U.S. Border Patrol supervisor confesses to executing four women

A U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CPB) supervisor was arrested Saturday after he confessed to driving four women to desolate highway areas in and around Laredo, Texas where he was stationed and executing them with a handgun, according to Webb County District Attorney Isidro Alaniz. According to Buzzfeed,…

Florida Republican decries ‘nonstop political correctness,’ has no regrets about his racist comment

During a Fox News interview on Saturday, Rep. Ron DeSantis (R-FL) — the Republican candidate for governor in Florida — was asked if he has any regrets about saying his black Democratic opponent, Andrew Gillum, might “monkey up” the state. DeSantis indicated he does not,…

Melania Trump celebrates National Parks Service, ignores her husband’s efforts to undermine it.

Melania Trump on Saturday held an event to celebrate the 102nd anniversary of the National Parks Service (NPS). She thanked the service for its “commitment to this country.” The only problem is that President Donald Trump hasn’t reciprocated with a similar commitment. Happy Birthday and…

Gaining strength in Europe, the far-right holds brazen rally in Swedish capital

A neo-Nazi march through the Swedish capital on Saturday attracted roughly 200 participants — far lower than the 3,000 expected on the permit application for the event. Banned in Finland but with membership in Sweden, Norway and Denmark, the Nordic Resistance Movement (Nordiska Motståndsrörelsen or NMR)’s…

Demonstrators arrested at UNC protests after toppling of a Confederate statue

Police arrested seven people attending a demonstration Saturday at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. Protesters holding Confederate flags and advocating segregation had gone to the campus to express anger over the toppling of a Confederate statue known as Silent Sam. Authorities said the…

Judge strikes down Trump executive orders in huge win for federal unions

A judge on Saturday struck down key parts of the executive orders President Donald Trump signed in May that would make it easier to fire federal workers. U.S. District Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson ruled Trump’s actions would “impair the ability of agency officials to bargain…

Trump threatens to fire Sessions, ‘get involved’ in FBI probe

President Donald Trump started his Saturday by escalating his feud with his attorney general Jeff Sessions. “Jeff Sessions said he wouldn’t allow politics to influence him only because he doesn’t understand what is happening underneath his command position,” Trump wrote on Twitter. “Highly conflicted Bob…

Ted Cruz Goes After Dem Opponent In Hokey Stupid Way

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) on Saturday lambasted his Democratic challenger, Rep. Beto O’Rourke, for supporting NFL players’ protests during the national anthem. “When Beto O’Rourke says he can’t think of anything more American (than players taking a knee), well I got to tell you, I…

Hundreds of anti-racist protesters swarm tiny, far-right rally in Boston

Hundreds of counter-protesters overwhelmed a handful of far-right protesters at a “free-speech rally” in Boston on Saturday, one week after thousands of counter-protesters humiliated a tiny white supremacists rally in Washington, D.C. Saturday’s “Anniversary March Against Far-Left Violence” in Boston was organized by the groups…

Did a drone attack really try to assassinate the Venezuelan president?

On Saturday, Venezuela’s authoritarian president Nicolas Maduro was speaking before a military parade. Suddenly, as video from the speech shows, he was cut off mid-sentence, with an explosion heard in the background. His handlers scrambled, shuttling Maduro off the stage — followed shortly by the…