Watch Bernie Sanders Attempt to Find Common Ground with Trump Supporters

Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump seemed to be polar opposites, but Sanders still attempted to have dialogue with some of Trump’s supporters at a recent Town Hall in Trump friendly Kenosha, Wisconsin. In the video below, you can see several Trump supporters defend Trump’s terrible proposals such as the Muslim ban by saying that Trump didn’t actually [Read More…]


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Fake news stories received more clicks than real news during end of 2016 election season

Social media is a wonderful way to access a great deal of information and connect with new people. However, because information is so easily accessible, fake news can spread like wildfire. This was particularly apparent during the the 2016 election season. False claims like “Pope Francis Endorses Donald Trump” or “Hillary’s emails connected to murder” were shared all [Read More…]


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Trump supporters are already expressing their regret

Liberals like myself are still trying to cope with the reality that Trump will be our next president. However, it’s been interesting to see Trump supporters already express regret in their vote! Donald Trump has quickly waffled on a few campaign promises and looking to be building the swamp instead of draining it. Now there [Read More…]


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Donald Trump thinks people who burn the American flag should lose their citizenship and go to jail

Our President-elect just posted this terrifying Tweet today. It has already been “liked” over 100,000 times. Nobody should be allowed to burn the American flag – if they do, there must be consequences – perhaps loss of citizenship or year in jail! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) November 29, 2016 Freedom of speech, such as burning the American [Read More…]


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Trump’s pick for Attorney General says grabbing a woman by her genitals is not sexual assault

Donald Trump announced that Jeff Sessions will be the next Attorney General. Sessions is a conservative who was elected Senator and Attorney General in Alabama. He does have decades of experience, but also has said some terrible things. Sessions was actually nominated for a federal judgeship under President Reagan, but his nomination was rejected due to his racist [Read More…]


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Jon Stewart Discusses President-Elect Trump and the Hypocrisy of America

Many Americans have missed Jon Stewart’s take on politics after he has retired from the Daily Show. This was especially true in our very odd 2016 election season. Now Stewart finally has commented on the outcome and gave some insight on why Trump was the winner. Stewart also mentions the “hypocrisy” of assuming all Trump supporters are [Read More…]


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If Trump creates a registry for Muslims, he can add this atheist to the list

During his campaign, Donald Trump called for a “total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States until our country’s representatives can figure out what is going on.” He also talked about creating a database for Muslims. Many called him out for such outrageous and bigoted proposals, but now an adviser says President-Elect Trump is still considering [Read More…]


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Planned Parenthood Donations Have Skyrocketed After Election Day

Since Donald Trump has become our President-Elect last Tuesday, Planned Parenthood has received over 160,000 donations. Of these donations, over 20,000 have been made in the name of “Mike Pence.”  Our next Vice-President has had some terrible views about reproductive rights and has openly spoke out against Planned Parenthood. Americans have responded by donating thousands of dollars in his [Read More…]


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Ben Carson declines to have official role with Trump administration

There were some articles suggesting that Ben Carson would be the new Secretary of Education, but it seems like such rumors can be put to rest. In a recent interview, Carson admitted that he was not interested in having an official role with the Trump administration. Carson’s business manager, Armstrong Williams, has said that Carson may be an [Read More…]


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Former Congressional staff member gives advice on how to be a better political activist

If you’re fired up after what happened on Election Day, but are new to activism, the following advice could be very helpful. We can have quite an impact with our local politics and former Congressional staff member Emily Ellsworth shares some awesome advice on how to do it. I worked for Congress for 6 years, and here's what [Read More…]


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