washington d.c.

Cory Booker Introduces Bill To Remove Confederate Statues In US Capitol (TWEETS)

Cory Booker Introduces Bill To Remove Confederate Statues In US Capitol (TWEETS)

U.S. Senator Cory Booker (D-N.J.) is introducing legislation to Congress that would remove all Confederate statues from the Capitol building in Washington D.C. Booker made the announcement on Twitter late on Wednesday evening. I will be introducing a bill to remove Confederate statues from the US Capitol building. This is just one step. We have […]

Black Lawmakers Want Confederate Statues Out Of US Capitol (VIDEO)

Black Lawmakers Want Confederate Statues Out Of US Capitol (VIDEO)

Statues of Confederate generals and other notable figures of the side that lost the Civil War are coming down across the country. But one place where they still inexplicably stand is in the U.S. Capitol building. A group of Black lawmakers are hoping to change that. Members of the Congressional Black Caucus are calling, once […]

OOPS! WaPo Express Made A Huge Photo Faux Pas (TWEETS)

OOPS! WaPo Express Made A Huge Photo Faux Pas (TWEETS)

I guess even a march organized by a woman and expected to draw more than 200,000 women to the nation’s capital needs men. Or, at least that’s the message the Washington Post Express sent today with their big ol’ OOPS. Crashing The Symbolism The print cover of the Washington Post Express today turned some heads, adorned […]

Millennials Organize Against Trump Administration With DC-Based ‘Movement House’ (WATCH)

Millennials Organize Against Trump Administration With DC-Based ‘Movement House’ (WATCH)

Politicians and political commentators – including President Barack Obama – have argued that for left-leaning politics to prosper, Millennials must be mobilized. Now, a group of Millennials is heeding the call and organizing to oppose incoming President-elect Donald Trump. Millennials for Revolution intends to open a “movement house” in Washington, D.C. where activists and “troublemakers” can […]

The Trump Organization Pressures Kuwait Embassy Into Booking Trump Hotel

The Trump Organization Pressures Kuwait Embassy Into Booking Trump Hotel

One of the biggest problems facing the Trump administration is the many conflicts of interest that will exist between President-elect Donald Trump’s role as the top executive of the federal government and his role as the de facto leader of a sprawling business empire, The Trump Organization. It seems that every day a new conflict pops up. Here’s […]

IT’S ON: Women’s March on Washington Issued DC Permit (VIDEO)

IT’S ON: Women’s March on Washington Issued DC Permit (VIDEO)

When President-elect Donald Trump won the election, women all over the country vowed to march on Washington, D.C., on the day after Trumpkin’s inauguration. The D.C. police confirmed Thursday morning that they have issued a permit for the Women’s March on Washington. This will likely be the largest demonstration around the Trump inauguration. It will start […]

This Hotel Could Be A Yuuuuge Conflict Of Interest For A President Trump

This Hotel Could Be A Yuuuuge Conflict Of Interest For A President Trump

For most of Monday and Tuesday, the political world was abuzz about Donald Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort’s questionable dealings in Ukraine. But Mother Jones recently stumbled on a potential conflict of interest involving Trump himself that is at least as egregious. Specifically, Trump’s interest in redeveloping a Washington, D. C. landmark into the capital’s […]

Debate Over Legalization Continues As The National Cannabis Festival Draws Near

Debate Over Legalization Continues As The National Cannabis Festival Draws Near

Next month, as President Obama settles in for his morning security briefing, people will be doing something pretty different four miles away. Washington, D.C. is set to host the National Cannabis Festival (NCF). After a year of planning, the event will kick off on April 23 at the Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Stadium’s festival grounds, a few blocks […]

After Huge Blizzard In Washington DC, Only One Gender Showed Up For Work

After Huge Blizzard In Washington DC, Only One Gender Showed Up For Work

Winter Storm Jonas has gotten the best of many on the east coast, and Washington, D.C. is no exception. After the deluge of two feet of snow, there was an unusual scene in Parliament last Tuesday. Surprisingly, only one gender showed up for work. And – you guessed it! — it was the women. Senator Lisa […]

D.C. Legalizes Recreational Marijuana In Face Of Criminalized, Incarcerated Nation

D.C. Legalizes Recreational Marijuana In Face Of Criminalized, Incarcerated Nation

The power struggle between state and federal marijuana laws just took a turn for the interesting in the wake of Tuesday’s mid-term election results. Washington D.C. voters decided to legalize the recreational use of marijuana by a landslide 69 to 31 percent vote, thereby legalizing possession of two ounces of marijuana or less for personal, […]

A Million Man March Begins May 10. This Time It’s Native Americans.

A Million Man March Begins May 10. This Time It’s Native Americans.

Yellowstone buffalo are on the move. As indicated in a YouTube video, Tribal Voice Radio employee Joann Spotted Bear of the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota is planning the Wounded Knee Million Man March for Peace and Justice from Wounded Knee to Washington D.C. May 10 to stand against the KXL pipeline. Moccasins will […]

Tape Me! Mark Jenkins,American Artist

Tape Me!  Mark Jenkins,American Artist

There are those who strive to be artists their whole lives without achieving more than hocking trinkets at the local art fair, and then there are people who fall into art without even realizing it.? Mark Jenkins’ brilliant leap from science graduate to stirring, world-class artist is fortunately the latter, one of those mystifying anomalies […]