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…

Record number of Muslim Americans running for office

A record number of American Muslims are running for Congress, state, and local office this election cycle, motivated into action in large part by President Donald Trump’s Islamophobic rhetoric and policies, a new report by the Associated Press found. More than 100 candidates ran for…

Polling data reveals a shrinking GOP filled with climate deniers

A record number of Americans — nearly three quarters — understand there is “solid evidence” that global warming is happening, according to a new poll. And a record number (60 percent) said they know “humans are either primarily (34 percent) or partially responsible (26 percent)…

Maine governor ignores major medical organizations, vetoes bill to ban conversion therapy

A growing number of states are moving to ban conversion therapy — dubious, often shame-based methods to persuade kids to change their sexual orientation or gender identity — but Maine’s governor isn’t interested in joining the trend. Gov. Paul LePage (R) on Friday became the first…

Maine governor ignores major medical organizations, vetoes bill to ban conversation therapy

A growing number of states are moving to ban conversion therapy — dubious, often shame-based methods to persuade kids to change their sexual orientation or gender identity — but Maine’s governor isn’t interested in joining the trend. Gov. Paul LePage (R) on Friday became the first…