At every turn, the right has lauded him as a free speech hero, while disregarding how his assaults degrade the rights of expression of vulnerable folks he targets. Several weeks ago, a Yiannopoulos supporter shot a protester at his University of Washington tour appearance, an incident that conservative corners apparently shrugged at.
Melania Trump revised her defamation lawsuit against Mail Online after she was widely criticized for describing her role as the First Lady as a “unique, once-in-a-lifetime opportunity” to launch “multi-million dollar business relationships” as “one of the most photographed women in the world."
In the week before U.S. Vice President Mike Pence visited Brussels and pledged America’s “steadfast and enduring” commitment to the European Union, White House chief strategist Steve Bannon met with a German diplomat and delivered a different message.
After Fox News’ Tucker Carlson’s request for an on-air debate with Olga Lexell — a co-organizer of the national Not My President’s Day protests on Monday, Feb. 20 — was turned down, the conservative pundit instead booked an actor and casting agent from Los Angeles.
Two-thirds of people in the United States say that concern over the future of the country is a “very or somewhat significant” source of stress, according to a new report from the American Psychological Association.
On Tuesday, President Donald Trump visited the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C after having cancelled a previously scheduled visit on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.