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Alexander Cockburn on the Alt-Right: A Prophecy or Fallacy?

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VBxC48liHmI?list=PL1846D10C9E23F23E] The late Alexander Cockburn tapped into something a long time ago when he discovered the Libertarian movement in this country. He understood that,...

Fentanyl Cheerleaders: How Insys Peddled its Products

There's a great story in the Wall Street Journal today -- "Fentanyl Billionaire Comes Under Fire as Death Toll Mounts From Prescription Opioids" --...

Dear God, Please Let Sarah Palin be the Next Interior Minister

Attorney General Rudy Giuliani. Secretary of State Newt Gingrich. Secretary of Defense Mike Flynn. Secretary of Commerce Mike Huckabee. These are names that provoke fear and...

Back in the USSR: Yes, Democrats, there is a working class

There's really not much to say at the moment. At least I can't think of much after staring at my screen for the last...

Did Chelsea Pay For Her Wedding With Foundation Money? Can't wait...

Hillary's liberal supporters and bedwetters have been outraged by reports that Donald Trump used money from his foundation on a portrait of himself, to...

If Defeated, Will Hillary Accept Results or Claim Vote was Rigged?...

Well, a new poll is out that shows that the presidential race is basically tied and it appears Donald Trump has momentum heading into the...

John Podesta Needs a Serious Fashion Upgrade

OK, I'm going to level with you. My week kind of sucks and I'm working on a couple of big stories for Washington Babylon...

Clinton Surrogate Ran Business That Allegedly Moved Dirty Money Into Florida

I have a story today in the New York Observer that looks at Freddy Balsera, a leading surrogate and fundraiser for Hillary Clinton who ran...

This Campaign Satire Might Save Your Day

Hillary Clinton is going to be the next president. Kenneth Bone wore a red sweater and became a celebrity. The Upper West Side thinks...

After Destroying Man’s Life, Obama Administration Drops Bogus Case Against Him

I know arms dealers are not generally seen as sympathetic, but you should be worried about the story of Marc Turi. He’s the guy...