is involved in yet another controversy and this might be the most abhorrent of them all. A woman named Katie Johnson, has accused Donald Trump of raping her when she was just 13 years old. She has also claimed that he assaulted her because of the “poor quality of sex.” Donald’s slippery slope seems […]

WATCH: 17 Outrageous Reasons That Should Disqualify Donald Trump As A Presidential Candidate

WATCH: 17 Outrageous Reasons That Should Disqualify Donald Trump As A Presidential Candidate

Following the 2016 presidential campaign, there is so many obvious reasons why Donald Trump is not suited for the presidency. Chris Morales posted a compilation of footage from Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign on YouTube, with 17 specific reasons of why he should not be president. Donald Trump’s statements are equally amusing, because they are […]

Boom Or Bust: Which Presidential Candidate Will Catapult The US Economy?

Boom Or Bust: Which Presidential Candidate Will Catapult The US Economy?

We’re in the middle of election season, and that means the nation’s economists get to come out of the woodwork yet again to weigh in on the candidates’ economic proposals. Detailed policy vetting might not feel like the most electrifying type of political commentary, but it’s absolutely essential. The United States is still feeling the […]

This Portrait Brilliantly Captures Trump And His Most Vile Comments

This Portrait Brilliantly Captures Trump And His Most Vile Comments

When some of us think of Donald Trump we think about how he is a sexist, bigot, and racist. We base our opinions on the statements he has made from before and after his run for president. British artist, Conor Collins, took these despicable comments and brilliantly created a painting that includes some of the […]

Bookies Predict Elections w/ 91% Accuracy. Their Odds Are On…

Bookies Predict Elections w/ 91% Accuracy. Their Odds Are On…

In what is easily one of the most intense primaries in living memory, both the Democrats and the Republicans are divided parties, with ‘extremists’ on both sides — Bernie Sanders on one side, and Donald Trump on the other. But in a political world that seems driven entirely by polls that change from one day […]

You Need To Know How This Guy Actually Destroyed Cruz’s White House Eligibility

You Need To Know How This Guy Actually Destroyed Cruz’s White House Eligibility

The man who taught Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, constitutional law at Harvard has had some choice words for the aspiring presidential candidate recently. Laurence H. Tribe, a professor of constitutional law at Harvard University, has said, among other things, that Sen. Cruz’s own legal philosophy disqualifies him from spending four years in the White House. […]

Bernie Sanders Tells Moochers To ‘Get Off Of Welfare’ (VIDEO)

Bernie Sanders Tells Moochers To ‘Get Off Of Welfare’ (VIDEO)

I am not misleading you when I say that Bernie Sanders told the real takers of government assistance that they must get off of welfare. During a campaign stop in Des Moines, Iowa this past Saturday, Bernie sent a personal message to the Walton family, the owners of Walmart: “Get off of welfare! Start paying your […]