If it walks, talks and quacks like a Nazi, it’s a Nazi

This photo of Peter Cvjetanovic, a self-described white nationalist who attended a rally of other white nationalists which one protester died at, has gone viral over the weekend. Peter Cvjetanovic has since released a statement telling us it was all a big misunderstanding: “I did not expect the photo to be shared as much as […]

Trump Responds To North Korea Rhetoric With Statement That Sounds A Lot Like North Korea Rhetoric

The Trump administration has spent much of the summer trying to work out what to do about North Korea, but now the unthinkable has actually happened and North Korea has apparently developed a miniaturized nuclear warhead that can fit on a missile, President Trump has resorted to the only language he understands: bombast and bluster. Trump […]

Trump is a bumbling idiot, but he’s still dangerous.

This has been billed as the week that the Trump Presidency hit a new low. The hiring of Anthony Scaramucci, the ‘leaking’ of Scaramucci’s disclosure form, the disclosure that the disclosure form was actually public record, Scaramucci’s criticism of White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus as a “paranoid schizophrenic, a paranoiac,” and the subsequent […]

Trump just appointed an Ambassador For Religious Freedom

Donald Trump has just announced that he has appointed Sam Brownback as ambassador-at-large for International Religious Freedom. “Religious Freedom is the first freedom,” the governor said on Twitter Wednesday evening. “The choice of what you do with your own soul. I am honored to serve such an important cause.” Choice, when used by the religious […]

Why Trump is the death knell for American exceptionalism

In 1835, when Andrew Jackson was in the White House, Alexis de Tocqueville wrote an essay called “Democracy in America” which has come to define how American people see themselves. It was an analysis of why republican representative democracy has succeeded in the United States while failing elsewhere. Tocqueville, sent by the French government to […]

Sanders: I’ll Be Trump’s Worst Nightmare If He Goes After Minorities

Yas Bernie! Senator Bernie Sanders promised on Thursday that he would be Trump’s “worst nightmare” if he targeted minority groups. “If Donald Trump takes people’s anger and turns it against Muslims, Hispanics, African Americans and women, we will be his worst nightmare,” the Vermont senator tweeted. If Donald Trump takes people's anger and turns it […]

Trump Already Stuffing His Team With Washington Insiders

Donald Trump may have a problem with “professional protesters” but he appears to have no such qualms about professional politicians. Barely 24 hours into Trump’s term as President-elect, Trump’s team is already stuffed with Washington political insiders. Trump came to power on a promise to “drain the swamp” in Washington, proposing congressional term limits and […]

Trump, Putin’s Useful Idiot?

On November 8th, the two candidates with the lowest net-favourability ratings to ever contest the American Presidential election will end their historic Presidential race. Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are more strongly disliked at this point than at any point in the previous ten presidential cycles. Such is the strangeness of this campaign that it […]