Recommended Reading: Writers are signing a petition in opposition to Donald Trump. The post Language is Power appeared first on The Millions.
Donald Trump referred to protesters outside his rally in New Mexico as "thugs" and "criminals" Wednesday, after demonstrations turned violent on Tuesday night. "The protesters in New Mexico were thugs who were flying the Mexican flag," Trump tweeted Wednesday morning. Show More Summary
Both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are seeing their negativity ratings climb, and both candidates are unpopular with the electorate at large. That's according to a striking new poll from NBC News and The Wall Street Journal that reveals...Show More Summary
Elizabeth Warren took on Donald Trump on Tuesday night in a fiery speech that centered on Trump's past openness to a downturn in the real-estate market. In a speech at the Center for Popular Democracy's annual gala in Washington, Warren...Show More Summary
I wanted to publish some TPM Reader emails in response to my post yesterday on Donald Trump and gendered violence and aggression. We got a bunch. Many were very complimentary; thank you. But I wanted to share some from female readers...Show More Summary
We now know that Donald Trump tried for four months not to contribute any of his own money for that vets group fundraiser he put on in January as an excuse to ditch that Fox debate. Only when the Post finally cornered him and basically...Show More Summary
THE MORNING PLUM: Early in the 2012 campaign, when top Democratic strategists were debating how to target Mitt Romney, they worked to hone their message about him down to a single, tight, pithy phrase. According to one senior Democrat in on the discussions, they finally settled on this: “When people like him do well, people […]
What the Hillary Clinton-inspired leftist zombies don’t quite understand is they’re making Trump into a sympathetic figure with their violent behavior. They don’t understand the guy is teflon. Donald Trump’s New Mexico rally was interrupted several times Tuesday night by … Continued
You know how Libertarians “love” freedom of speech and of the press and of religion and of the right to assemble and of the right to keep their homes free from quartering troops against their will? And you know how Donald Trump wants to spruce up the Constitution a little — you know, just class
"We are particularly aware of the many ways that language can be abused in the name of power"
The latest lament of the neocon establishment is that America is suffering from too much democracy – leading to Donald Trump – but the opposite is more to the point, how elite manipulation set this stage, explains Mike Lofgren. By Mike…Read more ?
Live updates from Trump rally in Anaheim: Police brace for protests as Republican arrives in California May 25, 2016, 9:16 a.m. Welcome to Essential Politics and our coverage of Donald Trump's appearance in Anaheim less than two weeks before California's presidential primary. We'll be covering...
With some people I know in panic mode about the latest opinion polls showing Donald Trump performing well in a prospective fall campaign against Hillary Clinton, I thought it might be worth stepping back a bit and looking at the prospects for such a race in November. Show More Summary
My husband just ordered a bunch of these to our house. I love him. #amazingtoiletpaper A photo posted by Sydney Leroux Dwyer (@sydneyleroux) on May 24, 2016 at 1:01pm PDT Sydney Leroux quite literally wants Donald Trump to kiss her a. The U.S. Show More Summary
“Donald Trump is man who cares about no one but himself—a small insecure money-grubber who doesn’t care who gets hurt so long as he makes a profit off of it.” — Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), quoted by Fortune.
Ben Carson and Chris Christie are apparently Donald Trump fans (and Paul Ryan's still not sure ), but count Stephen King, Amy Tan, and Junot Diaz among those who definitely fall into the "Dump Trump" camp. They're among the hundreds of writers who've signed an "Open Letter to the American...
So Donald Trump held a raucous rally in Albuquerque, NM yesterday, but one New Mexico Republican was, um, “unable” to attend: governor Susana Martinez. Her stated excuse was that she was too busy being awesome and was involved in time consuming tasks like announcing new jobs. Show More Summary
If Susan Martinez had any ideas of career in GOP national politics, that has come to a crushing end. Whoever is advised her not to embrace Donald Trump isn’t doing
In the latest of a cascade of defections by social conservatives to Donald Trump, Rick Santorum has formally endorsed him The post Rick Santorum Endorses Donald Trump (VIDEO) appeared first on RedState.