WATCH: Does Anyone In Trump Admin Know Who Frederick Douglass Is?

Does Anyone In The Trump Administration Know Who Frederick Douglass Is? Unfortunately, the answer to that seems to be not really. First, Donald Trump has an insane, rambling rant about Black History Month. Showing among other things, that he has no idea who Frederick Douglass is. Next, Trump’s press secretary Sean Spicer was asked to clarify Trump’s bizarre statements on Frederick Douglass. And Spicer not only didn’t seem to know what Trump was trying to say but he also showed us that he seems to be confused about Frederick Douglass as well. Spicer said: “I think he wants to highlight...

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Elderly Woman Dies After Muslim-Ban Blocks Her From Returning For Medical Treatment

Elderly Woman Dies After Muslim-Ban Blocks Her From Returning For Medical Treatment The Trump administration has repeatedly claimed that the chaos of people being detained at airports is a small price to pay for safety. Two things about that. First, it’s not true. Second, for some Trump’s small price may, in fact, be the ultimate price. Multiple news outlets are reporting that an elderly woman who was trying to return to the United States for treatment died while being detained and waiting to get back into the U.S. According to reports, the woman lived in America since 1995 and...

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WATCH: Donald Trump’s Insane, Rambling Statement On Black History Month

WATCH: Donald Trump’s Insane, Rambling Statement On Black History Month WATCH: Pres. Trump praises MLK, Frederick Douglass, and bemoans media coverage while discussing Black History Month. https://t.co/9Cz6jZCyaR — NBC Nightly News (@NBCNightlyNews) February 1, 2017 In what was meant to be a statement about Black History Month, Donald Trump spent roughly 95% of his statement on an insane, rambling rant about pretty much everything but Black History Month. Trump, in his remarks, spent about 25 awkward seconds talking black history, before veering into his rambling and out of touch statement which lasted about 2 minutes and 30 seconds. Trump cited Frederick Douglass...

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WATCH: Jon Stewart Stops In On Stephen Colbert And It’s Hilarious!

WATCH: Jon Stewart Stops In On Stephen Colbert And It’s Hilarious! Jon Stewart is back! Well sort of… Former Daily Show host Jon Stewart visited his old friend Stephen Colbert by stopping by The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Tuesday to announce Donald Trump’s next three executive orders. The first executive order involved protecting our nation’s border. “I hereby direct that to secure our border, China shall immediately and without hesitation send us their wall,” Stewart-as-Trump declared. “Boom!” Second, “The new official language of the United States is bullshit,” Stewart announced. And Three? “I Donald J. Trump am exhausting,”...

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Chuck Schumer Announces Democrats Will Insist On 60 Votes For Trump’s SCOTUS Pick

Schumer: Democrats Will Insist On 60 Votes For Trump’s SCOTUS Pick On Tuesday night, shortly after Donald Trump announced his pick to fill the stolen Supreme Court seat vacated by Antonin Scalia, the Senate Minority Leader declared statement that his members would insist on a 60 votes hurdle. Donald Trump is able to make a Supreme Court nomination because Senate Republicans stole the vacant seat from President Obama and his pick Merrick Garland. Progressives are demanded that Democrats do everything they can to prevent the stolen Supreme Court seat to be filled by a radical conservative. And now Senator...

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1,000 State Department Officials Sign Dissent Cable Against Trump Muslim-Ban

1,000 State Department Officials Sign Dissent Cable Against Trump Muslim-Ban The response to Donald Trump’s Muslim-ban was large and swift. And now we are seeing 1,000 State Department officials are joining the growing effort to stop Donald Trump’s epically stupid and clearly racist Muslim-ban. The New York Times is reporting that the dissent cable is “quickly emerging as one of the broadest protests by American officials against their president’s policies. And it is not over yet.” The letter now has 1,000 signatories which is far more than any dissent cable in recent memory. For a point of reference, the...

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Donald Trump Nominates “Mini Scalia” Neil Gorsuch to Supreme Court

Donald Trump Nominates “Mini Scalia” Neil Gorsuch to Supreme Court In an unsurprising turn of events, Donald Trump nominated a Supreme Court Justice who will fit right into Antonin Scalia’s conservative record. Gorsuch is a federal appeals judge from Denver and is 49 – which means he could tout his conservative ideals for many years on the bench. While Trump’s nominee helped calm conservatives, Democrats are ready to fight this nomination. If Gorsuch is on the bench, Roe v. Wade is under attack, the right for women to choose is under attack, gay marriage may even be under attack. Senate...

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Leaked: Trump Planning Executive Order to Deport Legal Immigrants for Using Social Services

Leaked: Trump Planning Executive Order to Deport Legal Immigrants for Using Social Services Donald Trump is considering deporting legal immigrants if they are using any type of social service. The Washington Post obtained two draft executive orders the Trump administration is reportedly considering. One order deals with work visas; the other addresses social services for legal immigrants who are already in the United States. It’s an indication that the Muslim-ban executive order released last week was just the tip of the iceberg. The social services executive action would ask the Department of Homeland Security to issue a rule saying that an immigrant...

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San Francisco Is Suing Trump Over Sanctuary City Order

San Francisco Is Suing Trump Over Sanctuary City Order The City Attorney of San Francisco announced on Tuesday that he’s suing Donald Trump. In the announcement he said the president doesn’t understand the Constitution as it relates to executive orders and sanctuary cities. In a news conference at City Hall in San Francisco, Dennis Herrera said, “The president’s executive order is not only unconstitutional, it’s un-American. That is why we must stand up and oppose it. We are a nation of immigrants and a land of laws. We must be the ‘guardians of our democracy’ that President Obama urged us all...

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WATCH: Seth Meyers Slams Trump Muslim-Ban On Late Night

WATCH: Seth Meyers Slams Trump Muslim-Ban On Late Night Donald Trump and his Muslim-ban found their way into Seth Meyers “A Closer Look” segment on Monday night. The “Late Night” host called the ban, “cruel and unnecessary.” Meyers pointed out how “sloppy and confusing” the implementation of the ban has gone and noted that oficials seemed to be “caught off guard.” Then Meyers said, “Trump should be the first president that legally has to count to 100 before taking action. Not because he’ll think better of it, but because he’ll forget what it is.” Meyers also said, “It’s only...

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