Of course, given the President's use of the pardon power on conservative causes célèbre like Dinesh D'Souza (the conservative author and filmmaker who pleaded guilty to violating federal campaign finance laws) and a former Arizona sheriff, Joe Arpaio (found guilty of criminal contempt for ignoring a court order in a racial profiling case), as well as his apparent recent "obsession" with the power, and his years of negative statements about the investigations that led to Flynn's plea, no one should be shocked about the his decision to pardon Flynn. But the fact that we shouldn't be shocked doesn't mean that we shouldn't be disgusted. … [Read more...] about We shouldn’t be surprised that Trump pardoned Flynn. But we can still be disgusted
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He continued: "And we pause to remember the sacrifices of our law enforcement personnel and first responders. We are deeply grateful for all those who remain on watch over the holidays and keep us safe as we celebrate and give thanks for the blessings in our lives." … [Read more...] about What is President Trump doing on Thanksgiving?
The mainstream media has defended these efforts; the Washington Post, for example, published an op-ed Nov. 12 titled “Yes, going after Trump’s law firms is fair game.” Trump’s lawyers in Pennsylvania withdrew the following day, reportedly because of threats. … [Read more...] about Exclusive — Trump Lawyer Jenna Ellis Receives Threats: ‘You Deserved to Be Raped’
“I think we need a break, this guy is exhausting,” Stewart said. “When you talk about the pandemic and all the challenges we face, I think the greatest agent of chaos in this country today is the president, which is bananas.” … [Read more...] about Jon Stewart calls Trump the ‘greatest agent of chaos’ in America during appearance on ‘The View’
As the pandemic rages out of control -- almost 13 million cases in the United States, thousands dying day after day -- three vaccines hold the promise of easing the pandemic. The virus is expected to kill hundreds of thousands more Americans before that day arrives, it will break millions of hearts before this pandemic nightmare, so outrageously mishandled by this President, finally moves into history. … [Read more...] about The reason we know it’s about to get better