If you have a real defense, you don't need to lie. Trump's impeachment lawyers, however, don't have many facts on their side. The evidence against Trum…
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Today is a historic day. For just the third time in United States history, the Senate will put a president on trial and consider his removal from offic…
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For years, supporters and opponents of gun control have squared off in Virginia’s capital, Richmond, on the third Monday in January. With Democrats in …
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A new study reveals that YouTube is pushing millions of people to watch videos with dangerous misinformation about climate change. For searches of the …
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UPDATE: The "real" Daily Wire In October, Popular Information exposed the tactics that made the Daily Wire, a toxic right-wing website founded by conse…
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Increasingly, major corporations are claiming they will change their business practices to address global warming. Why? While the United States withdre…
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On January 3, Trump authorized a drone attack on Iranian commander Qasem Soleimani, putting the country on the precipice of war. Ten days later, the Am…
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Since Trump ordered the drone attack that killed Iranian commander Qasem Soleimani, television news has been filled with commentary on the strike and i…
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UPDATE: On Tuesday night, Iran “launched more than a dozen ballistic missiles against U.S. military and coalition forces in Iraq,” according to the Dep…
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When the Bush administration was selling the Iraq War, it did not justify military action by arguing that Saddam Hussein was a bad guy. Rather, adminis…
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On Friday morning, President Trump ordered a drone strike that killed Qassim Suleimani, a powerful Iranian military commander, near the Baghdad airport…
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