Tag: Politics

Remembering Trump Biographer and Reporter Wayne Barrett

Wayne Barrett, an icon of New York journalism and one of the great muckrakers of our time, died Thursday. Wayne was New York’s iconoclast-in-chief for many years, in particular the Eighties and Nineties. His 37…

Watch Former President Obama, Michelle Obama Announce New Endeavor

On the morning of Donald Trump‘s inauguration, outgoing President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama unveiled The Obama Foundation, their first major project upon exiting the White House. The Foundation will be based in the south…

The Damage Already Done by Trump’s Presidency

Donald Trump moves into the White House already having done damage to the presidency, our democracy, the economy and America’s place in the world. We have watched this unfold in the open: Trump has thumbed…

Welcome to Donald Trump’s Ignorant America

The day before Donald Trump’s inauguration as president of the United States – an actual event taking place in the universe we live in – news broke that his administration plans to eliminate the National…

Watch Alec Baldwin Do Donald Trump Impression During NYC Protest

Robert De Niro, Alec Baldwin, Mark Ruffalo, Michael Moore, Reverend Al Sharpton and New York Mayor Bill de Blasio united Thursday in New York City for a demonstration protesting president-elect Donald Trump. Celebrities, politicians and…

Mexico Extradites Top Drug Lord ‘El Chapo’ to United States

The Mexican government said that the infamous drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman was extradited from a prison in northern Mexico to the United States, the Associated Press reported Thursday afternoon. “The government … today handed…