Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Tag: ted cruz

Keep My Man’s Name Out Ya Mouth:...

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) drew the ire of his critics this week when he attempted to capitalize on the anniversary of Martin Luther King...

‘Damn Right, I’m a White Nationalist!’: Texas...

A member of the Texas GOP's 2018 platform committee has proudly dubbed himself a "white nationalist," arguing that nationalism has nothing to do with...

Ted Cruz Says He Wishes Democrat Rival...

Republican Sen. Ted Cruz criticized Democratic rival Beto O'Rourke for his response to the shooting of Botham Jean at the hands of a Dallas...

Senator Ted Cruz’s Response to Athletes Calling...

Senator Ted Cruz urged Americans not to buy apparel from football players protesting the national anthem. The former Republican presidential candidate sent two tweets Sept....

Post Racial? Obama Revealed He Did Not...

In an interview with TIME magazine, President Obama and ballerina Misty Copeland discussed the issues of being a minority in the country and the...

Trump’s Campaign Manager Supports Violent Rally-Goers, Says...

The recent violence at Donald Trump rallies has been met with no outrage from the Republican front-runner's camp, and many blame the violence on...

Despite Emerging Bipartisan Consensus on Criminal Justice...

In the 2016 election campaign season, an emerging bipartisan consensus for criminal justice reform opens up the possibilities for true change.  For example, a...

Republican White Supremacy Unhinged: Mike Huckabee Calls...

On the 150th anniversary of the Thirteenth Amendment, GOP presidential candidate Mike Huckabee endorsed a return to slavery.  Speaking on Mickelson in the Morning,...

Police Organizations, Right-Wing Pundits Criminalize Black Protest...

The high-profile killings of police officers in Texas and Illinois have come at a time of strained relations between law enforcement and Black communities,...

The Desperate Need for a Justice System...

Protests and riots in communities like Ferguson, Missouri and Baltimore were sparked by the deaths of Black citizens at the hands of police, but...

Loretta Lynch Finally Confirmed as U.S. Attorney...

Finally, after months of perceived intentional delays, the Senate confirmed Loretta Lynch as the U.S. Attorney General, making her the first African-American woman to...

GOP Threatens to Sue Obama and Impeach...

After House Speaker John Boehner announced that he is considering filing a lawsuit against President Obama over his executive actions, Republicans are now once...

Ben Carson Closer to 2016 Run, But...

Former neurosurgeon Ben Carson appears to be closer to a 2016 presidential run after thrilling the crowd over the weekend at the Conservative Political...

Obama Vows Problems With Health Care Website...

President Obama today expressed frustration that the website attached to his signature legislation, the Affordable Care Act, has been experiencing major glitches over the...

Humiliated by Obama, Will GOP Grow Even...

Now that the government shutdown and debt limit fight are over and Washington is trying to return to some semblance of normalcy, political insiders...

The End is Near as Senate Hammers...

It appears that Washington lawmakers moved a big step closer to ending the government shutdown and averting a credit default when Senate Democratic and Republican...

Holder Defends Right to Order Drone Strike...

The Obama administration is struggling to defend itself against criticism for its use of unmanned drones. Attorney General Eric Holder maintains that the administration...