How the Right Lost Its Mind and Embraced Donald Trump

This is a painful story for me to write. For a quarter of a century, I was a major part of the conservative movement. But like many on the right, in the wake of Donald Trump’s victory I had to ask some uncomfortable questions. The 2016 presidential campaign was a brutal, disillusioning slog, and there…

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Facebook to provide ads bought by Russian company to congressional committees

WASHINGTON — Facebook said Thursday that it would turn over to Congress copies of more than 3,000 ads linked to a shadowy Russian company, for House and Senate committees’ investigations of Kremlin interference in the 2016 election. The move is an about-face for Facebook, which earlier this month said it had given the ads and other…

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Amazon Deletes Negative Reviews of Hillary Clinton’s New Book

Amazon can’t just sell books, it has to alter how people feel about them. Via Yahoo, we saw the London Telegraph reported that “Amazon has been monitoring and deleting reviews after Hillary Clinton’s new book was greeted with a torrent of criticism on the day it was released.” The result? As of Thursday night, fully […]

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He Was Forced to Choose Between Losing His Job or Helping a Woman Get an Abortion

In August of 2007, Steve Pargman was working at the Department of Social and Health Services in Washington state when he received a request that would force him to choose between his convictions and his job. The call was from a woman enrolled in the First Steps program, which provides resources to pregnant women and […]

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6 Die at Nursing Home as Irma’s Aftermath Brings New Hazards

Six patients at a sweltering Hollywood nursing home died in Hurricane Irma’s aftermath.

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Mueller finds alarming signs, and sleazy people, in collusion probe

Special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into possible collusion between the Donald Trump presidential campaign and agents of the Russian government has been remarkably discreet, as it should be. But other sources have leaked three names — Michael D. Cohen, Felix Sater and Eric Schneiderman — that indicate that Mueller’s team is probing very deeply. If there’s a smoking gun to be found, Mueller is getting closer to it.

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Petition asking White House to declare George Soros a terrorist garners enough signatures for reply

A petition asking the White House to declare liberal bankroller George Soros a domestic terrorist has garnered over 100,000 signatures, or more than enough to necessitate a response from the Trump administration. The petition was posted on the “We the People” section of the White House website Aug. 20 and needed to crack the 100,000-signature threshold…

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‘Disappointed’ and ‘let down,’ disaffected Trump voters voice their dismay

“Outrageous,” “disappointed,” “not ready” were among the adjectives that focus group members tossed out when asked for a single word to describe the president — and those were from the participants who had voted for him.

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Videos: Violent “Black-bloc” antifa attack peaceful right wing demonstrators in Berkeley

The Associated Press reported at least five individuals were attacked. An AP reporter witnessed the assaults. Berkeley Police’s Lt. Joe Okies told The Washington Post the rally resulted in “13 arrests on a range of charges including assault with a deadly weapon, obstructing a police officer, and various Berkeley municipal code violations.”

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Trump Adviser Sebastian Gorka Is Out At The White House — REPORT

According to initial reports Sebastian Gorka resigned, but later reports from the White House indicated he was let go, fired. Gorka is the most recent top Trump admin official to be dismissed in the past few weeks since John Kelly became Chief of Staff.

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