Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders on Tuesday continued to withhold his endorsement for Hillary Clinton, insisting he is still pushing Clinton’s camp to incorporate some of his campaign’s progressive ideals into the party’s platform at next month's convention.
Nigel Farage is the head of the United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP), whose pledge to have a referendum on the European Union was copied by the Conservative Party’s David Cameron. Being the head of the largest UK party in the EU Parliament, Farage has taken a lot of abuse. Show More Summary
Defending the Obama Administration’s geopolitical record, the secretary of state laid out a vision of an America that is globalist, engaged, and deeply interventionist.
“Later this morning House Republicans on the Benghazi Select Committee will release their long-awaited report on the events surrounding the 2012 Benghazi terror attacks that killed Ambassador Chris Stevens and three other Americans,” ABC News reports. “According to a committee [...]
President Barack Obama sees some similarities between the United Kingdom's decision to leave the European Union and the populist anger in America that's fueled Donald Trump's rise. In an interview with NPR released on Tuesday, ObamaShow More Summary
On Friday, just a few hours after the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union, Donald Trump sent out an email to raise money off the referendum. “Voters in the United Kingdom chose to leave the flawed and failing European Union and reassert control over their borders, politics and economy, taking a brave stand […]
Forced to grapple with dissent, the Democratic party continues to splinter. In St. Louis, key Democrats appointed by Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, and Debbie Wasserman-Schultz gathered to create a preliminary draft of the party’s official platform. Show More Summary
(Steven Hayward) You may have missed the story yesterday of the arrest over the weekend of civil rights bit player Walter Fauntroy, who returned over the weekend from what the Washington Post described as a “four-year sojourn in theShow More Summary
Those disappointed that former Virginia governor Bob McDonnell was not carted off to prison seem in many cases to misunderstand the Supreme Court’s decision. It does not make corruption convictions overly difficult; it reaffirms corruption law as it has operated for decades before the Obama Justice Department got hold of the McDonnell case. It was […]
Samantha Bee spoke about the U.K.'s decision to leave the European Union. The Full Frontal host had particularly sharp words for Nigel Farage, a champion of the Brexit cause who backpedaled on many of his party's promises – especially a £350 million funding increase for the U.K.'s healthcare system, NHS – as soon...
DONALD TRUMP: Elizabeth Warren Is A “Racist.” Donald Trump lashed out at Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) on Monday, calling her a “racist” and a “total fraud.” Speaking in an interview with NBC News correspondent Hallie Jackson, Trump retaliated against Warren, who described him as a bigot just hours earlier at a campaign stop with presumptive […]
A major part of Hillary Clinton’s sales pitch against Donald Trump is that Trump represents the radical fringe of the GOP, while Hillary represents sane, adult centrism. Certainly the Bernie Sanders voters see her that way, as a centrist...Show More Summary
President Barack Obama makes a friendship bracelet while taping a video for Buzzfeed’s TurnUptoVote Week, in the Map Room of the White House, June 23, 2016. (Official White House Photo by Amanda Lucidon) President Obama has teamed up...Show More Summary
Apparently British Labour Party MP’s are not happy with their leader Jeremy Corbyn. At an extraordinary meeting of the Parliamentary Labour Party in the House of Commons Monday, Jeremy Corbyn fought for his political life. MP after MP lined up to attack the Labour leader and demand his immediate resignation, according to several MPs... Read more »
The Speaker of the House called the sit-in a publicity stunt
New York Times: “Prime Minister David Cameron and the former London mayor Boris Johnson, members of the governing Conservative Party who were on opposite sides of the debate over Britain’s membership in the 28-nation bloc, both signaled on Monday that [...]
The left forgets that two can play at street violence.
Aaron Blake, Washington Post: Donald Trump would like for Bernie Sanders supporters to ditch the Democratic Party and support him. Well, we have some bad news for the Trump campaign. Sanders supporters aren't just rallying around Clinton; they're doing it rather quickly. Show More Summary
George Soros: Britain, I believe, had the best of all possible deals with the European Union, being a member of the common market without belonging to the euro and having secured a number of other opt-outs from EU rules. And yet that was not enough to stop the United Kingdom's electorate from voting to leave.... Show More Summary