President Donald Trump's sudden decision to ban transgender individuals from serving in the military in any capacity sparked a flurry of condemnation from lawmakers from both sides of the aisle in 2017 and now, just a day after the Supreme Court voted to uphold the ban, Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) has spoken out.
The conservative media just can't seem to accept the fact that Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez swept the Democratic party's primary election in what is considered the biggest upset victory in the 2018 midterm election primaries.
Since then, the freshman Representative for New York's 14th congressional district has been the target of numerous railing ever since the Democratic Socialist became a member of Congress.
After Fox News ripped AOC for not being able to afford an apartment in Washington, D.C., the conservative news channel laid into her again after she made a comment about economic instability and healthcare concerns.
During an event on Martin Luther King Jr. Day in New York City, the Congresswoman said she believed it was "immoral that billionaires co-exist when there are parts of Alabama where people are still getting ringworm because they don't have access to public health..."
The government shutdown is in its 33rd day, President Donald Trump's border wall is far from popular––in fact, a New York Times analysis found that "The wall has consistently been unpopular, with voters opposed by around a 20-point margin over months of national surveys. That makes it even less popular than the president himself."––and many people out there who, between the president's contentious appearances and even angrier tweets, wish he'd just fall into the Earth and disappear.
Perhaps they'll get their wish?
Amidst the national crisis affecting 800,000 federal employees struggling without paychecks during the government shutdown, Donald Trump continued touting his border wall with a blatant lie.
On January 19, 2019, in front of the White House, Trump defended his half-baked wall at the U.S./Mexico border to justify the continued shutdown.
Trump cited the effectiveness of a wall protecting San Antonio, Texas, to prove his point that walls work.
His comment left thousands of people confused because there is no wall in San Antonio, Texas.
The city is also located 150 miles north of the Mexican border, and there would be no need for protecting the city that had been removed from the Mexican border since Texas gained independence from Mexico on April 21,1836.
Andy Serkis' new moneymaking role may be the Gollum version of Theresa May that he's been making so famous on British airwaves.
The actor, who gained fame in the early 2000s for his role as the creature Gollum/Smeágol in Peter Jackson's legendary film series The Lord Of The Rings is making Labour Party supporters everywhere very happy as he mercilessly makes fun of Theresa May and her conniving Brexit deals.
The master of horror fiction, Stephen King, is an outspoken Donald Trump critic. These days, instead of writing about things that keep us up at night, King takes to Twitter and castigates Donald Trump – whose ideologies and rhetoric actually do terrify most Americans.
At least we hope they do.
2018 revealed how active The Shining author was on social media with his incisive tweets denouncing the Trump administration. He strayed fro horror and wrote plenty about politics, which is just as scary.