Van Jones

Daily Beast Hammers CNN’s Jones from Left: Working With Trump?

June 30th, 2020 10:42 AM

One of the people with the lengthiest records as an anchor and an analyst for the CNN cable channel is Van Jones, who has hosted several programs focused on politics and environmental issues over the past several years. However, that reputation may soon change as the liberal black commentator has been developing connections with conservative officials in the Trump Administration and working…

Source Finds Nasty NY Times Story Didn't 'Fully Reflect My Experience'

May 9th, 2020 3:14 PM
On the front of Wednesday’s New York Times was an article with the usual anti-White House theme. The headline was “FEMA Supply Effort Tangled by Kushner Team.” There were five names in the byline, and another three credited at the end. But still, the main character in this article wasn’t thrilled. Dr. Jeffrey Hendricks shared his frustrations with the Team Trump volunteers…
Video

MSNBC's Velshi Frets Wealthy Taxed Too Little, Dismisses Charity Work

April 5th, 2020 7:29 PM
On Sunday's Velshi show, MSNBC host Ali Velshi joined left-wing activist Reverend William Barber in complaining that taxes on the wealthy aren't higher, and dismissed the benefits to society contributed by the wealthy. He also invoked Marie Antoinette against the Trump administration over its handling of the coronavirus pandemic.
Video

Ayman Mohyeldin Tells Joy Reid of 'Brutal Israeli Military Occupation'

February 1st, 2020 3:33 PM
On Joy Reid's MSNBC show, commenting on the Trump administration's proposed Israeli/Palestinian peace plan, MSNBC's Ayman Mohyeldin told Reid that the plan fails to deliver on the Palestinian desire "not to live under a brutal Israeli military occupation that has now been for more than 50 years."
Video

CNN Hails Biden Attack on Kushner Credentials, Ignores Hunter

October 25th, 2019 10:39 AM
In a 60 Minutes interview, Joe Biden attacks Jared Kushner's lack of "credentials" to negotiate Middle East peace, saying he knows "nothing about it." CNN's reaction was essentially to say: you go, Joe! On this morning's New Day, Chris Cillizza twice called Biden's criticism "valid." Even that wasn't enough for Alisyn Camerota, who said:…

Luke Skywalker Attacks Ivanka’s Family on Twitter

Culture
September 30th, 2019 11:49 AM
Mark Hamill, the actor behind legendary childhood sci-fi hero Luke Skywalker, adopted the role of playground bully on Twitter this weekend, making fun of Ivanka Trump, her husband, and their child for the world to see. The man famous for his depiction of resistance to anger and hatred, couldn’t even look at an innocent photo without turning to the dark side. Shame on him.
Video

Netflix’s 'The Politician:' A Hotbed of Hypocritical Politics

Culture
September 30th, 2019 7:00 AM
A show created by noted liberal producer Ryan Murphy that’s literally called The Politician was never going to be unbiased. Predictably, we get the usual leftist fanfare along with an obnoxious and downright hypocritical takedown of the white, rich, and privileged under Donald Trump. (It’s not like Netflix has a shortage of those.)
Video

Nicolle Wallace on Jared: 'Rot, Malignancy, Know-Nothing Nincompoop'

June 3rd, 2019 9:36 PM
On her MSNBC show, former John McCain campaign aide Nicolle Wallace calls Jared and Ivanka Kushner a "rot"  and "malignancy," also calling Jared a "know-nothing nincompoop."
Video

Estrella TV Labels Jared Kushner 'Anti-Immigrant Czar'

Latino
April 29th, 2019 8:53 AM
Los Angeles-based Estrella TV’s coverage of the Trump administration's latest immigration proposal is so off base and inflammatory that it makes Univision look like a paragon of journalistic virtue in comparison. 
Video

'Late Show' Mocks Mueller Release as ‘Redacted, Redacted, Redacted!'

April 18th, 2019 10:48 PM
Spoofing current events has long been a staple for late-night comedians, but The Late Show on CBS with liberal host Stephen Colbert uses "spoofing" to project all its hateful takes as "comedy." They took the practice to an extremely irritating level on Wednesday evening, predicting the Mueller report would be heavily redacted. That turned out to be....Fake News. 
Video

Begala Calls Ivanka and Jared 'Cockroaches,' POTUS a 'Criminal'

March 13th, 2019 5:08 PM
Tuesday’s The Lead ended with a discussion about a new book called Kushner, Inc. by Vicky Ward, which alleges that President Trump wanted his daughter Ivanka Trump and son-in-law Jared Kushner fired from their positions as senior advisors in his administration. Not surprisingly, CNN host Jake Tapper and his panel were interested in this work of palace intrigue. The segment took an…
Video

NYT's Bruni Ties Trump Family to College Admissions Scandal

March 13th, 2019 7:41 AM
On CNN, NYT columnist and CNN contributor Frank Bruni suggests that a legal donation to Harvard made by Jared Kushner's father is not "morally different" from the crimes committed in the college admissions scandal. And so it was that this morning, CNN, with a big assist from New York Times columnist and CNN contributor Frank Bruni, found a way to tie the Trump family to the…

NY Times Tries to Ostracize Jared and Ivanka: Not 'Good for the Jews'

November 18th, 2018 4:10 PM
The New York Times sank into an ugly ethnic and religious controversy in its Sunday Styles front-page story on American Jewish reaction to the politically poweful couple of Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump, a take that many found offensive: “But Are They Good for the Jews?” That question is a traditional one in the Jewish community, if not a cliché, but underlined the offensiveness of…
Video

‘Hardball’ Nuttiness: Rhodes Blames Trump for Khashoggi's Death

October 18th, 2018 10:35 PM
Thursday’s lead Hardball segment offered blistering hot takes concerning the likely death of Washington Post contributor Jamal Khashoggi with former Obama administration official Ben Rhodes suggesting that President Trump’s disdain for the press allowed for Khashoggi’s death and host Chris Matthews equating Jared Kushner to the Saudi Crown Prince.