Bernie Releases Plan To Make Unions Great Again

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) sees a lot to like in the wave of teacher strikes, from West Virginia to Kentucky to Oklahoma to Arizona. But what pleases him most is that the revolt is being driven from the bottom up, as teachers start their own…

Voters reject controversial ex-con coal baron Blankenship opposed by GOP and Trump

West Virginia GOP voters rejected the insurgent candidate of ex-convict coal baron Don Blankenship during Tuesday night’s primary where the outsider came in third after a heated race. Attorney General Patrick Morrisey won the Republican Senate primary handily according to the Associated Press. Morrisey will go on…

Convicted Criminal Republican Runs Campaign Ad Against ‘Chinapeople’

Republican West Virginia Senate candidate Don Blankenship’s latest political ad has stirred controversy for its use of terms like “China people” and references to Sen. Mitch McConnell as “cocaine Mitch” and his “China family.” Blankenship, who is vying the chance to challenge West Virginia Sen….

Don Blankenship comes out with new racist attack on Mitch McConnell’s family

Don Blankenship, Republican candidate for Senate in West Virginia, is doubling down on his racist attack on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and his family in a new ad that is expected to start airing Friday. “Swamp captain Mitch McConnell has created millions of…

Kanye West Appears to Have Lost His Mind, and It’s Sad

–Rapper and hip hop star Kanye West has either lost his mind — which would be sad — or is saying deliberately provocative things for attention, including that slavery for black people was a “choice” http://www.tmz.com/2018/05/01/kanye-west-tmz-live-slavery-trump/ http://fortune.com/2018/05/02/kanye-west-slavery-choice-tmz/ https://www.usatoday.com/story/life/entertainthis/2018/05/01/twitter-reacts-kanye-west-slavery/571111002/ -Become a Member: https://www.davidpakman.com/membership -Support Our Patreon:…

Is Kanye’s latest trip an act of rebellion, or just an act of celebrity?

I’m torn about what to think – or say – about the spectacle that Kanye West has become — or that has become Kanye West. Without question, he’s as brilliantly talented a rapper/music producer/fashion designer/entrepreneur as ever there was, one of those pop stars who’s popular enough…

‘Cocaine Mitch’: Ex-con coal baron slams McConnell in bizarre ad

With one week to go in the West Virginia Senate GOP primary race, ex-convict and former coal baron Don Blankenship has stepped up his attack on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. At the end of a bizarre campaign ad on his Facebook page Monday, Blankenship says,…

Kanye West’s tweets show the kind of black thought that’s acceptable to the right

On Friday, Kanye West released the song “Ye vs. the People,” his newest, surprising foray into political discourse, after a week in which he horrified longtime fans and stole headlines for his apparent embrace of President Donald Trump. On his new track, Kanye opines further…