Walter Williams Column: Today and Yesterday
September 10th, 2020 2:45 PM
In matters of race and other social phenomena, there is a tendency to believe that what is seen today has always been. For black people, the socioeconomic progress achieved during my lifetime, which started in 1936, exceeded anyone's wildest dreams. In 1936, most black people lived in gross material poverty and racial discrimination. Such poverty and discrimination is all but nonexistent today…
EVIL: Joy Mocks Rising Crime as ‘Fairy Tale,’ But Fears DHS ‘Invasion’
July 22nd, 2020 11:41 PM
For MSNBC’s The ReidOut host Joy Reid, rising urban crime and violence were just things she laughed about and dismissed Wednesday as a “false” “narrative” concocted by President Trump to scare “white suburbs.” Rather, Reid insisted that Trump deployed “paramilitary” “secret police” across the country as he prepares to ignore the results of the 2020 election and that any such…
Washington Post: Russians Pranking Maxine Waters Undermined America
January 11th, 2020 7:21 AM
The same Russian comedians who two years ago pranked Congressman Adam Schiff are back. This time they pranked Congresswoman Maxine Waters into believing she was talking to Greta Thunberg who had some personal information how nasty President Trump was to her. The Washington Post was not amused.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Doubles Down on Free Speech Stance
December 3rd, 2019 1:06 PM
Even after persistent attacks by liberal critics, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg doubled down on defending one of America’s most iconic values -- free speech. Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan appeared in a “CBS This Morning” interview which aired this past Monday. During the interview, and in the face of media pressure, the couple defended Facebook’s recent policy…
Comedy? Samantha Bee: 'We Need Student Loan Forgiveness Now'
August 1st, 2019 3:51 PM
While Full Frontal host Samantha Bee briefly weighed in on the Democratic presidential debates, she devoted most of her opening monologue Wednesday night to promoting student loan forgiveness. After highlighting some of the candidates’ proposals for dealing with the student debt crisis, Bee declared that “we need student loan forgiveness now.”
DUH: HUD Housing Should Put Americans First
May 22nd, 2019 10:35 PM
We no longer live in a constitutional republic. We live in an idiocracy. Only in modern-day America, under the Democratic-controlled U.S. House of Representatives, is the basic proposition that federally subsidized public housing should benefit American citizens and legal residents slammed as “despicable” and “damaging.” Those are the hysterical words used by Democratic…
Scarborough Begs Billionaire Tom Steyer: Get Bill Barr Disbarred!
May 21st, 2019 8:04 AM
On Morning Joe, Joe Scarborough calls on billionaire Tom Steyer to "get some lawyers" to work for the disbarment of Attorney General William Barr. Steyer has spent tens of millions of dollars on TV ads calling for the impeachment of President Trump.
Matthews Spends Hour Hitting Dems from the Left on Impeachment
April 24th, 2019 5:07 PM
On Tuesday night, MSNBC host Chris Matthews spent the duration of Hardball going after his fellow lefties from their own even more fanatical flank, pushing impeachment because America has “a President who broke his oath” who’s illegitimate on similar footing with disputed home run king Barry Bonds due to his reported use of steroids.
View Applauds Waters Shutting Down Mnuchin: 'Don't Mess With Auntie!'
April 10th, 2019 11:57 AM
Wednesday on The View, the co-hosts argued about the combative exchange between Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Rep. Maxine Waters that happened during a committee hearing Tuesday. When the Democrat committee chair wanted to keep questioning Mnuchin, despite a previously agreed upon ending time, the two had a fiery exchange that prompted View co-hosts Sunny Hostin and Joy Behar to gush…
Will the Moment Seize Democrats?
November 9th, 2018 1:09 PM
We are about to find out whether Democrats meant it when they lamented the loss of civility in Washington. Having won the majority in the House of Representatives in Tuesday's election, will they cooperate with Republicans and "reach across the aisle," or will they pander to their base, which wants President Trump's blood? Guess which scenario I'm betting on Rep. Maxine…
Heilemann: ‘Most Plausible’ to Argue Trump Supporter Sent Bombs
October 25th, 2018 11:02 AM
Less than 24 hours after several packages containing pipe bombs were intercepted on their way to prominent Democrats and the headquarters of CNN, a similar package was found on its way to one of the homes of liberal actor Robert De Niro Thursday morning. On MSNBC’s Morning Joe, anchor Willie Geist broke the news, and contributor John Heilemann made it an opportunity to blame conservative…
Vox Writer Avoids the I-Word in Article about House Dems Top Priority
September 11th, 2018 5:14 PM
What do you think the top priority of Congress would be if the Democrats win control of the House in November? The answer is something upon which both the left and the right would agree: Impeachment. And yet the official Democrat position is pretend that impeachment is not on their minds 24/7 because they know such an admission could hurt them with the voters. Therefore most of the…
FNC Hosts Highlight Politicization of Aretha Franklin's Funeral
September 1st, 2018 2:17 PM
Newsbusters has previously reported on the media and the left’s politicization of John McCain’s funeral; not surprisingly, the funeral of “The Queen of Soul” Aretha Franklin also got political; with guests taking shots at President Trump and controversial figures such as Nation of Islam Founder Louis Farrakhan taking center stage. Throughout Friday evening’s…
NY Mag Hits Dems, Journos From Left; GOP 'White Supremacy'
July 17th, 2018 4:15 PM
“Summer of Rage,” feminist author Rebecca Traister’s entry for New York magazine, actually attacked the Democratic Party and journalists from the left while defending harassment of Trump officials in public. The online subhead set the tone: “White men are the minority in the United States -- no wonder they get uncomfortable when their power is challenged.”