It seems tossing rolls of paper towels into the crowd like basketballs isn’t what the citizens of San Juan were hoping for from their president during his visit on Tuesday to the Hurricane-ravaged capital of Puerto Rico. Then after his comments failed to sympathize with island’s current crisis, Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz went so far as … Continued
Kimmel and his late night cohorts are fed up with the lack of action on guns.
The president issued an address from the White House on Monday morning after the deadliest mass shooting in American history.
At the end of last night’s season premiere of The Simpsons, the animated characters reappeared on screen in a serious, silent tag about the real-world crisis unfolding in Puerto Rico. A five-second still image depicted the Springfield cast holding up the Puerto Rican flag in support of the Hurricane-ravaged island, while the mother Marge held up … Continued
A Politico investigation reported last week that Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price took at least 26 private-charter domestic flights since May on the taxpayer’s dime, to the tune of more than $400,000. In that same time frame he used military aircraft for White House approved travel to Africa, Asia, and Europe, with his … Continued
For a week after Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico, President Trump refused to temporarily waive the Jones Act, which would’ve allowed international organizations and governments to ship aid to the millions of desperate American citizens who are without food, water, power, and shelter. Previously, Trump waived the Jones Act for Houston and Florida after Hurricanes Harvey and … Continued
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) plans to gather a database of social media history of immigrants beginning October 18. This database will include but not be limited to posts from immigrants’ Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram accounts, as well as their search results and networks of friends, and will continue to collect social media … Continued
According to a new report, at least six of Donald Trump’s closest White House advisors, including Jared Kushner, Ivanka Trump, Stephen Bannon, Reince Priebus, and Stephen Miller, used private email accounts to send and receive messages regarding government business. They did so despite Trump running a campaign based on attacking Hillary Clinton for her use of … Continued
Aside from property and infrastructure damage, this season’s hurricanes are leaving long-lasting environmental and health nightmares in their wakes.
Over the weekend, the American people witnessed a stark contrast in response to Hurricane Maria’s devastation of Puerto Rico, between the person who could’ve been our next president and the man who who currently holds the office. While President Donald Trump managed to post on Twitter over a dozen tweets this weekend and this morning … Continued