December 06, 2016 Archive December 2016

WATCH: Teaching can and should be a political act, especially in the Donald Trump era

Tar Heel heist: How the charter school industry is hijacking public education

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio charges White House $35 million to protect Trump Tower

Ivanka Trump — who's supposed to be running her dad's "blind trust" — wants to move to Washington D.C.

Look Again: The day's most compelling images from around the globe

Republicans back away from Donald Trump's Medicare gutting and tariff plans

WATCH: Veterans stand in solidarity with Standing Rock protesters — why?

Deals with the devil: Vulnerable Senate Democrats rush to slam anti-Donald Trump plans

Ivanka Trump meets with Al Gore

Trump's Taiwan two-step: How one phone call became both a meaningless courtesy and a savvy power play

Michael Slager, officer who shot Walter Scott, goes free after judge declares mistrial

American political history has plenty of precedent when it comes to politicians abusing women: Trump's was totally outrageous, not too outrageous to get elected

Now Donald Trump cares about "honor" when it comes to presidents

WATCH: Fake news has power to erode democracy

BULLSH**TER OF THE DAY: Mike Huckabee, for the Trumpiest tweet ever written by someone not named Donald Trump

New Texas bill endangers LGBT youth: Behind the legislation that could lead to a surge in anti-gay conversion therapy

Isabelle Huppert stars as the no-nonsense survivor of Mia Hanson-Løve’s “Things to Come”

Forget "dialogue" with Donald Trump and his supporters: They have empowered hatred and harm

Ben Carson's "life" in public housing qualifies him to be HUD secretary, supporters say

WATCH: Fire burns through California's Ghost Ship, leaving at least 36 people dead

Donald Trump's transition team is focused on personnel and ignoring policy

Last week in Donald Trump: 5 most idiotic moments of the president-elect's week

President Obama's last chance: 9 things to do before Donald Trump takes the White House

Tornado outbreaks are becoming even more extreme, but less frequent

The all-too-American problem: Financial stress

Made in China: Will Donald Trump's "strong border" tax on American companies manufacturing overseas reach General Motors?

Making things clearer: 3 ways Facebook could reduce fake news

How white supremacist hatred drives acts of violence against powerful women

FAIR's big play: Onetime fringe group hopes to drive Donald Trump's immigration policy

Florida protects solar: 5 lessons to learn from a major green energy win

Iran president: Donald Trump won't be able to "tear up" the nuclear deal

House, Senate leaders reach deal on California drought, Flint water crisis

Michael Flynn's conspiracy-minded son, who tweeted about the "Pizzagate" theory, used to be on Donald Trump's transition team

Banking as if our future depended on it: There's an alternative to Wall Street's robber barons

Van Jones on how he saw Hurricane Trump coming — and why "both parties suck right now"

The Trump family's conflicts get even more outrageous — and Republicans pretend to not notice

Joe Biden may be running for president in 2020: "What the hell man, anyway."

The Hamilton plan gains steam: Texas Republican elector goes rogue, saying he won't vote for Trump

Here come the rains: United States may see more downfalls because of climate change

Samantha Bee talks pizzagate, fake news: "What kind of demon brain comes up with stuff like this?"

2017 Grammy Awards have been announced. Here's a list of the nominees in top categories

Donald Trump adviser on China's anger over Taiwan phone call: "Screw 'em"

Chris Christie's approval rating is the lowest for a New Jersey governor in over 20 years

GOP's Trump coalition shows its first cracks: Disputes on health care and trade threaten glorious new order

Pentagon found $125 billion in waste, then tried to bury the report

Donald Trump overestimated the number of jobs his Carrier deal would save

WATCH: Planned Parenthood is "planning for the fight of our lives" against Congress and the Trump administration

Donald Trump's Washington hotel is going to host Mike Pence and the Heritage Foundation

Tea Party Republicans are already planning "major resistance" to Donald Trump's Obamacare replacement plan

Pizzagate harassment spreads beyond Comet Ping Pong to nearby D.C. restaurants

Trending story that Clinton won just 57 counties is untrue

No justice for Walter Scott: Michael Slager's mistrial is a disgrace, but not a surprise