Hundreds Arrested At Massive Anti-Corruption Protests In Russia

Hundreds Arrested At Massive Anti-Corruption Protests In Russia Thousands of Russians took to the streets in Moscow and in other Russian cities in what was the biggest anti-government protests in years. Hundreds of protesters were arrested on Sunday, including a key opposition leader Alexei Navalny. The protests erupted after Navalny accused Prime Minister Dmitri Medvedev of corruption. Protestors were calling for Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev’s resignation. It is estimated that over 20,000 joined the protests in Moscow and that over 500 people were arrested. Riot police detained the opposition leader Navalny as soon as he arrived at the protest. The...

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Republican Politician Makes Disgusting Comments About Pregnancy From Rape

Republican Politician Makes Disgusting Comments About Pregnancy From Rape Oklahoma State Representative George Faught is under fire for his recent comments that pregnancy from rape or incest, saying “God can bring beauty from ashes.” Faught’s comments came when he introduced a bill that would ban abortions due to fetal genetic abnormalities or Down syndrome, and doesn’t even exclude for instances of rape or incest. The bill would make it illegal for doctors to perform abortions under that criteria; those who refuse to comply could have their licenses suspended or revoked and face fines of up to $100,000. Faught suggested...

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Barack Obama Traveling To South Pacific To Write His Memoir

Barack Obama Traveling To South Pacific To Write His Memoir Former president Barack Obama is expected to make an extended trip to an island in the South Pacific to write his memoir about his presidency. President Obama will visit the South Pacific island of Tetiaroa for an extended stay while he writes his memoir, according to the Washington Post. The island was once owned by Marlon Brando. Barack and Michelle Obama recently signed a record-breaking multi-million dollar book deal for their memoirs, covering their time in the White House. It was reported that the bidding war for the Obama...

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Hawaii State Representative Resigns Republican Party

Hawaii State Representative Resigns Republican Party Hawaii state Representative Beth Fukumoto announced that she’s leaving the Republican Party nearly two months after she was removed as Hawaii’s House minority leader for criticizing Donald Trump. “This election, I saw members of my party marginalizing and condemning minorities, ethnic or otherwise, and making demeaning comments towards women,” Fukumoto said. “So, when I listened as our now top office holder refused to condemn the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II, speaking out didn’t seem like a choice.” Fukumoto accused Republicans of enabling racism and sexism by not addressing Donald Trump’s prejudices....

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Two-Thirds Of Americans Want Independent Commission To Investigate Trump-Russia

Two-Thirds Of Americans Want Independent Commission To Investigate Trump-Russia A two-thirds majority of voters in America want an independent commission to investigate the potential collusion between Donald Trump’s campaign and the Russian government. According to a Quinnipiac University poll that was released on Friday, 66 percent of voters favor an independent commission, and only 29 percent do not. Additionally, 65 percent of voters consider Russia’s election interference either “very important” or “somewhat important.” And 63 percent of voters are either “somewhat” or “very” concerned about Donald Trump’s relationship with Moscow. The Quinnipiac poll also found that 59 percent of...

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Devin Nunes Disappeared the Night Before His Surprise Press Conference

Devin Nunes Disappeared the Night Before His Surprise Press Conference According to The Daily Beast, Rep. Devin Nunes was traveling in an Uber with an aide Tuesday night when he received a call on his cell phone and then left the car, giving no indication where he was going. The abrupt departure by Nunes was verified by three committee officials and a former national security official. By the next morning, Nunes announced a press conference – one that his own aides, up to the most senior level, did not know what he planned to say. “Nunes’ choice to keep...

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McCain Calls On Trump To Fill State Department Jobs

McCain Calls On Trump To Fill State Department Jobs Senator John McCain on Saturday called on Donald Trump to fill senior roles at the State Department that have been left open for the two months of Trump’s presidency. According to the Associate Press, McCain was speaking at a forum in Brussels and said it was essential to fill senior posts at the state department to support Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. McCain said Mr. Tillerson”doesn’t have a team there at the State Department. And I think it’s incumbent for the president and the administration to get people nominated and confirmed.”...

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Tom Perez, Keith Ellison Hit The Road For Multi-State Tour

Tom Perez, Keith Ellison Hit The Road For Multi-State Tour Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez and Deputy Chairman Keith Ellison hit the road on Friday on a multi-state tour named the “Democratic turnaround tour.” Perez and Ellison started their tour in Michigan and will continue on to New Jersey, Texas and Virginia. The trip is meant to help broaden the Democratic Party’s appeal during the Trump presidency. The tour is also clearly a sign from party leadership about unity and fence mending after a bruising primary contest between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders and later the contentious race for DNC Chair....

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Trump Has Dinner At His Hotel After Spending Day At His Golf Course

Trump Has Dinner At His Hotel After Spending Day At His Golf Course Donald Trump took some more time off from being president Saturday to go golfing after the epic collapse of his health care bill. And after some golf, Trump had dinner at his D.C. Hotel for dinner. According to poll reports, Trump’s motorcade arrived at the Trump International Hotel just after 9 pm. This is the second time Donald Trump has dined at his hotel since becoming president on January 20. Trump’s D.C. hotel has been the source of ongoing criticism as ethics watch dogs have questioned...

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Flynn Has FBI Deal, Has Turned On Donald Trump: CNN Analyst

Flynn Has FBI Deal, Has Turned On Donald Trump: CNN Analyst A CNN analyst and former Homeland Security Official dropped a potential bombshell in the Trump-Russia investigation. CNN analyst Juliette Kayyem said that her sources indicate that disgraced former national security adviser Mike Flynn has cut a deal with the FBI and is now informing on Donald Trump. “It is starting to look like, from my sources and then also from open reporting, that Mike Flynn is the one who may have a deal with the FBI and that’s why we have not heard from him for some time,” Juliette...

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