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Harley-Davidson: Damned If They Do, Damned If They Don't | Crippled Politics

President Donald Trump said it’s “great” that consumers might boycott Harley-Davidson if it moves some motorcycle production …

Donald Trump

Laura Ingraham: Racist Cheerleader for the Alt-Right | Crippled Politics

From her perch on a prime-time national television show, conservative commentator Laura Ingraham went off on a shameless rant Wednesday night about …

Donald Trump

Donald Trump Claims You Need Photo ID To Buy Groceries | Crippled Politics

A racist in the state of Tennessee named Rick Tyler, who is running for Congress put up a racist billboard…<p>Since the FBI announced that it is …

Donald Trump

Congressional Republicans Finally Stand up to Trump on Shutdown | Crippled Politics

WASHINGTON ― President Donald Trump has once again threatened to shut down the government if Democrats don’t give in to his demands for border wall …

Republicans

A Perfect Example of Corporate Welfare | Crippled Politics

Walmart is a perfect example of <b>corporate welfare</b> being put into practice. The Walton family are perfect examples of recipients of corporate welfare, …

Middle-class

California Should Be Proud To Be Fighting Global Warming | Crippled Politics

California’s carbon emissions are back to where they were when Macaulay Culkin was battling burglars and MC Hammer first told us we couldn’t touch …

Northern Racism: Yes, It actually Exists! | Crippled Politics

I saw this video on Facebook entitled “Why Racism Isn’t Just a Southern Problem”, and had to share it with you, because I thought it was socially …

Canada Disrespects Native Americans Just Like the United States | Crippled Politics

Fresh off approval by Minnesota regulators, officials with Enbridge Energy said Friday they’re on track to finish construction and put the company’s …

Why Is Scott Pruitt Still Head of the EPA? | Crippled Politics

Scott Pruitt, president Donald Trump's nominee for administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has flip-flopped about the issue …

Donald Trump Wants to Circumvent the Law in Dealing With Immigrants | Crippled Politics

President Donald Trump thinks immigrants arriving at the southern border have had it too easy. Now he wants to take away their due process rights. On …

Donald Trump: Traumatizing Children to keep America Safe | Crippled Politics

The sentiment expressed in this video share exactly my feelings about Donald Trump taking children away from immigrant parents, just because they …

Native Americans Win One in the US Supreme Court | Crippled Politics

Just when you think that the United States is turning to shit and the entire country is going to hell, something happens that makes one smile. At …

Shortage Of Home Care Workers Impacting Seniors and People with Disabilities | Crippled Politics

Among society’s most pressing questions with the aging of the population is who will help growing numbers of frail elderly with routine tasks at …

New NRA President Oliver North: Same Old Crap, Different Wrapper | Crippled Politics

Just two days after a young man opened fire on his classmates and teachers at a high school in Santa Fe, Texas, the National Rifle Association’s …

Judge Roy Moore Exposed As A Sexual Degenerate | Crippled Politics

Judge Roy Moore Exposed as a Sexual Degenerate<p>Judge Roy Moore, Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate from Alabama, was exposed as a sexual …

Leaving the Paris Agreement Would Be Indefensible

I was Obama’s chief climate negotiator. Whether to stay in the agreement is not a close call.<p>Reports suggest that President Trump has finally decided to pull out of the 2015 Paris climate agreement after many weeks of a back and forth administration tug-of-war. Trump himself has tweeted that he …

Climate

Dakota Access Pipeline: Two More Leaks Happen

The $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline and a feeder line leaked more than 100 gallons (380 liters) of oil in North Dakota in March.<p>Once again, The</b> …

Five Reasons the Comey Affair Is Worse Than Watergate

A journalist who covered Nixon’s fall 45 years ago explains why the current challenge to America may be more severe—and the democratic system less capable of handling it.<p>The tangled affair now known as Watergate began 45 years ago, before most of today’s U.S. population had even been born. (The …

Donald Trump

A Small Part of the Legacy of President Obama

<b>President Obama</b> was celebrated by the left because he was able to bail us out of the horrible financial situation that GW Bush left us in. President …

White Nationalists Becoming More Active on College Campuses

In January, the night before alt-right figure Milo Yiannopoulos was scheduled to speak at the University of California, Berkeley, two members of the …

The First 100 Days of Donald Trump

On day 100 of Donald Trump’s presidency find a serious situation where we are far from being great. Of course, I like to think that the United States …

Energy Transfer Partners Building Another Pipeline With More Mishaps

The same company that built the controversial Dakota Access oil pipeline has twice spilled drilling fluids in two pristine Ohio wetlands this …

Standing Rock Sioux Still Fighting Energy Transfer Partners

American Indian tribes fighting the $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline said Tuesday that<p>Even though Energy Transfer Partners (ETP) has finished …

Even This Conservative Concedes That Single-Payer Health Care is Coming

Conservative columnist, George Will, concedes that <b>single-payer health care</b> is going to happen, probably even under Donald Trump. He says it will …

MOAB: The Saber Rattling of Donald Trump

Donald Trump joined the ranks of other American presidents of the past by dropping “The Mother of All Bombs” (a.k.a. MOAB) in Afghanistan. He joined …

Was The Trump Campaign In Collusion With Russia?

The title of this article asks a question that is probably on the minds of most Americans. At least it should be. Whether or not <b>the Trump campaign</b> …

Why is Donald Trump so easily fooled by Russian propaganda?

It is appalling that <b>Donald Trump</b>, and his staff, are so easily fooled by Russian propaganda about the 2016 elections. There is no way that they did …

Is the GOP Ever Going to Wake up about Climate Change?

When is the GOP ever going to wake up about <b>climate change</b> and realize that it poses a huge threat to our civilization? The answer is; they probably …

Donald Trump Shows Hypocrisy About Chemical Weapons Attack in Syria

Donald Trump has shown himself once again to be a hypocrite. This time it’s the humanitarian crisis in Syria, particularly the <b>chemical weapons attack</b> …

Does Donald Trump Really Give a Damn about Syrian children?

I ask this question because I really wonder how he can pretend to care so deeply about <b>Syrian children</b> when his past actions say otherwise. If he …