Former NFL star says it would not be ‘wise’ for players to simply present Trump with pardon list

CAPITOL HEIGHTS, MD — Last week, after President Donald Trump abruptly disinvited the Philadelphia Eagles from the White House the day before they were to celebrate their 2018 Super Bowl victory, he suggested he would meet with NFL players who were protesting police brutality and…

‘Anti-Semitism Awareness Act’ Is A Brazen Crackdown On Free Speech

Members of Congress last month introduced the “Anti-Semitism Awareness Act.” The bill purports to address a real problem: According to the FBI, incidents of hate crimes motivated by anti-Jewish bias have significantly increased in recent years… Read More At: https://www.aclu.org/blog/free-speech/rights-protesters/latest-attack-free-speech-israel-palestine-debate?redirect=blog/free-speech/rights-protesters/latest-attack-campaign-silence-criticism-israel Support The Show On Patreon:…

Donald Trump is a living embodiment of unpreparedness

Last month, President Trump abruptly announced he was pulling out of a planned summit in Singapore with leaders from North Korea. The summit — which was first announced almost as hastily as it was canceled — was to be an historic meeting with Kim Jong…

White supremacists are working around PayPal’s ban to raise legal funds

In the wake of the tragic violence at last year’s “Unite the Right” rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, the backlash from Big Tech was swift. GoDaddy, the popular web hosting service, forced the neo-Nazi website The Daily Stormer to find another domain provider. Discord, Google, Cloudflare,…

Supreme Court sides with Trump regarding a woman held prisoner to keep her from having an abortion

In case you missed it, let’s briefly cast our memories back to last October, when the Trump administration literally tried to hold an undocumented immigrant prisoner in order to prevent her from having an abortion. The legal process surrounding the case was referred to by…

A State of Conflicted Interest: Nearly a third of state environment officials have ties to industry

When Scott Pruitt took over the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) last year, he promised to stem the tide of what he described as “federal overreach.” Pruitt’s “back to basics” agenda did not mean a renewed focus on the agency’s core mission, however, but rather shifting…

Devin Nunes threatens hearings and retaliation after anti-GOP Google glitch

Last week, Republicans responded with outrage after a Vice story noted that a Google algorithm listed “Nazism” under the California state GOP’s ideologies in its search results. On Sunday, the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee threatened to retaliate against the company with congressional hearings and…