Wendy Gawlik

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Van Jones: Trump's Budget 'Drops A Bomb Financially' On His Own Supporters

CNN's Van Jones had some blunt words Thursday night for President Donald Trump's voters: Your guy is screwing you.<p>Jones was talking about the …

Donald Trump Ripe for Impeachment According to Former Labor Secretary

<b>Donald Trump has managed to become the most controversial president that America has ever had. It's safe to say that he may even be more</b> …

The GOP's Obamacare repeal plan is out--and it's even worse than anyone expected

After weeks of expectations — actually, nearly seven years of expectations — House Republicans on Monday released their proposal to repeal the Affordable Care Act.<p>Elements of the proposal, which was kept under lock and key last week — have been dribbling out for a few days. The text of the bill …

Health Care

The First 100 Lies: The Trump Team's Flurry Of Falsehoods

The president and his aides succeeded in reaching the mark in just 36 days.<p>To say that President Donald Trump has a casual relationship with the truth would be a gross understatement. He has repeatedly cited debunked conspiracy theories, pushed voter fraud myths, and embellished his record and …

Your Breath is Your Brain’s Remote Control

We have all heard this simple saying during times of trouble: “Take a deep breath in.” Science being science, however, indicates that we may now have …

The dizzying, mesmerizing Trump show

The president's frenzied and meandering press conference Thursday was illustrative of his first month in office.<p>In nearly 90 rambling minutes in the East Room of the White House on Thursday, Donald Trump distilled the breakneck first month of his presidency into a dizzying microcosm of political …

Facebook turns Elizabeth Warren into a hero after republicans tried to silence her

Had the Republicans allowed Sen. Elizabeth Warren to finish her reading of Coretta Scott King's 1986 letter, it's likely that few people would have …

The March To Impeachment

There are already plenty of grounds to impeach Trump. The question is when Republicans will decide that he’s more of a liability than an asset.<p>There are already plenty of grounds to impeach Donald Trump. The really interesting question is when key Republicans will decide that he’s more of a …

21 Women Respond To Trump Telling Female Staff To 'Dress Like Women'

Reminder: There's no one way to dress like a woman.<p>According to a recent report from Axios, a new media company created by the co-founder of Politico, President Donald Trump wants the women who work for him to “dress like women.”<p>Axios’ Mike Allen and Jonathan Swan spoke to a source who worked on …

The psychology of why 94 deaths from terrorism are scarier than 301,797 deaths from guns

According to the New America Foundation, jihadists killed 94 people inside the United States between 2005 and 2015. During that same time period, 301,797 people in the US were shot dead, Politifact reports.<p>At first blush, these numbers might seem to indicate that Donald Trump’s temporary ban on …

Chapman University

A history of women who have stood up to powerful men-and paid the price

Following Donald Trump's presidential election, many commenters have debated whether his voters were motivated by racism or by economic anxiety. …

Trump’s Aides Leak Embarrassing Story About How He Can’t Handle Embarrassment

The president is a 70-year-old child whose TV time must be closely monitored — because any news story that upsets his ego will trigger a temper …

Time's Powerful New Cover Reminds The World The Resistance To Trump Has Arrived

Time Magazine has used its February 8 cover to drive home the significance of the Women's March on Washington. The cover, complete with the headline …

Body Language Experts Give Inauguration Verdict: Donald Trump 'A Bit Selfish' As Obamas Do Their Best To Help 'Neglected' Melania Trump

Body language experts weighed in on yesterday's inauguration citing that Donald Trump was a “bit selfish” but still respectful of Barack Obama and …

Donald Trump's Authoritarian Politics of Memory

Driven by opportunism, pragmatism, or fear, many begin to forget that they used to think certain things were unacceptable.<p>In <i>The Captive Mind</i>, Czeslaw Milosz tells a story about a man who ventures out in the immediate aftermath of the fall of a regime. Papers full of state secrets lie in the …

Hundreds Of Thousands Of Protesters Welcome Donald Trump To Washington

Pussy power!<p>WASHINGTON ― The nation’s capital was a sea of pink Saturday as women ― and many men ― from all over the country streamed into the city to speak out as an opposition force the day after Donald Trump was inaugurated as the 45th president.<p>Hundreds of thousands of people ― many wearing …

Women's Marches Around the U.S. Were Attended By Millions

The Women's March on Washington, which garnered an estimated half-million people, was just the start of a worldwide movement to protest the …

Over 1 Million March Against Trump

In women's marches in Washington DC and other cities around the world, more than one million people rallied to send President Donald Trump a message …

Hey Trump, check out these YUGE Women's March crowds across America

The Women's March on Washington has taken solidarity to a whole other level.<p>On Saturday, the peaceful protest, which took place in Washington D.C. …

Richard Godwin: It's now dawning on America what they voted for

Back in the autumn, just before Donald Trump was voted President, I got into a conversation with an Uber driver in Los Angeles. He was in his …

10 Steps to Starting a Side Business While Working a Full-Time Job

We are living at a time of unlimited potential. Never before have we experienced such a rapid growth in the number of young entrepreneurs who’ve …

Small Business

Trump's trainwreck press conference ushers in a shambolic presidency | Richard Wolffe

It’s safe to say that the Trump administration already looks clueless – and it hasn’t even started yet<p>Donald Trump is not what he seems. The supposed master of media manipulation stumbled so often at his first press conference, it is hard to recall why anyone thought the TV star was good at this …

Donald Trump

Your Guide to Cable TV Cord-Cutting

For decades, cable television was the best way to get quality shows geared toward specialized audiences. Today, that's what streaming services do, …

Sling TV

Tearful Barack Obama bids farewell as president

US president Barack Obama has made an emotional farewell speech that sought to comfort and encourage a country on edge over economic changes, …

Resisting Trump Is Not Enough

If we don’t build an alternative movement, our defensive struggles could enhance Trump’s popularity rather than to diminish it.<p>Many progressives are in a major defensive crouch. We’re all about resisting everything Trump does, no matter what. We should stop his appointments, decry his PR efforts on …

Six Things Democrats Can Do Now To Combat Trumpism

There are many possible explanations for Hillary Clinton's loss last month. Perhaps it was her failure to resonate with white working class voters, her inability to generate excitement among younger non-white voters, or simply a case of political overreach as her campaign put resources into states …

Impeaching Trump

The process begins now.<p>Donald Trump is wildly unfit to be president, and he will demonstrate that in ways that break the law and violate the Constitution. Since the election, there have been three wishful efforts to keep Trump from the presidency: a recount doomed by a lack of evidence; a futile …

Many Americans Don't Believe Trump Can Handle Presidential Duties

The public was more confident in the past three presidents.<p>Less than half of Americans are confident that President-elect Donald Trump can handle several presidential duties, a new Gallup poll finds.<p>With less than three weeks before Trump takes the oath of office, only 46 percent of Americans are …