Carly Fiorina

Donald Trump claims he supports gay equality, one day after supporting legal discrimination

Donald Trump has claimed he supports gay equality, one day after he signed a proclamation supporting legal discrimination against gay people.<p>The US …

LGBTQ

If Oprah took on Trump, he would be the ultimate winner

She’s better than him in so many ways but, whoever the victor, such a contest would confirm his view of the presidency as a celebrity post<p>Donald Trump is a stone-cold racist. There was surely no doubt about that, not after he launched his presidential campaign by branding Mexican migrants as …

Politics

18 Women’s March 2018 Sign Ideas That Will Help You Dismantle The Patriarchy

In 2017, after Donald Trump was voted into office as President of the United States, most of us felt some combination of the following emotions: …

Feminism

Snowed in

Republicans could have dug us out of the mess we’re in two years ago<p>The wind howled, the windows rattled, the roof creaked, and outside, the snow fell, reaching depths of two and three feet, drifting even deeper. And this week we’ve been buried by another blizzard, the roll-out of the new Michael …

Liberal View

The Trump White House Sounds Like a Hostile Work Environment for Women

Michael Wolff’s <i>Fire and Fury</i> has captured America’s attention for its claims about the White House’s infighting and incompetence, as viewed from …

Donald Trump

Today in Apple history: HP’s iPod comes out of the blue

<b>January 8, 2004:</b> The clumsily titled Apple iPod + HP, a Hewlett-Packard branded iPod, makes it debut at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas.<p>Shown off by Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina, the prototype device is colored blue, the same color used for HP’s personal branding. By the time …

Republicans

Moderate Voters, Polarized Parties

Most observers of American politics predict 2018 will favor the Democrats. The party has a good chance of taking control of the House in November, and even a Senate majority is within reach, although Democrats are defending three times as many seats in the upper chamber as Republicans are.<p>Here’s a …

Opinion

From #MeToo to #WeToo

2017 ended with an unprecedented moment in American social history: a bonfire of allegations, denials, resignations, firings and a widespread …

Liberal View

Redefining Leadership

I started my career as a secretary at a small, nine-person real estate firm. Like many people just starting out, I didn’t think too critically about …

Leadership

The tragedy and blessing that is Trump

Trump has caused a lot of damage in one year, but he has also awakened the sane world to the lunacy of the right.<p>The real tragedy of US President Donald Trump is that he swept in Republican majorities with him.<p>In his first year in office, the only serious bill he passed was the tax cuts. But Mitch …

Republicans

Legacy Hardware

Thanks to Hired, we’ve got the opportunity to bring you another little special project- <i>Legacy Hardware</i>. Hold on tight for a noir-thriller that dares …

Geek Humor

Trump Challengers: 10 Republicans Who Could Run For President in 2020

President Donald Trump faced down a crowded field of GOP presidential hopefuls in 2016 as a political outsider, but he could see a packed stage of …

Elections

Mackinac Island Not Fantasy Island...Celebrities Find Anonymity In Northern Michigan

No one has “passed through” Mackinac Island, Michigan, since the Native Americans, French fur trappers, and Catholic Jesuits of the 1600’s paddled canoes through the strait between Michigan’s upper and lower peninsulas connecting Lake Huron to Lake Michigan. Before long (1812) the British built a …

Bob Seger

2017: The year the people, not Congress or Trump, set the agenda

2017 was one of those seminal, once-in-a-generation years when Washington didn’t set its own agenda, when constituents rather than leaders drove the …

U.S. Congress

Will Trump's Voters Embrace an Establishment-Style Tax Cut?

The president’s first legislative victory embodies the approach to Republican governance that he defeated.<p>In 2016, Republican voters rejected Jeb Bush, Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio, Scott Walker, Rand Paul, Carly Fiorina, Rick Perry, John Kasich, and Chris Christie, among others. Repelled by the GOP …

Politics

Fiorina on D.C. Culture: "Hypocrisy is a bipartisan affliction"

Former presidential candidate Carly Fiorina once bore the brunt of Donald Trump’s jabs during the 2016 Republican primaries. As multiple accusations …

Elections

New York Politics Chat: Is Trump the Worst President of All Time?

<b>Ezekiel:</b> Alright, so George Will says that Trump is the worst president of all time. Agree or disagree? Where would you rank him if he died today?<p><b>Ed:</b> …

Politics

Keep Your Hypocrisy-Stained Hands Off Our President

There is a profound difference between (i) the soap-opera charges now being leveled by some opportunistic women against President Donald Trump and …

Conservative View

How the Senate should respond to Trump's treatment of women

The Post reports:<p>President Trump attacked Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) in a sexually suggestive tweet Tuesday morning that implied Gillibrand would do just about anything for money, prompting a swift and immediate backlash.“Lightweight Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, a total flunky for Charles E. …

Opinion

Aborted Baby Parts Sellers Are Shut Down; The View's Whoopi Goldberg and Joy Behar Hardest Hit

In November 2015, Whoopi Goldberg and Joy Behar at <i>The View</i> rudely shut down then-presidential candidate Carly Fiorina, insisting that she was lying …

Conservative View

The Year the Rich Didn’t Save Us

In June, Lakers coach Luke Walton attended a California volleyball tournament wearing a shirt that bore the slogan “Popovich Kerr 2020.” The shirt …

Long-form Journalism

Trump's Gillibrand tweet: Petulant and demeaning, not sexist

It wouldn’t be crazy to call President Trump’s attack on Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand sexist. After all, he singled out for scorn the sole woman among the …

Donald Trump

Feminists Join The War On Christmas

Feminists want you to ignore the religious meaning of your Christmas tree topper and make it about Hillary! Even though it’s been more than a year …

Conservative View

Trump takes the bait in sexually suggestive tweet about Kirsten Gillibrand

The real danger of the renewed focus on President Trump's sexual harassment allegations, according to Trump allies who spoke to The Washington Post, is that it might cause Trump to take the bait — to rip the scab off a wound from the 2016 election, to use another metaphor.<p>Well, he just opened that …

U.S. Politics

Trump gets into the gutter with Gillibrand tweet

<b>(CNN) —</b> In one of his early morning tweets Tuesday, the President of the United States lashed out at a sitting US senator, appeared to imply that she offered to trade sexual favors for campaign donations, and then called her "used."<p>"Lightweight Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, a total flunky for Chuck …

Justice

Trump bashes Gillibrand using a favored weapon: Innuendo as insult

It certainly is not the first thing Trump has said that many have found offensive to women and it likely won’t be the last.<p>But Trump’s statement Tuesday — calling New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand a “flunky” who “would do anything for” campaign contributions — fits a pattern.<p>It is part of a long …

Politics

No CNN, Sarah Sanders Doesn't Need to Reveal the Dirtbags She's (Maybe) Had to Deal With

I can understand why CNN might be chippy with the White House lately. They’ve been the focus of President Trump’s ire for a while now, his go-to when …

Conservative View

ANC Leadership Race: As the final contest nears, two top candidates with two opposite approaches to final days

It is often claimed that “politics is perception”, that the way someone is perceived in the political realm is actually what is happening. It is for …

Elections

Roy Moore's Spokesperson Just Brought His Senate Campaign to a New Low

And, with seven days left, Moore's team will likely sink further.<p>It's easy to forget that, even before multiple women came forward to allege sexual misconduct against Roy Moore, his United States Senate campaign was already insane. The former Alabama state supreme court judge, thrown out of office …

Republican Party

CES keynotes have long been a snoozefest in need of a wake-up call

Next month’s CES gadgetfest in Las Vegas will feature six, count ’em, six keynote speakers—and people have noticed that there’s not a woman among them. The response of the conference’s organizer, the Consumer Technology Association—only CEOs of big tech companies get to keynote, and the lack of big …

Republicans