October 18, 2017 Archive October 2017

Trump wants to plunder Afghanistan for its vast mineral wealth

What "Fearless Girl" and Harvey Weinstein have in common

The unending state of emergency

Study: Sugar consumption makes cancer cells multiply faster

"Fake news" or free speech: Is Google cracking down on left media?

How genetics undermines "scientific" arguments for racism

States take on Ryan Zinke for allowing coal companies to rip off taxpayers

California’s wildfires officially worst in state history

What the revival of socialism in the US means for the labor movement

How emerging technology can promote racism more than ever

Trump's sabotage politics: Break things, then take the credit when others fix them

Donald Trump is in another feud about a Gold Star family

Jim Jefferies on Harvey Weinstein: "A sexual predator and a total piece of s**t"

Steve Bannon wants to take down GOP establishment, but supports their tax plan

Judge blocks Trump administration from enforcing the latest Muslim ban (again)

Watch a White House correspondent all but call the president a liar to his face

The imperfect power of #MeToo

Alabama Democrats have a shot at beating Roy Moore

Does Tomi Lahren even know why NFL players are taking a knee? Seems not

Trump wants no part of the Senate's bipartisan deal to save health care

How media sexism demeans women and fuels abuse by men like Weinstein

Donald Trump just lost his battle with NFL owners, but did he lose the war?

Mother of slain soldier La David Johnson: Donald Trump disrespected us

McKayla Maroney alleges Olympic doctor Larry Nassar sexually assaulted her for years

Steven Mnuchin: Of course tax cuts will help the wealthy!

"Broad City"'s Ilana Glazer fired "a couple of dudes" for sexually harassing her

Why the unpopular GOP may still have the 2018 edge

The seldom-told story of the third man in John Carlos and Tommie Smith's iconic protest

How a watershed space explosion created trillions of tons of gold

Jeff Sessions won’t commit to not jailing journalists

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An Alexa-integrated smartwatch to make your life easier

On the eve of Richard Spencer's rally, see when 20,000 Nazis took over Madison Square Garden

RNC "cloakroom" was secretly funded by corporate cash

Twitter is loving this bonkers Melania body-double conspiracy theory

Roy Moore believes that NFL anthem protests are magically "against the law"

The coming election season will be the year of the lunatic voter

Preyed upon by a Hollywood director

America's other tycoon president also failed with Congress