Tag Archives: ThinkProgress

If greed is good, why are so many left with crumbs?

A new report by financial giant Credit Suisse shows that the world’s super-rich have accumulated more than half the world’s wealth, while the 3.5 billion poorest in the world account… Read more »

Historical revisionism: The official (self-serving) history of Proudly Closed-minded Gun Control Foes

“Neighbor able to save church BECAUSE of a firearm”…really? What it is about Proudly Closed-minded Gun Control Foes © that allows them to willfully ignore reality and create their own… Read more »

The lives of unborn children? Precious. The lives of those killed by gun violence? Not so much.

In the aftermath of two recent acts of gun violence, the House GOP caucus has been inspired not to pursue gun control legislation that could prevent future mass shootings, but… Read more »

Global climate change deniers: Knowing the “price of everything but the value of nothing”

Once again, the New York Times has let columnist Bret Stephens publish unfact-checked nonsense on climate change and falsely smear environmentalists. Stephens, who has been widely criticized for spreading misinformation… Read more »

“There is nothing wrong with asking people to go home….”

During a Monday morning interview on Fox News, Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach asserted that DACA recipients “are not children” and made a case that “there is nothing wrong”… Read more »

And Jesus said, “Verily I say unto thee, feel free to cherry-pick my teachings to suit your prejudices.”

Finally a leader in WH. Jobs returning, N Korea backing down, bold truthful stmt about #charlottesville tragedy.So proud of @realdonaldtrump — Jerry Falwell (@JerryFalwellJr) August 16, 2017 The long, dark… Read more »

Fox News: The difference between “class” and “ass” is more than just two letters

A webpage that’s still live on Fox News’ website [Ed. note: it no longer is] as this is published is headlined, “Here’s A Reel Of Cars Plowing Through Protesters Trying… Read more »

Floriduh: Greetings from the Natural Selection State!

Last month, Gov. Rick Scott (R-FL) signed a controversial update to the “Stand Your Ground” law, which put the full impetus on prosecutors to disprove a self-defense claim during a… Read more »

Wondering who the EPA is protecting: “An asthma attack cannot be delayed a year”

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency alerted the nation’s governors on Tuesday that it is giving states an additional year to develop air quality plans that will comply with agency’s 2015… Read more »

“I think just morally, spiritually, socially, [some people] just don’t want health care”

A top White House official tried to defend the American Health Care Act (AHCA)— the GOP’s response to Obamacare — earlier this week by implying that health care systems shouldn’t help someone… Read more »