Author: Scott Lemieux

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It was inevitable that Trump and Rupert Murdoch were going to run with the demagogic campaign started by Dan Crenshaw’s willful misleading, with predictably terrible results: Rep. Dan Crenshaw (R-Tex.) shared the clip on Twitter, and it quickly went viral. Omar’s allies swiftly condemned the congressman, who defended himself in an interview with NBC on […]
Good piece by Kate Manne: So far, at least in politics, it’s proving to be the Year of the White Guy. Two white male presidential candidates—Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders—have led the Democratic field from the start, and two others—Beto O’Rourke and Pete Buttigieg—have basked in glowing coverage. Meanwhile, experienced female rivals—Kirsten Gillibrand, Kamala Harris, […]

Assange Arrested

On April 11, 2019

The Pro-Trump ratfucker was arrested after being ejected from the Ecuadorian embassy. The American charges filed against him do potentially raise First Amendment concerns, but apparently he was arrest

I’m glad to see at least one story of absolutely critical importance get the attention it merits. To draw out a lesson of importance to non-hockey fans, however, I do want to say that this is a little bit misleading: This time, though, seems different. Like their provincial neighbors in Edmonton, the Flames are reaping […]
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