HHS official says he warned about the trauma family separation would cause and was ignored

An official at the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), the government agency tasked with looking after families separated at the border due to the Trump administration’s now-reversed “zero tolerance” policy, says he warned others in the administration that family separation could have a traumatic…

New revelations about Maria Butina’s funding shine light on why Russia targeted NRA

One week after the Department of Justice laid out its official complaint against Maria Butina — namely, how the Russian national managed to build up a network of contacts in the Republican Party and National Rifle Association (NRA) alike — a number of questions remain….

Trump’s visit to the U.K. will be… interesting

President Donald Trump is heading to the United Kingdom on Thursday for his first official visit. The trip will follow a two-day NATO meeting in Brussels, and will come at a time of total chaos for U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May. The president may be…

Buddhist leader coerced female students into sex, according to leaked meeting notes

A senior official in the Buddhist group Shambhala International admitted Monday that its head, prominent Buddhist teacher and author Sakyong Mipham, had coercive sexual relationships with his female students, according to meeting notes obtained by ThinkProgress. The notes come from a private video call Monday…

SHOCK? Trump Seriously Considered Invading Venezuela

–A new report, including sourcing from a senior Trump administration official, claims that Trump was very interested in invading Venezuela for a period of time lasting at least a couple of months in summer and fall of 2017 https://apnews.com/a3309c4990ac4581834d4a654f7746ef -Become a Member: https://www.davidpakman.com/membership -Become a…