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White House considering options for removing ‘pain in the a**’ staffer Sebastian Gorka

The Trump administration is considering options to relocate national security aide Sebastian Gorka from the White House to another federal agency, …

Donald Trump

EFF study: ed-tech is spying on America's kids and not telling them about it

The Electronic Frontier Foundation surveyed hundreds of American kids, teachers and parents about privacy and the "ed-tech" sector, which is filling …

Privacy

Mainstream Media Finally Exposes CIA Drug Trafficking Conspiracy in Explosive History Channel Series

Richard Nixon, in his effort to silence black people and antiwar activists, brought the War on Drugs into full force in 1973. He then signed …

Propaganda

Major Weaknesses of New Orleans Charter Schools Have Been Laid Bare

New Orleans is the nation’s largest and most complete experiment in charter schools. After Hurricane Katrina, the State of Louisiana took control of …

Education

What Barack Obama and Bill Clinton Don't Want You to Know About Trump's Frightening Deportation Machine

Ever since he rode a Trump Tower escalator into the presidential race in June 2015 and swore to build his “great wall” and stop Mexican “rapists” …

Immigration

Chinese Workers Paid $1 an Hour to Make Ivanka Trump's Clothes

Ivanka Trump has again proved that where business, money-making and worker exploitation are concerned, it’s like father, like daughter. Workers at a …

Donald Trump

10 Signs Trump's Top Homeland Security Cop Wants to Drag America Into a Paranoid Apocalyptic Police State

Wherever you live, look around. What are the biggest security threats? What’s real, and what’s paranoia?<p>According to a speech this week by Homeland …

Immigration

Robert Pirsig, author of ‘Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance’ dies at 88

Robert M. Pirsig, author of the counterculture “novelistic autobiography” <i>Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance</i> died Monday at his home in South …

Liberal POV

How Facebook Became a Home to Psychopaths

The old adage “be careful what you wish for” comes to mind. A while back, Facebook launched Facebook Live, a service that enables its users to …

Facebook

International Tribunal Says Monsanto Has Violated the Basic Human Right to a Healthy Environment and Food

<i>"Most opinion tribunals have had a considerable impact, and it is now accepted that they contribute to the progressive development of international</i> …

Rights & Freedoms

Donald Trump's Modern-Day Gestapo

The Republican Party likes to tout “family values.” Its website says, “The family is the bedrock of our nation. When American families flourish, so …

Immigration

America Is 'a Democracy on Life Support — It Can’t Breathe'

Next week we will mark the 100th day that Donald Trump has been president of the United States. Tens of millions of Americans are still in a state of …

Democracy

John Oliver Wonders What Justifies Jared Kushner and Ivanka's Massive Policy Portfolios in the White House

While President Trump remains widely unpopular, most Americans maintain a positive view of his daughter Ivanka and son in law Jared Kushner, whom …

Donald Trump

How Ivanka Trump & Jared Kushner Personally Profit from Their Roles in the White House

So much for being a moderating influence.Are Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner personally profiting from their official roles in the White House? …

Donald Trump

Young People Want Radical Change - Survey Blows the Lid off Right-Wing and Corporate Economic Propaganda

A new survey conducted by the Runawayinequality.org Educational Network shows that younger Americans (ages 18-40) overwhelmingly support bold …

Equality

The Stain of Anti-Semitism at the White House Isn't Going Away

What is it with President Trump and anti-Semitism? He kicked off his inauguration with a sermon by pastor Robert Jeffress, who has declared that Jews …

Religion

It's Official: Top Psychiatrists at Yale Conference Warn That Trump Has a 'Dangerous Mental Illness'

35 psychiatrists this week gathered at a conference at Yale to sound the alarm on what they believe is President Donald Trump’s “dangerous mental …

Donald Trump

Trump's Organized Crime Ties Bring Blackmail to the White House

The words were positively polite, at least for a man convicted of assault and racketeering. It was the implied target of his blackmail threat that …

Donald Trump

Is This the End of Bill O'Reilly? Let's Hope So: 18 Reminders That He's a Terrible Person

It's a given that Bill O’Reilly is a terrible person. Thing is, he’s been so thoroughly heinous for so interminably long, it can be hard to remember …

Racism

California and Trump's Feds Headed to Major Clash on Immigration

The federal government and bastions of opposition to President Trump’s anti-immigrant police state are on a slow-motion collision course.<p>An 18-page …

Immigration

The Department of Education Is Spending a Mind-Boggling Amount of Money to Protect Betsy DeVos

Meanwhile the Trump administration plans to slash her department by $9 billion.Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos has been met with angry mobs since …

Education

New Poll Suggests Donald Trump's Brand Is Going Right Down the Tubes

As protests of Trump-endorsed products continue apace, researchers are finding that a majority of Americans are losing their appetite for his …

Donald Trump

Kremlin tells U.S. it's 'one step from war' as Trump warns he will hit Syria AGAIN » Alex Jones' Infowars: There's a war on for your mind!

<b>The Kremlin has warned the US it is ‘one step from war’ over Syria – but the Trump administration hit back by saying it would be prepared to carry</b> …

Donald Trump personally profited from missile-maker Raytheon’s stock jump after his Syria attack

While the world is dealing with both the implications and the fall-out from President Donald Trump’s missile attack on a Syrian airfield on Thursday, …

Cold War

America Has Become a War Machine—and It Has Destroyed Our Ability to Function as a Democracy

On successive days recently, I saw two museum shows that caught something of a lost American world and seemed eerily relevant in the Age of Trump. …

War

Alex Jones brands Jared and Ivanka ‘enemies of the republic’ after Trump ally blames them for Syria strike

Alex Jones and Roger Stone blamed “President” Jared Kushner for the Syrian airstrike ordered by his father-in-law, Donald Trump.<p>The InfoWars founder …

Donald Trump

Breitbart Declares All-Out War on Jared Kushner After Steve Bannon's Ouster from the National Security Council

Breitbart.com, the pro-Trump propaganda outlet previously run by White House chief strategist Stephen Bannon, is now being deployed against President …

Donald Trump

Four Dems Voting to Advance Gorsuch Decried as 'Trump Collaborators'

The four Senate Democrats who voted Thursday to advance the nomination of Neil Gorsuch to the U.S. Supreme Court have been labeled "Trump …

Elections

Is It Curtains for Bill O'Reilly? Advertisers Are Fleeing as Lurid Sexual Harassment Claims Surface

During his nearly two decades at Fox News, Bill O'Reilly has allegedly abused female staffers verbally, punished them for refusing his sexual …

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