Category: Politics

Bangladesh is not a ‘climate shithole’

In a January 19 article about the impacts of climate change in Bangladesh, New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof describes a coastal island on the verge of disappearance and farmers forced to “marry off” their underage daughters as a result of losses linked to sea level …

How Many Nuclear Weapons Do U.S and Russia Have?

The State Department published Thursday the aggregate number of nuclear arms and delivery systems believed to be in the hands of both the U.S. and Russia, the world’s leading nuclear powers. The list was released in line with the terms of the New Strategic Arms Reduction …

‘Simpsons’ Showrunner Slams Ted Cruz

The annual Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) is in full swing, attracting conservative politicians, personalities and voters from across the country. On Thursday Texas sentator Ted Cruz was one of the featured guests, and he used his appearance to drop some pop culture knowledge. “The Democrats …

Trump Called Out for ‘Immoral’ Lies at CPAC

Conservative celebrity Ben Shapiro had a simple message to President Donald Trump: Stop lying. The message was delivered, with customary bluntness, during the Daily Wire editor’s CPAC speech Thursday afternoon. And it was generally well received by the hundreds of conservatives who packed a ballroom here …