PALM BEACH, Fla. — President Trump marked the Thanksgiving holiday by paying tribute to U.S. troops in Afghanistan, Iraq, and elsewhere in the Middle East, telling them “we're really winning” because his administration has given them a greater ability to succeed. “I'm letting you do your job,” Trump said to the troops in a video […]
The gang members communicated via walkie-talkies as their victim arrived and a 19-year-old attacked, plunging a 15-inch knife into the victim's chest.
Donald Trump on Thursday addressed the troops in a Thanksgiving teleconference—and managed to trash his predecessor, Barack Obama, in the process. Discussing the military’s increased activity in Afghanistan, Trump first boosted the success of his own administration declaring, “Everybody is talking...
Although the Trump administration is pressing ahead with plans to remove net neutrality, there’s still time for you to play your part in preventing it. The proposal still needs to pass a vote in Congress, and the Electronic Frontier Foundation has provided a webpage allowing you to instantly lobby your representative … more…
Net neutrality has been under attack since 2002, and the Trump Administration is determined to do it in.
In an extended monologue on Wednesday, “Late Night” host Seth Meyers nailed why the Trump administration is really just a group of “eighth grade girls,” detailing how the president’s team deflect and backstab like teenagers. Noting Jeff Sessions’ repeated claims he “does not recall” his contacts...
The Palestinians have severed all contacts with officials from the Trump administration after it decided to close their official representation in Washington, dealing a blow to any potential resurrection of peace talks with Israel. Last week, the State Department declined to renew the permit for the office operated by the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) in […]
The U.S voted against the resolution because it wasn’t expansive enough and could lead to limitations of freedom of expression.
The mayor of Philadelphia launched an impassioned tirade against President Donald Trump, following the administration’s announcement it will be ending ending protection for Haitian immigrants. Kenney said Trump’s immigration policies were “simply un-American” and said the...
A collaboration of artists and activists lit up the Trump administration’s border wall prototypes last weekend with a ladder and other images critiquing the barriers. The first political activism that the prototypes have seen, the project was part art, part performance and part action, according...
By Saleha Mohsin (Bloomberg) — The Trump administration sanctioned three Chinese trading companies on Tuesday as well as North Korean shipping firms and vessels as the U.S. seeks to disrupt funding of Kim Jong Un’s nuclear program. One individual, 13 entities and 20 vessels were sanctioned, the Treasury Department said. Show More Summary
With its lawsuit against the AT&T-Time Warner deal and plan to roll back net-neutrality rules, the administration is fleshing out a regulatory approach: Instead of the Obama administration’s adoption of bright-line rules, it is stressing the enforcement of longstanding laws and regulations.
Trump administration officials aren't just exploring privatization of veterans' care, they're also keeping many leading veterans' organizations in the dark.
A federal judge on Wednesday rejected a bid by the Donald Trump administration to dismiss a lawsuit that challenges a presidential permit for the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline from … Click to Continue »
A second federal judge has halted the Trump administration's proposed transgender military ban finding that active-duty service members are "already suffering harmful consequences" because of the president's policy. The ruling Tuesday from U.S. Show More Summary
Senator Chris Coons talks with Rachel Maddow about his effort to get answers from the Trump administration on why key U.S. attorney Dana Boente was pushed...
Our brains have evolved to fear immediate threats—but by the time climate change is no longer a long-term threat, it's too late. The Climate Science Special Report that the Trump administration released last Friday is straightforward and relentlessly sobering. Show More Summary
“There’s nothing normal about throwing your weight behind a child molester." Nicolle Wallace, a conservative MSNBC host who worked in the administration of President George W. Bush, explained that President Trump's Tuesday remarks about embattled Alabama Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore "repulsed" her. “I have this physical feeling of just being repulsed [...]Show More Summary
Paul R. Pillar North Korea Terrorism Nuclear Proliferation, East Asia President Trump’s placement of North Korea on the official U.S. list of state sponsors of terrorism continues a manipulation, by several administrations, of this list for reasons other than terrorism. Neither an earlier removal of North Korea from this list (by the George W. Show More Summary
The profound and fundamental changes currently being made to the internet are being done partly on the basis of hundreds of thousands of fake people, according to New York's attorney general. This week, the Federal Communications Commission announced that it would repeal Obama-era protections that guaranteed net neutrality. Show More Summary