Category Archives: How Democracy Dies

Milo Yiannopoulos resigns from Breitbart: Seldom has karma been realized more deliciously

In the span of just a few days, right-wing provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos lost his speaking gig at CPAC, his lucrative book deal, and now his job at Breitbart News. Yiannopoulos’s… Read more »

Another Great Moment in Freedumb: “She also worked to…stop Atlanta leftists from stealing votes”

A fundraising email on behalf of Karen Handel, a Republican running for office in Georgia, promises that she will end Muslim immigration if elected. “If elected to Congress, she will… Read more »

“[T]he whole world is watching and listening very carefully to what the president has to say”

Sweden needs our thoughts and…explanations what the hell Trump's talking about. #SwedenStrong https://t.co/FAUKVqpGtl — Stephen Colbert (@StephenAtHome) February 21, 2017 Sunday afternoon, CNN’s Athena Jones expressed amazement that Pres. Donald… Read more »

How Democracy Dies: The normalization of mendacity and propaganda

Donald Trump is a proven liar. He lies often and effortlessly. He lies about the profound and the trivial. He lies to avoid guilt and invite glory. He lies when… Read more »

“[L]ook at what’s happening…in Sweden- Sweden! Who would believe this? Sweden!”

Trump cites non-existent terrorist attack ‘last night in Sweden’ to justify Muslim ban at Florida rally https://t.co/ucOOKeWoN9 pic.twitter.com/bUzXuEmoPr — Raw Story (@RawStory) February 19, 2017 "Terror in Sweden" = Citizens… Read more »

How did we get here? You can thank REAL Americans…like Gene Huber, f’rinstance.

The Best Vistor I could ever have!President Trump came to Florida to see me! Wow, never will forget this!@realDonaldTrump @thebestcloser pic.twitter.com/galTF85biz — Gene Huber (@Squeakey6) January 9, 2017 Gene Huber… Read more »