White House Chief of Staff John Kelly was caught on Friday lying about a Florida congresswoman whom President Trump has been attacking for most of the week.
White supremacist Richard Spencer addressed a small group of his white-polo-wearing Nazi supporters at the University of Florida campus on Thursday afternoon. The group was exponentially outnumbered by students and other protesters shouting down the entirety of Spencer’s talk.
The Democrats are still hopelessly in the dark about a path forward after the crushing defeat of 2016, but that way forward won’t include a group of veteran party officials—including the Democratic National Committee’s first transgender member and a number of people of color—who happen to represent the left wing of…
As if the dramatic uptick in federal arrests of undocumented immigrants—particularly those without any criminal record—was not enough, the Trump administration is looking to expand its capacity to detain even more people.
It’s difficult to exaggerate the repulsiveness of what today’s top political news story: the fight over whether or not Barack Obama called Gen. John Kelly, who is now Donald Trump’s chief of staff, after Kelly’s son was killed in 2010 while fighting in the forever war in Afghanistan.
California has become the first state in the country to allow a third gender option on official state documents to recognize people who don’t identify as male or female.
Jimmy Kimmel just might be #TheResistance’s best hope for showing President Donald Trump the error of his wicked ways—according to Jimmy Kimmel.
Jeff Bezos is the second-richest person on the face of the Earth. In Amazon, he built a $500 billion mega-conglomerate in no small part by fostering a soul-crushing workplace culture manically obsessed with productivity and sky-high standards. And now, there are indications that he’s trying to screw over staffers at …
In a desperate dispatch from Puerto Rico on Thursday, where less than 20% of the population has electricity and the death toll continues to rise three weeks after Hurricane Maria, the mayor of San Juan sent an exceedingly clear message about how dire the situation has become.
Happy hump day! Are you having a bad week, maybe counting down the days to that glorious weekend? Find solace in the fact that President Donald Trump is almost certainly have a worse week that you, between feuding with a senior Republican senator who publicly called him a child in a day care, a spat with his Secretary…
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, whose approach to undocumented immigration is exceedingly cruel even by Republican standards, has found a new ideological battle to wage at a very personal level: preventing a 17-year-old undocumented immigrant from seeking an abortion.
Not long before The New Yorker published a stomach-churning piece by Ronan Farrow that included first-hand accounts of women alleging that former Hollywood kingmaker Harvey Weinstein raped and sexually assaulted them, director and writer Paul Schrader offered perhaps the worst reaction yet to the allegations.