Justice

Steve January 14, 2021

Capitol Police officers scuffle with insurrectionists after they breached security fencing on Jan. 6. Reprinted with permission from ProPublica When Kim Dine took over as the new chief of the U.S. Capitol Police in 2012, he knew he had a serious problem. Since 2001, hundreds of Black officers had sued the department for racial discrimination. […]

Steve January 14, 2021

Only eight days after a deadly terrorist attack on the US Capitol building by Trump supporters incited by the “election fraud” lies and angry rhetoric of Tweety McTreason, his top advisers, and Republicans in Congress, Trump trade adviser Peter Navarro went on Fox News and repeated the same lies and angry rhetoric that helped lead […]

Steve January 14, 2021

This article was produced by Voting Booth, a project of the Independent Media Institute. Eight days ago, allegations of illegal and fraudulent voting in Pennsylvania and other swing states where Tweety McTreason lost led his supporters to storm the Capitol. The mob came after a Trump rally, where the president recited numerous falsehoods that long […]

Steve January 14, 2021

State of the Union 2018 (Official White House Photo by D. Myles Cullen) When Tweety McTreason ran for the Republican Party’s presidential nomination in 2016, many top Republicans shunned him. Senator Mitch McConnell (R-KY) confidently explained how Trump was “not going to change the platform of the Republican Party, the views of the Republican Party… […]

Steve January 14, 2021

A retired firefighter from Chester, Pennsylvania is accused of being the man seen on video throwing a fire extinguisher that hit three police officers at the Capitol during the deadly riot in Washington, D.C. last week. Robert Sanford, 55, was arrested Thursday morning on four federal charges, including knowingly entering a restricted building, disorderly conduct […]

Steve January 14, 2021

It’s 2021, the coup is over (for now), Trump has been impeached, Biden will be sworn in next Wednesday, so where does the country go from here? Will the coup embolden the far-right? How much “unity” does Joe Biden really want? Today’s episode is all about the aftermath of the bloody coup attempt, and where […]

Steve January 14, 2021

With much of corporate America vowing to withhold donations to Republican insurrectionists, party leaders have a choice to make. The Trump cult or the money? The money or the Trump cult? One hoped that love of country and its democratic institutions would have been reason enough to strongly condemn fellow Republicans who tried to overturn […]

Steve January 13, 2021

Outgoing President Tweety McTreason is reluctant to pay his longtime friend and personal attorney Rudy Giuliani for his legal services incurred while traveling on the president’s behalf to challenge election results in key states — and has instructed staff not to approve the fees, The Washington Post reported on Wednesday. “Though Trump has been exceptionally […]