politicians

The Founding Fathers Created The US To Include All Religions – Not BE A Religion (VIDEO)

The Founding Fathers Created The US To Include All Religions – Not BE A Religion (VIDEO)

For decades, the Republican Party has been catering to the far-right extremists. Republican presidential nominee, Donald Trump, is trying to get rid of the law that bars churches from participating in politics. The Republican platform for 2016 says that they would like to make us a theocracy. It says: “We support the public display of […]

Man Takes Pics Of GOP Politicians With Guns, Replaces Them With . . .

Man Takes Pics Of GOP Politicians With Guns, Replaces Them With . . .

There is much that could be said about our politicians’ fascination with guns. As alluded to in this Fusion article, there is a Freudian undertone with the obsession that some GOP politicians have with firearms. With that in mind, Matt Haughey won the internet by taking that idea one step further. Last Friday, Haughey informed the […]

The ‘Anonymous’ List Of KKK Members Is Completely Bogus — Here’s Why

The ‘Anonymous’ List Of KKK Members Is Completely Bogus — Here’s Why

On October 28, Anonymous announced to the world it would be “outing” 1,000 prominent Ku Klux Klan (KKK) members. And upon review of this “comprehensive” list, it’s completely bogus. The data dump hit PasteBin on Sunday evening. Monday morning there were four listings with 57 numbers and 23 emails. Supposedly it was released by Amped […]

Does This New Gun Group Pose A Threat To The NRA?

Does This New Gun Group Pose A Threat To The NRA?

Too often, politicians use fear to get what they want. Lobbyist also use the same tactic successfully. Think: “They’re coming for our guns!” When they put fear and money together to advance their cause, it can be very productive. These are the tactics of the National Rifle Association and the politicians in their pocket. Now, there […]

John Oliver Of Last Week Tonight Exposes Politicians Who Misquote The Founding Fathers (VIDEO)

John Oliver Of Last Week Tonight Exposes Politicians Who Misquote The Founding Fathers (VIDEO)

Last Week’s Tonight’s John Oliver continued his weekly assault on lies last night with this hilarious segment about politicians putting words in the mouths of our country’s Founding Fathers. The first offender was Ben Carson, no stranger to saying false things, who quoted Thomas Jefferson on gun control despite that phrase not existing until the […]

The 13 Elected Politicians Convicted In 2014

The 13 Elected Politicians Convicted In 2014

When it comes to politicians, most Americans are quite aware that they come in three groups: Republicans, Democrats, and ? crooks who run for office under whichever party’s banner they think will get them elected. At least we catch some of those in the latter category, though (but probably not enough). Here’s a listing of […]

NY Assembly Speaker Arrested on Corruption Charges

NY Assembly Speaker Arrested on Corruption Charges

Sheldon Silver, the Assembly Speaker of New York State and a Democrat from lower Manhattan, has been arrested on federal charges of bribery and corruption. This arrest comes after a lengthy investigation into his finances. Silver, a lawyer who has been Assembly speaker since 1994, surrendered before 8AM this morning at 26 Federal Plaza near […]

Mayor Accused Of ‘Flashing Gang Sign’ When Posing With Black Voter Outreach Worker #pointergate

Mayor Accused Of ‘Flashing Gang Sign’ When Posing With Black Voter Outreach Worker #pointergate

Mayor Betsy Hodges was caught in the act pointing at a black man while the two posed for a picture together. No wait, that’s not the story. The breaking story by an ABC affiliate is that she and Navell Gordon, one of the top canvassers on voting rights for Neighborhoods Organizing for Change, were reportedly […]

Daughter Of Hong Kong Leader Thanks Taxpayers For Funding Her Luxurious Lifestyle

Daughter Of Hong Kong Leader Thanks Taxpayers For Funding Her Luxurious Lifestyle

Hong Kong is a hot mess right now. As Nextshark writer Alan Van puts it: “Protesting for free elections while under Chinese rule isn’t a walk in the park. The last time that happened in a big way (in mainland China), hundreds of civilians were mowed down by tanks and assault rifles in Tiananmen Square.” […]

Guns- Necessary Or An Illusion?

Guns- Necessary Or An Illusion?

We are approaching the anniversary of the Newtown, Connecticut tragedy that occurred on December 14, 2012. Young lives were lost and a nation watched, in horror and shock, as a sick young man first took the lives of children and the lives of teachers and a principal that tried to protect the students within the […]