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Capitol Police Can Sue the Stop the Steal Mob, Giuliani, and Even Trump Himself

On Wednesday, it was reported that a second Capitol officer took his own life in the aftermath of the Jan. 6 riot, bringing to three the number of officers who have died in the aftermath of the event. An additional 134 capitol and D.C. officers are known to have been injured, some quite seriously. The injured police, and

AOC just yanked Ted Cruz up by the collar & shook him in a brutally honest tweet

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) is known for speaking her mind and refusing to back down from doing the right thing. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) is known for being hated by his fellow senators and his leading role in the insurrectionist attack on the Capitol building. Ocasio-Cortez has repeatedly called on Cruz to resign for his

Marjorie Taylor Greene Theorized Space Laser Beam Sparked California Wildfire

Another unearthed post from Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene’s Facebook page shows that her taste for conspiracy theories knows no bounds. In a post that the watchdog group Media Matters uncovered Thursday, the Georgia Republican posited that solar energy collected in space and beamed back to Earth is what sparked California’s worst wildfire. Greene, the newly elected


WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) – incoming Chairman of the U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, announced today he intends to hold a hearing on the current state of the stock market: “People on Wall Street only care about the rules when they’re the ones getting hurt. American workers

‘Absolutely’: Elon Musk backs AOC’s call to hold hearings on Robinhood barring GameStop purchases

Elon Musk joined a growing chorus of public figures coming out in support of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s rallying cry against the stock trading app Robinhood. After Ocasio-Cortez called for a House Financial Services Committee hearing on the app’s decision to halt trading of GameStop stock, Musk tweeted his approval. Robinhood and some other trading platforms

Sandy Hook Parents Slam ‘Hoaxer’ Marjorie Taylor Greene’s Assignment to Education Committee

Parents of two children gunned down in the December 2012 mass shooting at the Sandy Hook Elementary School have criticized the placement of Georgia Republican House Representative Marjorie Taylor Greene onto the House Education and Labor Committee, a committee that oversees issues of school safety. Their criticism stems from the fact that Greene has previously

New York attorney general’s office ‘actively reviewing’ Robinhood activity

New York Attorney General Letitia James (D) in a statement Thursday said her office was “reviewing” trading on the Robinhood app relating to GameStop stock. “We are aware of concerns raised regarding activity on the Robinhood app, including trading related to the GameStop stock,” James said. “We are reviewing this matter.” The stock trading app announced Thursday it would

GOP Congresswoman Blamed Wildfires on Secret Jewish Space Laser

Axios has a small squib about “The Mischief Makers,” a handful of idiosyncratic congressional backbenchers who make trouble for their respective party leadership. The leading Democratic mischief-maker is Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, who advocates some left-wing views I consider simplistic and impractical and, in some cases, poll badly. The top example of a conservative mischief-maker, presented in perfect


Earlier this month, a fascist mob attacked the Capitol building leaving five people dead. The group was incited by Donald Trump but also his enablers in Congress like Ted Cruz, who objected to the certification of Joe Biden’s win and whipped the rioters into a frenzy by making baseless claims of election fraud. That frenzy led to elected officials like Alexandria

John Lewis memorial to replace Confederate monument in Georgia

A DeKalb County, Ga., Confederate monument will be replaced with a monument honoring the late civil rights leader Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.). The monument on the grounds of the Historic DeKalb County Courthouse was removed last January, a period where numerous other statues were also removed by both local governments and protesters. County commissioners approved the resolution