The Biden administration is deporting Cubans “because Cubans by and large are conservatives.”
Did the Internal Revenue Service donate thousands of dollars to the campaign of Katie Hobbs, the Democratic candidate for governor of Arizona? No, that's not true: The U.S. government agency told Lead Stories in an email that "it does not
REVIEW Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, researchers and journalists have noted partisan differences in adherence to physical distancing and mask wearing, and intention to receive the COVID-19 vaccine between Democrats and Republicans in the U.S.
School board elections, the new venue for fighting the culture wars, are getting more attention from political action groups.The post The New Political Battleground appeared first on The Dispatch.
As more Christian churches push harder into right-wing politics, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) will not tackle apparent violations of federal law, ProPublica and the Texas Tribune reported on October 30 2022. The two news sites said that they had
On October 26 2022, a post to Reddit’s r/politics suggested that Republican candidate for Senate and television personality Mehmet Oz stated that a decision to have an abortion should be between “a woman, her doctor, and local political lea
Acts of defiance, big and small, have continued uninterrupted across multiple generations, writes this professor.
Hurricane Ian was orchestrated as part of a pandemic-related conspiracy to devastate Floridians.
Memes, like jokes, are often depicted as mostly harmless and incapable of exerting political influence. But recent elections have demonstrated organizers can easily leverage them to build political movements, spread […] The post How memes can fue
At United Facts of America, a panel of experts defined memes and discussed the political significance and conservative organizers’ widespread adoption of them.
Although violent crime remains below the record rates of the early 1990s, several categories of violent crime have seen significant increases since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020. Experts say the ads are meant to induce fear, which can moti
Disinformation about election processes and alleged election fraud is falsely stoking anger among voters who feel neglected by their government. That same disinformation — perpetuated by online elements and amplified […] The post Political extr
The House passed legislation intended to make it harder for future presidents to interfere with the once-a-decade census that determines political power and federal funding.
Screenshots show that conservative political commentator Ben Shapiro received more than $20,000 in Paycheck Protection Program loan forgiveness.
The policy applies to teachers and other school employees.
Formally called "OnTheIssues," Snopes' first-ever political newsletter has a new look and name.
Instead of fighting opioid addiction, a nonprofit founded by J.D. Vance paid his “top political adviser” and funded “political polling.”
Sri Lanka’s president, Estonia’s prime minister and Ukrainian diplomats were arrested.
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis “signs bill requiring Florida students, professors to register political views with (the) state.”
As they campaign to win the election in November, Republicans are blaming Democrats for record-high gas prices, and Democrats are shifting the blame to oil companies. Florida Republican Marco Rubio […] The post There are no easy answers on reduci
While Allen wasn't cast in the 2022 "Lightyear" movie, he was working on a different project with Disney.
Experts don’t see ways for elected officials to quickly cut gas prices, but there might be moves to reduce prices over time.
Political Extremism in the Public Square: A resource for journalists and voters
Cataloging the political and policy uncertainties of the Roe decision leak
Dead deer, cartoon cats, "covfefe." A lot can go wrong when politicians log in to social media.
Quick Take John Wilkes Booth, who assassinated Republican President Abraham Lincoln in 1865, was affiliated with the anti-immigrant Know-Nothing Party and was a supporter of slavery and the Confederacy. Social media posts claim without evidence that Bo
New York Times clarified through a tweet that the screenshot in circulation is fake.
The New York Times clarified that the screenshot of the news report in circulation is fake.
"We've had two members engage in a Democrat-led persecution of ordinary citizens who engaged in legitimate political discourse.”
The midterm election campaigns have barely begun, and politicians and advocacy groups are already spending over $1 million a day on Facebook ads to energize their supporters and gain new […] The post How to find out who is behind a political ad o
Issue and political ads on Facebook top $1M a day. Our guide helps you learn who's behind the ads you see, and whom they target.
Issue and political ads on Facebook top $1M a day. Our guide helps you learn who's behind the ads you see, and who they target.
Here's a short run-down of developments the U.S. president (and voters) likely will keep an eye on.
Carlos Gimenez “wants a national database to track you and discriminate against you.”
Is a concrete wall being erected in front of the White House for political reasons? No, that's not true: A spokesperson for the National Park Service, the federal agency that oversees the White House as a part of President's Park, told Le
“Chief Justice John Roberts goes after the highest court in the land, citing their ‘inappropriate political influence.’”
Aung San Suu Kyi, the civilian leader of Myanmar who was ousted in a de facto coup this year, was convicted of incitement and another charge and sentenced to four years in prison.