In wake of the Kathy Griffin photo that shocked many Americans on Tuesday, which shows Griffin holding a bloody severed head that appears strangely similar to that of Donald Trump, officials expressed their overall negative reactions towards the photo. President Trump claims that Griffin “should be ashamed of herself” as the photo has affected his 11-year-old […]Read more "CNN’s depictions of First Lady Melania Trump"
Advertisers, including USAA and Cars.com, have pulled out of Sean Hannity’s Fox News show because of his continuous support of conspiracy theory on the death of Seth Rich, young Democratic National Committee staffer who was killed last June. The companies are pulling their ads because of Hannity’s disregard of emotion for Rich’s family and friends and […]Read more "Seth Rich conspiracy theory causes news sources to forget their ethics"
Many sponsors of the Puerto Rican Day Parade, including Coca-Cola, AT&T, and The Yankees, have pulled out or lessened support due to the parade’s apparent involvement with a “terrorist”, as many articles have called him. National Puerto Rican Day Parade representative have come out to say that this year’s parade will be honoring Oscar Lopez […]Read more "Sponsors pull out of Puerto Rican Day Parade due to controversial activist"
Front pages of most news outlets today and Monday displayed the terrorist attack in Manchester, England on Monday night. A suicide bomber, identified as Salman Abedi, killed 22 people, including some young children. The incident took place after a concert by pop singer Ariana Grande when fans were leaving the venue. Reuters published an article on […]Read more "On the Representation of Ariana Grande in the Manchester incident"
Today, I thought I would stray from my usual news sources and read the most random one I could find: The Rickey Smiley Morning Show. I have never read this source before, and I even had to Google to find out who Rickey Smiley is, as I have heard of him before but I was […]Read more "Unconventional news sources on Trump, Comey, and Chaffetz"
The New York Times first page article today was entitled “Israel Said to be Source of Secret Intelligence Trump Disclosed to Russians.” From Washington, the article says that “classified intelligence that President Trump disclosed in a meeting last week with Russian officials at the White House was provided by Israel.” I am not too familiar with […]Read more "Russia, Israel, and the States: Disclosed secret intelligence from Trump"
There has been much controversy over President Donald Trump’s decision and reasonings to fire James Comey, FBI director. Trump deemed Comey unfit for the position after his public handling of the investigation into Hillary Clinton’s emails. Corey’s release comes just around the time that Comey and the FBI began investigating Russia’s involvement in manipulating the recent […]Read more "Conspiracy lingers after Trump fires Comey"