PHOTOS: Protests Erupt At JFK Over Trump’s Muslim Ban

Donald Trump’s Muslim and refugee ban has created chaos at airports in the U.S. and around the world. In addition to the chaos, Trump’s move has also sparked significant resistance as thousands of protesters have gathered at JFK and other airports around the country. Trump’s ban applies both to people from predominantly Muslim countries – though not the ones the 9/11 attackers are from – and refugees around the world including non-Muslims. Protests have erupted at JFK airport in New York and San Francisco International airport. The protestors held signs saying “no ban, no wall” and “refugees welcome” in front of the international...

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Trump’s Muslim Ban Will Prevent 500,000 Legal U.S. Residents From Returning To America From Trips Abroad

500,000 legal U.S. residents blocked from returning to America We are now finding out that Donald Trump’s Muslim ban applies to some 500,000 legal U.S. residents from returning from trips abroad. Trump claimed the ban applies to “terror-prone” countries, but many have pointed out that countries like Saudi Arabia where most of the 9/11 hijackers came from was not included, while countries like Iran who have not been infiltrated by Al Qaeda or ISIS. It is also important to point out that Muslim countries that Donald Trump has business deals in were also left out of the ban, raising major...

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WATCH: Bill Maher on Trump: ‘This Is About a Guy Who Never Brought a Woman to Orgasm’

WATCH: Bill Maher on Trump: ‘This Is About a Guy Who Never Brought a Woman to Orgasm’ Bill Maher did not pull any punches on Friday night’s Real Time with Bill Maher. During his monologue, Bill Maher ripped into Donald Trump’s “war on facts,” and his series of freedom-stripping executive orders. Maher said, “He keeps holding [the executive orders] up after he signs them, like, ‘Look! Look mommy, I finished my coloring! Maybe we can put it on the refrigerator!’ The problem is, you know, executive orders are a real thing. When Obama did it he had the lawyers go over...

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McCain On Trump’s Putin Call: ‘The Man On The Other End Of The Line Is A Murderer’

McCain On Trump’s Putin Call: ‘The Man On The Other End Of The Line Is A Murderer’ Senator John McCain released a statement on Friday concerning Donald Trump’s planned phone call with Vladimir Putin this weekend. McCain in his statement advised Trump to “put an end to speculation” that sanctions on Russia will be lifted. McCain said that lifting the sanctions would be “reckless.” And more importantly, McCain promised to work “with my colleagues to codify” the sanctions into law if Trump moved to ease or lift them. McCain’s statement also said, “Russia’s war on Ukraine has killed over 10,000 Ukrainian...

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WATCH: MSNBC’s Joy Reid Slams Trump Over His Voter Fraud Lie

WATCH: MSNBC’s Joy Reid Slams Trump Over His Voter Fraud Lie During a segment of Hardball with Chris Matthews, Joy Reid took Trump to task for his massive lie claiming that three million people voted illegally – all of them for Hillary Clinton. Reid said, “Look, this is a guy who loves conspiracy theories. He’s now listening to some crank talk about his theory — it just so happens, not only were there 3 million — exactly the number Trump loses by — but all of them voted for Hillary Clinton.” Reid continued, “We have a country that is...

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PHOTOS: These Are The Humans That Donald Trump Just Slammed The Door On

On Friday, Donald Trump signed an executive order that halts the United States refugee resettlement program for four months, blocks all Syrians from seeking and taking refuge in the United States and puts in place a block for people from most Muslim countries to enter the United States at all. Trump’s refugee ban is taking place in the middle of the biggest refugee crisis of our time. For people who still have the ability to sense irony a week into the Trump administration, Donald Trump signed this executive order banning refugees on Holocaust Remembrance Day. He also released a statement about...

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Trump Talks About Nazis, Forgets To Mention Jews In Holocaust Statement

Trump Talks About Nazis, Forgets To Mention Jews In Holocaust Statement Donald Trump issued a statement Friday on Holocaust Memorial Day. The statement referred to “Nazi terror.” However, Trump forgot to mention Jews or anti-Semitism in his Holocaust statement. The Trump statement said, “It is with a heavy heart and somber mind that we remember and honor the victims, survivors, and heroes of the Holocaust. It is impossible to fully fathom the depravity and horror inflicted on innocent people by Nazi terror.” The statement called for remembrance of “victims, survivors and heroes,” but it conspicuously left out any mention of...

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Another Racist Joins Trump White House

Another Racist Joins Trump White House The South Carolina staffer from Donald Trump’s presidential campaign who shared racist social media posts during the election will be joining Department of Education, according to a report from the Huffington Post. Teresa UnRue was a field organizer and graphic designer for Trump’s presidential campaign. Her name was included on an emailed list of new employees sent by acting secretary for the department Phil Rosenfelt. Huffington Post obtained a copy of the email, which did not specify what role UnRue will take at the department. The Associated Press reported in a July review...

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Iowa Pipeline Leaks Nearly 140,000 Gallons

“It’s a big one — it’s significant” An underground pipeline running through multiple Midwestern states has leaked roughly 140,000 gallons of diesel fuel, according to  Magellan Midstream Partners the company that owns the pipeline. The leaking from the 12-inch underground pipe was initially spotted in a farm field in Worth County, Iowa, on Wednesday morning. “It’s a big one — it’s significant,” said Jeff Vansteenburg of the Iowa Department of Natural Resources told the Des Moines Register. At a press conference, Vansteenburg said, “The product is under pressure, so as soon as a leak develops, it starts coming out pretty...

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Poll: Only 36 Percent Approve Donald Trump’s Job Performance So Far

Poll: Only 36 Percent Approve Donald Trump’s Job Performance So Far According to a new Quinnipiac University poll, Donald Trump hasn’t started his presidency very well. In fact, only 36% of those surveyed approve of Trump’s job performance so far. While 44% of respondents to the poll said they disapproved of Trump’s handling of the presidency.   Quinnipiac thought it worth noting that the first poll they released on former President Barack Obama’s job performance early in his presidency showed him at a 59% job approval. That survey was released March 4, 2009.   Quinnipiac surveyed 1,190 voters nationwide...

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