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Warrant Issued For Man In Fence Sex Case

Judge orders arrest of man charged with lewdness Eliodoro Estala, 32, is a wanted man after failing to appear for a court hearing in connection with his alleged chain link tryst. Fence Warrant read more

Robert Reich: Trump's Defense of White Supremacists Is Just Part of a More Nefarious Plot

All-out civil war has been the president's aim since he took office. Trump’s unwillingness to denounce the white supremacists who came to Charlottesville last weekend bent on violence has been part of his political strategy from the start. Show More Summary

Trump’s Outdated Hatred for Iran

The Saudi-Israeli tandem has often driven U.S. policies in the Middle East. But the Trump administration keeps following the old Saudi line on Iran even as Riyadh shifts toward diplomacy, notes ex-CIA analyst Paul R. Pillar. By Paul R. Pillar…Read more ?

Police: Rifle Pulled During Ice Cream Beef

Petrified McDonald's workers fled when drive-thru customer got gun Perhaps behavior like this is acceptable when denied a Blizzard at Dairy Queen. But McDonald's ice cream is primarily made of spackling paste and melamine. Ice Cream Rage read more

Reflections on the Charlottesville Attacks

When Islamic extremists drive vehicles into crowds in Europe, the lethal attacks are condemned as terrorism, but President Trump took a more lenient view about a similar attack in Charlottesville, as Dennis J Bernstein notes. By Dennis J Bernstein Around…Read more ?

Stephen Colbert Can Be Certain of One Thing After Trump's Repulsive Defense of White Nationalists

The '"Late Show" host lamented the president's failure of "moral leadership." On Wednesday's episode of "The Late Show," Stephen Colbert addressed Donald Trump's repulsive remarks about Charlottesville the day before. He also took aim at the president's reported behind-the-scenes defense of white supremacists. Show More Summary

4 National Publications Call for Trump's Removal from Office

Suggestions include forced resignation and the invocation of the 25th Amendment. President Trump's equivocating statements about white supremecists, beginning with his deplorable initial response to the Charlottesville terror attack, has drawn condemnation across the political spectrum. Show More Summary

Trump's Longtime Business Partner Told Family He and POTUS Are 'Going to Prison': Report

Felix Sater hinted last month that he's already flipped on the president. Felix Sater, one of Donald Trump’s shadiest former business partners, is reportedly preparing for prison time — and he says the president will be joining him behind bars. Show More Summary

Trump Lashes Out at Two Republican Senators in Early Morning Rant

In a series of angry tweets Thursday morning, President Donald Trump took aim at two sitting Republican senators, first attacking Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), who had earlier criticized the president’s Charlottesville response, and then knocking “toxic” Sen. Show More Summary

A Putin-Friendly Oligarch’s Top US Executive Donated $285,000 to Trump

Earlier this year, as Donald Trump, then the president-elect, was trying to counter news reports that Russia had hacked the 2016 election to help him win, the head of the American subsidiary of a Russian conglomerate owned by a Russian oligarch with close ties to President Vladimir Putin made a huge donation to Trump. On January 6—the day […]

Meet July, the Hottest Month Yet

This story was originally published by Grist and appears here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration.  Our planet has never been warmer than it was last month, according to data released by NASA on Tuesday. Yes, you’ve heard some version of that story before, and you’re sure to hear it again and again in the coming years, but this […]

7 Things to Know About the Mindset of the Neo-Nazis

The era of the loud and proud white racist is upon us. The neo-Nazis with whom Donald Trump openly sympathizes fit a psychological profile for the most part, according to two psychologists who just released a survey on the subject. Patrick...Show More Summary

'They Degraded Me': Texas Woman Says Dashcam Video Proves Cops Raped Her During Traffic Stop

Charnesia Corley was sexually assaulted during a routine traffic stop. The attorney for a black Texas woman released dashcam video from a 2015 arrest that he says demonstrates that then-20-year-old Charnesia Corley was sexually assaulted by officers after they pulled her over for a routine traffic offense. Show More Summary

Why Is the Justice Department Targeting an Online Audience of Over 1 Million Anarchists?

Anti-Trump website balks as Washington demands names, addresses and bank information of their users. The war on dissent is expanding exponentially. In the first week of the Trump presidency, White House adviser Steve Bannon said theShow More Summary

Meet the College Student Who Pulled Down a Confederate Statue in Durham & Defied White Supremacy

Takiyah Thompson had the courage to do what elected officials did not. A crowd of activists toppled a Confederate statue in Durham, North Carolina, on Monday, just two days after the deadly white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia. Show More Summary

Donald Trump Is Afraid of Steve Bannon, and That's Why He Won't Fire Him: Report

If the president fires his political strategist, he could lose support from angry white nationalists. Steve Bannon has built a lucrative career as an outspoken advocate and defender of white male privilege, but his strategy of pandering...Show More Summary

Just How Many Neo-Nazis Are There in the U.S., Anyway?

Hate groups expose racism in the U.S. Neo-Nazis suddenly seem highly visible following this weekend's Unite the Right riot in Charlottesville that left counter-protester Heather Heyer dead. The protest was largely void of Klan hoods, suggesting that neo-Nazis and the Ku Klux Klan are feeling more emboldened. Show More Summary

Labor Unions to Trump: No More Trickle-Down Trade Deals

Click here for reuse options! Workers don’t need any more free trade; they need good jobs. Free trade be damned. People don’t need any more free trade. They need jobs. And not just any jobs. They need good jobs with living wages and decent benefits. Show More Summary

How Can Working People Protect Their Incomes as the Robots Increasingly Take Over?

Instead of working to give robots personhood status, we should concentrate on protecting human workers. Outclassed: The Secret Life of Inequality is The Guardian and EHRP's new column about class. Read all articles here. We’ve heard a lot lately about how humans will suffer thanks to robots. Show More Summary

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