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Trump’s disinformation wizard publishes worst children’s book of all time

The devastating photo that went viral last week of the "Top Secret" markings on documents that the FBI found in its court-approved Aug. 8 search of Donald Trump's office speaks a thousand words about...

White men as victims: America’s most dangerous fantasy

One of the most popular lies being circulated by the Republican Party and the larger white right is that white men are somehow oppressed in America. To say that such a claim is absurd...

‘Fire DeJoy’ demand intensifies as 10-year plan to sabotage postal service takes effect

Defenders of the U.S. Postal Service are urgently renewing their calls for the ouster of Postmaster General Louis DeJoy as his 10-year plan to overhaul the cherished government institution is set to take effect...

Sen. Ron Johnson, worth millions, paid almost nothing in 2017 state income tax –...

Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wisc., paid next to nothing in 2017 state income taxes compared to previous years, despite reporting an individual income of at least $450,000.According a Milwaukee Journal Sentinel report released Thursday, the...

Trump reaps the mistrust he sowed as Mar-a-Lago leaves him paranoid and confused

Now, we’ve taken that minute attention to new heights, connecting tiny grains to Earth’s place in the galactic environment.Looking out to the universeAt an even larger scale, astrophysicists seek to understand the universe and...

Josh Hawley was projecting when he falsely attacked Judge Jackson at her SCOTUS hearing

Sen. Josh Hawley was residing in a glass house when he metaphorically hurled rocks at Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson -- falsely suggesting that she was soft on sex-related crimes during her U.S. Supreme Court...

Ayn Rand-inspired ‘myth of the founder’ puts tremendous power in hands of Big Tech...

Coinbase's plan to go public in April highlights a troubling trend among tech companies: Its founding team will maintain voting control, making it mostly immune to the wishes of outside investors.The best-known U.S. cryptocurrency...

What’s behind the obsession over whether Elizabeth Holmes intentionally lowered her voice?

There is a scene in Hulu’s new series, “The Dropout,” where Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes, wearing a white blouse, stands in front of a mirror and practices saying, “This is an inspiring step forward.”...

Praise for Kim Kardashian’s Skims ignores her family’s troubling relationship with body augmentation

Kim Kardashian's much talked about shapewear brand, Skims, made headlines in September for its most recent campaign featuring her sister Kourtney Kardashian and close friend, Megan Fox.The two appear in a intimate embrace, wearing...

Why did Donald Trump ditch ‘dead’ Mo Brooks? The answer is easy

On Wednesday, former president Donald Trump withdrew his prior endorsement of one-time ally US Rep. Mo Brooks, who’s running in a special election in Alabama to replace Senator Richard Shelby.Trump claimed he rescinded his...