Caitlin Cruz

Ivanka Might've Been Planning Her Own Africa Trump Before Melania Announced Hers

While most of the country was focused on the vote to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court, Melania Trump capped off her trip to Africa. But according to a new report from The New York Times published Sunday, an Ivanka Trump Africa trip was…
By Caitlin Cruz

Videos Of The Woolsey Wildfire In Malibu Show Apocalyptic-Level Devastation

Fires have been raging in southern California since Thursday, and videos of the Woolsey fire in Malibu will render you speechless. Thus far, the Woolsey fire has burned through 83,275 acres, and it's only at 10 percent containment, according to…
By Caitlin Cruz

Reporter April Ryan Called Out Trump In A Fiery Op-Ed For ‘The Washington Post’

After a week of enduring what many have called racist tweets and comments, CNN analyst April Ryan called out President Donald Trump for how he treats women of color in an op-ed for The Washington Post published on Saturday. "Though there’s hardly…
By Caitlin Cruz

Scotland Schools Will Teach The First LGTBQ-Inclusive History Curriculum In The World

Thursday brought joyous news for Scottish youth and parents. By May 2021, history curriculum in Scotland will include LGBTQ history. The LGBTI Inclusive Education Working Group submitted 33 recommendations for a curriculum that including gay,…
By Caitlin Cruz

Trump Said He “Didn’t Know” Matt Whitaker Before Appointing Him Acting Attorney General

In a bizarre twist fitting of the current White House, President Donald Trump denied knowing Matt Whitaker, Jeff Sessions' replacement for Attorney General, on Friday to reporters before he left for Paris. "Matt Whitaker worked for Jeff Sessions,…
By Caitlin Cruz

Here's How Long You Might Have To Wait In Line To Vote In Your State

It's finally here. After months of rallies and texts and calls for voter registration, the 2018 Election Day is upon us. It's time to make your voice heard. So if you're wondering how long it might take to vote in the 2018 midterms, look no…
By Caitlin Cruz

Trump Is Sad He Can't Call Ivanka Or Any Other Woman "Beautiful" After #MeToo

The president is intent on hitting on the important issues in the final 24 hours before the critical midterm elections. While introducing his daughter Ivanka Trump at a campaign rally on Monday, President Donald Trump says he'll never call a woman…
By Caitlin Cruz

This Poll Shows How A Woman's Political Party Affects Her Thoughts On A Female President

As we close in on the final days of the 2018 midterm elections, it simply means the 2020 presidential primaries can begin in earnest. For Democrats, the field of potential candidates include a number of qualified women. For Republicans, there's even…
By Caitlin Cruz

Ivanka Endorsed A Governor Who Signed One Of The Nation's Strictest Abortion Bans

In the final days before the midterm elections on Tuesday, Ivanka Trump endorsed anti-choice Governor Kim Reynolds. Then, on Thursday and Friday, the first daughter visited Iowa in-person to support the Republican who has appeared at rallies…
By Caitlin Cruz

Rihanna Just Let Twitter Know Exactly How She Feels About Trump's Rallies

Yet another celebrity doesn't want Trump to use their art as a part of his campaign. After news broke that one of her many hit songs was reportedly being played a Trump rally, Rihanna let Twitter know exactly how she felt. It all started on Sunday…
By Caitlin Cruz

Hundreds Of Millennials Are Running As Democrats In The 2018 Midterms

The enthusiasm for the midterms seems to have bled into every age group — and millennials are no exception. But beyond volunteering and donating, a large number millennials are running for office at federal and state levels. Run For Something, a…
By Caitlin Cruz

Some Migrant Caravan Members Are Suing The Trump Administration — Here's Why

On Thursday in U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C., 12 Honduran migrants traveling toward U.S. sued President Donald Trump and Attorney General Jeff Sessions as well as leaders of Immigration and Customs Enforcement and the Department of…
By Caitlin Cruz

An Indian Girl Was Allegedly Beheaded Because She Rejected A Man Of A Higher Caste

Last week in India, a man allegedly beheaded a 13-year-old girl after she rejected him. Police said the young teenager came from a lower caste than the man who is accused of killing her. A complaint was filed in the Salem district of Tamil Nadu in…
By Caitlin Cruz

What To Know About Voting On Nov. 6 If You Didn't Get Around To It In The Primary

It's officially election season with early voting underway for the 2018 midterms. But say, for whatever reason, you missed voting in the primary elections — and it's got you worried. So you missed the primary; can you vote in the midterms? In short:…
By Caitlin Cruz

How Brazil's Version Of Trump Could Stop The Push For Abortion Rights In Its Tracks

Brazil elected Jair Bolsonaro as president on Sunday, marking a momentous shift to the far-right. His extremist policies and outrageous comments about minority groups have had some people refer to him as the Brazilian version of Donald Trump. And of…
By Caitlin Cruz

Ivanka & Jared Reportedly Had To Push Trump To Condemn Anti-Semitism After Pittsburgh

After the mass shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue over the weekend, President Donald Trump released a two-part statement on Twitter to condemn the shooting that left 11 dead. But according to a report from The New York Times on Sunday, it was Jared…
By Caitlin Cruz

This Bizarre Video Of Trump Using An Umbrella Will Leave You With One Question

After delivering his initial comments on the deadly mass shooting at a synagogue in Pittsburgh, the president went to board a plane at Joint Base Andrews in Maryland on Saturday. But video of Trump leaving an umbrella outside of Air Force One shows…
By Caitlin Cruz

Ocasio-Cortez Called Out The White House For Its Response To The Synagogue Shooting

On Sunday, Democratic congressional candidate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez criticized the Trump administration's response to the shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue. "Imagine if it was ISIS that sent bombs to US officials, started shooting in grocery…
By Caitlin Cruz

The Holocaust Museum Issued A Poignant Warning After The Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting

One of the most visible testaments to the violence that comes from anti-Semitism weighed in on the shooting at a synagogue on Saturday, which left nearly a dozen people dead. The U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum condemned the shooting in Pittsburgh…
By Caitlin Cruz

Anti-Semitic Attacks On Social Media Have Increased Ahead Of The Midterms, Study Shows

On Saturday, a gunman opened fire on a synagogue in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, resulting in multiple fatalities. Just days before, researchers had released information showing the rise of anti-semitic attacks on social media — and a purported lack of…
By Caitlin Cruz