Democratic Party

Comey’s Clinton investigation didn’t make sense to me either

<b>Dear John: Last week you printed a letter from an FBI agent commenting on how strange ex-FBI Director James Comey’s investigation of Hillary Clinton</b> …

Hillary Clinton

Democrats Could Win 50 House Seats. Here’s How

DUBUQUE, Iowa — If Democrats are planning to ride an anti-Trump wave to a takeover of the House in 2018, they can’t just rely on seats where voters resisted Donald Trump in 2016. They also face the major task of winning back those rural and blue-collar whites who defected to the president.<p>That path …

Hillary Clinton

WATCH: Older Woman Holding American Flag Hit, Dragged in Boston Insider

<b>Charles Barkley: Most Black People Haven't Thought a Day in Their Lives About Confederate Statues</b><p><b>Brunell Donald-Kyei: 'Look at All the Token Blacks in the Democratic Party'</b><p>Opposing groups of protesters marched in Boston on Saturday, representing both the #Resistance movement and pro-Trump …

U.S. Politics

New York’s subway delays and disruptions are becoming more regular — here's why

New York's subway system has been under closer scrutiny as disruptions pile up during what many are calling the "summer of hell."<p>It's hard to go a day without seeing a new complaint about the ailing system on social media. But the frequency of complaints are not just the product of easy access to …

Business

When everyone’s a Nazi, nobody is

Posted August 19, 2017 12:05 AM by Rob Eno<p>YouTube | Massachusetts Democratic Party Ad for Martha Coakley<p>Font Size<br>• A<br>• A<br>• A<p>Print Images<p>Over the past …

Conservative View

Monuments, media and madness

In the 2004 puppet satire film “Team America: World Police,” a grotesque, gluttonous and evil Michael Moore rants outside Mount Rushmore and eventually – strapped with dynamite like a suicide bomber – blows it up.<p>One would think that members of the political left would stop becoming the absurd …

Opinion

Antonio Villaraigosa on MSNBC w/Hugh

The transcript:HH: Today, I am turning my attention to the race for the governorship of the Golden State, arguably the second-most important …

Democrats

Is Bannon More or Less Powerful Now?

Dylan Byers: “I think the only question you have to ask is: What platform is more powerful for you than being in the White House, than having the ear …

U.S. Presidency

Analysis: Muted fight over Arkansas Confederate symbols | Miami Herald

Arkansas has dozens of monuments to the Confederacy, a city named after an early leader of the Ku Klux Klan and until recently was one of three …

Robert E. Lee

Actor James Woods absolutely crushes Chelsea Clinton with one tweet about her ‘lucifer’ dad

Actor James Woods delivered a blistering response to Chelsea Clinton on social media Friday after the younger Clinton waded into the confederate monument controversy with a tweet about “lucifer” and churches.<p>Clinton invoked controversy on Thursday when she likened confederate statues to the …

Conservative View

WATCH: Gavin Newsom schools Bill Maher on why Mike Pence is just as terrifying as Donald Trump

Comedian Bill Maher refused to believe that Vice President Mike Pence is as bad as Donald Trump. During a conversation about the Democratic Party, …

Donald Trump

Liberals want to destroy Confederate statues. Now Bill Clinton’s victims have proposal of their own.

After racially fueled violence descended on Charlottesville, Virginia, last weekend provoked by white supremacists, discussion about confederate monuments and their place in American society has taken center stage in the national spotlight. Should they stay or be taken down?<p>Americans remain highly …

Conservative View

Fake data on marijuana is spewed by a government agency

Government-rooted misinformation has long been central to the very existence of War on Drugs. From government-sponsored anti-marijuana campaigns to …

Cannabis

Barack Obama and Joe Biden Save the Future in ‘Barry & Joe: The Animated Series’

Missing the infamous bromance that is former President Barack Obama and former Vice President Joe Biden? The justice fighting dynamic duo has joined forces in a new show titled “Barry & Joe: The Animated Series”, created by director and writer Adam Reid.<p>In the trailer of the adult animated sci-fi …

Joe Biden

Here's What These 15 Successful People Eat for Breakfast

Try starting the day with these suggestions.<p>From day one, we're told breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but with busy schedules, social …

Nancy Pelosi

What Steve Bannon gets right about Democrats — and wrong about Trump

Bannon’s uncensored interview includes a plan for political success Trump can’t follow.<p>Steve Bannon, President Donald Trump’s chief strategist, believes everything is going according to plan.<p>“The Democrats,” he told the American Prospect’s Bob Kuttner, “the longer they talk about identity politics, …

Steve Bannon

Al Gore’s Stupendous Wealth Complicates His Climate Message. That Can Change.

Right-wing critics say the former vice president's wealth is hypocritical. By making his fortune a talking point, he could beef up his climate gospel.<p>Al Gore has long been a knight of the movement to combat climate change. But when he returned to the national spotlight last month with his latest …

Climate

Dad constantly asked for selfies because he look so much like Barack Obama

Since moving out of the White House Barack Obama has been travelling the world.<p>He's clocked up a lot of air miles jetting off to places like Bali, …

Barack Obama

Centrist Dems push back on Warren

“We can't win the House back with progressives running in swing states,” said former Rep. Ellen Tauscher (D-Calif.), a surrogate for Hillary …

Bernie Sanders

Keep ideological views out of articles

In the Aug. 13 Arts & Style article “Mining real life for drama,” which was about upcoming TV programs that are based on real events, I was bothered by gratuitous politically correct statements inappropriate to the piece. For example, under “Monica Lewinsky ‘American Crime Story’ series,” the …

Hillary Clinton

An Inconvenient Truth About 'An Inconvenient Truth'

Al Gore has a follow-up to his blockbuster documentary film, <i>An Inconvenient Truth</i>. However, <i>An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power</i> was greeted with …

Climate

Concerned Citizens Demand Removal of Offensive Statue That Glorifies Alleged Rapist Bill Clinton

Statues everywhere are being evaluated on whether or not they represent values and ideals that Americans still hold dear. For example, House Minority …

Nancy Pelosi

The Solitary Executive

Increasingly alone in the White House, the executive branch is grinding to a halt. And all Trump can do is tweet in the darkness.<p>Traditionally, when …

James Mattis

Huma Abedin goes glam in sexy photoshoot

A post shared by W magazine (@wmag) on Aug 18, 2017 at 6:11am PDT<p>Huma Abedin clearly knows that looking good is the best revenge.<p>The estranged wife …

Hillary Clinton

Governor Cuomo Releases New Renderings of the Future Penn Station

The New York governor announced that long-awaited construction on Moynihan station is soon to begin<p>It’s happening, it’s really happening. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced on Thursday that construction will officially begin on Moynihan station next week. The announcement marks an enormous …

Andrew Cuomo

Netanyahu Is Uncharacteristically Subdued on Trump’s Remarks

JERUSALEM — The front-page headline in Yedioth Ahronoth, a popular Hebrew newspaper, above a large photograph of President Trump, summed up the feelings of many Israelis in one word: “Shame.”<p>It was a reference to Mr. Trump’s defiant attempts this week to apportion equal blame to the “alt-left” for …

Israel

While we're toppling offensive symbols, what about the Democratic Party?

Al Sharpton just may be right about the need to remove offensive statues from the American public way.<p>I'd been somewhat torn on the idea of erasing history by tearing down statues, even Civil War Confederate statues, since destroying public imagery and iconography isn't the kind of thing Americans …

U.S. Politics

Dems launch full assault on Trump over Charlottesville

Democrats are throwing the kitchen sink at President Trump to protest his ongoing equivocation about a white nationalist rally and put increasing …

Cory Booker

Jesse Jackson keeps fighting for voter rights: “We now live under the rulebook of Jeff Sessions”

Salon sits down with Jackson to discuss his strategy to resist the Trump administration's war on voting rights<p>Jesse Jackson led a delegation to Selma, Alabama, as a graduate student at Chicago Theological Seminary. He marched, moving America to the rhythm of his footsteps and the thousands who …

Liberal View

Before Charlottesville, Democrats voted for racist policies for more than 100 years

In the aftermath of Charlottesville, an awful lot of awful things have been said about Republicans and race relations.<p>However, the Left's accusations …

Lyndon B. Johnson