Tag: ‘Don’t

Feb 21

Democrats, you have another shot at the Dream Act. Don’t blink this time

Campaign Action Because Republicans cannot function as a governing body, there’s another government shutdown deadline, the sixth for this fiscal year. But with these massive, must-pass pieces of legislation come opportunities. So far, Republicans have been a lot better at seizing them because they’re more willing to shoot their hostages, but this time Democrats can’t blink. …

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Feb 20

Baltimore Police Corruption Myths: Dirty Cops Don’t Just Target Criminals

Yes, robbery is still illegal, even when cops are pocketing the spoils. What the public gets wrong. Baltimore City Police officers of the Gun Trace Task Force (GTTF) Evodio Hendrix, Maurice Ward, Daniel Hersl, Marcus Taylor, Wayne Jenkins, Thomas Allers, Jemell Rayam and Momodu Gondo are guilty of a plethora of crimes falling under their racketeering convictions, ranging from …

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Feb 20

Tillerson on North Korea: ‘We don’t know precisely how much time is left’ until the bombing starts

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is, allegedly, one of the grownups in the administration. He also plainly doesn’t know what the hell he is doing, is gleefully sabotaged by Donald Trump at every turn, is handcuffed by a White House incapable of filling staff positions, and has been rendered largely impotent in international relations due …

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Feb 18

The first rule of White House Wife-Beaters Club is don’t talk about … the wives

Have you ever faced an integrity test? For example: someone reaches into their pocket and when they pull out their hand, a $ 20 bill slips out and lands or the floor. Or someone ahead of you in line at the grocery accidentally forgets their wallet and leaves it on the counter. Do you immediately alert …

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Feb 18

Donald Trump v Bill Clinton: why don’t the sex scandals seem to stick?

Clinton’s extramarital affair led to his impeachment, yet Trump seems immune to similar allegations. A panel of experts gets to the bottom of the double standard The claim this week by a lawyer for Donald Trump that $ 130,000 transferred to a pornographic actor on the eve of the 2016 election was not taken from …

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Feb 17

Post-Columbine generation demands action on guns: ‘We don’t deserve this’

Survivors of the Florida attack have grown up in a world where school shooting are the norm, and they want a different future Unsure whether he would be a victim or survivor of the mass shooting taking place outside his Florida classroom, 14-year-old Aidan Minoff sent an eight-word tweet. “I am in a school shooting …

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Feb 16

Why don’t Democrats support open borders? | Reece Jones

The Republican position is coherent, but racist. The Democrats need a forceful pro-immigration rebuttal to beat it Although the US Senate is holding a debate on immigration policy, the Republican leadership has already settled on an extreme position that will substantially reduce all immigration to the United States. Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell said the …

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Feb 15

Florida Massacre Survivor Unloads on Trump: ‘I Don’t Want Your Condolences’

"Do something instead of sending prayers." A survivor of Wednesday's Florida massacre hit out at President Donald Trump after the U.S. leader offered his “prayers and condolences” to families of the victims of the high school shooting that left at least 17 adults and children dead. “I don't want your condolences, you fucking piece of …

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Feb 15

5 Activism Suggestions That Worked: When Your Representatives Don’t Listen

Click here for reuse options! One key to success: Keep your tent wide and your path narrow. Nearly every Friday since Trump took office, constituents of longtime Congressman Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-NJ) took time out of their busy lives to visit his Morristown, New Jersey office to encourage him to protect Obamacare, to vote no on …

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Feb 13

Colbie Holderness survived Rob Porter’s abuse: Tells White House, don’t call me weak

Colbie Holderness, the first wife of former White House staff secretary Rob Porter—and the woman whose bruised face you’ve probably seen pictures of—is now speaking out. Holderness responded in the Washington Post to Kellyanne Conway’s Sunday comments about Porter, including that “I have no reason not to believe the women,” about which Holderness wrote “I actually appreciated …

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