Tag: Trump’s

Jan 18

Reality of Trump’s fake ‘Fake News Awards’ is even more pathetic than the idea

Donald Trump’s “Fake News Awards” would have landed with a thud even if many people trying to see them hadn’t ended up on an error page. Instead of Trump announcing his “awards” with a spittle-flecked rant, the whole thing was basically a Republican National Committee blog post. Some Republicans who would like to see the …

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Jan 18

Donald Trump’s ‘Fake News Awards’ Was the Disaster We Expected

He couldn't even post his "winners" without crashing the GOP server. President Donald Trump's “fake news” awards have been released — and they have proved to be little more than yet another instance of the president taking swipes at media outlets he dislikes. The so-called “winners” included Paul Krugman of The New York Times for an opinion …

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Jan 18

Trump’s roundup of immigrant leaders has begun

On Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday, President Donald J. Trump visited his Trump International Golf Club in West Palm Beach, Florida, reportedly his 91st trip to a golf club since taking office. Meanwhile, in New York City, hundreds rallied in Judson Memorial Church, demanding freedom for Jean Montrevil and Ravi Ragbir, two men who had …

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Jan 18

Quiz: who should have won Trump’s most dishonest and corrupt media awards?

‘#FakeNews CNN’, the ‘Failing @NYTimes’ – or the US president, who has often been economical with the truth? Donald Trump announced the winners of “the most dishonest and corrupt media awards of the year” on Wednesday, handing out prizes to news organisations including CNN and the New York Times. And the FAKE NEWS winners are…https://t.co/59G6x2f7fD …

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Jan 18

Trump’s prophetic pledge to force a shutdown over money for the wall he swore Mexico would fund

Yep, there’s a tweet for every moment … and sometimes there’s even video! Here’s Donald Trump last August brandishing the threat of a government shutdown in order to force Congress into funding the wall he promised Mexico would pay for. “Now, the obstructionist Democrats would like us not to do it, but believe me, if …

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Jan 18

Trump’s Inauguration Money Is Still Missing One Year Later: Report

A number of charities have yet to receive the funds they were promised. Almost one year after President Donald Trump took the oath of office, millions of dollars from his leftover inauguration funds have still not been donated to the charities they were promised to. Trump's inauguration committee raised a record-breaking $ 107 million as …

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Jan 18

The Simple Truth: Republicans Are Upset Trump’s Exposing Them for How Truly Awful They Are

While I’ve been disgusted by many of the things Donald Trump has said or done, even left momentarily speechless at times, I’ve never really been shocked by anything I’ve seen or… {Click on the title to continue reading this post} Forward Progressives

Jan 17

Trump’s hotel is getting a big payday from the people who wanted the Keystone Pipeline

What do you get when you use your executive powers to drive through an unpopular and economically and environmentally dubious pipeline? You get some of that pay-to-play money Donald Trump was so fond of talking about during his campaign. As the Intercept reports, the Independent Petroleum Association of America will be having their “Congressional Call-Up” …

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Jan 17

Trump’s new report reveals how far white nationalists will go to pin terrorism on brown people

Donald Trump’s morning tweets on Wednesday included a startling statistic: x New report from DOJ & DHS shows that nearly 3 in 4 individuals convicted of terrorism-related charges are foreign-born. We have submitted to Congress a list of resources and reforms…. — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 16, 2018 What makes this statistic so startling …

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Jan 17

Ew, ew, ew! Donald Trump’s alleged mistress spilled the beans on their super-cringeworthy affair

Donald and Melania Trump with son, Barron Trump, around the time of the affair [WARNING: Prepare to scrub your eyes out] Stephanie Clifford, who uses the name “Stormy Daniels” in the adult film industry, may have signed a non-disclosure agreement and accepted a hush money settlement to keep quiet in the weeks leading up to …

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