Bernie Sanders on the “White House in crisis”: “There has never been a president or a candidate who has lied all the time.”

This article originally appeared on AlterNet. CNN’s town hall debate between Gov. John Kasich, R-Ohio, and Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., aptly titled “A White House in crisis”, focused on the fallout of Trump’s leaking of top-secret information to Russian officials during a meeting in the Oval Office last Wednesday. During the hour-long segment, Trump’s competency provided […]

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A new video seems to show police officers from the same Balch Springs, Texas police department that is currently under fire for the killing of an unarmed African American teenager tasing a nonviolent, handcuffed minority individual. Shaun King of the New York Daily News posted a video to Twitter on Tuesday that he claims shows a man who has been […]

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Here’s how Trumpcare will hurt you if you have a pre-existing condition

A new study by the non-profit Kaiser Family Foundation reveals just how devastating the American Health Care Act will be to individuals with pre-existing conditions. Released on Wednesday, the study focuses on the state waiver provision of the American Health Care Act, which would permit individual states to waive community rating in the individual insurance […]

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White House besieged: Trump can’t find any Republicans to defend him on TV

The morning after The Washington Post published a blockbuster report alleging President Donald Trump divulged “highly classified” information to top Russian officials, “Fox & Friends” invited the president to call into his favorite morning news show to explain his side of the story. Trump didn’t take Fox News up on its offer. The White House […]

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The Onion debuts “Patriothole,” your new go-to for anti-Breitbart LOLs

From the same, almost frustratingly on-point geniuses who bring you The Onion, Clickhole, the late Starwipe (R.I.P.) and more comes Patriothole, “The Only Viral Media Site Brave Enough To SCREAM About REAL Americans,” and perhaps the best single-serving troll of online right-wing media and the near-endless number of clickbait content farms glutting up the world’s […]

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Why Apple’s $1 billion pledge to promote high-tech manufacturing isn’t as magnanimous as it seems

Apple may be the most valuable company in the U.S., but that hasn’t stopped it from collecting hundreds of millions of dollars in public support through state and local economic development tax breaks in recent years. According to data collected by Good Jobs First, the Washington D.C.-based nonprofit that tracks federal, state and local economic […]

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Is the end of Donald Trump’s presidency drawing nearer? Either way he will have done great harm to America

Last week, President Donald Trump fired FBI Director James Comey. Trump did this in order to stop Comey’s investigation into Russia’s apparent interference with the 2016 presidential election. This is a symptom of brazen disregard for the U.S. Constitution and the foundational principle that the justice system should operate independent of the president. Trump’s attempts […]

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We can’t decide what we want from Jimmy Fallon — neither can he

Last fall, candidate Donald Trump made an appearance on the “The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon,” and exited as he so often does — a supervillain walking unscathed out of a burning building. The interview, what with the host’s amiable treatment of Trump and the infamous “hair-tousle,” earned Fallon accusations of normalizing an extreme and […]

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Fox News contributor turns on Fox News after report of a DNC murder conspiracy falls apart

Just as much of the nation and mainstream media were consumed this week by reports that President Trump shared highly classified information with Russian officials and also requested former FBI director James Comey halt the investigation into disgraced national security adviser Michael Flynn, conservative media outlets were hyper focused on specious theories surrounding the July murder of […]

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