The Equalizer

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Clout chaser in charge

It's been a wild week for the illegitimate (Jimmy Carter said it, not us) president. As usual, Trump did many headline-grabbing...

US suicide rates highest since World War 2

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US suicide rates are the highest they've been since World War II. Life expectancy, on the...

Racist lawmaker got Trump in his corner

Iowa Congressman Steve King is the type of racist to keep a Confederate flag on his desk even though his home...

Bezos pulls rank

Amazon's majority shareholders, including Jeff Bezos, voted down all 12 proposals from minority shareholders and employees at yesterday's annual shareholder meeting. To...

San Francisco bans facial recognition

San Francisco passed a bill to ban facial recognition yesterday - becoming the first major city to prohibit local govt agencies...

Sandra Bland’s newly surfaced phone video captured trooper threatening her with...

Sandra Bland was stopped in Prairie View, Texas in 2015 for failing to signal a lane change. She was then arrested...

Protect Ilhan Omar

Minnesota Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar said the death threats against her increased after Donald Trump tweeted an out-of-context video of her...

The rise of Stephen Miller and why it’s dangerous for decent...

Donald Trump doubled down on his plans to release migrants in sanctuary cities last Friday. Sanctuary cities like NYC and SF...

Domestic terrorism suspect in Louisiana Black Church Arson arrested

Holden Matthews, who is believed to be behind the burning of three black churches in Louisiana was arrested...

Trump’s revolt threats and why they should be taken seriously

Trump is talking spicy again, saying “people would revolt” if he were to get impeached in a recent interview with Reuters. “Try...