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U.S. Foreign Service Officer Resigns Over Donald Trump’s ‘Toxic Agenda’

A U.S. Foreign Service officer with nearly a decade of experience working for the State Department resigned Thursday in protest of President Donald Trump and his administration’s “toxic agenda.” Chuck Park, whose most recent duties focused on trade development with British Columbia, explained his decision to step down in a searing opinion piece published Thursday in […]

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Chris Hayes Lets Rip On Donald Trump’s ‘Dark Sorcery Of Racial Hatred’

MSNBC’s Chris Hayes on Monday said President Donald Trump draws on a “well of evil” to fuel his “dark sorcery of racial hatred that conjures invasions and infestations out of desperate fellow human beings seeking refuge.”“Even if there were no blood, it would still be vile,” Hayes said of Trump’s racist rhetoric in a scathing monologue centered […]

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2020 Democrats Link Trump’s Racism To El Paso Shooting: ‘He Is Responsible’

Democratic presidential candidates spoke out Sunday against President Donald Trump’s racist and xenophobic rhetoric, linking it to the El Paso shooting as police are investigating whether the suspected gunman, a 21-year-old white man, was motivated by a hatred of Hispanic people. For former Rep. Beto O’Rourke (D-Texas), Saturday’s violence that killed at least 20 people and […]

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Sacramento Bee Crushes Ronald Reagan Myth: He Paved Way For Donald Trump’s Racism

A Sacramento Bee editorial explains how former President Ronald Reagan’s racism “paved the way” for that of President Donald Trump. The editorial board of the newspaper, based in California’s capital city, said recently released audio of then-GOP California Gov. Reagan calling United Nations delegates from African countries “monkeys” in a 1971 phone call with then-President Richard […]

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Ben Carson Defends Trump’s ‘Infested’ Attacks On Baltimore, Where He Once Lived

Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson on Monday defended President Donald Trump’s attacks on Baltimore, where he spent years as a pediatric neurosurgeon. Carson said that he dreaded sending his patients back to “infested” homes. During an interview with Fox News opinion host Tucker Carlson, Carson said he “spent many hours, sometimes operating all […]

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Michelle Obama Honors A Baltimore Step Team After Trump’s Attack On City’s District

Michelle Obama celebrated a Baltimore step team on Twitter, hours after President Donald Trump unleashed an attack on Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.) and his majority-black Baltimore district in a series of tweets on Saturday. The former first lady shared on Twitter a 2017 video of herself with the Lethal Ladies step team from Baltimore. “On #NationalDanceDay, […]