Articles by: Wes Williams
Wes Williams is a lifelong political junkie, stuck in the red end of blue Delaware, where he lives near the beaches with his wife of 33 years and three cats. While politics of all sorts are his passion, he is particularly interested in issues involving labor, education, and the justice system. Follow Wes on Twitter at @WesWilliams_AI or on his Facebook page, LeftOfLiberal.

Gawker Wants You To Call Donald Trump, And They Published His Cell Phone Number To Help You

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Gawker is suggesting that readers call Donald Trump with their political questions, and, as a public service, they’ve provided his cell phone number.

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CBS Reporter Actually Does His Job, Grills Huckabee About Nazi Reference (VIDEO)

CBS Reporter Actually Does His Job, Grills Huckabee About Nazi Reference (VIDEO)

“Face the Nation” anchor John Dickerson made Mike Huckabee squirm.

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Report Reveals What Obamacare Does To Hospital Bills

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It seems that Obamacare is having an interesting effect on unpaid hospital bills.

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Cop Charged With Elder Abuse After Slamming 69-Year-Old’s Head Into Cement (VIDEO)

Cop Charged With Elder Abuse After Slamming 69-Year-Old’s Head Into Cement (VIDEO)

This cop didn’t know he was on “candid camera” when he grabbed this man and forced him to the ground, then later lied about what happened.

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Marking The Next Massacre? Confederate Flags Placed Around Black Church In Georgia By White Males (VIDEO)

Marking The Next Massacre? Confederate Flags Placed Around Black Church In Georgia By White Males (VIDEO)

Police are investigating an incident involving Confederate flags being placed around an historic black church in Atlanta.

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Republican Wrestlemania? Rick Perry Wants To Get Physical With Donald Trump (VIDEO)

Republican Wrestlemania? Rick Perry Wants To Get Physical With Donald Trump (VIDEO)

Rick Perry and Donald Trump don’t like each other much. So Perry responded to Trump’s suggestion that Perry wasn’t very smart with a comment that was classic Rick Perry.

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Fox News Uses A Movie Trailer To Attack Hillary Clinton About Benghazi (VIDEO)

Fox News Uses A Movie Trailer To Attack Hillary Clinton About Benghazi (VIDEO)

Fox and Friends revives the tired old “stand down order” claim about Benghazi.

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In Africa, President Obama Jokes About Winning A Third Term, And Righties Go Crazy (VIDEO)

In Africa, President Obama Jokes About Winning A Third Term, And Righties Go Crazy (VIDEO)

President Obama talked about leaders who don’t leave office at the end of their terms, and joked about a third term for himself. It was more than the RWNJs who inhabit internet comment threads could take.

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Fox News Host Questions Why America Should Worry About Protecting Minorities (VIDEO)

Fox News Host Questions Why America Should Worry About Protecting Minorities (VIDEO)

A Fox News host can’t understand why we should be concerned with the rights of those pesky minorities.

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Fox News Host Suggests That Cop Felt Threatened By Sandra Bland’s Cigarette (VIDEO)

Fox News Host Suggests That Cop Felt Threatened By Sandra Bland’s Cigarette (VIDEO)

Apparently the folks at Fox News consider anything a black person is carrying to be a potential weapon.

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Preacher Compares Sex Ed To Letting Kids Play With Poisonous Snakes (VIDEO)

Preacher Compares Sex Ed To Letting Kids Play With Poisonous Snakes (VIDEO)

A South Carolina preacher thinks that anything other than “abstinence-only” sex ed is a very bad thing.

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Donald Trump Tells CNN That Louisiana Theater Shooting Had ‘Nothing To Do With Guns’ (VIDEO)

Donald Trump Tells CNN That Louisiana Theater Shooting Had ‘Nothing To Do With Guns’ (VIDEO)

“Big Second Amendment guy” Donald Trump offers his perspective on recent shootings, and on the mentally ill owning guns.

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Fox Reporter Disappointed He Couldn’t Find Baby Parts For Sale At Plannedparenthood.com (VIDEO)

Fox Reporter Disappointed He Couldn’t Find Baby Parts For Sale At Plannedparenthood.com (VIDEO)

Fox correspondent Peter Doocy is amazed at what he didn’t find on the Planned Parenthood website.

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Planned Parenthood Attacks Are A ‘Campaign Of Deception’ Says The New York Times

Planned Parenthood Attacks Are A ‘Campaign Of Deception’ Says The New York Times

The New York Times is calling BS on Republican attacks against Planned Parenthood.

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You Were Worried About Drones With Cameras? This Is Far Worse — And Apparently Legal (VIDEO)

You Were Worried About Drones With Cameras? This Is Far Worse — And Apparently Legal (VIDEO)

A Connecticut teen has built a drone that will give you nightmares.

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An Angry Trump Gives Out A U.S. Senator’s Private Phone Number On Live TV (VIDEO)

An Angry Trump Gives Out A U.S. Senator’s Private Phone Number On Live TV (VIDEO)

If you tick off The Donald, be prepared for him to fight back with a low blow.

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Why Hasn’t President Obama Lowered ALL Flags After Chattanooga? There’s A Good Reason (VIDEO)

Why Hasn’t President Obama Lowered ALL Flags After Chattanooga? There’s A Good Reason (VIDEO)

For some conservatives, just lowering the White House flag wasn’t enough.

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Fox News Rushes To Trump’s Defense Over His Attack On John McCain (VIDEO)

Fox News Rushes To Trump’s Defense Over His Attack On John McCain (VIDEO)

Fox News host Brian Kilmeade and guest Roger Stone defend Donald Trump’s criticism of John McCain’s service record.

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Meet The Press Host Destroys Every One Of Donald Trump’s Claims About Mexican Immigrants (VIDEO)

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Meet the Press has been very reluctant to challenge the statements of their guests, but they don’t seem to be afraid of The Donald at all.

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More Guns Would Have Saved Chattanooga Marines, Says Right-Wing Media (VIDEO)

More Guns Would Have Saved Chattanooga Marines, Says Right-Wing Media (VIDEO)

After the shootings in Chattanooga, the right has the same response as always: MORE GUNS!

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