Trump uses his weekly address to lie to the public about immigrants

President Donald Trump isn’t backing away from his administration’s brutal campaign against immigrants, using his weekly taped address to conflate immigrant children with gang members, to blame Democrats for abetting “slaughter,” and to suggest that middle school kids are “animals.” “Americans must demand their lawmakers…

McDonald’s eliminates plastic straws in Britain, bowing to environmental pressure

McDonald’s says it will gradually switch from plastic drinking straws to paper ones, starting in Britain and Ireland in September, and eliminating them altogether in those two markets by 2019. The global food chain said it will also phase out plastic straws in some markets…

US eyes quitting United Nations human rights council

Is the United States planning an “imminent” withdrawal from the United Nations Human Rights Council? According to an anonymous source that spoke with Reuters, it’s only a matter of time before the U.S. leaves the organization. “Diplomatic sources said it was not a question of…

Ex-Trump campaign officials are now appearing with pro-Moscow separatist leaders

From California to Texas, Catalonia to Crimea, Russia has an extensive track record over the past few years of helping stoke separatist groups across Europe and the United States. Now, though, a new force may have entered the game of helping secessionists along: former campaign…

Trump admits he dictated lie about his son’s meeting with a Russian lawyer, says it doesn’t matter

President Trump fielded a variety of questions from reporters on the White House lawn Friday morning, during which he broached the topic of his son, Donald Trump Jr., and a statement the younger Trump made to The New York Times about his meeting with Russian operatives…

The Republicans’ Jekyll And Hyde approach to denting the opioid crisis

This week, the House has been voting on dozens of opioid bills ranging from monitoring prescriptions better to money for recovery coaches — a culmination of lawmakers’ work over the last year and a half. But as Congress works to make a dent in a…

SHOCK: Ben Shapiro & David Agree About a Bunch of Stuff

–Notable discussions from the David Pakman Show subreddit, including one thread pointing out that earlier this week, David and conservative Ben Shapiro agreed on numerous political issues https://www.reddit.com/r/thedavidpakmanshow -Become a Member: https://www.davidpakman.com/membership -Support Our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/davidpakmanshow -Donate via Bitcoin: 15evMNUN1g4qdRxywbHFCKNfdCTjxtztfj -Donate via Ethereum: 0xe3E6b538E1CD21D48Ff1Ddf2D744ea8B95Ba1930 -Donate…

Anthony Bourdain Dead at 61 in Midst of Massive Suicide Epidemic

★ Watch lectures from top universities → http://class-central.com/pakman –Famed chef, television host, and writer Anthony Bourdain is found dead by suicide in the midst of a horrific suicide epidemic impacting the United States in a massive way https://www.nbcnews.com/health/health-news/suicide-rates-are-30-percent-1999-cdc-says-n880926 https://www.healthline.com/health/leading-causes-of-death#1 -Become a Member: https://www.davidpakman.com/membership -Support Our…

After his family was separated at the border, a Honduran father took his own life

A Honduran father who was arrested and forcibly separated from his wife and child while trying to enter the United States, killed himself in a padded cell, according to a new report from the Washington Post. The Post obtained a report from the sheriff’s department,…