Articles in the category Politics

Disney CEO Bob Iger Completely Misses the Mark When Responding to Bernie

Bob Iger Dodges Sanders’ Criticism of Low Wages On Tuesday, Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders criticized Disney at a rally in Anaheim, California. “Anybody make a living wage working for Disney?” Sanders asked. “It’s an example of what we’re talking about when we talk about a rigged economy.” “Disney pays its workers wages that are […]

Canadians Are Outraged That Justin Trudeau Elbowed Someone And Hasn’t Apologized Enough Yet

Some are calling this Canadian faux pax Elbowgate, as Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau found himself at the center of controversy over what qualifies in Canada as a heated physical exchange. After apparently giving a female member of parliament an elbow to the chest, many were outraged at Trudeau’s actions, described by another MP as “physical molestation.” […]

Poll Shows Most Millennials Reject Free-Market Capitalism

Millennials Are Increasingly Skeptical of Capitalism A recent Harvard poll of young adults between 18 and 29 years old found that Millennials are increasingly skeptical of free-market capitalism. A whopping 51 percent of respondents said don’t support capitalism, compared to only 42 percent that say they do. The results of Harvard’s survey are in-line with other research indicating […]

Hillary Clinton Supporters Coordinate to Remove Bernie Groups from Facebook

Pro-Clinton Facebook Group Coordinates To Shut Down Large Bernie Sanders Groups on Facebook Last night, supporters of presidential candidate Hillary Clinton launched a coordinated attack on pro-Bernie Sanders groups, in an apparent act of mass reporting that was meant to shut down the largest Facebook groups supporting Sanders. In a press release, an admin of the Bernie Believers Facebook group […]

#PotLuckForBernie: Dine With The 99 Events Flood Social Media

If you’ve spent a few minutes perusing social media this weekend, you might of noticed the flood of pictures of small dinner parties celebrating Bernie Sanders’ campaign. #PotLuckForBernie and #DineWithThe99 quickly started trending on social media as Sander’s supporters responded to another candidate’s lavish fundraising dinner. George Clooney hosted a dinner in support of Democratic […]