Jerry Brown

Religious Right Snowflake Thinks We’re On ‘Devil’s Team’ For Calling Out Death Threats (VIDEO)

Religious Right Snowflake Thinks We’re On ‘Devil’s Team’ For Calling Out Death Threats (VIDEO)

When you listen to religious right radio shows and podcasts, you expect to hear outrageous and jaw-dropping commentary. But what Dave Daubenmire did on his daily podcast, “Pass the Salt,” is staggering even by those standards. In case you missed it, his guest that day, fellow religious right podcast host Sheila Zilinsky, called for California […]

Fundies Were Calling For Jerry Brown To Be Lynched As Bullets Were Flying In Alexandria (VIDEO)

Fundies Were Calling For Jerry Brown To Be Lynched As Bullets Were Flying In Alexandria (VIDEO)

Within hours of word getting out that the triggerman behind Wednesday morning’s horrific shooting in Alexandria, Virginia was a Bernie Sanders supporter, right-wingers started pointing fingers. Newt Gingrich tried to blame potty-mouthed Democrats, while Donald Trump, Jr. tried to blame a staging of “Julius Caesar” starring a title character that looked a lot like his dad. However, […]

States Take Charge Of The Fight Against Climate Change – Defy Trump’s Paris Fail (VIDEO)

States Take Charge Of The Fight Against Climate Change – Defy Trump’s Paris Fail (VIDEO)

In the wake of America’s withdrawal from the Paris Agreement, U.S. states are moving to combat climate change without the help of the federal government. This week, Minnesota joined a growing list of states committed to the United States Climate Alliance, an agreement between individual states to reduce greenhouse gas emissions at least 26 percent […]

Gov.Jerry Brown Vows To Battle Trump Over Climate Change (VIDEO)

Gov.Jerry Brown Vows To Battle Trump Over Climate Change (VIDEO)

President-elect Donald Trump is in the process of assembling his cabinet, and it looks like the environment is in big trouble. Numerous climate change-deniers are going to move into positions of extreme power, and the GOP has long focused on climate change as an exaggerated myth. California Governor Jerry Brown (D) is not impressed. Brown […]

FACT CHECKER: Jerry Brown’s Claim That Mike Pence ‘Denies Evolution’ Is TRUE

FACT CHECKER: Jerry Brown’s Claim That Mike Pence ‘Denies Evolution’ Is TRUE

The Republican Party of 2016, and indeed the party of the last decade or so, has become the party of “beliefs over knowledge.” Not believing in global warming, despite the fact that it is real; Not believing the President of the United States is a U.S. citizen, despite the fact that he is; Not believing evolution is true, […]

Thousands of Working Californians Lifted From Poverty

Thousands of Working Californians Lifted From Poverty

The L.A. Times is reporting that after a long battle from progressive activists, Governor Jerry Brown has reached an agreement with union representatives to raise the minimum wage to 15 dollars per hour. Assuming the deal passes in the state legislature, the law will take effect in 2017, and increase incrementally over multiple years. While […]