Thousands gathered in cities across the US on Sunday in response to the shocking violence seen at Charlottesville’s ‘Unite the Right’ rally on Saturday. Anti-fascist groups, Black Lives Matter supporters and others gathered in cities in states from coast to coast, including a planned march on Trump Tower in New York, a candlelight vigil in […]
The hate group crazed driver James Fields Jr. marched with before he mowed down a group of counter-protesters, killing one of them, has become a prominent neo-Nazi voice in the white nationalist movement, according to its opponents.
“They’ve definitely quickly become one of the premier organizations when it comes to the street demonstrations […]
The suspect was arrested nearby. Although far-right internet trolls initially claimed that the driver was an “anti-Trump open borders Bernie Sanders supporter” based on a mistaken identity dredged up from Reddit, James Alex Fields was later identified as the driver of the car and is being held without bail on charges of second degree murder, […]
Summing up all of American history in one book is nearly impossible — that’s why author Carl M. Cannon ingeniously takes it one day at a time. His “On This Date” (Twelve Books) highlights some of our country’s most important but less celebrated moments, from the arrival of the Mayflower through the 2016 presidential election, […]
Companies that have consistently increased their dividends over the course of several decades are often some of the most resilient businesses in the market. Dividend kings are especially popular with income investors because they have boosted their payouts for at least 50 consecutive years. American States Water (NYSE:AWR) is a small cap and under-followed dividend […]
President Donald Trump’s unexpected suggestion Friday that he might rely on military force to deal with Venezuela’s pressing political crisis was an astonishing statement that strained not only credulity but also the White House’s hard-won new friendships in Latin America. “I’m not going to rule out a military option,” Trump declared to reporters in Bedminster, […]
Soldiers sit on a hill overlooking Johnstown, Pennsylvania after the 1889 flood. (Credit: Histed/Library of Congress/Corbis/VCG via Getty Images) For years, the Gilded Age’s most powerful industrialists gathered at Lake Conemaugh, an idyllic body of water made possible by Pennsylvania’s South Fork Dam. Their secret retreat was a place to fish, hunt and consolidate their […]
China will intervene if America attacks North Korea first, according to a state-owner paper, and will only stay neutral if Kim Jong-un attacks the US first. An editorial in the Global Times, warned that ‘China should also make clear that if North Korea launches missiles that threaten US soil first and the US retaliates, China will […]
A protester, demanding justice for the death of Eric Garner, Michael Brown and Akai Gurley, holds a placard as he takes part in a march through Manhattan, New York December 7, 2014. REUTERS/Elizabeth Shafiroff On Aug. 9, 2014, Darren Wilson killed Michael Brown. A young black boy was killed, made into a corpse for the […]
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