11-year-old Florida boy arrested for refusing to stand for the Pledge of Allegiance

An 11-year-old at Lawton Chiles Middle Academy in Lakeland, Florida was arrested and removed from class after a substitute teacher demanded the student recite the Pledge of Allegiance.

‘Arrogant Jew!’ Fox News viewers launch assault on Chris Wallace for grilling Rush Limbaugh and Stephen Miller


Russia is very happy about the new rift between Trump and European allies: NYT

Vice President Mike Pence had a rough time in Europe over the weekend, after leaders gave him the cold shoulder. According to the New York Times, that lackluster response extends beyond the Pence reputation.

Husband of Kellyanne Conway slaps Trump for ‘debasing” the office of the presidency

Responding to Donald Trump melting down on Twitter on Sunday morning over Saturday Night Live’s latest portrayal of him as a babbling doofus, the husband of White House counselor to the president, Kellyanne Conway, took his third shot at the president in three days.

Trump policies unite allies against him at European security forum

Promising that “America will be back” once Donald Trump leaves office, former Vice President Biden won a standing ovation at the Munich Security Conference from delegates who find the president’s brusque foreign policy stance hard to like.

Trump melts down on Twitter over latest SNL portrayal in freak out over ‘Fake News NBC!’

Donald Trump launched an unhinged attack on late night comedy show Saturday Night Live on Twitter, Sunday morning, ranting about the sketch show as part of “Fake News NBC!”.
Nancy Pelosi and Donald Trump

Trump reduced to playing ‘survival politics’ to get to 2020 election after Pelosi humiliated him: GOP strategist

“He’s playing survival politics with his own base and using the illusion of success.”
Donald Trump in Oval Office

Here’s the one national — and international — emergency Trump got right

In case you have been living in a cloister under a media blackout — and if you have, I envy you — President Trump finally declared a “national emergency” last week, in a Rose Garden appearance that was baffling and incoherent even by his exalted standards.

Mueller subpoenas director of controversial data firm Cambridge Analytica in Russia probe

Brittany Kaiser, a director of data company Cambridge Analytica, has been subpoenaed as part of special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into possible ties between Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign and Russia.

Here is how Elliott Abrams found himself at the center of a dark Reagan-era conspiracy to spring a CIA-linked trafficker

When U.S. policymakers needed to spring a convicted CIA-connected drug trafficker doing hard time in federal prison, who did they call? Trump’s infamous appointed special envoy to Venezuela, Elliott Abrams.

Japan’s PM nominated Trump for Nobel Peace Prize at the request of US government: newspaper

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe nominated U.S. President Donald Trump for the Nobel Peace Prize last autumn after receiving a request from the U.S. government to do so, the Asahi newspaper reported on Sunday.

Someday MAGA hats will be shameful secrets — like Klan robes: scholar

Last week one of Trump’s MAGA hat-wearing supporters responded to the president’s incitement against the media by physically attacking a BBC cameraman.