Category Archives: Donald Trump

Nancy Pelosi calls on GOP to act on Marjorie Taylor Greene for ‘mocking’ killing of children

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has condemned Republican leadership in the House of Representatives for assigning Marjorie Taylor Greene to an education committee despite her comments and social media posts appearing to believe school shootings were staged or “false flag” events. “Assigning her to the education committee when she has mocked the killing of little children,” she said. “When she

If Someone Like Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene ‘Shoots and Kills Me,’ Says David Hogg, ‘Politicize My Death’ to Strengthen Gun Laws

The Parkland mass shooting survivor’s comments come as a March 2019 video of Greene chasing after and yelling at him circulates online. Mass shooting survivor David Hogg on Thursday gave fellow activists permission to “immediately politicize” his death and use it to pass strong gun violence prevention laws in the event that “some out of

Donald Trump’s Big Lies: How millions of Americans were radicalized

Adolf Hitler used the “Big Lie” strategy to help kill democracy in his country. He had one Big Lie after another. Hitler used a Big Lie to explain away Germany’s defeat in World War I and it set the stage for his meteoric rise in power.  He blamed the Jews for Germany’s loss, which was

Trump’s ‘radioactive’ properties in New York are plummeting in value, report claims

Donald Trump’s real estate empire appears to be feeling the heat of his divisive presidency, with Trump-branded properties in Manhattan losing half their value since he took office, according to a new report. Data from UrbanDigs, analysed by the real estate website Curb, suggested that even Trump properties that have removed his name from their branding saw their

Supreme Court ends Trump emoluments lawsuits

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday brought an end to lawsuits over whether Donald Trump illegally profited off his presidency, saying the cases are moot now that Trump is no longer in office. The high court’s action was the first in an expected steady stream of orders and rulings on pending lawsuits involving

Mitt Romney Says Trump’s Actions ‘Impeachable’ and Senate Trial Is ‘Constitutional’

Senator Mitt Romney, a Utah Republican, described former President Donald Trump’s actions surrounding the January 6 insurrection against the U.S. Capitol as “impeachable offenses,” while asserting that the pending Senate trial is “constitutional.” A pro-Trump mob stormed the Capitol on January 6 in a violent attempt to prevent the certification of President Joe Biden’s win in the Electoral College. Five

Trump administration had no coronavirus vaccine distribution plan: White House

There was no distribution plan for the coronavirus vaccine set up by the Trump administration as the virus raged in its last months in office, new President Joe Biden’s chief of staff, Ron Klain, said on Sunday. “The process to distribute the vaccine, particularly outside of nursing homes and hospitals out into the community as

Trump Lied More Than 30,000 Times During His Presidency. No Wonder We’re Exhausted.

Alex Wong/Getty Let our journalists help you make sense of the noise: Subscribe to the Mother Jones Daily newsletter and get a recap of news that matters. It’s the first weekend of Joe Biden’s presidency, which surely means a lot of things to many people, but to me, it means I don’t have to spend my weekend

Anthony Fauci Says Trump Used To Scold Him For Not Being ‘More Positive’ About COVID-19

In an interview with The New York Times, the infectious disease expert described what it was really like to work for the 45th president. Dr. Anthony Fauci, the country’s top infectious disease expert, said then-President Donald Trump used to scold him for not being “more positive” about COVID-19 as the pandemic spiraled out of control nationwide. In a new interview with

Trump and Department of Justice election ‘plot’ will be investigated by Senate Democrats

Top Democrats have vowed to investigate “troubling questions” about the involvement of officials at the Department of Justice in efforts to reverse former President Trump’s election loss. Responding to a report by the New York Times, Sen. Dick Durbin tweeted late Saturday that the Senate Judiciary Committee, which he will chair in the new Congress,