Posted on Jun 21, 2018

Tucker Carlson Gets It Right: The Left Is No Longer Trying To Negotiate

Posted in Culture, Politics

Tucker Carlson wants his followers to believe that the Left in America is so deranged, so obsessed with identity politics, and so hateful towards Donald Trump that they should be considered extremists and a serious threat to the country. Carlson uses this patently absurd idea to normalize his own extremist, ethno-nationalist ideology and support for Donald Trump to great effect. It’s a clever trick used by the millionaire TV...

Posted on Jun 20, 2018

MEMBERS ONLY: Trump Declares Victory Over Trump’s Internment Camp Policy

Posted in Members Only

You aren’t losing your mind. It’s important to remind ourselves occasionally that observable reality remains the truth, and that the centerpiece of Donald Trump’s political strategy is to make you believe it’s not him who’s lying and contradicting himself, it’s your lying eyes — it’s your fault. Wednesday, Trump signed an executive order ending his administration’s policy, enacted in April, of separating the children of migrants and asylum seekers...

Posted on Jun 20, 2018

BREAKING: California Net Neutrality Bill Gutted in Committee

Posted in Culture, Media, Politics

In an appalling turn of events today, California’s net neutrality protection bill, SB-822, gotĀ gutted in committee. SB-822 would have been the most comprehensive attempt at net neutrality legislation yet passed, and had already cleared hurdles in the California State Senate. But this week, Los Angeles representative Miguel Santiago, who heads the Communications and Conveyance Committee, called for a vote on amendments to it, which passed with a bipartisan vote...

Posted on Jun 20, 2018

Why I Can’t Listen To The Cries Of Children Being Separated From Their Families

Posted in Politics

On February 19th of this year, my son Moses was born. He is four months old as of yesterday and has started teething. He has a hard time sleeping through the night because he is in pain, and he needs a lot of extra attention — mostly from his mother who can soothe him far better than I can. He is a lively little boy who smiles a lot...

Posted on Jun 19, 2018

Republicans Are Going To Pay Dearly For Trump’s Family Splitting Policy

Posted in Politics

With the midterms only five months away, Republicans around the country are in full panic mode after the Trump administration decided locking children up in cages and separating them from their parents was a good political move. House and Senate Republicans are now being forced into the extraordinarily difficult position of defying their new cult leader, or doing the right thing and condemning one of the cruelest policies the...