Liberal View

WATCH: Katy Tur dismantles Orrin Hatch with epic mashup of his comments smearing female victims

Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-UT) was already in his third term in the U.S. Senate when Anita Hill testified during the confirmation of Clarence Thomas for the …

Orrin Hatch

Chuck Grassley Whines About People Being Mean To Him Over Kavanaugh

There are many people whose lives have been—or will be—turned upside down by the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court. There’s …

Chuck Grassley

Orrin Hatch says an FBi investigation is 'the very right thing to do.' Just not for Brett Kavanaugh.

Republicans are working hard to cover up the sexual assault allegations against Brett Kavanaugh, because having a rock-ribbed Republican on the …

Orrin Hatch

What everyone’s forgetting about Paul Manafort

<i>Diana Pilipenko is associate director for anti-corruption and illicit finance at the Center for American Progress.</i><p>President Trump’s defenders responded to the news of Paul Manafort’s plea deal on Friday with the usual refrain: His case has nothing to do with the Trump campaign or allegations that …

Opinion

Donald Trump Is Actively Obstructing Justice

John NicholsNixon faced impeachment for “interfering or endeavoring to interfere with the conduct of investigations.” That is what Trump is now …

Donald Trump

Stormy Daniels attorney Michael Avenatti wonders how Fox News and Sarah Sanders will confirm details about Trump genitalia

Stormy Daniels’ forthcoming book entitled Full Disclosure provides intense details about her time with President Donald Trump. On Tuesday, Daniels …

Donald Trump

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand Humilates Gutless GOP Senate Judiciary Committee Cowards

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY), who serves on the Senate Judiciary Committee, told Republicans that if they are going to have their women staff …

Senate Judiciary Committee

Trump's Lies About Russia Dossier Debunked Once Again

President Donald Trump has frequently tried to discredit the Russia investigation by complaining that it only started because of the dossier compiled …

Christopher Steele

Republicans already setting up an ambush for Kavanaugh's accuser

Republicans are already showing their hand—they were forced into setting up a hearing on sexual assault allegations against Brett Kavanaugh, so …

Chuck Grassley

Lobbyist for pro-Russian separatists joins Trump administration

A former Trump campaign official takes his work from Bosnia to Washington.<p>Pro-Russian separatists in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) scored a major …

K-Pop

A startling fact about Tucker Carlson has emerged from new book about white nationalist hate groups

As many sadly predicted, the campaign and election of a blatant racist like Donald Trump has led to a surge in the white nationalist movement in the …

Hate Groups

Michael Moore Turns Up the Heat in Fahrenheit 11/9

ince 1989’s anti-globalization <i>Roger & Me</i>, Michael Moore’s films have helped frame national debates on critical issues, from 2002’s anti-gun <i>Bowling</i> …

Gwen Stefani

Trump Is Mentally Crumbling Because He Knows That Impeachment Is Coming

According to reports from inside the White House, even Donald Trump knows that impeachment is coming soon after the election.

Donald Trump

The American Rule of Law Has Failed Women

For the second time in almost 30 years, the Senate Judiciary Committee is publicly weighing sexual-misconduct claims made against a Supreme Court …

Sexual Harassment

The Massive Brett Kavanaugh Charade Is Collapsing Before Our Eyes

Facing a public relations debacle, Senate Republicans have come up with a surefire compromise to win confirmation of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the …

Brett Kavanaugh

‘Just not who we are’: Montana tavern refuses Donald Trump, Jr. and Kimberly Guilfoyle

Those close to controversial President Donald Trump continue to face difficulties eating in public. In June, White House press secretary Sarah …

Donald Trump

Lisa Graves Destroys Grassley's Excuses For Ducking FBI Kavanaugh Investigation

I do not believe Brett Kavanaugh's nomination will survive the confirmation process. I've been afraid to say that out loud, but the excuses offered …

Chuck Grassley

Trump is lying 3 times as often as he did last year—and new research shows why that should terrify us all

Chip Somodevilla/Getty<p>Looking for news you can trust?<br>Subscribe to our free newsletters.<p>In recent months, the steady stream became a deluge.<p>Although</i> …

Open Borders

Is White House Blocking Renewed Kavanaugh Probe By FBI?

The Trump White House apparently doesn't want to know what the FBI would uncover if it looked into the sexual assault accusations against Brett …

The White House

Spokesperson for pro-Kavanaugh group says Christine Blasey Ford is describing ‘horseplay’

The attempted rape didn't happen, she argued, but if it did, it wasn't attempted rape.<p>Christine Blasey Ford says that, some 35 years ago, Supreme …

Webcomics

Members Of Christine Blasey Ford's Graduating Class Vouch For Her Character

Two very important letters are circulating today vouching for the integrity of Christine Blasey Ford, the woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett …

U.S. Supreme Court

Some Points on Brett Kavanaugh and Why He MUST Be Rejected

- Advertisement -<p>Brett Kavanaugh has a long ugly history in both the executive and judicial branches of the U.S. government in pursuing a reactionary …

Brett Kavanaugh

Arrested for fact-checking: Kazakh court fines Ukrainian journalist after police break up media workshop

A media fact-checking workshop in northwestern Kazakhstan came to an abrupt conclusion on September 15 when police barged in, broke up the event and …

Fact Checking

Psychiatrist Says Two Trump Officials Called Her Because They Were Scared the President 'Was Mentally Unraveling'

In a new interview published Tuesday by <i>Slate</i>, Dr. Brandi Lee, a psychiatrist who put together a book of essays on President Donald Trump's mental …

Donald Trump

Three days behind bars for the ‘crime’ of journalism: Diary of a Nigerian journalist

<i>On August 14, 2018, Nigerian investigative journalist Samuel Ogundipe was detained by Nigeria’s Special Tactical Squad after refusing to name his</i> …

Liberal View

The Problem With Giving Teenage Kavanaugh a Pass

Defenders of the beleaguered Supreme Court nomination of Brett Kavanaugh have taken to arguing, in a lawyerly way of exploring a hypothesis, that …

Senate Judiciary Committee

Take Direct Action to Stop Brett Kavanaugh

This week’s Take Action Now is focused on stopping Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court, protests against Trump’s plans to indefinitely …

Brett Kavanaugh

McDonald’s Workers Strike Over Widespread Sexual Harassment

McDonald’s workers in 10 U.S. cities are striking Tuesday at lunchtime over sexual harassment and subsequent retaliation at the fast-food …

Sexual Harassment

Project Censored

Peter Phillips at City Lights Booksellers in San Francisco, Wednesday, October 19, 2018.

San Francisco

'Death Warrant': Here's Why Trump Thinks Failing to Confirm Brett Kavanaugh Would End His Presidency

When President Donald Trump was asked by reporters on Monday whether he would withdraw Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh following the allegation …

Brett Kavanaugh