Stephen Colbert Trolls GOP By Finding RNC’s ‘African-American Delegate,’ Keegan-Michael Key Gee willikers!


THIS IS SO FUNNY…

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‘But what about the children, Mr. Trump?’


NPR’s Cokie Roberts asks Donald Trump about the day-to-day impact of his talk about immigration and a wall with Mexico and how it has trickled down to younger people.

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Book of the week Alexander Hamilton By Ron Chernow


ORDER THE BOOK HERE!!! Product Description A New York Times Bestseller, and the inspiration for the hit Broadway musical Hamilton! Pulitzer Prize-winning author Ron Chernow presents a landmark biography of Alexander Hamilton, the Founding Father who galvanized, inspired, scandalized, and shaped the newborn nation. In the first full-length biography of […]

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Political cartoon from the first week of March


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An Artist Asks: Whose Business Is Our DNA?


Video by Emily Sheskin and Veena Rao In 2013, the artist Heather Dewey-Hagborg created masks of strangers based on genetic material left behind. Her work deals with questions surrounding privacy and genetic surveillance—namely, what regulations do we have around DNA collection? This short film on her artwork was directed by […]

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EPA knew of Legionnaires’ outbreak near Flint long before public by Reuters


Emails show EPA officials in March discussed outbreak around Flint that was not disclosed to public till January 2016 At least six Environmental Protection Agency officials discussed late last March the Legionnaires’ disease outbreak in Genesee County and a suspected link to Flint, Michigan’s change in drinking water sources and […]

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Democratic Presidential Debate: 5 Moments That Mattered By ANDREA GONZALES, VERONICA STRACQUALURSI, MARYALICE PARKS, LIZ KREUTZ, SHUSHANNAH WALSHE and RYAN STRUYK


In the final Democratic debate before the Nevada caucuses, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders faced off at a pivotal moment in the race for the Democratic nomination. After a sweeping loss in the New Hampshire primary earlier this week, the former Secretary of State aimed to stop the bleeding. Meanwhile, […]

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Bernie Sanders Could Be The Nominee, But This Is What He’d Have To Overcome by Samantha Lachman Staff Reporter, The Huffington Post


There is a radical theory among a fringe group of political scientists that Bernie Sanders’ candidacy may be putting to the test. Known as the John Madden rule, it goes like this: If a candidate gets more votes than his or her opponent in a primary contest, that person wins. […]

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Political cartoons from the first week of February


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Book of the Week: Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right By Jane Mayer


ORDER THIS BOOK HERE Product Description Why is America living in an age of profound economic inequality? Why, despite the desperate need to address climate change, have even modest environmental efforts been defeated again and again? Why have protections for employees been decimated? Why do hedge-fund billionaires pay a far […]

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This Is How Much the Koch Brothers Hate Donald Trump —By Daniel Schulman


There is one man standing in the way of the Koch brothers’ plans to elect a free-market conservative to the White House in November. His name is Donald J. Trump. The Kochs, whose donor network is raising nearly $900 million for the 2016 elections, are not fans of the bombastic […]

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Political cartoons from the 4th week of January 2016


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Donald Trump Gets Heckled at New Hampshire Diner: ‘Enjoy Your Burger, Racist!’


Donald Trump made a rare retail campaign stop in Manchester, New Hampshire after a Monday rally, surprising patrons at the famous Red Arrow Diner. The Republican presidential candidate got some grub, but also something unexpected — an earful from one patron who was clearly not a fan. “Enjoy your burger, […]

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Michael Moore: Arrest Michigan Governor Rick Snyder


Filmmaker and Flint native Michael Moore calls for the arrest of Michigan Governor Rick Snyder (R) over his handling of lead poisoning in the city’s public water supply.

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Political Cartoon from the first week on January


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