Weeks after House Republicans, the ghosts of Confederate soldiers that currently haunt Congress, voted to ban abortions at 20 weeks, they will begin discussing the merits of an alarming bill that would make a majority of abortions illegal.
It should both surprise and enrage you to learn that under New York state law, it is not illegal for a law enforcement official to have sex with someone in their custody—an action for which they cannot possibly provide consent. The little-known loophole for police is now coming to the attention of local public…
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, the guy who took a $12,000 charter flight to Montana at taxpayers’ expense on a plane owned by oil and gas executives, has proposed doubling entrance fees at 17 national parks, making a visit to the Grand Tetons more expensive than the Louvre.
In a little nugget of a story so perfectly emblematic of the casual ignorance of Trump administration officials, former Massachusetts Sen. Scott Brown, now the Trump-appointed ambassador to New Zealand, has managed to offend New Zealand over a lack of cultural awareness. (Remember, this is the guy who wanted Sen.…
After a long legal battle, Jane Doe, the unidentified, undocumented 17-year-old girl who sued the Trump administration for blocking her request to obtain an abortion, has successfully terminated her pregnancy.
In a significant victory for reproductive freedom, immigrants, and constitutional rights, a federal appeals court has ruled that the federal government must allow an undocumented immigrant teen to obtain an abortion “without delay.” The ruling is the latest in a tumultuous legal battle between the ACLU and the Trump…
Pussy Riot’s Masha Alyokhina has a warning for Americans under Trump: “I think it’s honestly just the beginning of a huge battle which the United States faces. I wish you bravery.”
Time is running out for Jane Doe, an unaccompanied, undocumented minor who only has a few weeks to obtain an abortion before she becomes 20 weeks, at which point Texas law bans the procedure.
At the last minute, three EPA scientists have been barred by the agency from speaking at a Rhode Island conference that covers the impacts of climate change, the New York Times reports.
Can you believe it? Melania Trump, the woman currently engaged in what seems like matrimonial agony to the most famous bully on earth, is officially kicking off her anti-bullying tour. According to Fox 61, her first stop will be Orchard Lake Middle School in Detroit, where she and Betsy DeVos will join some…
SAD, but it matters: the Trump Administration has been lashing out against fake news and Florida Congresswoman Frederica Wilson this week, but like most of these things, it’s important because somebody called out Trump about a lie or horribly misguided comment stemming from an actual tragedy. So here’s the recap:
Former presidents Barack Obama, George W. Bush, Bill Clinton, George H.W. Bush, and Jimmy Carter–bygone reminders of leadership with dignified hair–are holding a country-themed disaster relief benefit concert at Texas A&M this evening, and prettymuch everyone thinks Donald Trump wasn’t invited. It’s a concert to…
Spain has made its plot to take over the region of Catalonia official. Madrid Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said that he will remove Catalonia’s President Carles Puigdemont, invoking a constitutional rule that Spain can take steps to stop any region which “acts in a way that is seriously prejudicial to the general…
With the regularity of a poopy rhinoceros, he has dumped another Saturday morning surprise on Twitter. And like clockwork, every Saturday morning we ask ourselves do we really have to feed him? and the answer is yes, god damn it, fine, but this is the last time.
- John Kelly Defends the President and Reminisces About a Time When 'Women Were Sacred'
- DNC Puts Forth Lobbyists as Superdelegates, Ousts Longtime Officials
- The President Offered a $25K Check to a Grieving Military Parent and Then Didn't Give It to Him
- Judge Orders Trump Administration to Allow Undocumented Teen to Obtain Abortion