Category Archives: Controversial

How Amy Klobuchar Could Win The 2020 Democratic Nomination

By Nate Silver of FiveThirtyEight – Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar announced her candidacy for president at a rally in Minneapolis on Sunday, February 10, becoming the fifth Democratic senator1 to launch a campaign. In contrast to some of the big … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Controversial, Democrats, FiveThirtyEight, Politics

‘A recipe for disaster’? Trump’s border emergency drags the GOP into a risky fight ahead of 2020

By Rachael Bade, Sean Sullivan and Josh Dawsey of the Washington Post – President Trump’s decision to unilaterally attempt to build his promised wall at the Mexico border is pulling his party into a tailspin of drama and unease — … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Congress, Controversial, Donald Trump, Political parties, Politics, Republicans

Can A ‘Moderate’ Win The 2020 Democratic Primary?

By Perry Bacon Jr. of FiveThirtyEight – If you follow politics through cable news, or via Twitter, you might get the impression that the Democratic Party is dominated by voters who are almost exclusively coastal, liberal, secular, well-educated and relatively … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Controversial, Democrats

For Darwin Day, 6 facts about the evolution debate

By David Masci of Pew Research – Today is the 210th anniversary of Charles Darwin’s birth, a day now celebrated by some as Darwin Day. Darwin is best known for his theory of evolution through natural selection. When Darwin’s work was first made public … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Pew Research, Religion

From fake news to enemy of the people: An anatomy of Trump’s tweets

By Stephanie Sugars of the Committee to Protect Journalists – Since announcing his candidacy in the 2016 presidential elections to the end of his second year in office, U.S. President Donald Trump has sent 1,339 tweets about the media that … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Donald Trump, Fake news, Journalism