Month: August 2019

Death toll in West Texas shooting rampage rises to 7

MIDLAND, Texas (AP) – The death toll in a West Texas shooting rampage increased to seven Sunday as authorities investigated why a man stopped by state troopers for failing to signal a left turn opened fire on them and fled, shooting more than 20 people…

Why We Need Sanctuary Cities

To protect immigrants and citizens alike, more cities should refuse to cooperate with President Trump’s deportation machine.

Trump Is Taking Us Back to Depression-Era Trade Policy

This isn’t the first time the United States has embraced protectionist trade practices, writes David A. Andelman, executive director of The RedLines Project. The Smoot-Hawley Tariff Act slapped tariffs on all countries exporting goods to the United St…

Red Pills for Outsider Class, Truth Serum for Ruling Class

Let’s face it: Donald Trump is the red pill and truth serum all wrapped up into one convenient dose. For those who remain unaware of the red pill versus blue pill scene in the 1999 sci-fi classic, …

IG Report Misses the Big Picture About Comey

Reasonable minds can disagree about the official status of Comey’s memos. But even if the IG report is correct, it seems to miss the big picture.

Comey’s Misconduct Will Cast a Long Shadow Over the FBI

A just-released Justice Department inspector general’s report provides new details on a January 2017 plan by then-FBI Director James Comey, top bureau officials, and the nation’s intelligence chiefs to spring a scandalous allegation on President-elect…