Trump’s New Plan: Embrace the Klan!

(Washington, DC — February 29, 2016) – As links between the Ku Klux Klan (KKK) and presidential candidate Donald Trump (R-NY) multiply, The Donald’s detractors are having a field day. So are pro-Klan Americans who don’t seem to mind that their chosen bigot is leading in multiple polls in multiple states leading up to tomorrow’s…

Editorial: A Potential Compromise on the Confederate Flag Conundrum

I believe the time is ripe for us to step back for a moment from the latest hysteria involving the latest Confederate flag controversy. Yes, what Dylann Roof did was morally repugnant and completely reprehensible, but he didn’t commit mass-murder because a Confederate flag told him to do so. He committed mass-murder because he’s a…

Scalise Goose-Steps Foot in Mouth During 2002 Speech

(Baton Rouge, LA) – House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) has given plenty of speeches during his political career. A member of the House of Representatives since 2008, Scalise is now coming under fire for one speech given six years before first winning his current Congressional seat.Note to politicians: you should always be wary when…

Torture Report a Torturous Read

(Washington, DC) – The long-awaited Senate Select Committee on Intelligence report, “Committee Study of the Central Intelligence Agency’s Detention and Interrogation Program,” was released to the public on December 9. It was greeted with shock, disgust, disbelief, and anger by both elected officials and average, ordinary, everyday Americans. And those were the good reactions. Many…

Heil In Style!

(Hoffman Estates, IL) – Sears, a wholesome, household name in America, finds itself on the defensive after “accidentally” offering offensive jewelry for sale. Some are in shock that one of America’s oldest companies could be involved in such a scandal. Others are in shock that the product sold very well before being pulled from the…

Narrow Miss in Mississippi

(Jackson, MS) – Senator Thad Cochran (R-MS) declared victory last night in the tightest and meanest election taking place in Tuesday’s primaries. How mean? Cochran’s challenger, state Senator and Tea Partyist Chris McDaniel (R-MS), down by about 6,300 votes with 99% of the votes counted, refused to concede the election. “Just like [former Illinois Governor)…

ISIS Tearing Iraq Apart While Infighting May Tear ISIS Apart

(Baghdad, Iraq) – Can’t all Islamic Fundamentalists get along? Apparently not. The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), which continues to run roughshod through Iraq, is considered too extreme for Al-Qaeda. Even Iran, the Islamic Fundamentalist republic that uses term like “The Great Satan” and “The Zionist Entity” to refer to its sworn enemies,…