Month: June 2022

Trump World’s game plan for the Jan. 6 hearing? That’s still a bit TBD.

Trump World’s game plan for the Jan. 6 hearing? That’s still a bit TBD.

The House committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack will soon hold its first primetime hearing on efforts to overturn the…

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Black Sea bullshit: Kyiv battles Russia’s lies on the food crisis

Ukraine and its Western allies are struggling to neutralize Russia’s latest offensive — a campaign of brazen lies in which…

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<div>San Francisco Elites Scapegoated Chesa Boudin for the City’s Problems. It Worked.</div>

San Francisco Elites Scapegoated Chesa Boudin for the City’s Problems. It Worked.

A billionaire-funded recall campaign pinned San Francisco’s myriad problems on progressive district attorney Chesa Boudin. That recall succeeded on Tuesday,…

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House Dems set to pass major gun safety bill that will wither in the Senate

House Dems set to pass major gun safety bill that will wither in the Senate

House Democrats are poised to pass a gun safety package Wednesday that will stall in the Senate — an emotionally-charged…

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‘I don’t want it to happen again’: Texas school shooting survivor pleads with Congress

When the shooter arrived, Miah Cerrillo and her classmates hid behind their teacher’s desk and several backpacks. The gunman shot…

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McConnell urges passage of SCOTUS security bill in wake of Kavanaugh threat

An armed man was arrested near the home of Justice Brett Kavanaugh early Wednesday.

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<div>Armed California man arrested near Justice Kavanaugh's house</div>

Armed California man arrested near Justice Kavanaugh’s house

The Justice Department has charged California resident Nicholas Roske with attempted murder, alleging he appeared in Supreme Court Justice Brett…

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House passes resolution condemning ‘white replacement theory’

They did so using a procedural tactic that did not require a separate vote, as they took up two gun…

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DeSantis claims in-person learning saved Florida students. It’s not that simple.

DeSantis claims in-person learning saved Florida students. It’s not that simple.

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Florida Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis spent much of the pandemic championing a clear philosophy on education: In-person…

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Opinion | The Democrats Plan a Full Media Blowout Over Jan. 6

Opinion | The Democrats Plan a Full Media Blowout Over Jan. 6

When you turn on your television Thursday night to watch the kick-off of the January 6 congressional hearings, you won’t…

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EU Parliament clash delays key climate legislation

STRASBOURG — Brussels’ efforts to fight climate change hit a roadblock in the European Parliament on Wednesday.  Months of careful…

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Is LA really going to have a billionaire former Republican for a mayor?

Is LA really going to have a billionaire former Republican for a mayor?

LA mayoral candidate Rick Caruso hosts a primary night event at The Grove in Los Angeles. | Apu Gomes/Getty Images…

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Senior Pence adviser to testify before Jan. 6 committee

Senior Pence adviser to testify before Jan. 6 committee

Gregory Jacob, a top adviser to former Vice President Mike Pence, will testify publicly before the Jan. 6 select committee…

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<div>Keep Your Guns and Batons Away From My Pride Parade</div>

Keep Your Guns and Batons Away From My Pride Parade

The queer left should loudly and proudly reject the participation of armed and uniformed cops marching at Pride. The world…

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GOP sets its sights on Bob Casey’s Senate seat

GOP sets its sights on Bob Casey’s Senate seat

PHILADELPHIA — Pennsylvania’s Senate GOP primary just ended. But Republicans here are already plotting out the Senate race in 2024….

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European Parliament votes to ban combustion engine cars from 2035

Lawmakers in the European Parliament plenary voted Wednesday to mandate that all new car and van sales should be zero…

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