Trump Supporters Ramp Up Treason Against the United States

Trump & His GOP Enablers Incite Insurrection Remove Lauren Boebert and Marjorie Taylor Greene Jan 29—Now it’s critical that we kick this campaign up a notch. Can you take a moment to make a phone call to Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senator Chuck Schumer?  Speaker Pelosi 202-225-4965 Senator Schumer 202-224-6542 When you call,  introduce yourself and … Read more

Conservatism

Conservatism is not an ideology, it is an aesthetic. The most brief investigation into what their politicians do would enrage these people if they actually cared about these things. They don’t. American “conservatives” say they’re are against big government. They are in fact the opposite when it comes to a huge ass military, huge police forces, … Read more

Horseshit Economics

Tax cuts for the wealthy have long drawn support from conservative lawmakers and economists who argue that such measures will “trickle down” and eventually boost jobs and incomes for everyone else. But a new study from the London School of Economics says 50 years of such tax cuts have only helped one group — the … Read more

SolarWinds Security Breach Hits Top Government Agencies, Private Sector … And City of Austin

A hack of Austin-based SolarWinds’ Orion IT software is “ongoing,” and is “remarkable for its scope, sophistication and impact,” in the words of Microsoft president Brad Smith. Russian government hackers have infiltrated the systems of up to 18,000 SolarWinds customers who downloaded a compromised Orion software update. The “supply chain attack” works by hiding malicious … Read more

Trump Vs. America: Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Death Kicks Off Showdown

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died last week from complications of metastatic pancreatic cancer. She was 87. If confirmed, Trump’s designated replacement for the vacancy would shift the Supreme Court to the right for years. But with some Republican senators balking, Mitch McConnell, the senate majority leader, is still weighing whether he has enough votes to … Read more

Dylann Roof: Just A Misunderstood Kid Acting Out?

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George Floyd allegedly, and likely unknowingly, used a counterfeit bill. Rayshard Brooks fell asleep in a Wendy’s drive thru. Philando Castile was pulled over for a traffic violation and reached to get his license like the officer asked him to. Sandra Bland was taken into custody for a minor traffic violation. Eric Garner was selling … Read more

“Austin Is Becoming An Inner City, And You Know What I Mean By That” —Congressman Roger Williams (R-TX-25)

Roger Williams tells an amateur DJ named Ed Chandler that people aren’t safe in Austin. Apparently there’s nothing to the capital city except “empty streets, painted over businesses and vacant buildings.” Racist comment at 2:35. Typical Republican idiot right here, folks. Williams (you may recall that he scammed the Paycheck Protection Program intended to help … Read more

2020 Battleground States: Where Democrats Must Fight Hard To Oust Trump

Here’s Rick Wilson’s advice for Democrats: Focus on the 15 (or so) true battleground states, where moderates can be won over to the Biden/Harris side. Democrats can’t afford to run a 50-state campaign this year. They should only fight the Electoral College map. Reminder: The U.S. is a republic; not a democracy. The only way Dems … Read more