Home / Americas

Americas

Woman Protects Trump Supporters From Crowd, Showing Us How To Combat Hate

“What better way to show them they are wrong?”A woman demonstrated perfectly how best to tackle hate, as she helped supporters of President Donald Trump navigate through a crowd that was yelling and spitting at them during a rally in Boston Saturday. The woman, a 27-year-old named Imani Williams from …

Read More »

Trump And Sessions Unmask Historical Links Between The Drug War And White Supremacy

President Donald Trump’s defense of white nationalist groups in the wake of Charlottesville is shocking, but not really surprising to anyone who has been following his Administration. From appointing Jeff Sessions as Attorney General, to his war on immigrants, to his embrace of recently-ousted strategist and ethno-nationalist ideologue, Steve Bannon, …

Read More »

New Bill Would Require Donald Trump To Undergo Mental Health Evaluation

Rep. Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif.) isn’t a psychiatrist, but she wants to make the president see one.A new bill introduced in the House of Representatives would require President Donald Trump to undergo a physical and mental health exam to determine if he is stable enough to stay in office. Rep. Zoe …

Read More »

Monday’s Morning Email: What To Expect From Trump’s Afghanistan Strategy

PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP TO LAY OUT AFGHANISTAN STRATEGY TONIGHT His national security advisers have lobbied for an increase in troop levels. 10 SAILORS MISSING, 5 INJURED FOLLOWING WARSHIP COLLISION EAST OF SINGAPORE This is the second time in a little over two months that a U.S. warship has had a …

Read More »

My Response To President Obama’s Record-Breaking Tweet

With all due respect to President Obama and Nelson Mandela, is not that simple, and my response takes more than 140 characters.When President Obama’s record-breaking Tweet came out I did what most people did: liked, retweeted and took some sadistic pleasure in the knowledge that the record-breaking news was going …

Read More »

How One Man’s Quest To Save His Magnets Became A Massive Regulatory Battle

Shihan Qu says his powerful magnet balls inspire a sense of “childhood wonder” in adults. But the feds say they’re too dangerous to be on the market.Shihan Qu stood before an industrial gas furnace in a cavernous metal treatment plant on the outskirts of Denver wearing a novelty tuxedo T-shirt …

Read More »

Trump Has Made Afghanistan Decision After ‘Rigorous’ Review: Mattis

The White House said President Donald Trump will lay out the strategy for the war in Afghanistan in a television address on Monday night.AMMAN, Aug 20, Reuters – President Donald Trump has a made a decision on the United States’ strategy for Afghanistan after a “sufficiently rigorous” review process, Defense …

Read More »

Ex-DHS Secretary Says John Kelly And Jim Mattis Need to Stay On The Job

If they think about resigning from the Trump administration, “I’d say, ‘absolutely not, you have to stay,’” said Jeh Johnson.WASHINGTON ― Former U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson has one piece of advice if White House chief of staff John Kelly or Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis want to …

Read More »

We’re Being Served A Revolution On A Platter; Time To Eat Up

Holy smokes, the last week has been rough. I keep wondering how we went from the first President of color to a Nazi-sympathizer in less than nine months. You can’t even gestate a baby that fast. And the anti-Semitic chants from the Charlottesville protesters won’t stop banging around in my …

Read More »

Why Democrats Could Consider Registering Republican To Stop Trump

It’s a lot to digest but at the end of the day Democrats can realistically control Trump’s future.If Democrats want to assure Donald Trump is a one-term president there’s a simple solution — register Republican, as appalling as they might sound to lifelong progressives. There’s no telling if Trump will …

Read More »