September 2017

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Poll: Majority of voters say Trump isn’t fit to be president

More Democrats than Republicans say President Donald Trump is not fit for the office. | Evan Vucci/AP Photo A majority of American voters say Donald Trump is not “fit to serve as president,” according to a Quinnipiac University poll released Wednesday, with 51 percent of respondents saying they are embarrassed to have Trump serve as […]

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Michelle Obama Issues Strong Rebuke To Women Who Voted For Donald Trump

Former First Lady Michelle Obama had strong words for women who voted for President Donald Trump during a question-and-answer session with author Roxane Gay at Inbound, a marketing conference in Boston that has attracted a slew of distinguished speakers this week. “Any woman who voted against Hillary Clinton voted against their own voice,” Obama told the […]

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LeBron James Has a Theory on Why People Voted for Trump. Trump Voters Are Going to Be Pissed

President Donald Trump started off the political firestorm last Friday when he harshly condemned those who kneel for the national anthem. Trump’s comment led to mass protests throughout the NFL this weekend. The protests of the national anthem have also now bled into other sports. Both Major League Baseball and the NHL have seen anthem protests […]

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“Hysteria is starting to spread”: Puerto Rico is devastated in the wake of Hurricane Maria 

Five days after Hurricane Maria tore through Puerto Rico, bisecting the entire island, the US territory is in the grips of a serious, life-threatening crisis, with humanitarian aid getting in far more slowly than is needed. The island is running short on food, fuel, and access to clean water and there’s limited communications, which means […]

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NASCAR’s Earnhardt Jr. quotes JFK on ‘violent revolution’ after Trump protest attacks

NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. on Monday quoted John F. Kennedy on “violent revolution” after President Trump attacked National Football League (NFL) players who kneel during the national anthem. “All Americans R granted rights 2 peaceful protests,” he tweeted Monday. “Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable-JFK.” All Americans R granted rights […]

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Presidential Proclamation Enhancing Vetting Capabilities and Processes for Detecting Attempted Entry Into the United States by Terrorists or Other Public-Safety Threats

ENHANCING VETTING CAPABILITIES AND PROCESSES FOR DETECTING ATTEMPTED ENTRY INTO THE UNITED STATES BY TERRORISTS OR OTHER PUBLIC-SAFETY THREATS – – – – – – – BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION In Executive Order 13780 of March 6, 2017 (Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United […]

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Trump seen by 66 percent in US as doing more to divide than unite country (POLL)

President Donald Trump faces deep challenges on international and domestic issues alike, with a job approval rating mired in historic lows, a broad sense he’s done more to divide than unite the country and a high level of public distrust that he’ll act responsibly in dealing with North Korea. See PDF with full results here. […]

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With Popular Single-Payer Plan, Bernie Sanders Enters New Territory: A Wealth Tax Proposal

When he introduced his Medicare-for-all bill last week, Bernie Sanders also put down on paper the idea he’s been talking about, sometimes loudly, sometimes with caution, other times not publicly at all, for more than 20 years: a “wealth tax” in the United States. In 1997, in his book, Outsider in the House, he declared […]

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Mueller Seeks White House Documents Related to Trump’s Actions as President

Mr. Mueller has also requested documents about the circumstances of the firing of Michael T. Flynn, who was Mr. Trump’s first national security adviser. Additionally, the special counsel has asked for documents about how the White House responded to questions from The Times about a June 2016 meeting at Trump Tower. That meeting was set […]

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North Korea says Trump speech is ‘a dog’s bark’

North Korea says Trump speech is ‘a dog’s bark’ 21 September 2017 From the section Asia Share this with Facebook Share this with Twitter Share this with Messenger Share this with Messenger Share this with Email Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window Email Share this with […]

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