Rhode Island

Climate Change Denial Extends To The EPA As Scott Pruitt Silences Scientists (Video)

Climate Change Denial Extends To The EPA As Scott Pruitt Silences Scientists (Video)

Perhaps people thought it was “fake news.” Two years ago, an article appeared in the Miami Herald about Florida Department of Environmental Protection officials being barred from using the terms “climate change” or “global warming” in official communications, emails, and reports. Right away, those familiar with British author George Orwell’s iconic dystopian novel 1984 began drawing parallels between the […]

Rhode Island Man Screams Death Threats At Muslim, Then Blames It All On 9/11

Rhode Island Man Screams Death Threats At Muslim, Then Blames It All On 9/11

A Rhode Island man could face hate crime charges for flying into a drunken rage and threatening to kill a Muslim store clerk. Thomas Giese was arrested by South Kingstown Police and charged with disorderly conduct for the anti-Muslim tirade in which he targeted a convenience store clerk on Christmas Eve. And South Kingstown Police Captain Joel […]

Lincoln Chafee Is Running for President — And This Is Why He Should Win

Lincoln Chafee Is Running for President — And This Is Why He Should Win

Reformed Republican Senator and former Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee will announce his intent to run for President of the United States today at George Mason University in Arlington, Va. The former senator has been adamant as of late about his intentions to challenge Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders for the nomination. His campaign is […]

Jim Inhofe Throws More Snowballs In Effort To Call Climate Change A Hoax

Jim Inhofe Throws More Snowballs In Effort To Call Climate Change A Hoax

As we all know, Senator Jim Inhofe is arguably the loudest climate change denier in the Senate. The Oklahoma Republican proved it on Thursday, when he toted a bagful of snowballs to the Senate floor and tossed one in hopes of proving that climate change is a hoax. In the process, he made himself look […]

Sheldon Whitehouse Pwns ‘The Senator With A Snowball’

Sheldon Whitehouse Pwns ‘The Senator With A Snowball’

Earlier, we mentioned that Senator Jim Inhofe, arguably the loudest climate-change denier in the Senate, made a complete fool of himself on national television yesterday. The Oklahoma Republican used a snowball he’d rolled up earlier in the day outside the Capitol in order to argue there was no such thing as climate change. Well, one […]

RI Candidate Lights Up A Joint In Ad: ‘We’ve Been Lied To’ By Govt. About Pot

RI Candidate Lights Up A Joint In Ad: ‘We’ve Been Lied To’ By Govt. About Pot

A Rhode Island gubernatorial write-in candidate has announced her support for medical marijuana — and in a very public way. In a new campaign video, Compassion Party candidate Anne Armstrong says: “I use every day. I cook it into food, and I use it as medicine to help me with a physical condition, I use […]