Human Madness

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Unsure if Its Part of ‘The Jewish Agenda,’ Alt-Right Fights Over Marijuana

Attorney General Jeff Sessions’s regrettable but eternally quotable attempt at hate-humor—our transparently racist, cheerfully authoritarian attorney …

Cannabis

A Fracking Company Is Suing a Victim of Its Own Pollution for Speaking Out

Cabot Oil & Gas, a petroleum, natural gas and natural gas liquids exploration and production company based in Houston, Texas, has filed a $5 million …

Rights & Freedoms

Jeff Bezos just made more in 5 days than most Americans would in 5 lifetimes

Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos has made $6.1 billion in just five trading days in 2018 and is now worth $105 billion, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index.<p>To put that in perspective, the average American household income (which includes married couples) is about $73,000 a year. (The average …

Wealth

Innocent man instantly shot by police after gamer feud over $2 results in ‘swatting’ prank at Kansas home

A 28-year-old Kansas man was shot and killed by police responding to a possible homicide and hostage report — but gamers say the call was a …

Crime

Alabama evangelical explains why Moore won’t concede: He can’t believe ‘God would will a Democrat to win’

Elaina Plott, a writer at <i>Washingtonian</i>, is also an evangelical Christian who grew up in Alabama — and she has some unique insights into why defeated …

Faith
Elections

Oliver North urging White House to build private spy army overseen by Betsy DeVos’ brother: reports

The Trump administration is considering a scheme by a cast of shady characters to build a private network of spies to bypass U.S. intelligence …

Colorado GOP lawmaker insists posting racist things on Facebook doesn’t make her racist

A Colorado Republican lawmaker has apologized for writing Facebook posts that disparaged Muslims and African Americans, but she’s insisting that …

Alex Jones Is Floating a Maniacal New Conspiracy Theory About the Las Vegas Massacre

And this is who Trump considers a trusted news source.American Radio show host and conspiracy theorist, Alex Jones, in the Nov. 27 edition of “The …

Barack Obama

Florida man accidentally shoots himself during road rage incident

A Florida man drew his gun during a road rage incident — and then accidentally shot himself.<p>Deputies said two drivers stopped at an intersection in …

‘Castrating God’: Conservative Christians melt down after Church of Sweden says God not male

News that the Church of Sweden will begin using gender-neutral language when referring to God — abandoning “he” and “Lord” — was greeted with anger …

RawStory

FEATURED STORIES<p>President Donald Trump is trying to stop the publication of an explosive new book that reveals staffers in his chaotic administration …

Michael Wolff

Alabama right wingers are right: Roy Moore’s behavior is perfectly Biblical — and that’s the problem

<i>When it comes to relationships between woman and men, the contents of the Bible confront modern Jews and Christians with a difficult …

Deaf singer gets death threats from other deaf people for promoting a ‘hearing’ activity

A deaf singer received death threats from other deaf people for performing music on a reality TV show.<p>Mandy Harvey was among the final 10 contestants …

Coal miners are refusing to learn new job skills because of their faith in Trump

“We’re going to bring the coal industry back 100 percent,” Donald Trump told a Virginia audience of campaign supporters in 2016. At another rally in …

We are spending six times more on Halloween candy and costumes than we do to feed the poor

The National Retail Federation says Halloween spending on candy and costumes will reach 9.1 billion this year. To put that in perspective the U.S. …

Cub Scouts kick out 11-year-old boy after he asked Colorado Republican ‘hard’ questions

An 11-year-old Cub Scout in Colorado has been kicked out of his den after he asked a local Republican lawmaker about controversial remarks she made …

Museum of the Bible: Inside a Sprawling, $500 Million Exploding Controversy

It is a museum of biblical proportions – and it is stirring controversies to match.<p>Opening next month in Washington, the Museum of the Bible cost …

Giggling Utah cheerleaders scream ‘f*ck n*ggers’ in widely shared Instagram video

School officials in Utah are investigating a video posted on social media showing five teenage white girls screaming racial slurs and profanity.<p>The …

Social Media

GOP candidate claims her lifelong conversations with UFO aliens have revealed ancient secrets

A Florida Republican who’s running for Congress has in the past claimed that she has been the victim of alien abductions.<p>The <i>Miami Herald</i> reports that …

Trump governs by disruption — and overloads all the circuits

Nine months into his first term, President Trump is perfecting a style of leadership commensurate with his campaign promise to disrupt business as usual in Washington. Call it governing by cattle prod.<p>It is a tactic born of frustration and dissatisfaction. Its impact has been to overload the …

Bob Corker

Atlanta hospital blocks father from donating kidney to his 2-year-old son because of a parole violation

A 2-year-old boy could have a new kidney that is a 100 percent match, but Emory Hospital in Atlanta won’t perform the operation.<p>According to WXIA …

Medicine

Federal Employees Had Puerto Ricans Give Them a 'Spa Day' While Administering Disaster Relief: Report

A veteran doctor who’s worked on humanitarian missions in ten countries affected by disaster quit abruptly after allegedly witnessing federal …

WATCH: Louisiana sheriff rages against releasing ‘good’ prisoners because ‘we use them to wash cars’

Steve Prattor, the Sheriff of Caddo Parish in Louisiana, is not a fan of his state’s new criminal justice reforms that will free many prisoners …

Justice

Far-right Trump aide refused to befriend Latino and took it ‘personally’ when classmates spoke Spanish: report

Stephen Miller, the far-right Trump White House aide known for his hard-line immigration views, reportedly has a long history of race baiting Latinos …

NRA spokesperson dismisses Las Vegas massacre by claiming ‘feet’ are just as deadly as guns

NRA spokesperson and radio host Dana Loesch thinks that if guns are banned then fists and feet are probably next because people can punch and kick to …

Guns

Alex Jones channel goes bonkers over Vegas ‘false flag’: ‘A new civil war is coming to overthrow government’

David Knight, host of a morning program on Alex Jones’ Infowars channel, suggested on Monday that the massacre in Las Vegas could be a false flag …

Propaganda

Fire chief who called Mike Tomlin a ‘n**ger’ resigns — and blames the media for making him look racist

Washington County fire chief Paul Smith has resigned in wake of his use of a racial slur to refer to Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin.<p>“The media …

The 7 Worst States In The Union To Get Caught With Cannabis

Sure, it’s easy enough to find out which states aren’t cannabis legal, even for medical, but which of these “dry” states have the most severe …

Cannabis