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How Trump’s DACA Decision Could Have Drastic Consequences for the GOP

by Michael John Scott Trump’s impending decision to dismantle the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program after a six-month delay may not simply split apart families.  It may also divide…

How Scrapping DACA Could Cost the US Billions of Dollars

by Michael John Scott Trump surrogate and slavish devotee Attorney General Jeff Sessions is expected to make an announcement today on the fate of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)…

Why A Real Leader Will Speak Out if Trump Ends DACA

Harriet Sinclair Displayed with permission from Newsweek Former President Barack Obama is said to be considering speaking out against Donald Trump’s alleged plan to scrap the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program…

Mattis Warns North Korea Of “Massive Military Response” To Nuclear Threats

While I never want to find myself agreeing with Trump or any of his gang, this is one time I have to side with Defense Secretary Jim Mattis.  On Sunday…

Here’s the Difference Between a Hydrogen Bomb and Atomic Bomb

North Korea has long sought the means to deliver an atomic warhead to the United States, its sworn enemy, and Sunday’s nuclear test followed reports it could load a hydrogen…

A Few Reasons Why ‘Sheriff Joe’ Is Not A Good Guy

Most of those who support President Trump want to challenge the norms of political procedure. They don’t see a violation of those norms as anti-American. They see that violation as…

Why the NFL Has a National Anthem Problem With Police and EMS Unions

Colin Kaepernick’s national anthem movement has now shifted to the police and EMS unions. After the Cleveland Browns kneeled during the national anthem ahead of a preseason game. That movement…

Why GOP Says News Outlets Pose Greater Threat To US Than White Supremacists

By an overwhelming margin, Republicans say the news media poses a greater threat to the United States than white supremacists. In a Fox News poll released Wednesday, 69 percent of Republicans said…

Science Hating EPA Chief Claims Harvey Has Nothing To Do With Climate Change

The level of crazy in Trump's wacky government continues to grow as Environmental Protection Agency boss Scott Pruitt continues to deny the science and refuse to accept that climate change may,…

Trump Approval Falls With Each Passing Day

Americans do not hold President Donald Trump in high regard, with most suggesting he is dishonest, unstable, prejudiced and selfish, according to a survey released Tuesday by the Pew Research Center.…

Are the British Taking Their Medicine?

A group of scientists, (it's always a group of scientists isn't it?), have discovered many Brits are not taking the medicine prescribed to them by their doctors. …

What made the rain in Hurricane Harvey so extreme?

By Russ Schumacher, Associate Professor of Atmospheric Science, Colorado State University. The rainfall from Harvey has now exceeded the amount from the previous record-bearer, Tropical Storm Amelia in 1978. AP…

Donald Trump’s Crazy Tweetstorm

His Orangeness is notorious for his tweetstorms.  Now he has a real storm to tweet about:…

Trump Won’t Even Respond To Mexico’s Offer Of Help With Hurricane Relief

President Donald Trump has not yet responded to Mexico’s offer of help to those in Texas suffering the effects of flooding following Hurricane Harvey. …