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Peter Lake hails from the Midwest, but is now living in Germany. He is a professional writer who spent many years honing his craft at a well known newspaper. Peter originally sent an article to us through the citizen journalist program and decided to stay. We are glad he did.

U.S. Rep Mo Brooks: GOP Health Plan Only For ‘Good’ People Who Do Things The ‘Right’ Way

As it turns out, Republicans see unhealthy people the same as they see the poor: As failures.…

You’re Happiest In Life At These 2 Ages

It seems that life is a constant pursuit of happiness, but when do we ever reach true bliss? According to a 2013 study, the closest we’ll likely get to happiness…

Destroying the Environment Under Trump: Fracking Comes To the Arctic

By Scott L. Montgomery, Affiliate Faculty, Jackson School of International Studies, University of Washington. Trans-Alaska Pipeline, northern Brooks Range, Alaska. U.S.Geological Survey/Flickr Arctic lands and waters hold irresistible allure for…

Steve Bannon Is As Inept And Ignorant As His Boss

Gabriel Sherman of New York magazine says that the big winner in the health care trainwreck may be Steve Bannon: The failure to repeal and replace Obamacare would be a…

WATCH: Tom Cotton’s Staffers Hide From Constituents Wanting To Discuss ObamaCare

Following a day in which staffer’s at Sen. Tom Cotton’s office (R-AR) abruptly canceled a meeting with constituents to discuss the Affordable Care Act, now those same staffers won’t even…

Trump Nominee Neil Gorsuch, His Mother, And the EPA

Anne Gorsuch served as the first-ever female EPA administrator, from 1981 to 1983, and was seen by some “as a dictatorial ‘Ice Queen’ who wants to roll back Federal environmental…

Once Seventh Richest Man In World Shares Cell With Six In Brazil

Oil tycoon Eike Batista was Brazil’s richest man and the seventh richest man in the world in 2012, with a $35 billion fortune and sports cars parked in his living…

Republican Congress Getting Nervous About Its Role In Trump Era

Lisa Mascaro Tribune Washington Bureau Displayed with permission from Tribune Content Agency WASHINGTON — It’s what congressional Republicans had long dreamed about: a majority in both chambers to advance conservative…

Chuck Todd Scolds Priebus: ‘Why Whitewash Jews From’ Holocaust Statement?

NBC’s Meet the Press host Chuck Todd was surprised that Reince Priebus did not specifically mentioning the Jews when the Trump administration put out a statement honoring Holocaust Remembrance Day.…

Canada Thumbs Nose At Refugee Ban-Will Take Those US Doesn’t Want

There is tolerance on the North American continent, just not in the United States, not any more, thanks to the twisted Donald Trump.   Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has a…

Trump Creates ‘Name and Shame’ List To Embarrass Sanctuary Cities

Stephen Dinan Displayed with permission from The Washington Times President Trump on Wednesday ordered the Homeland Security Department to begin releasing a name-and-shame list of sanctuary cities, listing the specific…

BREAKING: Entire State Department Management Team Resigns

This is just plain bad… Six members of the State Department senior staff are walking out the door rather than work for a Trump administration. Wapo: “It’s the single biggest…

Trump Signs Executive Orders Reversing Dakota And Keystone Pipeline Decisions

Originally posted at Burningbird Trump has signed executive orders reversing President Obama’s administration’s decisions on both the Keystone and the Dakota pipelines. The Dakota pipeline is currently under review by…

Trump Gets Sued His First Day In Office

(NEWSER) – An ethics watchdog group is planning to file a lawsuit against President Trump on his first full weekday in office. Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington, a…

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