politics

The Best Moment From Michelle Obama’s DNC Speech Was Truly Unforgettable

Let’s be honest, it was all pretty magical, but one part in particular caught the nation’s attention.

Lauren Holter | July 26, 2016 - 8:54 am

10 Things You Need To Know About Woefully Forgettable White Dude Tim Kaine

Kaine is more complex than he appears (which really, really isn’t difficult) — there’s stuff to like, there’s stuff to question.

Kylie Cheung | July 25, 2016 - 11:05 am

Former KKK Grand Wizard David Duke Is Running For Senate, Which We Should Maybe Not Joke About

“European Americans need at least one man in the United States, one man in Congress, who will defend their rights and heritage,” Duke reasons.

Kylie Cheung | July 25, 2016 - 8:49 am

Debbie Wasserman-Schultz Resigns As Leader of Democratic Party After Being All But Chased Out With Pitchforks

As the face of the DNC/Democratic “establishment” that just got busted for some pretty anti-Bernie plotting, Wasserman Schultz is set to step down at the end of this week’s convention.

Kylie Cheung | July 24, 2016 - 4:54 pm

Hillary Clinton Announces Her Vice Presidential Running Mate

Now, she’s headed to the Democratic National Convention with her ticket officially decided.

Lauren Holter | July 22, 2016 - 8:15 pm

Texas Has A Long, Persistent History Of Discriminatory Voting Laws

The state has a long history of policies barring minority voters in a large-scale conservative effort to limit Democratic votes.

Kylie Cheung | July 22, 2016 - 10:13 am

The Sad Truth Caitlyn Jenner Ignored About The GOP’s Homo/Transphobia In Cleveland

To her credit, she did have one awesome policy proposal: banning Republicans from public bathrooms.

Kylie Cheung | July 21, 2016 - 9:32 pm

8 Terrible Mike Pence Quotes About Women That Show The Vice Presidential Candidate’s True Colors

The statute of limitations on saying shitty things only applies to people who make clear they’ve learned their lesson, and Pence has done anything but.

Kylie Cheung | July 20, 2016 - 10:14 am

Protests On The Republican Convention Floor Show A Party More Divided Than Ever

Trump is a controversial figure within his own party, where many disagree with either his language or his radical proposals.

Kylie Cheung | July 19, 2016 - 10:59 am

The 7 Most Bizarre Moments Of Trump And Pence’s ’60 Minutes’ Interview

In case you needed further evidence Trump and Pence are the most awkward duo in election history.

Kylie Cheung | July 19, 2016 - 8:43 am

The Republican National Convention Program Looks Kind Of Terrifying

The schedule of speakers at the GOP convention is just as terrifying as the party’s slogan and nominee.

Kelly Kanayama | July 18, 2016 - 10:58 am

Cornel West Blasts Hillary Clinton And Endorses Green Party Candidate Jill Stein

To West, Stein is the “only progressive woman in the race.”

Kylie Cheung | July 18, 2016 - 10:11 am

The Republican Platform’s War On Women’s Rights: What You Need To Know

On women’s rights, the party started from the bottom and has somehow managed to get lower.

Kylie Cheung | July 18, 2016 - 8:44 am

How The First Amendment Defense Act Would Be A Disaster For Women

You could literally be fired or evicted for having premarital sex.

Kylie Cheung | July 15, 2016 - 10:14 am

Bernie Sanders Is Writing A Book About His Campaign To Come Out In November

His endorsement of Hillary Clinton wasn’t exactly great news for a lot of his supporters, but hopefully this will make things better.

Kylie Cheung | July 14, 2016 - 7:46 pm

Mike Pence’s Abysmal Record On Women’s Issues Is As Bad As It Gets

Prepare yourself for some Trump-level sexism, over here.

Kylie Cheung | July 14, 2016 - 7:07 pm

Who Is Mike Pence? 6 Things About Donald Trump’s Running Mate You Need To Know

Trump is slated to select Indiana Governor and long-time Tea Party conservative Mike Pence as his running mate.

Kylie Cheung | July 14, 2016 - 3:11 pm

Congress Is Voting On A Dangerous Women’s Health Bill You Need To Know About

As the debate over what constitutes personhood rages on, here’s a friendly reminder that pregnant women are CONFIRMED persons with constitutional rights.

Kylie Cheung | July 13, 2016 - 8:44 am

9 Ways Bernie Sanders’ Presidential Campaign Changed American Politics

Sanders’ presidential campaign might be officially over, but the political revolution is here to stay.

Kylie Cheung | July 12, 2016 - 7:03 pm

Teaching The Bible In Public Schools Will Remain In The GOP Platform. No, Really.

They’d be better off mandating history classes that teach a little thing called separation of church and state.

Kylie Cheung | July 12, 2016 - 1:16 pm
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