White House Correspondents Association Slams Video Depicting Trump Opening Fire on the Media and Other Political Opponents
During the American Priority Conference at President Donald Trump's resort in Miami, a group of Trump supporters was shown a violent video depicting Trump shooting, stabbing, and otherwise murdering people and publications perceived to be his political enemies.
According to the officials at the conference, the video was in no way authorized or sanctioned by them, but was instead played by attendees in a side room.
Activists Pledge to Donate to Immigrant Rights Group for Every Far-Right Nationalist Who Shows Up at Their Own Rally
The far-right neo-fascist group Proud Boys describes its members as "western chauvinists." The group paints itself as a Conservative fraternal organization, and its racist, homophobic members frequently incite violence at their demonstrations.
This Saturday, the Proud Boys will descend upon Portland, Oregon to protest antifascists, or Antifa. Fears are mounting that the pro-fascist organizers promoting white supremacy in the streets will lead to violent clashes, as happened last year at a similar events between the two in Portland.
ABC News Just Compiled All the Times Donald Trump Was Cited by Perpetrators of Violence, Threats or Assault
Pundits, political rivals and allies have warned of the dangers of the rhetoric and targeted attacks of President Donald Trump on Twitter and during his MAGA rallies. Yet Trump continues to refuse to accept any responsibility for bomb threats, violence and acts of domestic terrorism that mimic the President's own rhetoric from MAGA rallies and his Twitter feed.
But have any violent perpetrators specifically mentioned Trump as inspiration beyond mimicking his White nationalism, racist or xenophobic rhetoric? Is Trump inciting violence?
Father of Parkland Shooting Victim Just Slammed Walmart for Banning Video Game Imagery While Continuing to Sell Guns
After the mass shooting that took the lives of 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, Dick's Sporting Goods decided to stop all sales of assault style guns and accessories in their stores. After a mass shooting at one of their own stores that took the lives of 22 people, Walmart decided to remove video game displays it deems violent.
Fred Guttenberg—whose 14 year-old daughter Jaime was murdered at her high school in Parkland—let the billion dollar retail chain know what he thought of their decision.
Lawyer Cites Donald Trump's Rhetoric in Defense of Montana Man Who Assaulted a Boy for Wearing a Hat During the National Anthem
The Trump administration may soon find themselves facing another subpoena. But this time not from Congress.
After a horrific attack by a 39 year-old man in Montana against a 13 year-old boy, his lawyer is citing President Donald Trump as the instigator. Montana resident Curt Brockway was charged Monday with "felony assault on a minor" after choke-slamming a 13 year-old child and fracturing the boy's skull.
Georgia Congressional Candidate Basically Just Threatened AOC and Bernie Sanders' Lives in Bonkers New Campaign Ad
People can be motivated or inspired to act by multiple means. But in politics—like religion—most looking for support use one of two motivations: hope and fear.
Georgia Republican candidate Harrison Floyd definitely chose the latter for his latest campaign ad. Seizing on a pervasive GOP theme of "socialism bad, Republican good," Floyd figuratively and literally targeted New York Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders.
Violent video games have long been blamed for desensitizing players to violent imagery, and leading to real-life aggression. This notion may finally be put to rest, according to a new study published by Frontiers in Psychology, which found that playing certain violent video games has no long-term effect on a person’s empathy.