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Stop Turning The Take A Knee Protest Into A Way To “Resist” Donald Trump

No one expected that Donald Trump's Friday night diatribe in Huntsville, Alabama, would bring African American football player Colin Kaepernick back into the boiling hot center of America's tumultuous...
By Mehreen Kasana

Even Oprah Is Powerless In Trump's America

If you thought most Trump voters might show even a glimmer of regret for throwing their support behind President Donald Trump and his agenda, you'd be wrong. At least, that was the case for the group ...
By Marie Solis

Protesters Are Dragged Away From The Graham-Cassidy Hearing & The Videos Are Sickening

On Monday, Senate Republicans held their one and only hearing on the Graham-Cassidy bill, their latest attempt to repeal the Affordable Care Act. Throngs of activists descended on the Senate to protes...
By Seth Millstein

Republicans Have A New Bill To Replace DACA & Here’s What You Need To Know

Earlier this month, hours after Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced an end to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, President Donald Trump gave Congress a puzzling ultimatum:...
By Marie Solis

It Just Got Harder For The Supreme Court To Stop Trump's Travel Ban

President Trump signed a new travel ban order Sunday, the same day a previous version of the same policy expired. That earlier ban was the subject of a Supreme Court case that was scheduled to begin i...
By Seth Millstein

This Is The Scary Way Graham-Cassidy Would Affect Your Birth Control

It's that time again — time for a small group of men to make life-changing decisions about women's bodies. As with their previous attempts at health care legislation, Senate Republicans have some dast...
By Marie Solis

North Korea Says Trump's UN Speech Was "A Declaration Of War" & They're Ready To Fight Back

In an escalation between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un, North Korean media has released video footage and photos of an American aircraft carrier and warplanes being blown ...
By Summer Lin

Anthony Weiner Has Been Sentenced To 21 Months In Prison For Sexting A Teen Girl

Former U.S. congressional representative Anthony Weiner was sentenced Monday for a sexting scandal that was revealed last year as part of the FBI investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of private em...
By Cate Carrejo

What To Expect From Bernie Sanders' Much-Hyped Graham-Cassidy Debate

On Monday evening, CNN will air Bernie Sanders' Graham-Cassidy debate, a town hall style event in which Sanders, along with Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar, will debate Sens. Lindsey Graham and Bill Cass...
By Sarah Friedmann

13 Athletes Who Risked Everything For Your Freedom

After President Trump said that the NFL should fire football players who protest during games, multitudes of teams and individual players protested on Sunday, Sept. 24. "Fire or suspend!" the presiden...
By Monica Busch

What You Should Know About The Differences Between Hydrogen & Atomic Bombs

On Friday, Sept. 22, North Korean Minister of Foreign Affairs Ri Yong-ho told reporters in New York his government might soon test a hydrogen bomb over the North Pacific Ocean. This statement was just...
By Monica Busch

These 11 Take A Knee Memes & Tweets Don't Hold Back

On Sunday, many National Football League players opted to "take a knee" during the singing of the national anthem at various games across the country as a means of protesting racial injustice in the U...
By Sarah Friedmann

Why Venezuela Has Been Added To Trump's Travel Ban List

On Sunday evening, the Trump administration announced a new travel ban, placing limitations on travel to the United States for residents of eight countries. Trump's new travel ban imposes restrictions...
By Sarah Friedmann

Here's What You Need To Know About How Long The New Travel Ban Will Last

On Sunday, the Trump administration released a new travel ban, which increased the number of countries whose citizens are now restricted in their ability to enter the United States. Moreover, unlike T...
By Sarah Friedmann

Trump Issues New Travel Ban For 8 Countries

On Sunday evening, President Trump signed a new travel ban order that places restrictions on citizens of eight countries who attempt to enter the U.S., the Associated Press reported. The executive ord...
By Seth Millstein

How You Can Stream Bernie Sanders’ Highly Anticipated Graham-Cassidy Debate

As Republicans seek (once again) to replace and repeal Obamacare, many Americans must be wondering what the future of their health care system will look like. Monday night will probably reveal how ide...
By Mehreen Kasana

Stop Turning The Take A Knee Protest Into A Way To “Resist” Donald Trump

No one expected that Donald Trump's Friday night diatribe in Huntsville, Alabama, would bring African American football player Colin Kaepernick back into the boiling hot center of America's tumultuous...
By Mehreen Kasana

Jared Kushner Used A Private Email Account For Official Government Business — REPORT

Politico reported on Sunday that President Trump's son-in-law and top advisor Jared Kushner used a private email account to conduct government business from the White House for around eight months of ...
By Seth Millstein

There's Been A Church Shooting In Tennessee & It's A "Mass Casualty Situation"

According to officials, a church shooting in Antioch, Tennessee, has killed at least one person and injured several more. The fire department has called it a "mass casualty situation." According to Me...
By Mehreen Kasana

Trump Responds To The NFL Protests & He Literally Doesn’t Get It

In a Sunday tweet, President Trump responded to the NFL protests by saying that they make for "bad ratings," and called for players to instead stand "with locked arms," rather than kneel. It's the lat...
By Seth Millstein

Fox & Friends Doesn’t Understand Why NFL Players Are Protesting The “Least Racist” Country Ever

Who knew Donald Trump's rancorous remarks on Friday night would lead to a particularly heated weekend for football? While addressing the public in Alabama, Trump diverged from the original mission of ...
By Mehreen Kasana