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War Criminal Dick Cheney Continues To Defend Torture (VIDEO)

December 14, 2014

Former Vice President, Dick Cheney sat down with Chuck Todd on Meet the Press Sunday morning to respond to the recent Senate Report on torture. The report cast a shadow on the CIA’s Enhanced Interrogation Techniques, a program which Cheney…

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‘HANG THE LYING KENYAN TRAITOR’: Anti-Immigration Tea Party Rally Gathers In D.C. (VIDEO)

December 13, 2014

"Don't snap his neck, you pull him up, watch him choke to death.”

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2016 Presidential Contender Rick Perry: ‘Running For The Presidency’s Not An IQ Test’ (VIDEO)

December 12, 2014

It seems Rick Perry takes his political cues from Stuart Smalley.

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Meet the Buzz-Killing Congressman Who Snuffed Out Legal Weed Washington D.C.

December 11, 2014

As the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) moves toward final passage in the Senate, headlines are popping up bemoaning last-minute additions injecting into the must pass legislation, items that would easily fail on their own merits, like the provision to hand…

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Collapse of Faith In Government Causes Paralysis in US, Protests Overseas

December 10, 2014

A recent graph by Pew Research Center demonstrates the ongoing historic collapse of public trust in government. The graph demonstrates that, in the two decades following WWII, the vast majority of the public reported trusting the government. This trust declined…

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Unconscionable, Unconstitutional, Illegal, and Barbaric

December 10, 2014

Executive Director of the ACLU, Anthony D. Romero, penned an Op-Ed in the New York Times ahead of the release of the damning Senate Intelligence Committee report on the use of torture by the Bush Administration in the years immediately…

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Senate Report Details How Bush White House Covered for Horrific Torture Program

December 9, 2014

The Senate Intelligence Committee released a report today detailing the CIA’s extraordinary rendition and torture program, conducted during most of the Bush Administration. The report is one of the most damning Congressional exposes of government malfeasance in American history. The…

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Elizabeth Warren Is Far More Valuable In The Senate

December 9, 2014

The progressive wing of the Democratic Party is starting to really push for Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) to run for president. She’s definitely well-spoken, holds the ideals of the working and middle class, and will hold Wall Street to task…

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Falling Gas prices, Bad For the Economy? Not So Much.

December 9, 2014

Remember when soaring gasoline prices were a bad thing? Sure you do, it was just a few months ago when the conservative-controlled media was echoing the sentiment that high oil prices were a detriment to our economy and our entire…

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Privatizing Our Schools: Good For The Kids, Or Just For The Profits?

December 9, 2014

In a report released on December 2, Zephyr Teachout, who ran a primary campaign earlier this year against Andrew Cuomo in the race for Governor of New York, documented a lobbying effort by hedge fund managers in this year’s elections…

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