Category: Politics

Asylum-Seekers Who Followed Trump Rule Now Don’t Qualify Because of New Trump Rule

Asylum-Seekers Who Followed Trump Rule Now Don’t Qualify Because of New Trump Rule

Migrants hoping for U.S. protection have been waiting in Mexico for months, as the U.S. allowed fewer than ever to enter. Then it changed the rules entirely.
Jennifer Granholm to Mia Love: More Republicans Like You Should Come out and Tell Trump, ‘Enough Is Enough’

Jennifer Granholm to Mia Love: More Republicans Like You Should Come out and Tell Trump, ‘Enough Is Enough’

The first black female Republican elected to Congress took Donald Trump to task for his ongoing string of racist tweets attacking non-white Democratic figures.
‘He’s Just a Racist Who Uses Social Media’

‘He’s Just a Racist Who Uses Social Media’

With his attacks on Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.) and Cummings Baltimore district, Donald Trump is merely doubling down on his public racism.
‘This Could Be the Last Free and Fair Election in American History’

‘This Could Be the Last Free and Fair Election in American History’

With Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and other Republicans unwilling to bring election security legislation to a vote, American democracy is at risk, according to independent experts.
Maybe The Fault Lies With Us, Not Mueller

Maybe The Fault Lies With Us, Not Mueller

You can tell that we're not holding presidents to the same standards as we used to.
How Fundraisers Convinced Conservatives to Donate $10 Million — Then Kept Almost All of It.

How Fundraisers Convinced Conservatives to Donate $10 Million — Then Kept Almost All of It.

Beginning in 2012, operatives used a federal PAC to target small-dollar donors, claiming they’d use the money to oppose Barack Obama. But that’s not what happened.
Pete Buttigieg Releases His New Economic Policy

Pete Buttigieg Releases His New Economic Policy

Presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg unveiled an economic program aimed at protecting workers, particularly the ability of workers to join labor unions.
The Death Penalty’s Fatal Flaw is Finding a Way to Do It Right

The Death Penalty’s Fatal Flaw is Finding a Way to Do It Right

As the federal government is gearing up to start executing death row inmates, I found myself remembering my first, and incredibly surreal, experience with capital punishment.
Trump Losing Support of His Women Voters, Focus Groups Say

Trump Losing Support of His Women Voters, Focus Groups Say

In a a poor omen for his re-election, Donald Trump is hemorrhaging support from the women who voted for him in 2016.
Biden: Russia Will Pay a Price for Interfering in Our Elections

Biden: Russia Will Pay a Price for Interfering in Our Elections

Reacting to former special counsel Robert Mueller's disclosure Wednesday that Russian interference in US elections continue to this day, Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden promised he would ensure Russia's meddling would be met with consequences if he is elected next year.