Virginia GOP candidate lies and says ‘the left’ was responsible for violence in Charlottesville

Corey Stewart, the Republican nominee challenging Sen. Tim Kaine (D) in Virginia this fall, sent out a fundraising email blaming the violence at last year’s “Unite the Right” rally in Charlottesville on leftist counter-protesters — a gross misrepresentation of the events that day. “We need…

New database shows how Russian tweets inflamed tensions around Charlottesville

As the one-year anniversary of the violent white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia passed over the weekend, Rep. Tom Garrett (R-VA) hinted at one of the reasons last year’s tensions spiraled out of control so quickly: Russia. As Garrett told CNN, he learned during a…

Virginia GOP candidate attacks Muslim gubernatorial candidate as an ‘ISIS commie’

Corey Stewart, a neo-Confederate and the Republican nominee for Senate in Virginia, called Michigan gubernatorial candidate Abdul El-Sayed an “ISIS commie” on Twitter Wednesday. Michigan almost elected a far left ISIS commie. This guy wants to abolish ICE & won 300,000 votes. Dangerous stuff. Don’t…

This is why you should be worried about Saturday’s far-right rally in Portland

It’s been nearly one year since the Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, which left one counter-protester dead and dozens wounded. But while white nationalist Jason Kessler’s attempts to organize a sequel of equal size have largely been a flop, a far-right rally in…

Latino voters say they’re key to flipping one the country’s most competitive districts

HERNDON, VIRGINIA — Through his practice in northern Virginia, immigration attorney Hassan Ahmad has seen how difficult life can be for undocumented immigrants in the suburbs of Washington, D.C. Ahmad defends clients who are facing deportation proceedings, acting as an advocate for people whom the…

Trump says coal is best because it can survive a bomb

Speaking at a charity dinner for veterans in West Virginia Tuesday evening, President Trump said coal is the best source of energy for national security because it can survive a bomb. “You know, you bomb a pipeline, that’s the end of the pipeline. With coal,…

Sarah Huckabee Sanders (Legally) Thrown Out of Restaurant for Being Vile

–Trump Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders is legally thrown out of Virginia restaurant “Red Hen” because the owner finds the Trump administration deplorable http://www.newsweek.com/sarah-sanders-reportedly-thrown-out-virginia-restaurant-then-yelp-reviews-992762 https://www.vox.com/2018/6/23/17497742/sarah-sanders-restaurant-red-hen-friday-asked-to-leave-gay-wedding-cake http://thehill.com/homenews/administration/393816-ex-white-house-ethics-chief-sarah-sanders-tweet-on-restaurant-that -Become a Member: https://www.davidpakman.com/membership -Support Our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/davidpakmanshow -Donate via Bitcoin: 15evMNUN1g4qdRxywbHFCKNfdCTjxtztfj -Donate via Ethereum: 0xe3E6b538E1CD21D48Ff1Ddf2D744ea8B95Ba1930 -Donate via Litecoin:…

Trump calls for deportations without due process, in latest anti-immigrant rant

In a pair of Sunday morning tweets sent while on the way to his Virginia golf course, President Donald Trump went on another anti-immigrant tirade, this time explicitly advocating for depriving undocumented migrants of due-process rights. “When someone comes in, we must immediately, with no…

Virginia restaurant refused to serve Sarah Huckabee Sanders because she works for Trump

The owner of a restaurant in Lexington, Virginia reportedly refused to serve White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Friday night out of “moral conviction,” telling Sanders she wasn’t welcome in the establishment because she works for the president. The Hill first reported on…