Fact Checking Jake Tapper’s Grossly Inaccurate ‘Fact Check’ On Medicare For All

$32 trillion. You may have seen this number in corporate media coverage and Republican propaganda. It’s the estimated cost of universal health care over a 10-year period. It’s a big number—a big, scary number. So hacks like the editorial board at The Washington Post use…

Trump administration reportedly poised to approve restrictive changes to Medicaid

The Trump administration is preparing to approve a number of changes to Medicaid — the government health care program that provides coverage to low-income people — that could leave tens of thousands of people without coverage. As Politico first reported Friday, the administration is set…

Federal agencies refuse to take responsibility for mistreatment of immigrant children

Federal government agencies took zero responsibility for placing a number of unaccompanied immigrant youth into the hands of human traffickers in 2014, where they were forced to work on egg farms in Ohio, a bipartisan Senate report revealed Wednesday. The 52-page study, conducted by a…

InfoWars App Surges In Popularity After Alex Jones Banning

The Infowars app is rising in the Apple store’s rankings after a number of other major digital platforms cracked down on its content. The app has surged in popularity in recent days from the 47th to the 4th most popular Apple store news app in…

REPORT: ISIS Caught Using US Weapons

“Readers, a small detective story. Note down this number: MFG BGM-71E-1B. And this number: STOCK NO 1410-01-300-0254. And this code: DAA A01 C-0292. I found all these numerals printed on the side of a spent missile casing lying in the basement of a bombed-out Islamist…

OOPS: Right-Wing Study Admits Medicare For All Saves Money

$32 trillion. You may have seen this number in corporate media coverage and Republican propaganda. It’s the estimated cost of universal health care over a 10-year period. It’s a big number—a big, scary number. So hacks like the editorial board at The Washington Post use…

This congressman is just as homophobic as he is racist

CNN’s KFile team unearthed a number of racist and elitist comments that Rep. Jason Lewis (R-MN) has made in the past, such as claiming that African American people receiving government assistance had “substituted one plantation for another.” Also buried in their reporting were comments from Lewis…

Working-Class Families Are Getting Hit From All Sides

Many American families are financially insecure. Job growth remains slow and a growing number of jobs are unstable, which means people are vulnerable to layoffs or a cut in work hours that result in lost wages.1 Alongside increasing anxiety about their jobs, people also have…