There are signs Trump’s trade friction is killing jobs in big manufacturing states

There are some signs that President Donald Trump’s tariffs on steel, aluminum, and other imports are slowing hiring in manufacturing-heavy states, according to Deutsche Bank. Warnings that Trump’s trade policies could produce this kind of result have been pouring in from economists. It’s still early days, but there are some signs that the Trump administration’s […]

Kim Jong Un’s latest play for peace was actually a declaration that it’s ready for nuclear war — and it just might get it

Kim Jong Un recently announced North Korea would stop nuclear tests and some missile tests, which will help peace talks go on uninterrupted, but the reason why is troubling. Kim says North Korea has finished its nuclear intercontinental ballistic missile program, and therefore it can stop testing. Instead of an olive branch, the pause in […]

Trump’s new national security adviser John Bolton chaired an anti-Muslim group promoted by Russian trolls

John Bolton, President Donald Trump’s new national security adviser, chaired an anti-Muslim think tank that promotes false, misleading, and discriminatory news, NBC News reported Monday. Gatestone Institute has published articles describing an “army” of “jihadists” taking over Europe, the “Great White Death” of “native” Europeans, and mass rape perpetrated by immigrants and refugees. Bolton has […]

Sean Hannity reportedly amassed multimillion dollar real estate holdings from foreclosures — and help from the Housing Department

A report from The Guardian found public records that link Fox News host Sean Hannity to shell companies that spent $90 million on more than 870 homes. The US Department of Housing and Urban Development apparently granted Hannity loans to buy at least two of the buildings. Hannity reportedly bought dozens of foreclosed properties at […]