Trumpism and the Danger of Willful Ignorance

by DarkSyde - A useful example of the willful ignorance spreading among conservatives as exemplified by Trump. Here, conservatives changed their opinion on a simple ...

Teens Who Engage in ‘Sexting’ Should Not Be Prosecuted as Sex Offenders

by Amy Roe, Senior Writer, ACLU of Washington - In an early episode of the television series “Girls,” Adam sends Hannah a photo ...

100 Days of Deconstruction: Part 3

by STEVEN HARPER - Across the federal government, Trump is determining the country’s fate. The first 100 days of deconstruction set the stage for 1,360 ...

Who are Marine Le Pen and Emmanuel Macron? (VIDEOS)

by Shafik Mandhai - The far-right female National Front leader will go head-to-head with the 39-year-old favourite to win the presidency. Who is Emmanuel Macron? Few could ...

House Oversight Committee Calls on Trump’s Business to Prove He’s not Violating the Constitution

by Aaron Rupar - Trump promised to donate profits from foreign governments to the U.S. Treasury, but there’s no proof he’s following through. Days after a ...

WASHINGTON, DC - AUGUST 30: Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, celebrating her 20th anniversary on the bench, is photographed in the West conference room at the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, D.C., on Friday, August 30, 2013. (Photo by Nikki Kahn/The Washington Post via Getty Images)

SCOTUS Says States Have No Right to Money Taken Based on Overturned Convictions

by Jacob Sullum - If making people prove their innocence to get their property back violates due process, what about civil forfeiture? This week the Supreme ...

Polls: People Don’t Know Trump’s Infrastructure Plan Is a Scam

by Dave Johnson - Polls show that the public likes President Trump’s plan to spend $1 trillion on infrastructure. That’s because they think he actually plans to spend ...

The Business of Marijuana

It's Time to Legalize Marijuana and Abolish the Drug Czar

by Mike Ludwig, Truthout | News Analysis - With its lengthy name and familiar acronym, the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws ...

Trumpism and the Danger of Willful Ignorance

Posted on Apr 241

Teens Who Engage in ‘Sexting’ Should Not Be Prosecuted as

Posted on Apr 242

100 Days of Deconstruction: Part 3

Posted on Apr 243

Who are Marine Le Pen and Emmanuel Macron? (VIDEOS)

Posted on Apr 244

House Oversight Committee Calls on Trump’s Business to Prove He’s

Posted on Apr 225
WASHINGTON, DC - AUGUST 30: Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, celebrating her 20th anniversary on the bench, is photographed in the West conference room at the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, D.C., on Friday, August 30, 2013. (Photo by Nikki Kahn/The Washington Post via Getty Images)

SCOTUS Says States Have No Right to Money Taken Based

Posted on Apr 226

Polls: People Don’t Know Trump’s Infrastructure Plan Is a Scam

Posted on Apr 227
The Business of Marijuana

It's Time to Legalize Marijuana and Abolish the Drug Czar

Posted on Apr 228

This Day in History

On This Day, April 24, 1948 – The Berlin Airlift Starts

  1948 – The Berlin airlift began to relieve the surrounded city. When the blockade by the USSR began, the Soviets rejoiced, because they believed the Western powers had only one option, to leave Berlin.  But they underestimated the West airlift supplies.  Gen. Clay called upon General Curtis E. LeMay, commander of USAFE and asked him if he could haul supplies to Berlin.  LeMay responded, “We can haul anything”.  Two days later Gen. LeMay called upon Brig. Gen. Joseph Smith, Commander of the Wiesbaden Military Post, and appointed him Task Force Commander of an airlift operation estimated to last...

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Entertainment Blasts

Madonna Biopic ‘Blonde Ambition’ Lands at Universal

Universal is getting into the groove for a Madonna biopic. The studio has picked up Blonde Ambition, Elyse Hollander’s script that topped the 2016 Black List, the industry ranking that tracks Hollywood’s most-liked unproduced screenplays.  

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Roger Waters Details First Album in 25 Years

Roger Waters will put out Is This the Life We Really Want? – the Pink Floyd co-founder’s first album since 1992’s Amused to Death – on June 2nd. Nigel Godrich (Radiohead, Paul McCartney) produced and mixed the album that includes 12 new songs.

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