Trump, Law & Order, and Record High Incarceration

Trump and U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions have done little to implement specific criminal justice policy, but their threats to undo Obama’s reforms are jarring. What we are seeing from the Trump administration is not surprising, many Republican presidents have…

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Fake news isn’t the problem.

Recently, The New York Times has sparked a fierce debate amongst journalists and readers by hiring rape apologist, climate change denier, racist, and Islamophobe Bret Stephens, supposedly in order to bring a conservative voice to the Times‘ (already right-leaning) op-ed page.…

Chris Murphy counters Trump’s NRA speech by honoring gun violence victims

Democratic Sen. Chris Murphy countered illegitimate president Donald Trump’s National Rifle Association speech Friday with a Twitter thread honoring victims of gun violence, an issue close to his heart as he assumed office in the United States Senate less than a month…

Disgraced Homophobic Judge Roy Moore Announces Senate Run

Roy Moore, the once-removed and currently-suspended Chief Justice of the Alabama Supreme Court, announced today that he will be running for the United States Senate in the 2017 Alabama special election to replace now-Attorney General Jeff Sessions. Moore became Chief Justice of…

Sen. Chris Murphy to use 2018 funds to Fight Back against Trump and GOP

Senator Chris Murphy (D-CT) has announced that he will be using the millions raised for his 2018 re-election campaign to “build on the astounding grassroots energy that has manifested since the election” to fight for progressive values and electoral engagement…