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The Billionaire on a Mission to Save the Planet From Trump

Tom Steyer isn’t your average California tree hugger. The former hedge fund manager—number 1,121 on <i>Forbes’</i> wealthiest people list, with $1.61 …

Climate Change

McCain: Congress doesn't have 'credibility' to handle Russia probes

Congress no longer has the credibility to independently tackle a probe of Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election and President Trump and …

Government

JFK Secret Societies Speech (full version)

The President’s Top Adviser Is Literally a KKK-Level White Power Scumbag

Steve Bannon at the White House on Jan. 24.Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images There is no sense in complaining that this or that Trump administration story …

Donald Trump

Brain scans can spot criminals, scientists say

Experiments prove judicial distinction between criminal intent and reckless behaviour has scientific merit too<p>Neuroscientists have used brain scans to spot the difference between people who committed crimes on purpose and those who broke the law through sheer reckless behaviour.<p>It is the first time …

The Brain

Watch: The history of the all-black Pullman porters

They were proud and dignified, even though the role was exploitative<p>Imagine being the most well-traveled person in your family or …

History

Only the rich get what they want out of this Obamacare-repeal bill

If you watched any television in 2010, you might recall that the Affordable Care Act cut $500 billion from Medicare over a decade.<p>You probably learned that because House Republicans' campaign committee blanketed the country with ads attacking Democrats for cutting $500 billion from Medicare.<p>"Let's …

Health Care

Timeline Collection

Is the 'Deep State’ moving against Trump?

<i>This article first appeared on the Cato Institute site.</i><p>A few nightmare scenarios haunt the dreams of civil libertarians—scenes drawn from our long …

Intelligence

A Modest Proposal: Mr. President, Get Some Sleep

Donald Trump’s first week as President of the United States is in the bag, and what a week it’s been. He came in promising to be an unconventional …

Matt Taibbi: Trump Voters' Buyer's Remorse

Equality

Fortress (1992) Trailer

GCP Registry of Formal Specifications for Global Events

The procedures for event selection cannot be strictly formulaic because we are attempting something without precedent, addressing complex issues in a …

Black America Steels Itself for Obama’s Departure and a Future Under Trump

It’s going to be painful for African Americans to watch Obama leave the White House only to be replaced by that man. And that’s just for starters.<p>During President-elect Donald Trump’s recent “Thank You” tour he repeatedly took time to thank the countless African-American voters who decided not to …

Black History

Quincy Jones Not Attending Trump’s New Year’s Eve Party, Spokesman Says

<b>UPDATED</b>: A spokesman for Quincy Jones says that he will be spending New Year’s Eve with his family in Los Angeles and will not be attending a party …

The Most Politically Dangerous Book You’ve Never Heard Of

How one obscure Russian novel launched two of the 20th century’s most destructive ideas.<p>When Alan Greenspan began his political career in 1974, he asked two people to accompany him to his Oval Office swearing-in ceremony as chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers: his mother, Rose Goldsmith, …

Literature

Trevor Noah grills Tomi Lahren about 'the right way' for black people to protest in America

Conservative political commentator Tomi Lahren braved the lion’s den that is “The Daily Show” on Wednesday for a heated conversation with host Trevor Noah about race and protesters.<p>Much like how Noah became popular for his witty yet unapologetic political takedowns during the election, Lahren rose …

Racism

Why the Prosecution of Chelsea Manning Was Unconstitutional

The selective prosecution of those who disclose government information is profoundly dangerous to our democracy.Disclosures of government information …

Government

Chasin The Free Masons

What Will Become of the Dirtbag Left?

The gleeful vulgarians of “Chapo Trap House” fight for irony in the age of Trump.<p>Felix Biederman, Matt Christman, and Will Menaker befriended each other on Twitter several years ago. They had common interests—international politics, making fun of journalists—and a shared comic sensibility that …

Bernie Sanders

Let's Raise the Stakes for America's Next Murderer in Chief

Perhaps the president should have to have killed in order to kill.

Veterans

Who Might Challenge a President Trump in 2020?

We know we just finished one (really long) election cycle, but some voters want to know who might take down America's president-elect in four more …

Elections

From Waitress to State Representative

Rhode Island's Moira Walsh thinks of herself not as a politician but “a waitress who happened to get pissed off enough to take a crack at it.”<p>The 2016 election rewarded candidates who could easily bat away accusations of being members of the establishment, and this held all the way down the ballot: …

Social Issues
Elections

What It Would Take to Move 650 Million People into the US in One Week

You know I don’t really do much political stuff—but I sure do love a good estimation problem. And that’s just what we have with the following …

Airlines

Immigrants Are Keeping America Young — And The Economy Growing

<i>This is</i> <i>In Real Terms</i><i>, a weekly column analyzing the latest economic news. Comments? Criticisms? Ideas for future columns?</i> <i>Email me,</i> <i>or drop a note in</i> …

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