February 2018 - Liberal Resistance

Archive for February 2018

Trump Team Loses An Honest Man

Jonathan Swan of Axios is reporting that Josh Raffel, a senior communications official at the Whitehouse, is leaving to return to the private sector. This is a blow to the administration in general, and to Ivanka and Jared Kushner in particular. Raffel was seen as a clean, competent, and trustworthy individual who could be relied…

Read More

Kushner Loses Security Clearance

In what could be the beginning of a major shake up in the Trump Whitehouse, Jared Kushner has reportedly been denied a high-level security clearance by Chief of Staff, John Kelly. This comes after weeks of wrangling between Kelly and the president’s son-in-law. This could be a fatal blow to Kushner’s career. He has been…

Read More

Black Panther, White Bigot

There was an intriguing article over on Splinter recently, Black Panther Is Making Conservatives Feel Profoundly Threatened by Isha Aran. She’s looked at a number of reviews of the film that were written by right-leaning reviewers. What’s she’s found, she says, is a certain class of white people is a bit concerned about Panther. It…

Read More

Run, run, run

By Peter H. Salus The New York Times, the BBC and many other media today reported: “I really believe I’d run in there even if I didn’t have a weapon,” Mr Trump told a group of state governors gathered at the White House. Well, I call BS! Mr. Trump is a bully and a coward.…

Read More

The NRA Boycott

Student activists protesting the Portland, Florida high school shooting take on the NRA… and win Students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High school in Portland, Florida are standing up and fighting back for gun control Students are terrified and outraged by the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High school in Portland, Florida on Valentine’s Day where…

Read More

Jared At Kelly’s Mercy?

The Washington Post is reporting that Donald Trump will leave son-in-law Jared Kushner’s security clearance to John Kelly. If true, it would mean a potentially crushing defeat for Kushner, who has been wrangling with Kelly for months. As LR Net noted on 22 Feb, Kushner has taken on a senior role in the Trump White…

Read More

The Phone Protester’s Workshop….

by Marc Keyser author of TheResistance.Blog   Remember the song by the Beatles that goes, “Say you want a revolution?” Say you are outraged at the Parkland school shooting…. And you want the President and Congress to regulate the sale of assault weapons, and you’ve had it with NRA bribing the members of Congress with…

Read More
123...10...