Category: Politics

Where to Cry on Inauguration Weekend: A Concert Guide

Donald Trump‘s presidential inauguration is the impetus for a slew of radical concerts happening across the country. From Common and the National kicking off a string of Planned Parenthood benefits in Washington, D.C. to Audioslave reuniting…

Donald Trump’s Inauguration: By the Numbers

Donald Trump will officially be sworn in as the 45th president of the United States on Friday – and the president-elect has tweeted that the event will be “even bigger than expected.” Here’s how his…

Where to Watch Donald Trump’s Inauguration

Former The Apprentice star and real estate magnate Donald Trump will be sworn in as the 45th President of the United States on Friday. The event will be widely accessible for those not attending the…

The Official Donald Trump Inauguration Drinking Game

Barring a late re-entry into the picture by the Sweet Meteor O’Death – a candidate who among independents was polling even with Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton last year – Trump will be sworn in…

Will America Lose ‘Roe v. Wade’ Under Trump?

Sunday marks the 44th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, the Supreme Court decision that first recognized that the Constitution protects one’s right to end a pregnancy. Many abortion rights supporters are predicting Roe‘s demise under…

Watch President Obama’s Final Press Conference

President Barack Obama held his final press conference on Wednesday afternoon. President-elect Donald Trump will be sworn in to office on Friday. According to press secretary Josh Earnest, Obama “wants to bid a farewell to…

Trump and the GOP Are Hell-Bent on Making America Sick Again

Earlier this month, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer tried to turn Donald Trump’s signature line – “Make America Great Again” – against him by saying that Trump was trying to “make America sick again.” Though…

Chelsea Manning’s Commutation: What It Means

On Tuesday, President Obama commuted the sentence of Chelsea Manning, the soldier sentenced to 35 years in prison after pleading guilty to providing hundreds of thousands of classified documents to WikiLeaks. Manning, who has spent…

President Obama Commutes Chelsea Manning’s Sentence

Chelsea Elizabeth Manning, the army intelligence analyst convicted of a 2010 intelligence leak, has had her remaining prison sentence commuted by President Obama. Under the terms of Obama’s commutation, Manning is set to be released…