During his show on Monday night, Stewart amusingly ripped apart the Reagan worship conservatives have been parading in the wake of the MH17 disaster.
Jon Stewart Takes Down Right-Wing Lie That Ronald Reagan Would Have Handled MH17 Tragedy Better Than Obama (VIDEO)
Two federal appeals courts have given contradictory rulings regarding the Affordable Care Act, Tuesday. One of the rulings decided by the U.S Court of...
Ron Paul is at it again. In his new piece “What the Media Won’t Report About Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17,” he in effect decided on giving...
At this year’s NAACP convention in Las Vegas, a surreal confrontation occurred when one of its members stumbled upon an ironically placed Tea Party...
WATCH: Thousands Demonstrate Against Firing Of Market Basket CEO Who Blew The Whistle On Dishonesty In The Board Room
There’s a strange thing going on in the New England area. Thousands of customers and workers of a Massachusetts based grocery store chain are rallying in support of a corporate CEO. They’ve blockaded warehouses and halted delivery trucks. They’ve held rallies outside corporate headquarters and walked off jobs in New […]Read more ›
What journalists on the ground in Gaza have seen in the last few days has left many of them struggling to cope. Nowhere is that more clear than when one reporter was asked to recount witnessing the Israeli bombardment of a Gaza City suburb which left over 80 dead and […]Read more ›
Imagine having to pay a hefty fine or going to jail for wearing your pants too low. For citizens of Ocala, Florida, that’s just become a reality. On Tuesday, the City Council voted unanimously in favor of an ordinance that makes wearing low pants and exposed underwear/buttocks illegal. Anyone wearing […]Read more ›
We’ve all made bad decisions from time to time, but few of us will be able to match the sheer volume of bad decisions an Alabama man worked into a single, tragic incident which led to the death of his girlfriend. Raphiel Quinnie was with his girlfriend, Selena Edwards and […]Read more ›
The right wing has degenerated to the point that threatening violence against children is not just acceptable, it’s a political strategy.Read more ›
“It seems to me that no one’s got Christ more wrong than the Christians.”Read more ›
There is no denying that teens love selfies. Snapping pictures of themselves with their phones to document what they’ve been up to at every waking hour borderlines on obsession for some. That is why it is almost inevitable for some of photos to end up being ill-conceived – like a […]Read more ›
MSNBC contributor Rula Jebreal broke the unspoken rule of mainstream media punditry this week, and denounced the bias towards Israel that is endemic in western media. She appears to have been blacklisted for her efforts. Speaking on Ronan Farrow’s show, she accused MSNBC of covering the Israeli perspective far more […]Read more ›
John Oliver, Puppets And Prison: How The U.S. Justice System Keeps Americans Dropping The Soap (VIDEOS)
You’d have to be Rush Limbaugh living on a sail boat in the middle of the Bermuda Triangle to not have some sense of how bad the American prison system has become in the last few decades. But, for those readers who still turn the other cheek, who scoff and dismiss prisoners abducted by the “justice system” to be beaten, raped and forgotten about, left in the hole to rot for decades upon decades, allow John Oliver and his fabulous program Last Week Tonight to clarify a few points for you that you’ve glaringly chosen to overlook.Read more ›
Pro-Palestine Chicagoans flooded the streets on Sunday, July 20th, for a rally “to show their support for the Palestinians who’ve died and the thousands of others who are still in danger.” The rally focused on the recent tensions between Israel and Hamas-controlled Gaza, and the dead and injured […]Read more ›
Conservative ‘Christian’ Says President Obama’s Execution Should Be Worse Than Being Drawn And Quartered (VIDEO)
This conservative “Christian” is saying that tearing President Obama into four separate pieces via tying him to four horses isn’t a good enough form of execution to satisfy him.Read more ›
In June of last year, economist, professor and political commentator, Robert Reich released this short but highly informative video on immigration, through MoveOn.org. With the border crisis being at the forefront of the national conversation this month, conservatives are yet again railing about the wretched, ‘freeloading,’ ‘job-stealing’ immigrants that they […]Read more ›
Bomb Palestinian homes to smithereens. Impose a life of constant, horrific terror. And kill their children. But that isn’t enough punishment for Dr. Mordechae Kedar, an Israeli scholar of Arabic lit and lecturer at Bar-Ilan University. Oh no. He believes that, raping Palestinian mothers and sisters is more than an […]Read more ›
To cap off the deadliest day of fighting for both sides, Israel launched an aerial offensive so intense that even seasoned journalists didn’t imagine it was possible. When the dust settled over Gaza, over a hundred were dead, thousands were wounded and, in at least one case, two dozen members […]Read more ›
Private prison firm GEO Group has become infamous for inhumane and violent acts to inmates, fraudulent reporting in its facilities over the past few years. Despite these incidences, Florida governor Rick Scott (R) is headlining a $10,000-per-plate VIP fundraiser at the CEO of GEO Group George Zoley’s home on Monday, with […]Read more ›
NYC luxury condo building Extell has just been given the go-ahead to create a “poor door,” or a separate entrance, for the low-income tenants of its Upper West Side 33-story complex. The company intends to build a special door for the 55 more affordable units it’s adding to the building. These units […]Read more ›
The Tea Party was furious when an 11-year-old girl was diagnosed with gender dysphoria which is a conflict between a person’s physical appearance and a different internal gender role, won her lawsuit after her family, filed a human rights complaint with her school for not accommodating her condition. Tracey Wilson was […]Read more ›
The state of California is currently in the midst of the worst drought on record. According to research published in mid July, 2014, the current drought has created “the greatest absolute reduction in water availability ever seen” in California. Given that information, it makes sense that state and local authorities […]Read more ›
British news channel Sky News has issued an apology after a reporter rummaged through the luggage of a MH17 victim live on air Sunday. The news segment showed reporter Colin Brazier sorting through the victim’s open suitcase, touching their personal belongings. The reporter even picked up a set of keys […]Read more ›
This group sounds like an unholy alliance between neo-nazis, Alex Jones and Occupy Wall Street.Read more ›