2020-candidates-rally-behind-gabbard-over-charges-of-being-a-russian-agent

Several 2020 Democratic presidential candidates have come to defend fellow candidate U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard of Hawaii after the party’s 2016 nominee, Hillary Clinton, charged that Gabbard was a Russian asset. “I’m not making any predictions, but I think they’ve got their eye on somebody who is currently in the Democratic primary and are grooming…

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no,-men-don’t-need-to-be-more-like-women

Why does American culture constantly tell women to be more like men? The New York Times recently ran an op-ed entitled “Enough Leaning In. Let’s Tell Men to Lean Out,” opposing the assertiveness movement’s message that women should aspire to male standards. I found myself nodding along with the critique of “this fist-pumping restyling of feminism”…

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hillary-clinton-engages-in-insane-conspiracy-theory-attacking-tulsi-gabbard

Former secretary of state and 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton claimed Tuesday that the Russians are propping up U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard of Hawaii for a third-party presidential run in 2020. “I’m not making any predictions, but I think they’ve got their eye on somebody who is currently in the Democratic primary and are…

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whatever-you-do,-don’t-send-your-kids-to-j-school

Jay Rosen has had it up to here with CNN moderators asking front-running Democratic Party primary candidates to explain their signature policy positions. “The ‘make Elizabeth Warren say she would raise taxes on the middle class’ question should be a credibility killer. For the journalists who keep asking it,” Rosen tweeted. Not long ago, any…

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jordan-peterson-isn’t-dangerous.-stop-censoring-the-movie-about-him

In recent weeks, venues in three North American cities have cancelled screenings of a new movie, “The Rise of Jordan Peterson.” In each case, from Toronto to Brooklyn to Portland, the decision was made in response to criticism that Peterson, a Canadian psychologist who was thrust into fame in 2015 with a controversy over trans…

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democratic-debate-places-spotlight-on-columbus-suburb-where-voters-remain-undecided

WESTERVILLE, Ohio — “As goes Ohio, so goes the nation.” The popular mantra has come to define the politics of the “Buckeye State,” swaying its electoral votes to the winning candidate in each presidential election since 1896, with the exception of backing Richard Nixon in 1960. However, the state’s recent voting history has some Democrats…

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three-questions-debate-moderators-should-ask-the-2020-front-runners

The largest 2020 Democratic debate stage of this cycle, featuring 12 candidates, will be held in Westerville, Ohio on Tuesday. The event will be moderated by CNN’s Erin Burnett and Anderson Cooper as well as The New York Times’ national editor Marc Lacey. The candidates for tomorrow’s debate include: Joe Biden (27.8%) Cory Booker (1.3%)…

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jeff-flake’s-call-for-the-gop-to-reject-trump-shows-he-has-learned-nothing-since-2016

Jeff Flake has learned nothing and forgotten nothing. The former senator from Arizona is urging his former colleagues to abandon the president over the Ukraine allegations. Like the French aristocrats of the Bourbon restoration, Flake has learned nothing from losing the office he recalls so fondly. He denounces President Trump but does not consider why…

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new-york-times-questions-bernie-sanders-health-secrecy:-‘why-the-mystery?’

The New York Times questioned why 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders was withholding key details about a recent health scare. The 78-year-old Vermont senator temporarily suspended his campaign on Wednesday after undergoing a medical procedure to open up a blocked artery. “During a campaign event yesterday evening, Sen. Sanders experienced some chest discomfort,” his campaign said…

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sixth-grader-admits-she-lied-about-white-boys-cutting-off-her-hair-at-christian-school

A sixth-grade black girl who accused three white male classmates of pinning her down and cutting off her dreadlocks last week at a private Christian school in Virginia admitted Monday that she made up the story. Amari Allen, 12, initially claimed the event happened last Monday during recess at the hands of a group of…

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