In April 2015, Sam Harris-an author, neuroscientist and self-appointed provocateur-persuaded Noam Chomsky to participate in a private email exchange. Chomsky had refused any other form of interaction with Harris and, for reasons not made public, he agreed.
I understand why Donald Trump rails against the Robert Mueller investigation for examining possible collusion between his campaign and the Russians. I understand why Trump is upset about investigations into his business dealings and possible obstruction of justice.
Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney (D-NY) shows his collegues how you do an interview with Tucker Carlson. Stick to the issues, don’t get sidetracked by Tucker’s nonsense, and slip in those FACTS that Fox News viewers aren’t supposed to hear on this network.
Noam Chomsky is an expert on many matters — linguistics, how our economy functions and propaganda, among others. One area where his wisdom especially shines through is in articulating the structure and functioning of the American empire.
So Donald Trump, aka Grandpa Crazypants, was supposed to give a speech today about a topic he loves – Tax Reform! His big, shiny, fabulous (aka, only) accomplishment since taking office 15 months ago.
With the stock market taking a hit again today amid escalating fears of a trade war, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said on Friday that Trump “absolutely” believes it will be “easy” to win a trade war with China “if he is in charge” because “he’s the best negotiator.”
We’ve been here before. Trump makes wild accusations completely based on – well, practically nothing – because he loves to rile up his base and impugn minorities. If he can throw in a side of misogyny and gaslighting, he’s happy as a pig in shit.
After Ann Coulter called Trump lazy and an ignoramus for not following through on some of his xenophobic immigration policies, Trump decided to send the National Guard to the border in an effort to calm the waters among his most ardent supporters.
Radio host Jamie Allman, whose station runs on the St. Louis ABC affiliate network owned by Sinclair broadcasting, threatened to sodomize Parkland shooting survivor David Hogg, then he locked down his Twitter account.
Ted Nugent is a man who would just as soon caress an AR-15 as the teenage girls he’s so anxious to fondle, and he’s not afraid to invoke violent rhetoric to preserve his reputation as one of the most hateful NRA board members ever.
Donald Trump is busy once again tweeting about ‘jobs, jobs, jobs,’ amid his calls for billions in tariffs on imports. China has retaliated in the trolliest way possible, targeting farming areas that went big for Trump in the 2016 election.
It was just last month that former reality show star Donald Trump declared that “trade wars are good” so he’s been busy lashing out while making the markets tumble. Then today, during his daily tweetstorm, Trump insisted that “When you’re already $500 Billion DOWN, you can’t lose!”
Republican Congressman Dana Rohrabacher from California is absolutely livid that Santa Cruz, California decided to reverse an order that would have removed homeless citizens from the area, and instead they are offering areas for the homeless to camp and be undisturbed by law enforcement.
Be aware that the teachers’ walkout in Oklahoma isn’t just about school funding. It’s about a Republican legislature that has lost all of the trust of average people in the state. Republicans require a 3/4 supermajority in both houses to pass one tax on oil production.
Peter G. “Pete” Peterson, the billionaire businessman and anti-government crusader, died last week at the age of 91. He leaves behind family and friends who will miss him, and a vast coterie of consultants and politicians who may miss his checks even more.